International Multisensory Research Forum 2011 (Sendai, Japan)

Event Date: 
Sat, 04/06/2011 (All day) - Tue, 08/11/2011 (All day)
The International Multisensory Research Forum (IMRF) provides a platform for scientists from around the world who are interested in how different senses interact and how their input is integrated to communicate with one another. The IMRF seeks to include scientific input from many different disciplines and species with a variety of perspectives including anatomical, cognitive, behavioral, computational, developmental, engineering, physiological, neuropsychological approaches and others.

This year's meeting is hosted by Tohoku University and will be held at the Sendai International Center in Sendai, Japan.

Keynote speakers:

  • Prof. Beatrice de Gelder
    (Faculty of Social and Behavioural Sciences, Tilburg University, the Netherlands)
  • Prof. Norihiro Sadato
    (Division of Cerebral Integration, National Institutes of Natural Sciences, Japan)
  • Prof. Mel Slater
    (Department of Computer Science, University College London, U.K.)

Get more information about this years forum at the IMRF 2011 website.