European Society for Social and Affective Neuroscience

22 June, 2021 MAKEITSOCIAL: Making a difference - the role of Social Neuroscience in addressing pressing societal challenges

The symposium will be chaired by
Claus Lamm, University of Vienna, and
Lasana Harris, University College London

We will have invited talks, by experienced PIs in the field. The symposium will conclude with a panel discussion, to increase interaction and exchange between speakers, chairs, and attendees. Talks will be 20/25 min + 5/10 min discussion (used at discretion of speakers)

Maximum participants: 80

Registration fee: 10 EUR
(registration is possible with ESCAN conference registration only)


Program:

09:45Virtual Meeting Opens
09:55-10:00Opening remarks (Lamm, Harris)

10:00-11:30

Environment and Brain
10:00Simone Kuhn, Max Planck Berlin
10:30Benedikt Langenbach, University of Bern & Klinikum Essen
11:00Damien Brevers, University of Luxembourg "The adoption of sustainable habits and the lure of willpower"

11:30-11:45

COMFORT BREAK

12:00

Biased Communication and Media
Manos Tsakiris, Royal Holloway University
12:30Virtual interactive Lunch break

13:00-14:00

Prosociality: Aging, and Stress
13:00Patricia Lockwood, University of Oxford, University of Birmingham
13:30Paul Forbes, University of Vienna

14:00-15:00

Group Processes and Empathy
14:00Grit Hein, University of W├╝rzburg
14:30Lasana Harris, University College London

15:00-15:15

COMFORT BREAK

15:15-16:00

PANEL DISCUSSION and CLOSING REMARKS
Moderators: Chairs Lamm and Harris;
Panel: all speakers