MEi:CogSci Conference 2018

June 14, 2018 – June 16, 2018

Submissions and deadlines

10 May 2018 23:59 CEST: Deadline for Author's Registration
14 May 2018 23:59 CEST: Submission of Abstracts
16 May 2018 23:59 CEST: Receive Abstracts for Review
23 May 2018 23:59 CEST: Submission of Review 1 and Review 2
25 May 2018 23:59 CEST: Receive Reviews of Abstract
1 June 2018 23:59 CEST: Submission of Final Abstracts

For submitting your work to the conference you can first check out the call for papers and then register to the submission system (hosted by the University of Vienna) and submit your paper within the system.

Conference programme

The conference programme will appear here.

Invited speakers

Prof. Richard P. Cooper (Department of Psychological Sciences, Birkbeck University of London)

Dr. Igor Riečanský (Centre of Experimental Medicine, Slovak Academy of Sciences; SCAN Unit, Institute of Clinical, Biological and Differential Psychology, Faculty of Psychology, University of Vienna)

Prof. Olga Markič (Department of Philosophy, Faculty of Arts, University of Ljubljana)

Organising team

MEi:CogSci conference 2018 is organised by the Centre for Cognitive Science, Dept. of Applied Informatics, FMPH, Comenius University. For more information including contact data please visit the CCS homepage.

Conference Venue

The conference takes place at the Faculty of Mathematics, Physics and Informatics, Comenius University, in Mlynská dolina, Bratislava (FMPH UK on Google maps).

Enter from the eastern side (close to the statue of Nicolas Copernicus), then follow the signs for the MEiCogSci conference

Update: the conference coffee break donation of usual X Euro should be given already at the registration.

How to get there

From the Central railway station (Hlavná stanica)

Take the bus no. 32, get off at the bus stop Botanická záhrada (approx. 13 min).

From the railway station Petržalka

Take the bus no. 91 or 191 to Nový most (approx. 4 min), then change for the tram no. 4 or 9 to Botanická záhrada (approx. 6 min).

From the airport

Take the bus no. 61 to the Central railway station (Hlavná stanica, approx. 25 min), then change for the bus no. 32, get off at the bus stop Botanická záhrada (approx. 13 min).

From the bus station Mlynské nivy

Take the bus no. 70 to Nový most (approx. 5 min), then change for the tram no. 4 or 9 to Botanická záhrada (approx. 6 min).

On foot from Botanická záhrada

From tram/bus station Botanical garden (Botanická záhrada) or from hotel Družba cross the big street via the overbridge and continue straight on. Pass the Faculty of Natural Sciences (Prírodovedecká fakulta) on the left and the next building on your left is the Faculty of Mathematics, Physics and Informatics. Enter from the eastern side (close to the statue of Nicolas Copernicus), then follow the signs for the MEiCogSci conference (see the map).

By car

If coming from Austria or Hungary, follow the motorway D2 (E65), and right after crossing the Danube take exit 62 (Mlynská dolina, Devín). If coming from Czech Republic, follow the motorway D2 (E65), right after coming through the tunnel Sitina, take exit towards Devín, Karlova ves, Centrum. Here is the location of FMPH UK on Google maps.

Accommodation

Hotel Družba

There are multiple options for accommodation in Bratislava, the closest is Hotel Družba on the riverside of Danube. See the map.

The conference venue is in the walking distance (5-10 min) from the Hotel Družba. From the hotel Družba cross the big street via the overbridge and continue straight on. Pass the Faculty of Natural Sciences (Prírodovedecká fakulta) on the left and the next building on your left is the Faculty of Mathematics, Physics and Informatics. Enter from the eastern side (close to the statue of Nicolas Copernicus), then follow the signs for the MEiCogSci conference (see the map).

Other options

Section under construction.

Other useful info

Public transportation

Local public transport in Bratislava (timetables, routes, ticket info, journey planner).

Internet connection

Wifi is available at the faculty through Eduroam.

Food

The Faculty has two school canteens and a cafeteria. One large canteen (FAYNFOOD) and the cafeteria are located in the Physics building - very close to the entrance, the other canteen (FREEFOOD) is in the Mathematics building at the very end of the long corridor that you enter if you go straight from the reception. The current menu, as well as other dining options, can be found here. Besides our Faculty, there are several buffees, a cafeteria and a pizzeria in the nearby Faculty of natural sciences, and plenty others are in the student's dormitory area in Slávičie údolie.

Breakfeast options around Družba: there are two supermarkets in walking distance (10 min or 1 tram stop) westward from the hotel Družba, and the restaurant Machnáč that serves breakfeast eastward from Družba (also 10 min walking or 1 tram stop). See the map.

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