2º Simpósio - 1998

BIAL Foundation Symposium 
BEHIND AND BEYOND THE BRAIN

Program

20:30
Registration
21.30
Opening Session - Exploring the Minded Brain
António R. Damásio

The Construction of the Self
Organized by António e Hanna Damásio

9:00
Welcome - The Development of the Self in Humans
Jerome Kagan - Chairperson: Emílio Salgueiro
10:00
Coffee break
10:10
The Self: A Philosophical Perspective
Fernando Gil - Chairperson: Maria de Sousa
10:30
Understanding Self and Others: Insights from Autism
Francesca Happé
11:20
A Biological Basis for the Self
António & Hanna Damásio
13:00
Lunch

Round Table

13:00
The Construction of the Self
Jerome Kagan - Francesca Happé - Fernando Gil - Emílio Salgueiro - Maria de Sousa
Chairpersons: Hanna & António Damásio

16:30
Coffee, posters session and contacts with faculty
18:00
Close of the day
20:00
Caves Sandeman visit
20:30
Dinner at Caves Sandeman

Parapsychology and the Self
Organized by Robert Morris

9:00
Welcome
Where, When and Who is the Self?
Dean Radin
9:45
Anomalous Cognition: Implications for Physics, Physiology and Consciousness
Edwin May - Chairperson: Robert Morris
10:30
Coffee break
11:00
Cases of Apparent Possession and the Self
Patrick Dondelinger
11:45
Parapsychology and the Self: A Philosopher’s Perspective
Fiona Steinkamp
Chairperson: Robert Morris
13:00
Lunch

Round table

15:00
Parapsychology and the Self
Dean Radin - Edwin May - Patrick Dondelinger - Fiona Steinkamp
Chairperson: Robert Morris
16:30
Coffee break
17:00
Closing Conference - Nuno Grande