Chris Eliasmith, Director of the Centre for Theoretical Neuroscience, received the prestigious John C. Polanyi Award and is also an inaugural member of the Royal Society of Canada's College of New Scholars, Artists, and Scientists.
The University of Waterloo Cognitive Science Program presents
Waterloo Intelligence Day: Intelligence in Machines, Humans, and Other Animals
1:30 - 3:30 p.m.
PAS (Psychology, Anthropology, Sociology building)
Machines: Shai Ben-David, Computer Science | Hamid Tizhoosh, Systems Design Engineering
Humans: Britt Anderson, Psychology | Stephanie Denison, Psychology
Animals: Nancy Barrickman, Anthropology | Matt van der Meer, Biology
Chair: Paul Thagard, Director, Cognitive Science Program