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Program: December 13th, 2021

13:50

Registration  
 

Aula Magna

 

Aula Conferenze

14.15

Opening note

Cristina Amoretti

  

14:30

Invited speaker: Kate Storrs

Inspiration loops between models of seeing and machines that see

Chair: Alessio Plebe

  
 

Parallel 1a: Linguistics  

Chair: Marco Carapezza 

 

Parallel 1b: Cognitive Science

Chair: Giulia Andrighetto

15.30

Ines Adornetti, Alessandra Chiera, Daniela Altavilla, Valentina Deriu, Andrea Marini, Rita Magni, Giovanni Valeri and Francesco Ferretti 

Cognitive underpinnings of written and visual narratives processing in children with typical development

15.30

Antonella Tramacere 
Narratives, mirror and the experience of self-disliking

15:50

Diana Mazzarella and Edoardo Vaccargiu

Verbal interpretation: a matter of mind-reading?

15:50

Matteo Baggio and Leonardo Flamini
Unifying Understanding

16:10

Stefana Garello

Proposition Theories or Image Theories? Towards a unified account of metaphor

16:10

Aldo Gangemi, Ludovica Marinucci and Claudia Mazzuca
An interdisciplinary investigation to a fine-grained analysis of free-associates with the Italian concept for gender

 

 

 

 

16:30

Coffee Break  
 

Parallel 2a: Health & Medicine

Chair: Edoardo Fugali

 

Parallel 2b: Cognitive Science

Chair: Andrea Velardi

17:20

Elisabetta Lalumera and Maria Cristina Amoretti

Evidence based or cognitively biased: The case of the failure of Astrazeneca Covid-19 Vaccine

17:20

Mariela Destéfano
Job Description Challenge and the Neurobiology of Memory

17:40

Eva Vriens, Luca Tummolini and Giulia Andrighetto

Alleviating pluralistic ignorance to decrease vaccine hesitancy

17:40

Paweł Zięba 
The silence of the senses and unconscious perceptual judgment
 (cancelled)

18:00

Eugenia Polizzi, Piergiorgio Castioni, Riccardo Gallotti, Giulia Andrighetto and Manlio De Domenico

The voice of few, the opinions of many: how social media favours misperceptions in fake news sharing

18:00

Pierluigi Serra
Integration and functional gain: how cognition extends

18:20

Lucia Guerrisi 

Neural synchronicity in the experience of somatic countertransference

 

 

18:40

Cristiano Castelfranchi and Stefano Nolfi 

Tribute to Domenico Parisi

  

Program: December 14th, 2021

 

Aula Magna

 

Aula Conferenze

 

Simposium 1 Simposium 2
08:45Luca Tummolini, Marco Marelli, Raffaella Bernardi, Anna M. Borghi, Aldo Gangemi
Varieties of symbol grounding for humans and machines
08:45

Marco Carapezza , Olga Capirci, Valentina Cuccio, Sabina Fontana, Luciano Lavagno, Marilina Mastrogiuseppe, Liliana Ruta

Negation as a form of action

10:45

Coffee Break  
 

Parallel 3a: Robotics 

Chair: Stefania Garello 

 

Parallel 3b: 4E Cognition

Chair: Anna Re

11:00Eleonora Ceccaldi and Gualtiero Volpe 
CEST: a semi-automatic technique for behavior segmentation

11:00

Andrea Velardi
The issue of amodal and multimodal representations in the embodied cognition framework. A proposal for a post-neuroscience framework.

11:20

Arianna Boldi and Amon Rapp
Organizational behaviours in online virtual gaming environments: a digital ethnography

11:20

Sonia Malvica, Sebastiano Nucera and Carmelo Maria Porto
Do I Need People? The Destination Photography as Scenario of the Engaged Tourist 

11:40

Stefano De Giorgis and Aldo Gangemi
Making Image Schema Logic viable for Empirical Cognitive Robotics

11:40

Melania Scorrano
Investigating digital-art: a proposal for neuroesthetics

12:00

Fabrizia Pasciuto 
Gender attribution in conceptualizing robots

 

 

12:20

Invited speaker: Marcin Milkowski 

Putting it all together. A plea for theorizing in cognitive (neuro)science

Chair: Cristina Amoretti

  

13:20

Lunch  
 

Parallel 4a: Cognitive Neuroscience

Chair: Chiara Lucifora 

 

Parallel 4b: Psycholinguistics, Neurolinguistics

Chair: Andrea Velardi

14:40

Camilla Colombo, Martina Fanghella, Francesco Guala, Corrado Sinigaglia and Maria Teresa Pascarelli
The Role of Motor Information and Rational Thinking in Interpersonal Coordination

14:40

Dato Abashidze, Dagmar Bittner and Natalia Gagarina
Ambiguous pronoun processing in younger and top-aged speakers: evidence from eye-tracking
  

 

 

15:00

Carmelo Vicario
Motorcortical tongue area: a new brain target for the treatment of addiction through non-invasive brain stimulation?

15:00

Daniela Altavilla, Ines Adornetti, Alessandra Chiera, Valentina Deriu, Alessandro Acciai and Francesco Ferretti
How introspective self-narrative modulates affective empathy: An event-related potentials (ERPs) pilot study

15:20

Lorenzo Teresi, Guido Caccialupi, Giacomo Handjaras and Emiliano Ricciardi
For a Systematics of Action Taxonomies

15:20

Alberto Parola, Jessica Mary Lin and Riccardo Fusaroli
Speech disorders in schizophrenia: a meta-analysis of natural language processing (NLP) measures of coherence
15:40Marco Fasoli and Marco Viola
Artifactual multifunctionality and functional regulation

15:40

Dize Hilviu, Ilaria Gabbatore, Federico Frau, Ilaria Traetta, Andrea Marini and Francesca M. Bosco
Narrative assessment following the Cognitive-Pragmatic Treatment in adolescents with ASD

16:00

Coffee Break  

16:30

Pietro Perconti and Alessio Plebe 

Post-Neuroscience Times for Cognitive Science

Chair: Marco Viola

  
 

Parallel 5a: Epistemology 

Chair: Francesco Bianchini 

 

Parallel 5b: Mind, Consciousness

Chair: Sonia Malvica 

17:30Alessandro Bogani, Katya Tentori, Donatella Ferrante and Stefania Pighin 
To what extent does counterfactual thinking prepare us for the future?

17:30

Edoardo Fugali
A Husserlian Framework for Embodied Cognitive Science

17:50

Davide Coraci and Gustavo Cevolani
Confirming Neuroscientific Hypotheses: the Case of Reverse Inference

17:50

Giacomo Zanotti
Consciousness unexplained

18:10

Fabrizio Calzavarini and Gustavo Cevolani 
Abductive Reasoning in Cognitive Neuroscience: Weak and Strong Reverse Inference

18:10

Gesualdo La Porta
Qualia as emotional signatures for navigational maps: a Cognitive and Evolutionistic Configuration of Subjective Experience

18:30

Stefano De Giorgis and Aldo Gangemi
Making Image Schema Logic viable for Empirical Cognitive Robotics

18:30

Anna Re, Pietro Perconti, Sonia Malvica and Emanuele Castano
Did You Hear Your Action? An Ecological Approach to the Senses of Ownership and Agency

18:50

Guido Caccialupi
Is There Anything more than Visual-Perception and Beliefs? The Motor Root of Predictive Mind

 

 

19:20

AISC assembly  

20:30

Social dinner (visit this page to register for the social dinner)

At: Sala Gagliardi, via Camillo Benso Conte di Cavour, n.91 

  

Program: December 15th, 2021

 

Aula Magna

 

Aula Conferenze

 

Simposium 3 

Parallel 6: A.I., Ethics & Morality

Chair: Anna Re

08:45Urte Laukaityte, Wiktor Rorot, David Harrison and Taylor Beck 
The Rise of Basal Cognition and its Relevance for the Mind and Brain Sciences (hybrid symposium)

08:45

Arianna Pavone
The Question of Values From Science to Artificial Intelligence
  09:05Stefania Moretti, Fabio Vannucci, Maria Cristina Amoretti and Alessandra Sciutti
Observing a humanoid robot that nod and shake its head: effects on evaluation and memory
  

09:25

Chiara Lucifora, Giorgio Mario Grasso, Pietro Perconti and Alessio Plebe 
The study of morality in AVs: An ecological paradigm in Virtual Reality
  

09:45

Francesco Bianchini and Antonella Tramacere
Temporal illusion in natural and artificial minds: challenges and opportunities

10:45

Coffee Break  

11:00

Invited speaker: M. Beatrice Fazi
Learning Why: Causality, Cognition and the Future of AI

Chair: Pietro Perconti

  
 

Parallel 7a: Cognitive Artifacts 

Chair: Arianna Pavone 

 

Parallel 7b: Science of Religion

Chair: Gesualdo La Porta 

12:20Gabriele Ferretti 
Affordances? No more, please!

12:20

Javad Darvish Aghajani
Cognitive Science of Religion and Reformed Epistemology, apparent similarities and profound differences

12:40

Daniele Valentini
Smartphones: Social and mind-shaping superartifacts

12:40

Riccardo Baracco
Alternative evoluzionistiche alla Spiritual Neuroscience: la Scienza Cognitiva della Religione

 

 

13:00

Vilius Dranseika
Beginning and Ceasing to Exist, Death and ‘What We Are?’: An Empirical Study
 
    

13:20

Concluding note  

Contacts:

AISC: Giulia Andrighetto (giulia.andrighetto@gmail.com)
Local Organization: Chiara Lucifora (clucifora@unime.it)

17th Conference of the Italian Association for Cognitive Science – Noto (SR) Italy, 13-15 December 2021.