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Scientific Program

We congratulate

EUCAS Presidential Poster Award

Emma V. Ward, Middlesex University, United Kingdom: “Explicit and Implicit Memory in Aging: Effects of Attention and Processing Style”

Jonna Nilsson, Karolinska Institute & Stockholm University, Sweden: “The Acute Effect of Physical Exercise on Working Memory Training Outcome in Older Adults and its Relationship to Peripheral BDNF”

Alexandra Sobczak, University of Lübeck, Germany: “Alpha-Beta Oscillations in the Human Substantia Nigra Signal the Anticipation of Appetitive and Aversive Social Reward Feedback: Evidence from Intracranial Recordings”

Sandra Düzel, Max-Planck-Institute for Human Research, Germany: ”Individual Differences in Long-Term Verbal Learning and Memory in Healthy Aging”

Karin S. Pilz, University of Groningen, The Netherlands: ”Visual Perception in Healthy Ageing – Decline or Experience-Related Specificity?”

Frontiers in Human Neuroscience Poster Award

David Riedel, German Sport University Cologne, Germany: “Structural Integrity of the Corpus Callosum Correlates with the Time Spent at High Physical Activity Levels in Healthy Older Adults”

Conference Program Booklet (PDF)

Abstract Book (PDF)

The abstracts are also online («Browse Conference Agenda»).

Overview Talks

Cognitive Training and Transfer
Prof. Dr. Martin Lövdén, Karolinska Institutet, Sweden

Real-Life Cognition
Dr. Kristina Yordanova, University of Rostock, Germany

Emotion and Cognition
Prof. Dr. Derek Isaacowitz, Northeastern University, USA

The Aging Brain: Functional Aspects
Dr. Douglas Garrett, Max Planck Institute for Human Development, Germany

Sensorimotor Functions and Action Control
Prof. Dr. Stephan Swinnen, University of Leuven, Belgium

Program Overview

  April 24 April 25 April 26
Morning Registration Registration Registration
  Conference Opening PLENARY SESSION 2 PLENARY SESSION 4
  PLENARY SESSION 1 POSTER SESSION 3 POSTER SESSION 5
  Lunch Lunch Lunch
After-      

noon

POSTER SESSION 1 PLENARY SESSION 3 PLENARY SESSION 5
  POSTER SESSION 2 POSTER SESSION 4 Adjournment
Evening Welcome Apero Social Evening  
  EUCAS Member Assembly
EUCAS Board Meeting
& Dinner
   

Start: April 24, 2019, 08:30 hr
End: April 26, 2019, 17:00 hr