February 28, 2020

CFP: Metacognition: new developments and challenges  

Submission deadline: March 6, 2020

The Metacognition of Ideas challenge is inviting submissions for talks or posters on the subject of metacognition for a convention in London on Might 12-13, 2020.

In recent times the scope of metacognition has expanded. Metacognitive processes appear to be concerned in virtually all cognitive schools: notion, motion, reminiscence, studying, determination making, and conceptual thought are some examples. It encompasses many instances the place metacognition operates with out the particular person partaking in deliberate monitoring or management. Proof for metacognition additionally extends to pre-verbal infants and non-human animals. However are there essentially various kinds of metacognition concerned in several instances? And the way ought to we seize the excellence: procedural vs. analytic, experience-based vs. information-based, implicit vs. specific, core vs. late-developing, or another manner?

Organizers: Joulia Smortchkova (Oxford/IP London) and Nicholas Shea (Oxford/IP London)

Invited Audio system:

  • Ophélia Deroy (Munich) 
  • Steve Fleming (UCL) 
  • Louise Goupil (IRCAM)  
  • John Morrison (Columbia) 
  • Josef Perner (Salzburg) 
  • Joëlle Proust (CNRS) 
  • Alex Rosati (Michigan

for submission

Students from philosophy and the cognitive sciences are invited to submit an summary which will likely be thought-about for both a poster or a brief speak (15 to 20 minutes) on any matter associated to metacognition. Please ship your submissions to Emily Gardner emily.gardner@sas.ac.uk and point out within the physique of the e-mail your identify and affiliation.

Submission paperwork
ought to be ready for nameless overview and hooked up as a Phrase doc to
the e-mail. The anonymized doc ought to comprise:

  • the title of the presentation
  • the summary (1000 phrases max), which outlines the principle argument or the principle empirical contribution throughout the subject of metacognition  
  • whether or not you have got a choice for a chat or a poster presentation 


  • Deadline for submissions: March 6, 2020
  • Notification of acceptance: March 20, 2020
  • Convention dates: Might 12-13, 2020


Particulars of the best way to
register for the convention will likely be revealed at a later date. Registration
will likely be free for these presenting. A small variety of these chosen to current
could also be provided journey and lodging bills.

For enquires in regards to the convention please get in contact with Joulia Smortchkova joulia.smortchkova@philosophy.ox.ac.uk.

Room 349, Third Ground, Senate Home, Malet Road, London WC1E 7HU

This challenge has acquired funding from
the European Analysis Council (ERC) beneath the European Union’s Horizon 2020
analysis and innovation programme grant settlement No. 681422. For additional details about the ‘Metacognition of
Ideas’ challenge, see the challenge’s  web site: http://www.nicholasshea.co.uk/

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