Agenda

09:00 - 09:30 Registration
09:30 - 10:00 Opening Ceremony
10:00 - 10:50 Dr. Johnmarshall Reeve
Korea University, South Korea
Neuroscience of Intrinsic Motivation
10:50 - 11:20 Dr. Paavo H.T. Leppänen
University of Jyväskylä, Finland
Neurocognitive Risk Factors For Developmental Dyslexia
11:20 - 12:00 Coffee Break
12:00 - 12:30 Dr. Geoff Bird
University of Oxford and King’s College London, United Kingdom
The Contribution of Alexithymia to The Symptoms of Autism: Implications For Education
12:30 - 13:00 Dr. Akaysha Tang
University of Hong Kong
Imaging The Learning Brain: From The Laboratory to Natural Environment
13:00 - 13:30 Dr. Youssef Idaghdour
New York University Abu Dhabi, UAE
Systems Biology Approaches to Study Gene-Environment Interactions in Complex Traits
13:30 - 14:30 Workshop 1
Dr. Fadwa Al Mughairbi
United Arab Emirates University, UAE
Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction: An Overview
14:30 - 15:30 Lunch
15:30 - 16:30 Workshop 2
Dr. Meera Al Kaabi
United Arab Emirates University, UAE
From Investigation to Intervention:Instrumental Studies of Arabic Linguistics
09:00 - 09:30 Registration
09:30 - 10:20 Dr. Sidarta Ribeiro
Federal University of Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil
Towards Ecological Schooling: A Focus on Sleep, Nutrition, and Exercise
10:20 - 10:50 Dr. Jennifer Cook
University of Birmingham, United Kingdom
Bodily Movement, Social Cognition and Autism
11:20 - 12:00 Coffee Break
11:30 - 12:00 Dr. Betsy Ng
Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
Motivation in Educational Neuroscience Perspective: Applications and Challenges
12:00 - 12:30 Dr. Grégoire Borst
Université Paris Descartes, France
Cognitive Control as a Domain-General Mechanism of School Learning and Development: Behavioral and Neuroimaging Evidence
12:30 - 13:00 Panel Discussion
13:00 - 14:30 Workshop 3
Pierluigi Castellone
Brain Products, Germany
Mobile and Fast Applicable EEG Equipment: Challenges and Opportunities
14:30 - 15:30 Lunch