Autofocus Blended Learning eSeminars series ABLeS
The programme – Architecture: Philosophy and Sciences – is a partnership of three R&D centres: IF/MLAG Institute of Philosophy/Mind Language Action Research Group, CEAU Centre for Studies of Architecture and Urbanism of the Faculty of Architecture of University of Porto and CITAD Centre for Research in Territory, Architecture, and Design/G1 of FAA / Faculty of Architecture and Arts of Lusíada University –North/Porto.
Live sessions will be broadcast via streaming, recorded, and later edited and made available in open access on the digital platform, as part of the Autofocus Blended Learning eSeminars ABLeS INTERSECTIONS.
The presentation of the recently published book by University of California at San Diego neuroscientist Michael Arbib – When Brains Meet Buildings (2021) – will take place on the 15th and 16th of November at the Rectory of the University of Porto.
Three colloquia – When Brains Meet Buildings, Neuromorphic Architecture and Memory and Imagination: Towards a Cognitive Neuroscience of Architectural Design – will summarize the positions defended by the author in the book. There will then be an opportunity to debate the issues in thematic seminars #00 – Architecture: Philosophy and Sciences – and #01 – Architecture & Neurosciences: an overview, with researchers from the partner institutions.
The attendance is free of charge and open to anyone, but registration is mandatory. If you plan to attend, please register here.