Past Meetings & Conferences
The Society organizes general meetings and co-sponsors symposia and conferences on specific topics of interest to Society members. Members who wish to have a conference co-sponsored by the Society should contact the Chair of the Conference Committee.
Latin American Chapter
Latin American Chapter: International Workshop on Executive Functions and Social Cognition
Date: March 2nd, 2012
Place: Sociedad Cientifica Argentina (Av Santa Fe 1145), Buenos Aires, Argentina
Languages: Spanish and English
Reasoning ability: Neural mechanisms, development, and plasticity
Silvia A. Bunge, Ph.D.
Department of Psychology & Helen Wills Neuroscience Institute, UC Berkeley
Executive Functioning and Social Cognition in the behavioral variant Frontotemporal Dementia
Empathy predicts utilitarian moral judgment
A situated mind: searching for contextual effects in social neuroscience
S4SN 2010 Annual Meeting
The first meeting of the Society for Social Neuroscience was held in San Diego, on November 12, 2010. Presentations included:
Gene Robinson (University of Illinois at Champaign-Urbana)
Social regulation of brain gene expression and aggression in honey bees.
Bob and Carol Blanchard (University of Hawaii at Manoa)
Measuring social behavior in the rat and mouse.
Larry Young (Emory University)
Neuropeptides, bonding, and social cognition in voles to man.
Bruce McEwen (Laboratory of Neuroendocrinology, Rockefeller University)
Neuroscience perspectives of stress and brain and body health: Importance of the Social Environment.
Mario Mendez (Department of Neurology, University of California Los Angeles)
Frontotemporal dementia as a window to the social brain.
David Amodio (Department of Psychology and Neural Science, New York University)
What's being controlled? Clues from the frontal cortex.
Colin Camerer (Behavioral Economics, California Institute of Technology)
Behavioral and neural evidence of cognitive hierarchy reasoning in game theory.
Martha Farah (Center for Cognitive Neuroscience, University of Pennsylvania)
From social neuroscience to society: Ethical, legal and policy implications.
Chairs: John Cacioppo & Jean Decety (Center for Cognitive and Social Neuroscience, University of Chicago)
Additional Conferences Co-Sponsored by the Society for Social Neuroscience
International Symposium: Social Neuroscience and Its Benefits to Mental Health (Seoul, July 15th, 2010)
Society for Social Neuroscience Conference (Utrecht, March 21-23, 2011)
Social Psychology and the Neurosciences (Stockholm, July 12, 2011)