THE SCIENCE OF CONSCIOUSNESS | TSC 2020

APRIL 13-18, 2020 | Tucson | Arizona

Loews Ventana Canyon Resort

 

TSC 2020 Program Outline

link to First Announcement

 

Plenary Sessions, Speakers

General Conference Info

Call for Abstracts

 

Registration - now open

Link to open an Early Registration;

New to TSC? - click on prompt;

 

Registration Payment Portal - opens soon

Early Registration Fees:

by January 5

Standard         $550

Students         $450

Day pass          tba

Thurs. Dinner $65

Workshops     $50/$60

Experiential    $20 session (6 sessions $99)

Standard Fees

after Jan 5

Standard    $600

Students    $500

Day Pass    tba

Thur Dinner $75

Workshops $60/$70

Experiential $25 session (6 sessions $125)

 

Abstract Submission - now open

Link to Submit Abstracts

500 words or less

Taxonomy TSC-2020-click here

Deadlines

Now Open                   Pre-Registration and Online Abstract Submission

November 20              Workshop Notifications

December                   Online Registration Payment System Opens

December 15-31         General Conference Abstracts Due

December 15-Jan 15  Abstract Notifications

February 10, 2020      Final Program and Abstract Revisions

 

INFORMATION:

520-621-9317 /  520-247-5785

attn:  abi behar montefiore

center@email.arizona.edu

 

Preliminary Plenary Program | TSC 2020

(Dates, times and additional sessions and speakers

to be announced)

 

Edvard Moser (Nobel Laureate)

NTNU, Trondheim, Norway

Space and time in the brain  

 

Michael Pollan

UC Berkeley, Harvard, author

Consciousness and psychedelics

 

Consciousness and Time

Carlo Rovelli, Aix-Marseilles U  

Dean Buonomano, UCLA 

Sylvie Droit-Volet, U Clermont’ 

Don Hoffman, UC Irvine 

Keith Frankish, U Sheffield  

 

Free Will and Consciousness

Uri Maoz, Chapman U

Walter Sinnott-Armstrong, Duke U

Amir Raz, Chapman U  

Eve Isham, U Arizona  

 

Consciousness and Non-Invasive Brain Modulation 

Alexander Bystritsky, UCLA  

Shinzen Young, U Arizona

 

Origin of EEG Rhythms

Paul L Nunez, Tulane

Alysson Muotri, UCSD 

Horacio Cantiello, UNSE Argentina

 

Debate: Are Plants Conscious?

Monica Gagliano, U Sydney 

Jon Mallatt, Washington State U

 

Music, Resonance and Consciousness

Lawrence Zbikowski, U Chicago  

Selen Atasoy, Oxford  

Jonathan Schooler/Tam Hunt, UCSB 

 

Is the Universe Conscious? Cosmopsychism and

Eastern Approaches

Miri Albahari, U Western Australia

Deepak Chopra, Chopra Global

Philip Goff, Central European University 

 

Consciousness and Psychedelics

Dennis McKenna, Heffter Research Institute

Christopher Timmerman-Slater, UCL 

Mark Rasenick, UI Chicago 

 

Quantum AI and Consciousness

Hartmut Neven, Google Quantum AI

Peter Read, Cortex/Vitruvian Partners

 

Daily

 

Workshops

 

Call for Digital,

Installation and Performance Art

Please submit an abstract via the online system

and send large files to center@email.arizona.edu

 

 

PLENARY OPENS (Tues afternoon April 14)

PLENARY SESSIONS (Tues-Sat April 14-18)

CONCURRENT SESSIONS

Tues April 14  5:00-7:00 pm

Wed April 15   5:00-7:00 pm

Fri    Apr17      5:00-7:00 pm

POSTER SESSIONS

(Wed April 15 and Fri April 17)  )7:00- 9:30 pm

EXHIBITORS

(Daily and Evening Sessions)

Exhibitor, Advertising and

Sponsor Information

 

Themes and Keynote Speakers | TSC 2020

Conscious Vision and Predictive Coding

Time and Consciousness

Language and Consciousness

Quantum Psychopathology

Mathematical Approaches to Consciousness

Consciousness and Education

Evolution and Consciousness

Psychedelics and Consciousness

Quantum Biology

Brain Stimulation

Meditation and Consciousness

Pain, Consciousness and Addiction

 

 

CONFERENCE HOTEL 2020

Loews Ventana Canyon Resort, Tucson

TSC Hotel Room Block Link - open

$140 conference rate is extended from Apr 8-22, 2020

 

 

Daily Guided Hike (Weather Permitting)

Sabino Canyon - hotel provides transportation


 


 

TSC 2021

THE SCIENCE OF CONSCIOUSNESS

Taormina, Italy

May 31 - June 6  2021

 


 

 

PAST TSC CONFERENCES:

 

TSC 2019

The Science of Consciousness - TSC 2019

June 25-28, 2019

Interlaken - Switzerland

 

       

TSC - Interlaken - Conference Program 

Interlaken TSC Poster

INTERLAKEN TSC 2019 - Final Book of Abstracts

TSC Tucson 2018

The Science of Consciousness

April 2-7, 2018 

Tucson, Arizona

 

Tucson TSC 2018 - Final Book of Abstracts TSC 2018 - pdf

 

Tucson TSC 2018 - Plenary Session Videos  

General Conference Information - TSC 2018

Conference Photos -TSC 2018

Thank you Brad Buhr 

TSC 2017

The Science of Consciousness

June 5-10, 2017

San Diego, California

2017     Plenary Session Videos from San Diego*

2017     Noam Chomsky, Hartmut Neven, Roger Penrose and more   

2017     Deepak Chopra - How We Create the Human Universe

2017         Integrated DEI East-West Forum Vision Talk Prof. PS Satsangi

i tunes  

you tube

Updated Program        Program Updates June 1, 2017

San Diego TSC 2017    Final Book of Abstracts/Program

         (Abstracts, Program Book May 12. 2017)

San Diego TSC 2017     Plenary Session Videos*

Additional Videos TSC San Diego 2017:

Consciousness Central

 

1. Deepak Chopra - How We Create the Human Universe

2. Integrated DEI East-West Forum

3. TSC 2017 Vision Talk Prof. PS Satsangi

    

 

TSC Tucson 2016

The Science of Consciousness 

Loews Ventana Canyon Hotel Tucson

Tucson - April 25-30, 2016

Tucson TSC 2016  Program Book Final Version

Tucson TSC 2016  Plenary Videos (youtube)

Consciousness Chronicles

Consciousness Central TV

The Deeper You Go: The Interviews

2016-archives

TSC 2016 History TSC Slide Show.mp4

 

 

2016 Plenary Bios 

2016 TSC "The Science of Consciousness" - Book of Abstracts and Program

2016 Plenary Videos (youtube)  

2016 Plenary Videos (iTunes)   

2016 TSC 2016 Feature for 2016 TSC Tucson 

2016 Consciousness Chronicles-Videos

2016 Consciousness Central - The Daily Show from TSC Tucson

2016 Consciousness Central 2016 Tucson

         Consciousness Chronicles

Conference Trailer - Video

YouTube-2016 Plenary Videos

Program Book Final Version 2016

Conference Flyer PDF-Final

Conference Release 1

Conference Flyer 2

Registration Brochure/Order Form and Cancellation Policy

JPEG artwork-flyer     

TSC 2016 History Slide Show.mp4

CONTINUE TO ARCHIVES-conferences and meetings.

 

TSC Helsinki 2015

Helsinki Consciousness Central TV

 

TSC Tucson 2014

The Science of Consciousness

20th Anniversary

20th Anniversary Poster, D. Cantrell BioMed, AHSC,UMC  

Consciousness Central TV Daily Roundup

The Deeper You Go: The Interviews

 

 

2014  It was 20 Years Ago Today -

A short film early clips and slides.mov

VIDEO - TSC 2014

 

2014 Plenary Sessions via iTunes

 

Center for Consciousness Studies

 

 

20th Anniversary Poster, D. Cantrell BioMed, AHSC,UMC  

 

 

 

 

 

 

Your continued support is vital to help fund the

ongoing work of the Center for Consciousness Studies.

 

Please consider making a charitable contribution to CCS

through the University of Arizona Foundation.

 

CONTACT: center@email.arizona.edu

Support The Center for Consciousness Studies

UA Foundation Link

 

 

 

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UA Foundation Link

Become a Conference Sponsor

 

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University of Arizona

SBS - School of Social and Behavioral Sciences


Mark your 2020 calendar:

 

 

The Science of Consciousness 2020

April 13-18, 2020

TSC Ad-v5 Speakers 

Tucson | Arizona

Link to open a Registration/Submit Abstracts

The payment function will open soon.

 

 

Loews Ventana Canyon Resort

      

 

International conferences 2020

Lucerne | 18 January 2020

“The Mystery of Consciousness”.

13th Swiss Biennial on Science, Technics + Aesthetics,

Swiss Museum of Transport, Lucerne

 


 

The Science of Consciousness - TSC 2021
(May 31-June 6, 2021)

Taormina, Italy

 

 

 


Highlights from past TSC Conferences

 

Past Science of Consciousness Conference

Plenary Videos-youtube

YouTube by Conference Name/Year

(2019, 2018, 2017, 2016, 2014, 2012)

 

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCoNDcpkKXg2UioJKxTZI-ZA/videos

 

2019

https://www.youtube.com/results?search_query=science+of+consciousness+2019

+interlaken

 

2018

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCoNDcpkKXg2UioJKxTZI-ZA/videos

 

2017

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCoNDcpkKXg2UioJKxTZI-ZA/videos

 

2016

https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLl_UXfN1hubVda8RyXj1FLgwK4tW_AqEA

 

2012

 

 

Additional TSC-CCS Videos-iTunes

iTunes - through 2016

https://itunes.apple.com/itunes-u/center-for-consciousness-studies/id413136100?mt=10

 

 

Conference Photos -B. Buhr

Tucson TSC 2018

 

San Diego TSC 2017

 

 

Special Collections

2014  It was 20 Years Ago Today- 20th Anniversary

TSC Conference.mov

2014-A short film early clips and slides.mov

Conscious Pictures

Interviews with Plenary

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCOxqrVVk0zX0yY3K5rZqHZQ

 

 

1996 Vintage***video

TCC Tucson Convention Center

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bz43NtGqolw

 

 

The Science of Consciousness

Conferences

 

1994 Tucson 1    Apr 12-17, 1994

1996 Tucson 2    Apr   8-13, 1996   

1998 Tucson 3    Apr 27- May 2,1998

2000 Tucson 4    Apr 10-15,  2000

2002 Tucson 5    Apr  8-12,   2002

2004 Tucson 6    Apr  7-11,   2004

2006 Tucson 7    Apr  4-8,     2006

2008 Tucson 8    Apr  8-12,   2008

2010 Tucson 9    Apr  12-17, 2010

2012 Tucson 10  Apr   9-14,  2012

2014 Tucson 11  Apr  21-26, 2014- 20th Anniversary

2016 Tucson 12  Apr  25-30, 2016  

2018 Tucson 13   Apr   2-7,   2018

 

1995-2019 INTERNATIONAL

Co-Sponsored Conferences

TSC - Science of Consciousness

The alternate year international co-sponsored TSC

conferences held overseas in cooperation

with partner organizations and institutions.

 

1995-2017- Past Cities have included:

1995 Ischia, Italy 

1997 Elsinore, Denmark

1999 Tokyo, Japan

2001 Skovde, Sweden

2003 Prague, Czech Republic

2005 Copenhagen, Denmark

2007 Budapest, Hungary

2009 Hong Kong, China

2011 Stockholm, Sweden

2013 Agra, India

2015, Helsinki, Finland

2017, San Diego, USA

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Center News

 

Education and Curriculum Highlights

 

Research & News Highlights

 

QUANTUM NEWS - under construction

Stuart Hameroff, Director, CCS

Additional Websites:

QuantumConsciousness.org

 

 

Highlights - Films, Meetings, Research, Interviews

 

 

M. Cocchi, The issue of depression and the a-quantum

consciousness. Remembering a fabulous day. Letter to Psychiatrists.

Neuroquantology, August 2019, Vol 17,page 1-7

 

Suzannah Weiss

HowScientist's view of 'Schrodinger's cat is evolving,

Science 101, S. Hameroff Interview. August 27, 2019

https://www.science101.com/how-scientists-view-of-schrodingers-cat-is-evolving/

 

Sinek, Q. Daily Wildcat 3/22/19

Science on Screen Film Screening - The Loft Theater

3/20; presentation by Prof. Stuart Hameroff 

 

Increased Excitability Induced in the Primary

Motor Cortex by Transcranial Ultrasound Stimulation

Front. Neurol., 28 November 2018

 

Anesthetic Action and

Quantum Consciousness

A Match Made in Olive Oil

Anesthesiology 2018 Aug:129(2):228-231,

Global Zen Consciousness and Future of AI Robotics,

Markets Insider, October 22, 2018

 

Swiss Biennial on Science, Technics + Aesthetics

January 20, 2018 - Lucerne

Link to brochure

Trailer:   The Enigma of Human Consciousness

 

Newswise - How Does Anesthesia Really Work?

Consciousness Depends on Tubulin Vibrations Inside Neurons Anesthesia Study

Suggests,Sci Rep - Nature Aug 29 2017

 

 

 

 

 


 

News Media Contact

Abi Behar Montefiore

520-247-5785  

Assistant Director/Conference Manager


Center for CONSCIOUSNESS STUDIES
University of Arizona

Email:  center@u.arizona.edu

Website:   consciousness.arizona.edu

Tel:    520.621-9317 

 

No filming/podcasting or studio set ups at the TSC Conferences

without prior permission. Independent companies will need paid

registrations along with prior permission to film.

 

Please contact us for additional information.

 


 

 

Vintage Highlights:

 

archives

 

Biennial and International TSC Conferences

youtube videos

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCoNDcpkKXg2UioJKxTZI-ZA/videos

 

itunes videos

https://itunes.apple.com/itunes-u/center-for-consciousness-studies/id413136100?mt=10

 

 

facebook:   Center for Consciousness Studies

twitter:       @scienceofconsciousnessconferences

 

20th Anniversary - 2014 clips/slides.mov

2014-A short film early clips and slides.mov

 

 

TSC 2016 History Slide Show.mp4

 

 

TSC 1996

Video from Tucson Convention Center

1996 Tucson Conference video

 

 

2008-present  Plenary Videos (youtube) 

2011 Through the Wormhole

Discovery Science Channel, Life After Death' 

(general website  not connected to interview) 

2011  Miracle Detectives,

The Science of Consciousness, OWN, Feb 2011

WORMHOLE  Series

Previews

http://science.discovery.com/tv/through-the-wormhole/

http://science.discovery.com/videos/through-the-wormhole-life-after-death/

Season 2, Episode 1, Part 2 

aired: June 8, 2011,

modr., Morgan Freeman  

June 8, 2011 (Tucson, AZ), University Medical Center physicians

Stuart Hameroff (Department of Anesthesiology and Director of the

Center for Consciousness Studies and Dr. Michael Lemole (Neurosurgery)

appear on the Discovery Channel Science television program

Through the Wormhole with host and narrator, 

Morgan Freeman, featuring interviews and scenes filmed at UMC

with numerous operating room staff. Morgan Freeman host and

narrator highlights views of leading researchers and skeptics into

the questions of near-death experiences, consciousness, quantum

effects on biological research and the science behind what we know today.

 

 

RESEARCH 2011

 

Orch OR by Penrose and Hameroff 

 

'Consciousness in the Universe' 

Journal of Cosmology,

2011, Vol. 14

 

Visualizing molecular memory

" Memory Bytes" - Molecular match for CaMKII,

Phosphorylation Encoding of Microtubule Lattices,

Journal of Integrative Neuroscience,  

Hameroff, Craddock & Tuszynski 9/20/10 

Quantum and Nanocomputing Systems, 2011 

 

  

ARCHIVES

 

QUANTUM MIND CONFERENCES

ARCHIVES

 

2011 QANSAS

Agra, India, Quantum and Nanocomputing Systems, December 1-4, 2011

Quantum and Nano Computing Systems Centre (QANCENTRE), 

QANSAS Agra, India

 

 

TSC 2011 - Stockholm

 

 

2011 - TSC Stockholm -youtube 

Maria Juhl interviews Deepak Chopra

Link to 2011 TSC Abstracts

The 18th Toward a Science of Consciousness

STOCKHOLM SWEDEN  

 

Photos from Stockholm - Penrose/Hameroff

Additional Photos from Stockholm

 

 

In Memoriam

 

Adele (Yetta) Engel Behar

Karen Shanor, Ph.D

 

Consciousness Central TV

 

11th Story The Deeper You Go: The Interviews

 

2011 Research in the news,   contin.

CCS 2014 - It was 20 Years Ago Today

A short film early clips.mov

2014 20th Anniversary Poster

History of TSC PLENARY, since 1994

2008-present  Plenary Videos (youtube)       

TSC 1996- Toward a Science of Consciousness

Tucson Convention Center, short clip

The Interviews

 

 

2005

What the Bleep!? Do We Know!?

Cast includes

Stuart Hameroff - Featured Scientist

 

 

 

 

Vintage

1996 Tucson conference

***video

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bz43NtGqolw

 

Toward a New Science of the Mind: