About TSC  

The Science of Consciousness (TSC) conferences (since 1994) are the pre-eminent world gatherings on all approaches to the profound and fundamental question of how the brain produces conscious experience, a question which addresses who we are, the nature of reality and our place in the universe. The Science of Consciousness is an interdisciplinary conference emphasizing broad and rigorous approaches to all aspects of the study and understanding of conscious awareness. Topical areas include neuroscience, philosophy, psychology, biology, quantum physics, meditation and altered states, machine consciousness, culture and experiential phenomenology. Held annually since 1994, the conference is sponsored by the Center for Consciousness Studies at the University of Arizona, and alternates yearly between Tucson, Arizona and various locations around the world.  The 2020 TSC ONLINE conference represented the 27th annual 'The Science of Consciousness' ('TSC') conference, the world's longest running and interdisciplinary conference addressing fundamental aspects of consciousness, the brain, reality and existence.

2021 Free Online Zoom Webinar 

    Science & Roger Penrose

    On the occasions of his 90th birthday and Nobel prize 

AUGUST 3-6, 2021 - 9:00AM-12:30PM - PST


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- READ MORE about Roger Penrose and the Upcoming 2021 Program & Guest Speakers  

SAVE THE DATE:  The next Tucson TSC Conference 2022

APRIL 18-23, 2022

The Science of Consciousness - Tucson, Loews Ventana Canyon 

Call for Abs​tracts & Conference Registration  - details TBA 

Early Room Rate  ($140) Loews Ventana Canyon Group Link - now open  


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Contact -   Abi Behar-Montefiore, Conference/Program Manager


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