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Seminar: "Psychological and biological sources of risk aversion"

seminar_02.jpgThe project seminar: "Psychological and biological sources of risk aversion" took place in ICACS on 20-22 of February. We had a great pleasure to host Bettina von Helversen from  Center for Economic Psychology, University of Basel, Switzerland and Laurence Fiddick from Department of Interdisciplinary Studies, Lakhead University, Orillia, Canada

Speakers:
  • Grzegorz Sędek, Interdisciplinary Center for Applied Cognitive Studies
  • Szymon Wichary, Interdisciplinary Center for Applied Cognitive Studies
  • Anna Ziomkiewicz-Wichary, Institute of Anthropology, Polish Academy of Sciences, Wrocław
  • Bettina von Helversen, Center for Economic Psychology, University of Basel, Switzerland
  • Laurence Fiddick, Department of Interdisciplinary Studies, Lakhead University, Orillia, Canada
  • Maciej Skorko, Laboratory for Advanced Computer Technologies in Psychology, Institute of Psychology, Polish Academy of Sciences
  • Aneta Brzezicka, Interdisciplinary Center for Applied Cognitive Studies
  • Olga Kamińska, Interdisciplinary Center for Applied Cognitive Studies
  • Tomasz Oleksy, Department of Psychology, University of Warsaw
  • Klara Rydzewska, Interdisciplinary Center for Applied Cognitive Studies
 
 
PROGRAMME
Wednesday, 20 Feb

7:00 pm

Dinner

Thursday, 21 Feb

9:30 am - 10:15 am

Hormones, brain waves and risk: introduction to the project

Szymon Wichary, Interdisciplinary Center for Applied Cognitive Studies
Anna Ziomkiewicz-Wichary, Institute of Anthropology, Polish Academy of Sciences, Wrocław

10:15 am – 11:00 am

Measuring financial risk taking: the influence of stress

Bettina von Helversen, Center for Economic Psychology, University of Basel, Switzerland

11:00 am - 11:45 am

There is more than the amygdala: Potential threat assessment in the cingulate cortex

Laurence Fiddick, Department of Interdisciplinary Studies, Lakhead University, Orillia, Canada

11:45 am – 12:30 pm

GEx – an internet platform for conducting psychological research

Maciej Skorko, Laboratory for Advanced Computer Technologies in Psychology, Institute of Psychology, Polish Academy of Sciences

12:30 pm – 2:00 pm

Lunch break

2:00 pm – 2:45 pm

EEG indices of stress

Aneta Brzezicka, Interdisciplinary Center for Applied Cognitive Studies
Olga Kamińska, Interdisciplinary Center for Applied Cognitive Studies

2:45 pm – 3:30 pm

Psychophysiological correlates of risk taking

Szymon Wichary, Interdisciplinary Center for Applied Cognitive Studies
Tomasz Oleksy, Department of Psychology, University of Warsaw

3:30 pm – 4:00 pm

Sequential decision making: the influence of aging and depression

Grzegorz Sędek, Interdisciplinary Center for Applied Cognitive Studies
Klara Rydzewska, Interdisciplinary Center for Applied Cognitive Studies

4:00 pm – 6:00

Coffee and tea + individual meetings

8:00 pm

Dinner

Friday, 22 Feb

9:30 am - 12:30 pm

Individual meetings (separate schedule)