Transfer of Knowledge Conference - ESCON 2
The first Transfer of Knowledge Conference organized by European Social Cognition Network (2nd edition) took place at Jachranka (Poland), from 26th to 30th August 2009. The Transfer of Knowledge Conferences provide an European forum where both junior and senior researchers present the latest research developments in the social cognition domain.
Four prominent invited speakers gave their talks during plenary sessions of the conference - prof. Michaela Waenke(University of Basel, Switzerland), prof. Henk Aarts (Utrecht University, Netherlands), prof. Margo Monteith (Purdue University, US) and prof. Piotr Winkielman (University of California, San Diego, US). They took part in the conference together with their doctoral students. Moreover, a special plenary session was dedicated to the Best Paper Award. The winners, Daniel Lakens (coauthors: Kees van den Bos and Gun R. Semin) and Jakub Samochowiec (coauthors: Michaela Waenke and Klaus Fiedler) presented their research results in talks entitled: "Grounding Morality in Perceptual Equality" and "Inferring political attitudes on the basis of the looks only", respectively.
Over 100 researchers from 13 countries participated in this conference.
ESCON 2009 website