Body Up: Current trends and future directions in embodiment and social interaction

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The conference is intended to bring together researchers examining how the way we perceive and use our own body influences our ability to communicate with another person and understand their inner world. We are inviting researchers in a broad range of relevant domains including social, cognitive and clinical branches of psychology, as well as neuroscience, sociology and computer science. Keynote speakers include:

Prof Klaus Kessler - Aston University
Prof Sotaro Kita - University of Warwick
Prof Matthew Longo - Birkbeck University of London
Dr Mingyuan Chu - University of Aberdeen
Dr Jennifer Cook - University of Birmingham
Dr Ellen Poliakoff - University of Manchester

The abstract submission deadline for posters and talks is 5th April, 2019.
Period13 Jun 2019
Event typeConference
LocationManchester, United KingdomShow on map