Conferences and symposiums

One Day Symposium: Brain and Culture

2016-05-1609:30 to 16:00 Aula Medica, Nobels väg 6,KI Campus, SolnaCampus Solna

This one day symposium is open to visitors both from within and outside Karolinska Institutet but please note that registration is required.

Karolinska Institutet invites to a one day symposium organized by the network ”The Cultural Brain”, the KI Board of Culture and SLL.

Invited speakers:

Semir Zeki, University College London

D. Zachary Hambrick, Michigan State University

Winfried Menninghaus, Max Planck Institute  for  Empirical  Aesthethics, Frankfurt

Fredrik Ullén, KI

Isabelle Peretz, International Laboratory for Brain, Music and Sound Research (BRAMS),University of Montreal


The neurobiology of aesthetics and beauty, music and the brain, amusia, the neuropsychology of artistic expertise, aesthetics of language, the flow experience and creativity, music as a window to the creating brain.


The one day symposium is free to attend for visitors from within or outside karolinska Institutet, but please register below on the link.

Register online here

Contact person: Bertha Brodin