The Science of Consciousness

Conference Series - TSC 2017

June 5 - 10, 2017   SAN DIEGO

*****Updated Program

Sponsored by

Co-sponsored by

Sponsors

Conference Program Committee

Program Highlights

Abstracts

Registration and Hotel link

Plenary Speakers

Plenary program

PL1-PL12

Tuesday June 6, 2017 

PL1 2:00 to 4:10 pm

Wednesday June 7, 2017  

PL2  8:30 to 10:40am

PL3 11:10 am to 12:30 pm

PL4 2:00 to 4:10 pm

Thursday June 8 

PL5 8:30 to 11:10 am

PL6 11:40 am to 1:00 pm  

Thursday pm

Friday June 9

PL7 8:30 to 10:40 am

PL8 11:10 am to 12:30 pm

PL9 2:00 to 4:10 pm

Saturday June 10

PL10 9:00 to 11:10 am

PL11 11:40 am to 1:00 pm

PL12 2:30 to 4:40 pm

  Concurrent Talk Sessions 

  Poster Sessions

Speakers, titles and abstracts will be posted             

  Pre-Plenary Workshops (PPW)

Monday Morning Workshops

PPW Session 1 

Monday Afternoon Workshops 

PPW Session 2 

  Monday Evening June 5

Time, Venue TBA

Tuesday Morning Workshops

PPW Session 3 

  Exhibits

 

   Art

 

   Social Events

 

 

 

  


PUBLICATIONS OF INTEREST

 

2017

The Strange Link Between the Human Mind

and Physics, BBC by Philip Ball, February 16, 2017

 

2016

14: "Consciousness in the Universe:

An Updated Review of the "Orch OR" Theory," 

in Biophysics of Consciousness: A Foundational Approach,

eds. Roman R. Poznanski, Jack A Tuszynski, Todd E Feinberg,

World Scientific, 2016

Change the Music - Psychotherapy and Brain Vibrations, The Neuropsychotherapist, Vol 4,4, April 2016

Consciousness: Integrating Eastern and Western Perspectives

 

released 2016

The Deeper You Go: The Interviews Film website

Fall 2016 Conferences

Video

 

2016 TSC April Tucson

D. Chalmers, D. Chopra

TSC 2016 IN THE NEWS

NEW YORK TIMES
"Science of Consciousness Conference

Is Carnival of the Mind"
by George Johnson

SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN
"Dispatch from the Desert of Consciousness Research" Part 1
"Dispatch from the Desert of Consciousness Research" Part 2
"Dispatch from the Desert of Consciousness Research" Part 3
"Dispatch from the Desert of Consciousness Research" Part 4 

by John Horgan 

 


History of TSC PLENARY

1994-2016

 

 

LINKS to Past Programs 

 

Biennial and International TSC Conferences 1994-2016

 

Biennial "TUCSON"  Conferences - Since 1994

TSC - Science of Consciousness

1994-2016 TUCSON

1994 Tucson 1    Apr 12-17, 1994

1996 Tucson 2    Apr   8-13, 1996     *1996 video

1998 Tucson 3    Apr 27- May 2,1998

2000 Tucson 4    Apr 10-15,  2000

2002 Tucson 5    Apr  8-12,   2002

2004 Tucson 6    Apr  7-11,   2004

2006 Tucson 7    Apr  4-8,     2006

2008 Tucson 8    Apr  8-12,   2008

2010 Tucson 9    Apr  12-17, 2010

2012 Tucson 10  Apr   9-14,  2012

2014 Tucson 11  Apr  21-26, 2014 

It was 20 Years Ago Today - A short film early clips.mov

20th Anniversary Poster

2016 Tucson  12   Apr 25-30

 

UPCOMING - TUCSON CONFERENCES

2018 Tucson 13  Apr 1-8, 2018 

Co Sponsors

Stuart Hameroff, Center for Consciousness Studies, Tucson, AZ

George Mashour, Center for Consciousness Science, Ann Arbor

 

International - Co-Sponsored Conferences

TSC - Science of Consciousness

The alternate year international co-sponsored TSC conferences held oversea

 

UPCOMING - INTERNATIONAL

2017  June 5-10

2019 Interlaken, Switzerland  June 25-28, 2019    

 

1995-2015 - Past Cities have included:

1995 Ischia, Italy 

1997 Elsinore, Denmark

1999 Tokyo, Japan

2001 Skovde, Sweden

2003 Prague, Czech Republic

2005 Copenhagen, Denmark

2007 Budapest, Hungary

2009 Hong Kong, China

2011 Stockholm, Sweden

2013 Agra, India

2015, Helsinki, Finland 

           


ARCHIVES

CONTINUE TO ARCHIVES-conferences and meetings.


Tucson Conference 2016

Science of Consciousness TSC

Loews Ventana Canyon Hotel Tucson

Tucson - April 25-30, 2016

2016 Plenary Bios 

2016 TSC "The Science of Consciousness" - Book of Abstracts and Program

2016 Plenary Videos (youtube)  

2016 TSC 2016 Feature for 2016 TSC Tucson 

2016 Consciousness Chronicles-Videos

2016 Consciousness Central - The Daily Show from TSC Tucson

2016 Consciousness Central 2016 Tucson

         Consciousness Chronicles

2016  CO-SPONSORS

Stuart Hameroff, Center for Consciousness Studies, Tucson

George Mashour, Center for Consciousness Science, Ann Arbor

Conference Director, Abi Behar Montefiore

Center for Consciousness Studies, University of Arizona, Tucson

 

TSC 2016 IN THE NEWS

NEW YORK TIMES
"Science of Consciousness Conference Is Carnival of the Mind"
by George Johnson



SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN
"Dispatch from the Desert of Consciousness Research" Part 1
"Dispatch from the Desert of Consciousness Research" Part 2
"Dispatch from the Desert of Consciousness Research" Part 3
"Dispatch from the Desert of Consciousness Research" Part 4 
by John Horgan 

 

JOURNAL OF CONSCIOUSNESS STUDIES

JCS Vol. 23, No. 9-10, September/October 2016 ...

2016/Conference Report. 226 All Roads Lead to Consciousness: The Science of Consciousness, Tucson 2016. Logan T. Trujillo ...

 

2016 TSC -Media files

Conference Release 1

         

CCS Releases - Final Announcement March 31, 2016
AHSC Memo-"The Science of Consciousness Asks Big Questions" April 12, 2016
Program Book-2016 Abstracts
Conference Trailer 2016-Consciousness Central TV
Consciousness Central TV-TSC Playlist
Daily round up-Nick Day, Host

 

ViNTaGe Highlights:


1 9 9 6 Tucson Conference video

2 0 1 4  It was 20 Years Ago Today - A short film early clips and slides.mov

2 0 1 5 Helsinki Conference Consciousness Central TV

2 0 1 4 It was 20 Years Ago Today - A short film -early clips and slides.mov

2 0 1 4  Consciousness Central TV  - daily roundup with speakers and guests

2 0 1 4 The Deeper You Go: The Interviews

2 0 1 4 Closer to Truth/ PBS

         TV Episodes/Interviews, Hosted by Robert L. Kuhn

         TSC 20th anniversary

2008-present  Plenary Videos (youtube)  

2008-present  Plenary Videos (iTunes)   

                                   

 

Toward a Science of Consciousness

20th Anniversary - Tucson April 21-26, 2014  

Organized & Hosted by the Center for Consciousness Studies

 

highlights 2014  -  20th Anniversary

  

2014  It was 20 Years Ago Today - A short film  

          early clips and slides.mov

 

 

- The first

1996  Tucson Conference video 

 

 

 

Support CCS

 

Your continued support is vital to help fund the

ongoing work of the Center for Consciousness Studies.

Please consider making a charitable contribution to

CCS through the University of Arizona Foundation

 

UA Foundation Link to Support

The Center for Consciousness Studies

 

 

©2017

THE SCIENCE OF CONSCIOUSNESS

CONFERENCE SERIES

Since 1994

2018  Tucson, AZ USA -APRIL 1-8, 2018 - Loews Ventana Canyon Resort

2019  Interlaken SWITZERLAND - JUNE 25-28, 2019

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REGISTER HERE

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Abstracts submissions - closed

 

CONFERENCE REGISTRATION PAYMENT SITE 

Center for Consciousness Studies

University of Arizona, Center for Consciousness Studies

(Standard Registration $500; Students $250; Thursday Dinner $75

Exhibitor Booths $1800-$2500;  Program Ads $1200-$1500; Sponsorships available)

HYATT REGENCY La Jolla at Aventine

3777 La Jolla Village Drive

San Diego, CA 92122 USA

Hotel Group Booking Link 

- ACTIVE LINK  For Conference Registrants, standard $199

 


IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT - March 25, 2017

2017 TSC - THE SCIENCE OF CONSCIOUSNESS CONFERENCE

Will Not Take Place in Shanghai

Out of concern for the intellectual integrity of the TSC conference, and the intellectual property of our presenters and technology exhibitors, the University of Arizona's Center for Consciousness studies has terminated its relationship with Crystal Globe enterprises of Shanghai, China; Crystal Globe is no longer associated in any way with CCS-TSC


TSC 2017

Pre-Plenary WORKSHOPS 

***Included with registration; no additional fees for registrants

Monday Morning Workshops

1. DEI East-West Forum 1

2. Artificial IntelIigence and Machine Consciousness 2

3. Consciousness and the Arts

4. Tenniscentric

Monday Afternoon Workshops

1. DEI East-West Forum 2

2. Brain Stimulation/Consciousness Technology

3. Artificial Intelligence and Machine Consciousness 2

4. Resonance, Life and Consciousness

Special Program 

Monday Evening Workshops

Memory and Creativity Competition 

Tuesday Morning Workshops

1. Language and Consciousness

2. Deepak Chopra - 'The enlightened brain'

3. Consciousness: Battle of the Fundamental Theories

4. David Bohn Centennial

5. Quantum Brain Biology

 

The Science of CONSCIOUSNESS

Tucson Biennial Conferences (since 1994) &

Alternate Year International TSC Conferences

(since 1995)  in Cooperation with

Partner Organizations and Institutions

Tucson biennial conferences hosted by the

Center for Consciousness Studies and the alternate year international co-sponsored TSC conferences held overseas in cooperation with partner organizations and institutions.   

www.sdcreations.org

 

Additional contact information

        

 

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UA Foundation Link to

Support The Center for Consciousness Studies


QUICK

LINKS

 

Center for Consciousness StudiesWatch:  iTunes podcasts-CCS TSC         

Watch:  YouTube TSC    

Watch:  CCS 2014 It was 20 Years Ago Today -

A short film early clips.mov

Watch:  CCS 1996 Toward a Science of Consciousness,

Tucson Convention Center

Watch:  Consciousness Central TV        

TSC Playlist


CCS website

 

QuantumConsciousness.org

anesth.medicine.arizona.edu/research/consciousness-studies

 

2017

The Strange Link Between the Human Mind

and Physics, BBC by Philip Ball, February 16, 2017

 

2016

Journals, Book Chapters, Books

 

14: "Consciousness in the Universe:

An Updated Review of the "Orch OR" Theory," 

Change the Music - Psychotherapy and Brain Vibrations, The Neuropsychotherapist, Vol 4,4, April 2016

Consciousness: Integrating Eastern and Western Perspectives

 

released

2016

The Deeper You Go: The Interviews

 

Fall 2016

Conferences

 


In Memoriam 

Adele (Yetta) Engel Behar

1928- 2016

 

2015

GOOGLE says It Has Proved Its Controversial Quantum Computer Really Works,

MIT Technology Review, 12/8/2015

The 'MEYER-OVERTON QUANTUM UNDERGROUND' IN LIVING SYSTEMS,

Stuart Hameroff, Harald Atmanspacher, Collegium Helveticum ETH Zurich University 2/22/16  Video Link

S. Hameroff, Huffington Post, 6/2/15

Stuart Hameroff Headshot

by Oliver Burkeman, January 21, 2015

Deep inside cells, a clue to the mind - Indian physicists have discovered what they say are possible signatures of a hidden information processing network in all living cells, predicted by other scientists decades ago as a key to deciphering biological mysteries including consciousness. telegraphindia.com

Brain hierarchy leads inward to quantum channels where anesthetics act to prevent consciousness

 

 

CCS TSC  CO-SPONSORED

QUANTUM MIND CONFERENCES

TSC PRESS 2011

QANSAS 2011

 

Misc. Video 2011

Through the Wormhole, Discovery Science Channel, Life After Death' 

(general website  not connected to interview) 

aired: June 8, 2011, modr., Morgan Freeman   

 

WORMHOLE  Series

Previews

http://science.discovery.com/tv/through-the-wormhole/

 

RESEARCH

2011

''Lateral Information Processing

 

   

Attn:  Abi Behar Montefiore

CCS TSC Conference Director; Press Contact

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email    center@u.arizona.edu

office:  520.621.9317   

website: consciousness.arizona.edu

fax:   520-626-6416

The University of Arizona

Department of Anesthesiology

Center for CONSCIOUSNESS STUDIES

P.O. Box 245114  

Tucson, AZ USA 85724-5114

Department of Anesthesiology

University of Arizona

1501 N Campbell Ave., Su. 5301

Tucson, AZ 85721

 

FOB Bldg 220

1609 N Warren

105B

Tucson 85719

 

 

UA Foundation Link to Support

 

The Center for Consciousness Studies

 

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2014 - Penrose Awarded Bhaumik Prize 

 

2014, Toward a Science of Consciousness-20th Anniversary,

Tucson XI - Apr 21-26,2014

2 0 1 4   Closer to Truth/ PBS

Consciousness Central TV Daily Roundup

The Deeper You Go: The Interviews

-20th Anniversary Poster  

 

2014 VIDEO - TSC

Consciousness Central TV

CCS-UAiTunes

Center for Consciousness Studies

iTunes   

CCS iTunes Selections from

2014 Plenary Sessions

2014 The Deeper You Go: The Interviews

Selections from TSC conferences

and CCS meetings

CCS-UA  iTunes 1994-2016   Center for Consciousness Studies


 

2012  Tucson ARIZONA  

The 10th Biennial -Toward a Science of Consciousness

April 9-14, 2012 TUCSON, ARIZONA

      


 

2011 Stockholm SWEDEN

The 18th Toward a Science of Consciousness

STOCKHOLM SWEDEN   

http://consciousness.arizona.edu/images/swedenbb2final_000.png

The 18th Toward a Science of Consciousness STOCKHOLM SWEDEN  

End of Life Brain Activity Session,


Additional Archives

PROGRAMS AND ABSTRACTS

Oldies But Goodies

CONTINUE TO ARCHIVES

Science of Consciousness

Selections from the past Plenary Sessions and

interviews with TSC Plenary Speakers

http://consciousness.arizona.edu/images/swedenbb2final_000.png 

D. Cantrell BioMed, AHSC,UMC

 

2011 Research in the news,   contin.

 

CONSCIOUSNESS AND DEMYSTIFICATION

CONTINUE TO ARCHIVES

 

1996 Tucson conference 

***video

 

Toward a New Science of the Mind: