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Invitation: Symposium on Embodied Cognition in Multimedia Learning

posted 17 Jun 2015, 23:59 by ICO Education   [ updated 18 Jun 2015, 00:00 ]

You are cordially invited to attend our symposium on 
Embodied Cognition in Multimedia Learning 
September 7 & 8 2015, Rotterdam 

This symposium is organized by researchers from Radboud University and Erasmus University Rotterdam to present the results from two of our joint research projects:

Yes Wii Can: An Embodied Cognition Approach to Improving the Design of Animations for Primary Education
Funded by NWO-PROO (# 411-10-905)


Understanding and Improving the Development of Language Skills in Primary School Children
Funded by NIBC (# 056-33-016)


We are pleased and honored to announce that two excellent keynote speakers have been confirmed (more t.b.a.):

  • Arthur Glenberg, professor of Psychology, Arizona State University 
  • Asli Ozyurek, Max Planck Institute for Psycholinguistics, The Netherlands 

There is also an opportunity for you to present your own research on this topic during a poster session. More details will follow soon, for now, please:

Save the dates!

Tell your colleagues! 

Register via e-mail to: 

vangog@fsw.eur.nl 
Participation is free of charge. Please indicate: your name, institute/department, academic position, whether or not you would like to present a poster (and if so, the topic/title), and dietary wishes/requirements.

We hope to see you there!

Radboud University 
Lea Hald | Michael Wiemers 
Harold Bekkering | Marianne v.d. Hurk 

Erasmus University Rotterdam 
Jacqueline de Nooijer | Lysanne Post | Wim Pouw |
Fred Paas | Tamara van Gog | Rolf Zwaan