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ESCAN meeting in Leiden, 2018

The 2018 international conference of ESCAN was the largest yet and a great success! If you feel nostalgic, you can revisit many of the conference highlights on Twitter: #ESCAN2018.

New ESCAN board members 2016

2016 ESCAN board

Please welcome our new board members

Lorenza Colzato, ESCAN Secretary
Fernando Ferreira-Santos
Manos Tsakiris

New functions in the board

Bernhard Hommel, ESCAN Deputy-Treasurer

Leaving the board ...

Gilles Pourtois
Pedro Montoya
Lars Nyberg


Matthew Apps recieved the ESCAN young researcher award during the Porto 2016 conference.

At the conference he presented a talk on "Neurocomputational basis of social signals in the anterior cingulate cortex".



ESCAN 3rd international conference

We are pleased to announce the 3rd international conference of the European Society for Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience, that will take place in Porto, Portugal, between 23-26 of June, 2016, at the Porto Palácio Congress Hotel & Spa.


ESCAN meeting in 2016

Venue: Porto (Portugal)

Dates: JUNE 23-26, 2016

ESCAN meeting in 2014 

The Board is pleased to announce that Michael Falkenstein, one of our founding members, and his team will be organizing the ESCAN2014 meeting.

Marseille 2012

We look back at a succesful and well-attended first scientific meeting from 9 to 12 May 2012 in Marseille.

ESCAN meeting in Amsterdam

The ESCAN kick-off meeting (10-12 December 2009, Amsterdam) was the first public manifestation of the society. 70 participants from all over Europe attended 20 scientific presentations.


Call for Papers

50th Anniversary Congress of the German Psychological Society - LeiPSYCH.

Paper submission is possible from 2 November 2015 until 29 January 2016.

online submission