4thInternational Symposium
"Low Vision and the Brain"

24–26 November 2017 • Berlin, Germany

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24 November

Session 1 – Eye & Brain: normal and abnormal

• Gordon Plant (London/GB), Huiguang He (Beijing/CN)
• Sylvie Chokron (Paris/FR), Ying Gao (Magdeburg/DE)

Session 2 – Neuroprotection and rescue

• Robert Ritch (New York, NY/US), Neville Osborne (Oxford/GB)
• Kwok-Fai So (Hong Kong/CN), Natalia Kurysheva (Moscow/RU)
• Petra Henrich-Noack (Magdeburg/DE)

Session 3 – Regeneration / stem cells

• Larry Benowitz (Boston, MA/US)
• Kun-Che Chang (Stanford, CA/US)

 

25 November

Session 4 – Neuroplasticity, reorganization, restoration 

• Andrea Antal (Göttingen/DE), Huiguang He (Beijing/CN)
• Paolo Rossini (Roma/IT), Elvire Vaucher (Montreal/CA)
• Georg Michelson (Erlangen/DE)

Session 5 – Visual Rehabilitation and neuropsychological interventions

• Gera de Haan (Croningen/NL)

Session 6 – Neurotechnology and Innovation I

• Andrea Antal (Göttingen/DE), Wioletta Waleszcyzk (Warszawa/PL)
• Ulf Ziemann (Tübingen/DE)

Session 7 – Neurotechnology and Innovation II

• Eberhart Zrenner (Tübingen/DE)
• Yoshikazu Ugawa (Fukushima/JP), Benedetto Falsini (Roma/IT)

 

26 November

Session 8 – Augmentation and Substitution 

• Amir Amedi (Jerusalem/IS)
• Josef Rauschecker (Georgetown, CA/US)

Session 9 – Psychosomatic challenges, psychology of coping, life style

• Ruth van Nispen (Amsterdam/NL)
• Muneeb Faiq (Delhi/India)