News and Events

Intelligence in social and economic behaviour


12/10/2016 - 15:00 to 17:00

The colloquium will be given by Prof. Aldo Rustichini.

The science of surnames


21/09/2016 - 15:00 to 17:00

The seminar will be given by Prof. Paolo Rossi.

The mem-computer explained


27/07/2016 - 14:00 to 16:00

For the series of SISSA Colloquia, there will be a seminar given by Prof. Massimiliano Di Ventra entitled: "The mem-computer explained".

Trieste Encounters on Cognitive Science (TEX2016)


07/07/2016 - 09:00 to 11:00

The Trieste Encounters on Cognitive Science (TEX) are a yearly summer initiative by SISSA, aiming at bringing together scientists from all over the world at all levels of their careers to enjoy science, sunshine, food&wine and, ultimately, life.

On the Neural Circuits for Face Recognition: a Vision Science Perspective on the Social Brain


24/06/2016 - 12:00 to 25/06/2016 - 14:00

Humans, like all primates, take great interest in faces. This is because faces, by structure and internal dynamics, display a plethora of social information for a visual system that can extract it. The primate brain does this through specialized hardware...

PhD announcement


04/02/2016 - 00:00

The call for the September admissions exam is now open! For more information on how the admissions procedure works, click here.