Christof Koch: Consciousness and its Place in Nature

Todd Boyle

Christof Koch
Consciousness and its Place in Nature
May 31, 2019 - University of Oregon - Eugene

Christof Koch, Chief Scientist and President of the Allen Institute for Brain Science, will give a talk titled “Consciousness and its Place in Nature” as the first in an annual lecture series sponsored by the University of Oregon's Institute of Neuroscience.

Koch joined the Allen Institute for Brain Science as Chief Scientific Officer in 2011 and became president in 2015. He has published extensively, and his writings and interests integrate theoretical, computational, and experimental neuroscience with philosophy and contemporary trends, in particular, artificial intelligence.

Christof Koch, Consciousness, brain science, neurological correlates of consciousness