In May 2014 Klingerg lab organized a one-day symposium devoted to a new research field that is beginning to take shape – a field combining issues from both the educational sciences and cognitive neuroscience.

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to see the whole programme.

Keynote Speakers:

Roi Cohen Kadosh, University of Oxford; Can Neuroscience Enhance Education?

Dr Paul Howard-Jones, University of Bristol; Neuroscience in Education: What is the distance to application and how should we travel it?

Torkel Klingberg, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm; Working memory and mathematics – from neuroimaging to interventions.

Dr. Yulia Kovas, University of St Petersburg; Genetic and environmental contributions to individual differences in mathematical motivation, ability, and achievement.

Lars Nyberg, Umeå University; Neural correlates of the testing effect.

The symposium was funded by Kronprinsessans Victorias Stiftelse för vetenskaplig forskning och utbildning