SBDM 2016

Sixth International Symposium on Biology of Decision Making, Paris, France


The Sixth International Symposium on "Biology of Decision Making" (SBDM) will take place on May 25-27, 2016 in Paris, France. The first two days of conference will take place at the Institut du Cerveau et de la Moelle, 47 Boulevard de l'Hôpital, 75013 Paris. The third day will take place at Ecole Normale Supérieure, 29 rue d'Ulm, 75005 Paris. A social event will take place in the evening of May 26 in Zamansky Tower on the campus of Université Pierre et Marie Curie, 4 place Jussieu, 75005 Paris.

The objective of this three-day symposium will be to gather people from different research fields with different approaches (economics, ethology, psychiatry, neural and computational approaches) to decision making.
The conference will include 6 sessions:

  1. Cost of control, fatigue and decision-making;
  2. Emotion, stress and decision-making;
  3. Dynamics of decision-making;
  4. Decision-making across species;
  5. Confidence, mood and decision-making;
  6. Learning, memory and decision-making.


Important dates:

April 30, 2016 Deadline for Poster Submission
May 7, 2016 Notification of Poster Acceptance
May 15, 2016 Deadline for Registration
May 25-27, 2016 Symposium Venue