art and science international meeting
low power society and thought strategies
trancoso | portugal | june 21 to 23. 2007
free admitance
Pedro Marijuán C. Marijuán was born in 1952 (San Martin, La Rioja -Spain). Education: Industrial Engineer in the field of "Enterprise Organization", Universidad Politécnica de Cataluña (1975); Doctor of Cognitive Neuroscience, PhD Thesis on "Natural Intelligence", Universidad de Barcelona (1989). Selected publications: The Dual Brain (book in Spanish: "El cerebro dual"), Editorial Hacer, Barcelona (1997). Editor of two special issues on FIS: Foundations of Information Science, Journal BioSystems (1996, 1998). Editor FIS special issue Journal Symmetry: Culture and Science (1997). Editor of special issue on Information Science at Cybernetics and Human Knowledge (1998). Editor of special issue Cajal and Consciousness at the Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences (2001). Fields of interest: information science, symmetry, bioinformation, cognitive neuroscience, epistemology, philosophy of science. Scholarly activities: General research on the nature of intelligence and the nature of information, both at the molecular-cellular and organismic (brain) levels; co-founder with Michael Conrad of FIS (Foundations of Information Science); organizer and co-organizer of several international conferences in the FIS field (Madrid 1994, Vienna 1996, Paris 2005); organizer of the International Cajal Conference (Zaragoza, 1999); organizer of the regular series of conferences "Ateneo del CPS"; organizer of several "Encuentros de Neurociencias (2005-07) and "Foros Tecnológicos y Empresariales". Academic positions: Research Colaborator at the Universidad de Barcelona (1987-88). Visiting Research Associate at the University of Canberra (1989-90). Visiting Research Associate at the University of Chicago (1990-92). Research Professor at the Universidad de Zaragoza (1993-2004). Director Cátedra SAMCA, CPS-I3A, Universidad de Zaragoza (2005 - present). 

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