Rich Shiffrin   On May 8-9, 2012, a symposium will be held at Indiana University to honor the many and varied contributions of Richard M. Shiffrin to Cognitive Science. For over 40 years, Luther Dana Waterman Professor of Psychological and Brain Sciences Richard M. Shiffrin has been a key figure in the field of Cognitive Science, making fundamental contributions in diverse areas of attention, perception, and memory. At this Festschrift symposium in his honor, colleagues and collaborators will pay tribute to his celebrated career and will highlight the substantial contributions that he made to psychological science.
Sponsors: Air Force Office of Scientific Research
Cognitive Science Program, Indiana University Bloomington
Deanís Office, College of Arts and Sciences, Indiana University Bloomington
Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences, Indiana University Bloomington
Glushko-Samuelson Foundation
Provostís Office, Indiana University Bloomington

Location: Frangipani Room
Indiana Memorial Union
900 East 7th Street
Bloomington, Indiana 47405

Organizers: Amy Criss, Syracuse University
Rob Goldstone, Indiana University
Rob Nosofsky, Indiana University
Jeroen Raaijmakers, University of Amsterdam
Mark Steyvers, University of California at Irvine

Please note that this year CEMS (Context and Episodic Memory Symposium 2012) is scheduled to follow the Festschrift. Festschrift attendees are invited to attend CEMS, which will be held on May 10th, in Bloomington. The symposium is designed to be a forum for the exchange of ideas among colleagues working on theoretical and empirical approaches to the study of context and episodic memory, broadly construed. More information can be found on the CEMS website.