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Past Events




Dissertation Defense



New roles for attention and memory in the cocktail party problem
A dissertation presented by Kevin Jing Poh Woods to The Division of Medical Sciences in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of Doctor of Philosophy in the subject of Speech and Hearing Bioscience and Technology.



Thursday, December 14, 2017, 10 AM
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences
Room 46-3189
43 Vassar Street
Cambridge, MA 02139


See attached for details.


SHBT 25th Anniversary Celebration


We are pleased to announce the SHBT 25th Anniversary Celebration, to take place October 6-7 at Massachusetts Eye and Ear. There will be podium presentations and panel discussions by alumni, a student poster session, a welcome reception, and a banquet dinner. A scientific program and schedule for this event is available here. Please RSVP to Bertrand Delgutte by Wednesday, September 20, 2017.



SHBT End of Summer Talks 2017


The 2017 End-of-Summer Talks will take place Monday, September 25th from 4pm-8pm and will be held at MIT Brain and Cognitive Sciences, room 46-3002.


The event will include brief talks from the G2s and G3s about the work they did over the summer, and will be followed by a catered dinner. The End-of-Summer Talks provide a great opportunity for students to present their research to the SHBT community and receive constructive feedback.


Attached is the preliminary program. Please note that all students supported by the SHBT training grant are required to attend. Faculty are strongly encouraged to attend.


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