Schedule Overview

Unless otherwise noted, all meeting events take place at the TradeWinds Island Grand Hotel, St. Pete Beach, Florida.

Date Time Event Location
Wednesday
May 13
9:00 am – 6:00 pm Computational and Mathematical Models in Vision (MODVIS) VSS Satellite Horizons
Thursday
May 14
9:00 am – 6:00 pm Computational and Mathematical Models in Vision (MODVIS) VSS Satellite Horizons
Friday
May 15
7:30 am – 9:30 pm VSS Social Lounge
VSS Quiet Lounge
Banyan/Citrus
Glades
8:00 am – 6:00 pm Registration Open Grand Palm Colonnade
8:30 – 9:30 am Coffee Break Garden Courtyard
8:30 – 11:45 am Computational and Mathematical Models in Vision (MODVIS) VSS Satellite Horizons
9:00 – 11:00 am Beyond the flicker fusion frequency: Research applications of high refresh rate display technology VSS Satellite TBD
11:00 – 11:45 am Psychophysics Toolbox Forum VSS Satellite TBD
11:30 am – 12:00 pm Coffee Break Garden Courtyard
11:30 am – 2:30 pm Grab and Go Lunch (cash) Garden Courtyard
12:00 – 2:00 pm Symposium 1: Early Processing of Foveal Vision Talk Room 1
12:00 – 2:00 pm Symposium 2: Feedforward & Recurrent Streams in Visual Perception Talk Room 2
2:00 – 2:30 pm Coffee Break Garden Courtyard
2:30 – 4:30 pm Symposium 3: What we learn about the visual system by studying non-human primates: Past, present and future Talk Room 1
2:30 – 4:30 pm Symposium 4: What’s new in visual development? Talk Room 2
4:30 – 5:00 pm Coffee Break Garden Courtyard
5:00 – 7:00 pm Symposium 5: Wait for it: 20 years of temporal orienting Talk Room 1
5:00 – 7:00 pm Symposium 6: What has the past 20 years of neuroimaging taught us about human vision and where do we go from here? Talk Room 2
7:00 – 9:30 pm Opening Night Reception Beachside Sun Decks
8:30 – 10:30 pm Visibility: A Gathering of LGBTQ+ Vision Scientists and friends VSS Satellite TBD
Saturday
May 16
7:30 am – 6:45 pm Registration Open Grand Palm Colonnade
7:30 am – 9:30 pm VSS Social Lounge
VSS Quiet Lounge
Banyan/Citrus
Glades
7:45 – 8:30 am Morning Coffee & Continental Breakfast Garden Courtyard and Pavilion
8:15 – 9:45 am Morning Talk Session 1: Attention: Capture, suppression Talk Room 1
8:15 – 9:45 am Morning Talk Session 1: Binocular Vision Talk Room 2
8:30 am – 12:30 pm Morning Poster Sessions Banyan Breezeway
and Pavilion
9:00 am – 5:30 pm Exhibits Open Pavilion
9:45 – 10:30 am Coffee Break Garden Courtyard and Pavilion
10:45 am – 12:30 pm Morning Talk Session 2: Visual Working Memory Talk Room 1
10:45 am – 12:30 pm Morning Talk Session 2: Motion Talk Room 2
11:30 am – 2:30 pm Grab and Go Lunch (cash) Garden Courtyard
12:30 – 2:30 pm Lunch Break (on your own)
12:45 – 1:45 pm Student/Postdoc Workshop: Peer-networking for Students and Postdocs Jasmine/Palm
12:45 – 1:45 pm US Funding Workshop Sabal/Sawgrass
2:30 – 4:15 pm Afternoon Talk Session 1: Perception and Action: Decision making Talk Room 1
2:30 – 4:15 pm Afternoon Talk Session 1: Plasticity and Learning: Models and mechanisms Talk Room 2
2:45 – 6:45 pm Afternoon Poster Sessions Banyan Breezeway and Pavilion
4:15 – 5:00 pm Afternoon Coffee & Snack Garden Courtyard and Pavilion
4:15 – 5:15 pm Undergrad Meet & Greet TBD
5:15 – 6:45 pm Afternoon Talk Session 2: Faces: Real world, experience Talk Room 1
5:15 – 6:45 pm Afternoon Talk Session 2: Eye movements: Saccades and perception Talk Room 2
6:45 – 7:15 pm Keynote Snack Grand Palm Colonnade
7:15 – 8:15 pm Keynote Address: Suzana Herculano-Houzel Talk Room 1-2
Sunday
May 17
7:30 am – 5:00 pm Registration Open Grand Palm Colonnade
7:30 am – 9:30 pm VSS Social Lounge
VSS Quiet Lounge
Banyan/Citrus
Glades
7:45 – 8:30 am Morning Coffee & Continental Breakfast Garden Courtyard and Pavilion
8:15 – 9:45 am Morning Talk Session 1: Spatial Vision: Models Talk Room 1
8:15 – 9:45 am Morning Talk Session 1: Perception and Action: Arm movements Talk Room 2
8:30 am – 12:30 pm Morning Poster Sessions Banyan Breezeway
and Pavilion
9:00 am – 5:30 pm Exhibits Open Pavilion
9:45 – 10:30 am Coffee Break Garden Courtyard and Pavilion
10:45 am – 12:30 pm Morning Talk Session 2: Attention: What is attended? Talk Room 1
10:45 am – 12:30 pm Morning Talk Session 2: Vision in Immersive Environments Talk Room 2
11:30 am – 2:30 pm Grab and Go Lunch (cash) Garden Courtyard
12:30 – 2:00 pm Lunch Break (on your own)
12:45 – 1:45 pm Student/Postdoc Workshop: How to prepare for a job application Jasmine/Palm
2:00 – 3:00 pm Public Lecture: Roland Fleming (offsite) St. Petersburg Main Library
2:00 – 3:30 pm Afternoon Talk Session 1: Perceiving in 3D Talk Room 1
2:00 – 3:30 pm Afternoon Talk Session 1: Visual Search Talk Room 2
2:15 – 5:45 pm Afternoon Poster Sessions Banyan Breezeway
and Pavilion
3:30 – 4:15 pm Afternoon Coffee & Snack Garden Courtyard and Pavilion
6:00 – 9:30 pm 20th Anniversary Beach Party Beachside Sun Decks
Monday
May 18
7:30 am – 12:30 pm VSS Social Lounge
VSS Quiet Lounge
Banyan/Citrus
Glades
7:45 – 8:30 am Morning Coffee & Continental Breakfast Garden Courtyard and Pavilion
7:45 am – 1:30 pm Registration Open Grand Palm Colonnade
8:15 – 9:45 am Morning Talk Session 1: Object Recognition: Learning, deep neural networks Talk Room 1
8:15 – 9:45 am Morning Talk Session 1: Eye Movements: Pursuit, salience Talk Room 2
8:30 am – 12:30 pm Morning Poster Sessions Banyan Breezeway
and Pavilion
9:00 am – 12:30 pm Exhibits Open Pavilion
9:45 – 10:30 am Coffee Break Garden Courtyard and Pavilion
10:45 am – 12:15 pm Morning Talk Session 2: Scene Perception: Models and mechanisms Talk Room 1
10:45 am – 12:15 pm Morning Talk Session 2: Faces: Neural processes Talk Room 2
11:30 am – 2:30 pm Grab and Go Lunch (cash) Grand Palm Colonnade
12:30 – 2:00 pm VSS Awards Session:
Davida Teller Award
Ken Nakayama Medal
Young Investigator Award
Student Travel Awards
NEI Postdoctoral and Early Career Travel Grants
Talk Room 1-2
2:00 – 4:00 pm VR Eye Tracking – From zero to experiment in 6 minutes VSS Satellite TBD
2:00 – 4:00 pm Bayesian data analysis in sensorimotor control field VSS Satellite TBD
2:00 – 4:00 pm Canadian Vision Social VSS Satellite TBD
4:00 – 5:15 pm Meet the Professors TBD
7:00 – 10:00 pm Demo Night Demos Talk Room 1-2,
Jacaranda Hall, Royal Tern, Snowy Egret, Compass
Tuesday
May 19
7:30 am – 9:30 pm VSS Social Lounge
VSS Quiet Lounge
Banyan/Citrus
Glades
7:45 – 8:30 am Morning Coffee & Continental Breakfast Garden Courtyard and Pavilion
7:45 am – 6:45 pm Registration Open Grand Palm Colonnade
8:15 – 9:45 am Morning Talk Session 1: Scene Perception: Processing, development Talk Room 1
8:15 – 9:45 am Morning Talk Session 1: Temporal Processing Talk Room 2
8:30 am – 12:30 pm Morning Poster Sessions Banyan Breezeway
and Pavilion
9:00 am – 5:30 pm Exhibits Open Pavilion
9:45 – 10:30 am Coffee Break Garden Courtyard and Pavilion
10:45 am – 12:30 pm Morning Talk Session 2: Attention: Features, objects, selectivity Talk Room 1
10:45 am – 12:30 pm Morning Talk Session 2: Plasticity and Learning: Disorders Talk Room 2
11:30 am – 2:30 pm Grab and Go Lunch (cash) Garden Courtyard
12:30 – 1:00 pm VSS Business Meeting Talk Room 2
1:00 – 2:30 pm Connect with Industry TBD
1:00 – 2:30 pm Lunch Break (on your own)
1:00 – 2:30 pm VSS Committees Lunch (by invitation only)
Horizons
2:30 – 4:15 pm Afternoon Talk Session 1: Spatial Vision: Mechanisms Talk Room 1
2:30 – 4:15 pm Afternoon Talk Session 1: Visual Memory: Encoding, representations, search Talk Room 2
2:45 – 6:45 pm Afternoon Poster Sessions Banyan Breezeway
and Pavilion
4:15 – 5:00 pm Afternoon Coffee & Snack Garden Courtyard and Pavilion
5:15 – 7:15 pm Afternoon Talk Session 2: Color, Light and Materials Talk Room 1
5:15 – 7:15 pm Afternoon Talk Session 2: Cortical Organization and Dynamics Talk Room 2
7:30 – 9:30 pm VisxVision Workshop: Vision Science and Data Visualization Research VSS Satellite TBD
7:30 – 9:30 pm FoVea (Females of Vision et al) Workshop VSS Satellite Horizons
10:00 pm – 2:00 am Club Vision Talk Room 1
Wednesday
May 20
7:30 am – 12:45 pm VSS Social Lounge
VSS Quiet Lounge
Banyan/Citrus
Glades
7:45 – 8:30 am Morning Coffee & Continental Breakfast Garden Courtyard and Pavilion
7:45 am – 12:45 pm Registration Open Grand Palm Colonnade
8:15 – 10:00 am Morning Talk Session 1: Development Talk Room 1
8:15 – 10:00 am Morning Talk Session 1: Perceptual Organization Talk Room 2
8:30 am – 12:30 pm Morning Poster Sessions Banyan Breezeway and Pavilion
10:00 – 10:45 am Coffee Break Garden Courtyard and Pavilion
11:00 am – 12:45 pm Morning Talk Session 2: Object Recognition: Neural mechanisms Talk Room 1
11:00 am – 12:45 pm Morning Talk Session 2: Attention: Perception, memory Talk Room 2
2:00 – 4:30 pm Symposium: The Story of Vision Science Through Autobiography VSS Satellite Talk Room 2
6:00 – 10:00 pm Ken Nakayama’s 80th Birthday Celebration (Reception 6:00 – 7:00 pm and Dinner 7:00 – 10:00 pm) VSS Satellite Breck Outdoor Deck