2021 Run MATLAB/Psychtoolbox Experiments Online with Pack & Go

Friday, May 21, 2021, 4:00 – 5:00 PM EDTSunday, May 23, 2021, 8:00 – 9:00 AM EDT Organizers: Dr. Sophie Kenny, VPixx Technologies; Dr. Lindsey Fraser, VPixx TechnologiesModerator: Dr. Lindsey Fraser, Staff Scientist at VPixx TechnologiesSpeaker: Dr. Sophie Kenny, Staff Scientist at VPixx Technologies Pack&Go is a remote experiment testing and data collection solution under […]

2021 An introduction to TELLab 2.0 – A new-and-improved version of The Experiential Learning LABoratory, a web-based platform for educators

Monday, May 24, 2021, 8:00 – 9:00 PM EDTWednesday, May 26, 2021, 2:30 – 3:30 PM EDT Organizers: Jeff Mulligan, Independent contractor to UC Berkeley; Jeremy Wilmer, Wellesley CollegeSpeakers: Ken Nakayama, Jeremy Wilmer, Justin Junge, Jeff Mulligan, Sarah Kerns This satellite event will provide a tutorial overview of the new-and-improved version of The Experiential Learning […]

V-VSS 2021 Graphics Competition Winner

Each year VSS solicits its membership to submit creative visual images related to the field of vision science, the Society, or the VSS meeting. Traditionally, the winning images are featured on the program, abstracts book, signage, and t-shirts. Due to the online format this year, the winning image appears as the banner throughout the VSS […]

Using Screencast-O-Matic

VSS provides a free Screencast-O-Matic Team Premier license to all V-VSS presenters to help you create and caption your video presentation. Screencast-O-Matic provides tools for recording, uploading, and captioning your video. Prior to Screencast-O-Matic, we recommend you review their Training Videos. You are not required to use Screencast-O-Matic to create or caption your video. However, […]

Preparing Your V-VSS Presentation

Poster Presentations Your Poster PDF must be a one-page PDF that is less than 20MB in size. Creating Your PDF Your Poster PDF can be any aspect ratio or resolution. Landscape orientation is recommended because we expect most attendees will be viewing presentations on a computer screen. Resolution should be high enough that all details […]

2021 Young Investigator Award – Martina Poletti

The Vision Sciences Society is honored to present Martina Poletti with the 2021 Elsevier/VSS Young Investigator Award. The Young Investigator Award is an award given to an early-stage researcher who has already made a significant contribution to our field. The award is sponsored by Elsevier, and the awardee is invited to submit a review paper […]

2021 Ken Nakayama Medal for Excellence in Vision Science – Gerald Westheimer

The Vision Sciences Society is honored to present Gerald Westheimer with the 2021 Ken Nakayama Medal for Excellence in Vision Science. The Ken Nakayama Medal is in honor of Professor Ken Nakayama’s contributions to the Vision Sciences Society, as well as his innovations and excellence to the domain of vision sciences. The recipient of the […]

V-VSS 2021 Graphics Competition

VSS is seeking creative visual images to be used as the banner image of the Vision Sciences Society website and the V-VSS 2021 meeting website. Images should be related to the field of vision science, the Vision Sciences Society, or the Virtual VSS annual meeting. Because this year’s meeting is a virtual event, the 2021 […]

2021 Public Lecture – Roland Fleming

Roland Fleming,  PhD Justus Liebig University Giessen, Germany Roland Fleming is an interdisciplinary researcher who investigates how the brain allows us to see the physical properties of objects. He studied at Oxford and MIT and has worked at the Max Planck Institute for Biological Cybernetics. He is currently the Kurt Koffka Professor of Experimental Psychology […]

Future Meetings

VSS 2022 – May 13-18 St. Pete Beach, Florida VSS 2023 – May 19-24 St. Pete Beach, Florida