Lab Visit | CanBeLab, Webster University

Lab Visit at the CanBeLab (Cognitive & Affective Neuroscience and Behavior)
Registration: December 8, 2017

The Research Platform Cognitive Science together with the CanBeLab (Cognitive & Affective Neuroscience and Behavior) of the Webster University are organizing a new Lab Visit!

This is an unique opportunity to get an on-site experience of the CanBeLab.

As part of the event Prof. Peter Walla and Prof. Marc Mehu will give us an introduction into their physiological methods, as well as show film material of their experiments and demonstrate the technique of face reading (see program below).

Registration ends on December 8, 2017 (please register directly with

The number of participants is limited to 20–25 PhD students.

Please register as soon you can (first come, first serve).

We're looking forward to meeting you at the lab visit!


16:00 – Introductory words by Prof. Helmut Leder (Research Platform Cognitive Science) and Prof. Peter Walla (Head of Psychology Department WVPU), who will also open the refreshments buffet

16:10 – Lecture 1: Prof. Peter Walla "Self-referential processing and what is an emotion by the way?"

16:45 – Lecture 2: Prof. Marc Mehu "Nonverbal behavior: An essential component of multi-level psychological analysis"

17:20 – Visit of the CanBeLab-Psychophysiology & Perception

17:35 – Visit of the CanBeLab-Social Interaction and Behavior Analysis

17:50 – FaceReader 7 Demo

18:00 – Closing words

Webster University, Praterstraße 23, 1020 Wien