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In conversation: Lindsay Seers and Anil Seth

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Discussing the science behind 'Every Thought There Ever Was', Lindsay Seers will be in conversation with Anil Seth, Professor of Cognitive and Computational Neuroscience at University of Sussex to discuss Avatar Therapy.

Anil K. Seth is currently professor of cognitive and computational neuroscience and co-director of the Sackler Centre for Consciousness Science at the University of Sussex in Brighton, UK. He sits on the steering group and advisory board of the Human Mind Project. His research centers on cognitive neuroscience, computational neuroscience, consciousness, EEG, neuroimaging, neuropsychiatry, neuropsychology, psychology, time series, virtual reality.

He is the Editor-in-Chief of Neuroscience of Consciousness, editor and co-author of 30 Second Brain and consultant for Eye Benders (winner of the Royal Society Young People’s Book Prize 2014). He contributes regularly to a variety of media including the New Scientist, The Guardian, the BBC and writes the popular blog NeuroBanter.

His research pursues one of the great challenges for 21st century science – of understanding the biological basis of conscious experience. He uses a highly multidisciplinary approach to study complex brain networks by bringing together research across neuroscience, mathematics, computer science, psychology, philosophy and psychiatry.

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