Urban Wayfinding and the Brain - Neuroscience meets industry

A joint conference between University College London and the Royal Institute of Navigation

Join us on 14th June 2017 to learn how emerging neuroscience findings may help solve practical problems of human navigation


How the mind works impacts how people navigate in cities. This conference will enable exchanges of information, ideas and needs in urban navigation between researchers, users and industry.

The one-day meeting comprises talks from academics and industry, morning and afternoon panel discussions and a poster session/reception in the evening.


Themes

Neuroscience and psychology of wayfinding


Signage and wayfinding


New directions in wayfinding technology


Accessibility



A full programme and information on how to book will be available in due course. In the mean time if you have any queries and wish to discuss exhibition opportunities please contact our Conference and Events Manager, Sally-Anne Cooke 0207 591 3135 // conference@rin.org.uk

Keynote Speakers

  • Dan Montello, University of California
  • Kate Jeffery, University College London
  • Hugo Spiers, University College London
  • Julian Maynard, Maynard Design
  • Ed Manley, University College London
  • Professor Nick Tyler, University College London

Conference Location

Gustav Tuck Lecture Theatre and South Cloisters

University College London

Contact Us

The Royal Institute of Navigation
1 Kensington Gore
London
SW7 2AT

+44 (0)20 7591 3134
admin@rin.org.uk

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