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SCSMI Berlin 2013

Conference: Society for Cognitive Studies of the Moving Image

June 12-15, 2013 at the Berlin University of the Arts, Germany

The Society for Cognitive Studies of the Moving Image (SCSMI) is an interdisciplinary organization made up of scholars interested in cognitive, philosophical, aesthetic, neurophysiological, and evolutionary-psychological approaches to the analysis of film and other moving-image media. The society is on the forefront of studying how moving-image media shape and are shaped by human psychological activity.

For further information about SCSMI please visit the main homepage here.

Call for Papers & Registration


Call for Papers

Please download a PDF of the Call for Papers here


Due to the high number of registered participants for the upcoming SCSMI conference in Berlin, which almost exceeds the capacities of our facility, we had to close registration.

There are no more seats left on the boat. You can not register for the boat trip anymore. If you have already registered for the boat trip but not paid the fees, please pay cash at the registration desk.  The fee for the 3 hours boat trip to be held on June 15, 2013 is 50 Euro.


University of the Arts Berlin

University of the Arts Berlin
Hardenbergstr. 33
10623 Berlin, Germany
You can find a map of the venue here.






Guided Tour and Special Event


Boat trip


Guidelines for speakers

Special Event

“VirtuelleMauer/ReConstructing the Wall”

Interactive 3D installation


VirtuelleMauer/ReConstructing the Wall



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Travel Info

All panels will take place at the Berlin University of the Arts, Hardenbergstr. 33, Berlin-Charlottenburg.

You can find a map here.


Berlin WelcomeCard
Public Transport
Arrival by plane
Arrival by train

You can reach the conference organizers per e-mail at
We are looking forward welcoming you at the Berlin University of the Arts.

Prof. Dr. Monika Suckfüll, Flavia Bleuel and Diana Mirza


Here you find a selection of photos made during the conference by the student helpers.


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conference organisation:
Prof. Dr. Monika Suckfüll, Flavia Bleuel, Diana Mirza, Jolene Fraider, Wenzel Mehnert

key visual: Jolene Fraider
webmaster: Florian Dolling

team: Andreas Bueckle, Karin Deckner, Laura Elgeti, Maren Haverkamp, Karolin Hosenfelder,  Ana Marinova, Leonore Michalski, Philipp Müller, Sascha Quade, Vitalia Safronova, Alisa-Elaine Schellenberg, Florian Schmid, Lea Stegmaier, Jonas Hilkert, Anna v. Dallwitz, Caroline Wolf, Lisa Golinski, Mira Reuter, Kristin Möllering