The meeting will take place on three days from 12:45 UTC+1 to 19:00 UTC+1

Invited presentations will last 20 min followed by 5 min for talk-specific questions and slots for open discussion. A choice of contributed abstract will be selected for spotlight presentations, followed by a joint question time. Meeting will be recorded and the links to the videos will be added when available.

Day 1 | Day 2 – Wednesday October 7 | Day 3

12:45 UTC+1

Welcome

13:00 UTC+1

Gustavo DECO (Barcelona, Spain)
Turbulence in the human brain dynamics

Claudius GROS (Frankfurt/Main, Germany)
A family of basic models for critical neural dynamics: autonomously adapting sandpiles

Open discussion

14:00 UTC+1

Oren SHRIKI (Beer Sheva, Israel)
Multiscale criticality measures as potential neuromarkers

Lucilla DE ARCANGELIS (Aversa, Italy)
Spontaneous vs. stimulated brain activity: A statistical physics approach

Open discussion

15:00 UTC+1

30 min break

15:30 UTC+1

Woodrow SHEW (Fayetteville, AR)
Relating scale-free cortical dynamics to scale-free behavioral dynamics

Ginestra BIANCONI (London, UK)
Higher-order Topological Synchronization on Simplicial complexes

Open discussion

16:30 UTC+1

60 min break (~Lunch for EDT time)

17:30 UTC+1

Selected SPOTLIGHT TALKS
Benedetta Mariani
(Padova, Italy) – Brain criticality beyond resting state neuronal avalanches
Muhua Zheng (Barcelona, Spain) – Geometric renormalization unravels self-similarity of the multiscale human connectome
Fabrizio Lombardi
(Wien, Austria) – Criticality in Sleep: From basic physiology to emergent brain dynamics

18:00 UTC+1

Osame KINOUCHI (São Paulo, Brazil)
Homeostatic criticality in stochastic integrate-and-fire neurons

Dante CHIALVO (San Martin, Argentina)
A simple feedback method to control and tune a system or a network near the critical point of a (continuous or discontinuous) phase transition or its equivalent low-dimensional bifurcation

Closing discussion

19:00 UTC+1

End of day

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