Contribution of Mirroring Processes to Human Mindreading

La Contribution des Processus de Résonance à la Cognition Sociale

International Workshop, December 8-11, 2005
Château de Maffliers, France












Practical Information

Date and Venue

The Workshop ‘Mirroring processes and human mindreading’
will be held from
Thursday December 8, 2005, 2:00 pm to
Sunday December 11, 2005, 12:00 am
[On Thursday, a lunch will be served before the afternoon session. If you prefer vegetarian lunch or any special diet, please let us know in advance so that we make the necessary arrangements]

Rooms are reserved at the Novotel Château de Maffliers for all participants.
Only 22km away from Paris, situated in the Isle Adam Forest, offering 35 hectares of parkland.

Leisure: indoor heated swimming pool in the basement of the Novotel ( 7:00am - 10:00 pm)

Novotel Château de Maffliers
Allée des Marronniers
95560 Maffliers
Tél : (33) 01 34 08 35 35
Fax: (33) 01 34 69 97 49

If you have any special requests regarding accommodation, please let us know in advance and contact Sophie Bilardello
Institut Jean Nicod
1, bis avenue de Lowendal
75007 Paris
Tél. +33(0) 1 53 59 38 81
Fax +33(0) 1 53 59 32 99

Audio-visual equipment:
For the sessions, the meeting room will be equipped with a standard overhead projector and a LCD data projector for computer-based presentations.


Transfer by bus from Charles de Gaulle Airport to Novotel Château des Maffliers:

To Roissy Charles de Gaulle 2 : take the RER B (blue shuttle) in the direction Aéroport Charles de Gaulle 2 see map
The meeting point: Terminal 2 E Galerie n°4 (the main gallery located between Terminals 2E et 2F) See map
The white bus (the words "Sylvie Voyages" are written on it) will be waiting at la Galerie n°4 from
12:45 pm.
From any other terminal 2A-ED, going there involves going to Gare TGV-RER (see map)

Rail or Subway:
30mn from the Gare du Nord, take the train (Transilien SNCF) direction Persan-Beaumont or Luzarches Via Monsoult-Maffliers MAP Train Schedules
From the Monsoult-Maffliers Station to the hotel : 20 mn (walking distance) Map of the area
Taxis are not available at Montsoult-Maffliers Station, if you need a cab, you should call Mr Noirot
(Phone: 06 09 16 36 81) the day before.

By car : 17 km from Paris center by N1 road and 20 km from Roissy "Charles de Gaulle" Airport. MAP


You should purchase your airline ticket and you will be reimbursed after the workshop by providing us the original travel receipt.

After the workshop, you’ll need to send your original travel receipt and document "ordre de mission" (for french researchers) and "invitation chercheurs étrangers" (for foreign researchers)
by post or by fax to :
Vincent Gaudefroy
Institut Jean Nicod
1, bis avenue de Lowendal
75007 Paris
Tel: +33(0) 1 53 59 32 80
Fax: +33(0) 1 53 59 32 99

This workshop is organized by members of the Institut Jean Nicod, as part of the networking activities of the ESF programme "Mindreading and the emergence of human communication". It is financially supported by the European Science Foundation (Eurocores, OMLL), the Ile-de-France Regional Council and the IPSEN Foundation, and institutionally supported by the Department of Cognitive Studies (Département d'Etudes Cognitives) of Ecole Normale Supérieure (Paris).