Travel Awards

Thank you to everyone who applied for the OPAM 28 Travel Award! This year’s winning submissions are from the following authors:

  • Andy Jeesu Kim – Texas A&M University
  • Yuri Markov – Higher School of Economics
  • Ryan O’Donnell – Pennsylvania State University
  • Joan Ongchoco – Yale University
  • Melissa Schoenlein – University of Wisconsin – Madison
  • Samantha Lee – University of Nevada, Reno

Best Talk and Poster Awards

Congratulations to the winners of OPAM 28’s Best Talk and Best Poster! This year, the winners were:

  • Best Talk: Alice Towler (UNSW, Sydney, AU), “Multiple routes to face recognition expertise”
  • Best Poster: Michelle Blumberg (Queen’s University, Kingston, CA), “Tracking temporal dynamics of distractors in the context of continuous task performance”

Information about OPAM 29’s talk and poster awards will be announced later in the year. We are able to recognize the best research presented at OPAM, thanks to the generous sponsorship of Visual Cognition. Every presenter will be automatically eligible for these awards. Throughout the day, presentations will be judged by a panel of Associate and Consulting Editors from the Visual Cognition Editorial Board. We will announce the winners after the keynote address. The Best Talk will receive $300 and the Best Poster will receive $200.