Symposium in Honour of Annette Karmiloff-Smith

Recordings of select speakers

27 MARCH 2018

Master’s opening remarks: Professor David Latchman, Birkbeck, University of London

Theme: Annette’s influence on developmental psychology

Chair: Professor Uta Frith, University College London

Professor Francesca Happe, King’s College London


Professor Mike Anderson, Murdoch University, Australia


Professor Susan Goldin-Meadow, University of Chicago


Professor Kang Lee, University of Toronto


Theme: Annette and public science

Chair: Professor Michael Thomas, Birkbeck, University of London

Dr Frank Wiesemann, Annalise Richmond and Gerard Stijntjes, Procter and Gamble

*Truncated recording due to audio feed issue.


Dr Tim Smith, Birkbeck, University of London


Theme: Neuroconstructivism and multi-disciplinary approaches to studying development

Chair: Professor Barbara Finlay, Cornell University

Professor Fred Dick, Birkbeck, University of London


Professor Derek Moore, University of Greenwich


28 MARCH 2018

Opening remarks: Professor Mike Oaksford, Birkbeck, University of London

Theme: ‘Rethinking innateness’, developmental cognitive neuroscience and developmental disorders

Chair: Professor Lorraine Tyler, University of Cambridge

Professor Kim Plunkett, University of Oxford


Professor Mark Johnson, Birkbeck, University of London and University of Cambridge


Professor Gaia Scerif, University of Oxford

Professor Kim Cornish, Monash University, Australia


Theme: Annette’s most recent research - Down syndrome, Alzheimer’s disease; the role of sleep in atypical development

Chair: Professor Emily Farran, UCL Institute of Education

Professor John Hardy, University College London


Dr Hana D’Souza, Birkbeck, University of London

No recording available, for info see:


Professor Jamie Edgin, University of Arizona


Discussion / Q&A Session