Save the date: 18-21 septembre 2023

Location: Hotel le Saint Paul: 29 Boulevard Franck Pilatte, Nice, FR 06300, +33 4 93 89 39 57

Please be reminded that Nice is a popular destination and SoA will happen at the same time as the Rugby World Cup ! Check for your accomodation early: for more information HERE.

Topic: Aphasia: Changing paradigms?

Here the Final program


1)    ‘Big data’ and ‘Deep Data’: 18/09/2023

  • Simon Fischer Baum: A critical place for small, but deep, data in aphasia research.
  • Alex Leff: Using in-app therapy data to predict final outcome: an example from the Listen-In randomised clinical trial
  • David Howard: Separate lexicons for language comprehension and production? Big(gish) data.

2)    What changed because of new treatment methods for stroke?: 19/09/2023

  • Argye Hillis: Can we study people with aphasia in the era of endovascular treatment for stroke?           
  • Hugues Duffau: Towards a meta-networking theory of brain functions: the neural foundations of conation, language, cognition and behavior unveiled by intraoperative stimulation mapping in awake patient.           

3)    ‘Control’ in the language system: 20/09/2023

  • Vitoria Piai: Lexical selection, control, and the role of brain-based measures     
  • Bonnie Nozari: Selection and Control: Where are we at?

4)    New data sources: 21/09/2023

  • Elena Barbieri: The contribution of Primary Progressive Aphasia to the investigation of the anatomy of the language network.
  • Djaina Satoer: Awake brain tumor surgery: new insights in aphasia?


Visit to Musée Masséna, 20/09/2023, 16:00. Tram stom Alsace Lorraine

Dinner at Restaurant Oscar 18:45, 15 rue Masséna, 06000 Nice

The organisation of this event has been subsidised by the following agencies.

European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme, Marie

Skłodowska-Curie grant [agreement no. 838602]

Université Côte d’Azur, Bureau of SCIENTIFIC INCENTIVE CREDITS (CSI)


Academy of Excellence 5: ” Humans, Ideas and Environments “

We are grateful for the support of the French government, through the UCAJEDI Investments in the Future project managed by the National Research Agency (ANR) Grant no: ANR-15-IDEX-01.

And support from our lab Bases, Corpus, Langage: UMR 7320 – CNRS