Luncheon Speakers

Each year at the annual meeting, a prominant researcher is invited to address the Academy during the meeting's luncheon. Here is a list of past speakers.

YearSpeakerInstitutionMeeting Location
2015Marta KutasUniversity of California, San DiegoTucson
2014Isabelle PeretzUniversity of MontrealMiami
2013Stanislas DehaeneCollge de France-LucerneSwitzerland
2012Gregory HickokUniversity of California, IrvineSan Francisco
2011Robert ZatorreMcGill UniversityMontreal
2010Michael PetridesMcGill UniversityAthens
2009Marc HauserHarvard UniversityBoston
2008Riitta SalmelinHelsinki Unversity of TechnologyTurku
2007Argye HillisJohns HopkinsWashington, D.C.
2006Kenneth HeilmanUniversity of FloridaVictoria
2005Pim LeveltMax Planck NimegenAmsterdam
2004Alfonso CaramazzaHarvard UniversityChicago
2003Claus WalleschUniversity of MagdeburgVienna
2002Jean Berko GleasonBoston UniversityNew York
2001Gary Van HoesenUniversity IowaBoulder
2000Leonard LaPointeFlorida State UniversityMontreal
1999Giovanni BerlucchiUniversity of VeronaVenice
1998Myrna SchwartzTemple UniversitySanta Fe
1997Liz BatesUCSDPhiladelphia
1996Edgar ZurifBrandeis UniversityLondon
1995Sheila BlumsteinBrown UniversitySan Diego
1994Ray JackendoffBrandeis UniversityBoston
1993Ruth LesserLondonTuscon
1992John MarshallUniversity of CambridgeToronto
1991Klaus PoeckAachen UniversityRome
1990Harold GoodglassBoston UniversityBaltimore
1989AndrŽ Roch-LecoursUniversity of MontrealSanta Fe
1988Brenda MilnerMcGill UniversityMontreal
1987Jay McClellandCarnegie Mellon UniversityPhoenix
1986Antonio DamasioUniversity of Iowa
1985Audrey HollandUniversity of Pittsburgh
1984George OjemannUniversity of Washington