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The Science of Consciousness (TSC) conferences are the pre-eminent world gatherings on all approaches to the profound and fundamental question of how the brain produces conscious experience, a question which addresses who we are, the nature of reality and our place in the universe. The conference is sponsored by The Center for Consciousness Studies at the University of Arizona.

Consciousness Reboot
ONLINE / Livestream + Virtual
September 14-18, 2020

The Center for Consciousness Studies at the University of Arizona is pleased to announce re-scheduling of the postponed April 13-18, 2020 ‘live’ conference in Tucson, re-programmed as an Online event September 14-18, 2020. See tentatively rescheduled Plenary program, and the April accepted Concurrent, Poster and Demo sessions. The September event is open to the public. Registrations required. Plenary and Keynote sessions will be live streamed, with Q&A discussion for each session. We will also Livestream entertainment and social interactions in nightly ‘Consciousness Central’ programs, ranging from the Monday night Psychedelics Symposium, to the Friday night Poetry Slam and Talent Show.

New Registrants:

Please register with the Center for Consciousness Studies before you purchase your tickets on Eventbrite. You will be asked for your Event Badge information: Name, Affiliation, City, State, Country etc., Write down your TSC Account ID Number. This number is required on the Eventbrite payment portal.

The September TSC ONLINE Consciousness Reboot event will be priced at $225, and $175 for students.

You do not have to make a presentation in order to participate.

Previous Paid Registrations via Eventbrite

Registration and other fees previously paid for the original April conference can be either 1) refunded, or 2) applied as a credit for the September event, with the balance refunded, or applied in different ways i.e., to the 2022 Tucson (April 18-23, 2022) Tucson Conference or as a donation to the Center for Consciousness Studies. You will receive a separate notice regarding your registration reimbursements, and we apologize for any delay.

Conference Organizers
The Center for Consciousness Studies.

Updated September Livestream Program information available at:http://consciousness.arizona.edu/about-conference


The Science of Consciousness is an interdisciplinary conference emphasizing broad and rigorous approaches to all aspects of the study and understanding of conscious awareness. Topical areas include neuroscience, philosophy, psychology, biology, quantum physics, meditation and altered states, machine consciousness, culture and experiential phenomenology. Held annually since 1994, the conference is sponsored by the Center for Consciousness Studies at the University of Arizona, and alternates yearly between Tucson, Arizona and various locations around the world. The next 'TSC', The Science of Consciousness will take place
September 14-18, 2020 in Tucson Arizona. more

Interested in Attending?

Please log into your account using the conference account box on upper right hand side of this page:

  1. If you had registered for a previous TSC conference between 2009 and 2018, you have an account established in our system.
  2. Everyone new to TSC needs to establish an TSC account in order to register and/or submit an abstract for a TSC conference.
  3. If you need to change your email address after your account has been established, you must first enter your original email address to logon your account and then make the change.