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Part I - Introduction and perspectives

Sunday, July 31st, 2022


Hanna Schleihauf

Laura Lewis

Pierre-Etienne Martin

Welcome and Orientation
15.10-17.00 Fumihiro Kano Keynote “Importance of new technological methods to reveal the human and non-human animal mind”

Poster Session & Welcome Reception

Part II - Training in the use of new technologies to study the human and non-human animal mind

Monday, August 1st, 2022

09.00-12.30 Stella Gerdemann Markerless Tracking of Humans’ Movements and Posture with Kinect
13.30-17.00 Mathias Günther & Fumihiro Kano Marker-based Motion Tracking of Animal Movements and Posture

Tuesday, August 2nd, 2022

09.00-12.30 Laura Lewis & Christopher Krupenye Gaze-Tracking with Non-Human Primates
13.30-17.00 Mariska Kret Pupillometry with Human and Non-Human Primates

Wednesday, August 3rd, 2022

09.00-15.00 Ivo Jacobs & Guillaume Dezecache Thermal Imaging with Animals in the Lab and in the Wild
15.30-20.00   City Tour and Social Gathering

Part III - Training in the use of machine-learning based methods to study the human and non-human animal mind

Thursday, August 4th, 2022

09.00-12.30 Arne Nix & Mohammed Bashiri Introduction to the Basics of Machine Learning
13.30-15.00 Pierre-Etienne Martin Keynote “Importance of machine learning methods to reveal the human and non-human animal mind”
15.30-17.00 Pierre-Etienne Martin Identification of Individuals with Machine Learning

Friday, August 5th, 2022

09.00-12.30 Petr Kellnhofer Video-based Gaze Tracking
13.30-17.00 Tristan Walter Trajectory Tracking and Visual Field Estimation

Saturday, August 6th, 2022

09.00-10.30 Ben Koger Trajectory Tracking with Herd Hover
11.00-12.30 Jake Graving Posture Tracking with Deep Pose Kit
13.30-15.00 Irene Lacal & Zurna Ahmed Introduction to DeepLabCut
15.30-17.00 Irene Lacal & Zurna Ahmed Introduction to Jarvis
17.00-22.00   Goodbye Dinner




Hanna Schleihauf German Primate Center Göttingen Contact

Laura Lewis Harvard University, Cambridge, USA Contact

Pierre-Etienne Martin Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology Leipzig Contact

We thank the Joachim Herz Foundation for supporting this workshop

in cooperation with