Workshop on Modelling and Analysis of intracortical data

Organized by the Czech Academy of Sciences
Institute of Computer Science
Cobra group
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7. - 8. December 2021
WorkLounge Event Space, Václavské náměstí 3, Prague

Final Program

Tuesday 7.12.2021

For those, who can not physically attend, there is also option to join the meeting on zoom (Dec 7, 2021 09:15 AM, Meeting ID: 934 2792 5001, passcode: 825897).
Coffee morning
Helmut Schmidt
Czech Acad. Sci., Prague
Whole Brain Dynamics of Epilepsy: Model-Based Analysis of EEG
Isa Dallmer-Zerbe
Czech Acad. Sci., Prague
Estimating synaptic transmission changes in the epileptic brain with and without stimulation
Jaroslav Hlinka
Czech Acad. Sci., Prague
Perturbations both trigger and delay seizures due to generic properties of slow-fast relaxation oscillators
Nikola Jajcay
Czech Acad. Sci., Prague
Episodic memory consolidation and spindle modelling in the thalamocortical loop
Pavel Sanda
Czech Acad. Sci., Prague
Oscillations of rest and sleep
Lunch (restaurant)
Jakub Korenek
Czech Acad. Sci., Prague
Causal network discovery by iterative conditioning
Jaroslav Hlinka
Czech Acad. Sci., Prague
Promises and pitfalls of topological data analysis for brain connectivity analysis
Anna Pidnebesna
Czech Acad. Sci., Prague
Node epileptogenicity based on autoregressive model
Arthur Matsuo
Czech Acad. Sci., Prague
EEG data analysis using ordinal patterns
Kamil Vlcek
Czech Acad. Sci., Prague
Intracranial EEG of human visuo-spatial processing
Anna Pidnebesna
Czech Acad. Sci., Prague
Connectivity analysis of visual signals
Emmanuel Barbeau
CerCo, Toulouse
Involvement of the the visual ventral stream in familiarity: revisiting dogma using intracerebral EEG
Jonathan Curot
CerCo and University Hospital of Toulouse
The clinical utility of fast-ripples recorded with tetrodes in the human
Coffee evening

Wednesday 8.12.2021

Focused discussions, starting cca. 10am at the Institute of Computer Science, Czech Academy of Sciences, room 318.
Address: Pod Vodárenskou věží 271/2, 182 07, Praha 8. (Google map, Walking map from Ladvi station at underground, line C).

The Venue

Main Venue - Worklounge Diamant, WorkLounge Event Space, Václavské náměstí 3, 110 00  Praha 1 (map).
The entrance is just 30 metres from the nearest Můstek metro stop (green line). When inside, take the lift to the 3rd floor to Worklounge reception where you will be directed further to our meeting space.
Lunch (Tue) - Staroměstská restaurace (, Staroměstské náměstí 19, Praha 1 - Staré Město
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Travel informationCzech Acad. Sci., Prague

The public transport is recommended. It is quite reliable and safe, with the following prices (EUR 1,- = cca. CZK 25,-):
You can buy tickets in slot machines in the underground stations, in most newsstands, specialized public transport shops, Prague transport information centers at the airport and main railway station. You can use this link for searching public transport connections: . The closest underground stations to the main Venue is “Můstek” (green(A)/yellow(B) line).
By plane
The comprehensive info how to travel from/to Václav Havel Airport (“Letiště Václava Havla”) can be found at You can either take an airport taxi (it should cost about CZK 600,-) or use public transport, which is way cheaper (and safe as well): take the bus line 119, direction Nádraží Veleslavín (“Veleslavín train station”) and change there to the underground green line A (direction Depo Hostivař), geting off at the station Můstek will bring you close to the main venue. The journey takes ca. 30–45 minutes in total. From the airport to main railway station in downtown you can also use non-stop AE (airport express) bus with special fare CZK 60,- (common tickets are not valid on this bus).
By train
All the long-distance trains arrive to the main railway station (“Hlavní nádraží”), where you can find underground station connecting you with the rest of public transport system as well.

Local organizers

Jaroslav Hlinka (, Anna Pidnebesna (, Magda Pokorna (, Pavel Sanda (, .
Institute of Computer Science of the Czech Academy of Sciences, Pod Vodarenskou vezi 2 Prague 8, 182 07, Czech Republic


Supported by the Czech Academy of Sciences through Strategy AV21 by the program Hopes and Risks of the Digital Era.
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