Conference Presentations

CONFERENCE ORAL PRESENTATIONS (peer-reviewed)

  • Chang, A., Livingstone, S.R., Kragness, H.E., Bosnyak, D.J., Trainor, L.J. (2018, Jul) Coupled body sway reflects coordination, leadership, and emotional expression in joint music performance. Paper presented at the 15th International Conference on Music Perception and Cognition, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.
  • Kragness, H.E., Chang, A., Tsou, W., Thiede, A.,  Bosnyak, D.J., Trainor, L.J. (2018, Jul) Coupled sway, coupled hearts: The role of body sway and groovy music in romantic attraction. Paper presented at the 15th International Conference on Music Perception and Cognition, Montreal, Quebec, Canada. (oral presented by Kragness H.E.)
  • Chang, A., Chan, J., Li, Y.-C., Cairney, J., Trainor, L.J. (2018, May) Auditory timing deficits in Developmental Coordination Disorder and the potential of musical interventions. Paper presented at the Canadian Developmental Psychology 2018 Conferences, St. Catharines, Ontario, Canada.
  • Chang, A., Bosnyak, D., Trainor, L.J. (2017, Nov) Neural oscillatory activities for processing dynamic auditory information: From intrapersonal to interpersonal entrainment. Paper presented as Poster Teaser at the Advances and Perspectives in Auditory Neuroscience 2017 Annual Conference, D.C., US.
  • Chang, A., Chan, J., Li, Y.-C., Cairney, J., Trainor, L.J. (2017, Oct) Auditory timing deficits in Developmental Coordination Disorder. Paper presented at the 1st Conference of the Timing Research Forum, Strasbourg, France.
  • Chang, A., Bosnyak, D., Chan, J., Li, Y.-C., Cairney, J., Trainor, L.J. (2017, Sep) Neural Mechanisms For Dynamic Auditory Processing: From Sensory Prediction To Motor Coordination. Paper presented at the International Conference on Cognitive Science 2017, Taipei, Taiwan.
  • Chang, A., Rice, A., Bosnyak, D., Trainor, L.J. (2015, Jul) Functional dissociation between delta and beta oscillations for rhythmic entrainment. Paper presented at the Rhythm Production and Perception Workshop, Amsterdam, Netherlands. [Abstract]
  • Chang, A., Bosnyak, D., Trainor, L.J. (2015, Feb) Integrated sensory predictions of both what and when in beta band oscillation: unexpected pitch in rhythmic entrainment. Paper presented at the Association for Research in Otolaryngology MidWinter Meeting, Baltimore, Maryland, USA. [Abstract]

CONFERENCE ORAL PRESENTATIONS (invited)

  • Chang, A., Bosnyak, D., Trainor, L.J. (2018, Apr) Rhythmic regularity facilitates pitch discrimination: Differential roles of low and high frequency neural oscillations. Paper presented at the 4th Symposium on Timing And Rhythm, London, Ontario, Canada.
  • Chang, A., Bosnyak, D., Trainor, L.J. (2017, Apr) Interpersonal coordination reflected by musicians’ body sways. Paper presented at the 3rd Rhythm and Timing Symposium, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada.
  • Chang, A., Bosnyak, D., Trainor, L.J. (2016, Apr) Does Beta Oscillatory Entrainment Reflect More than Time Prediction? Paper presented at the 2nd Rhythm and Timing Symposium, East Lansing, Michigan, USA.
  • Chang, A., Bosnyak, D., Trainor, L.J. (2015, Feb) Using oddball sequences to dissociate delta and beta oscillations during rhythmic entrainment. Paper presented at the 1st Rhythm and Timing Symposium, London, Ontario, Canada.
  • Chang, A., Bosnyak, D., Trainor, L.J. (2014, Aug) Neural oscillation reflects predictions for both what and when. Paper presented at the Auditory Cognitive Neuroscience workshop, Montreal, Québec, Canada.
  • Chang, A., Tsai, C. G., Liu, K. C., Huang, C. S., Cheng, S. Y., Wang, J. S., et al. (2011, May). Pitch perception has little effect on dimensional compatibility between space and pitch. Paper presented at the 2011 Psychology Academic Exchange Seminar for Taiwan, Hong Kong, and China, Beijing, P. R. China.

COLLOQUIUM & SEMINAR TALKS

  • How do we process dynamic auditory information? Three snapshots from neural oscillatory, developmental and interpersonal perspectives (2017, Sep) Oral presented at the Graduate Research Seminar, Department of Psychology, Neuroscience & Behaviour, McMaster University, Hamilton, Canada.
  • Music that Moves Us (2016, Sep) Guest lecture at the course “Perspectives in PNB”, Department of Psychology, Neuroscience & Behaviour, McMaster University, Hamilton, Canada.
  • Communicating Brain: Auditory Prediction and Interpersonal Coordination (2016, Mar) Oral presented at the Cognition/Perception Seminar, Department of Psychology, Neuroscience & Behaviour, McMaster University, Hamilton, Canada.

CONFERENCE  POSTERS (peer-reviewed)

  • Chang, A., Chrapka. P., Bosnyak, D., Trainor, L.J. (2018, Nov) Neural oscillatory mechanisms for interpersonal entrainment in music ensembles. Paper presented at the Society for Neuroscience 2018 Annual Conference, San Diego, California, US.
  • Chang, A., Bosnyak, D., Trainor, L.J. (2018, Mar) Dissociating the functions of delta and beta oscillatory entrainments: from intrapersonal and interpersonal perspectives. Paper presented at the Cognitive Neuroscience Society 2018 Annual Conference, Boston, Massachusetts, US.
  • Chang, A., Bosnyak, D., Trainor, L.J. (2017, Nov) Neural oscillatory activities for processing dynamic auditory information: From intrapersonal to interpersonal entrainment. Paper presented at the Society for Neuroscience 2017 Annual Conference, D.C., US.
  • Chang, A., Bosnyak, D., Trainor, L.J. (2017, Jun) Auditory neural entrainment improves pitch discrimination. Paper presented at the Conference Neuroscience and Music VI, Boston, Massachusetts, US.
  • Chan, J., Chang, A., Li, YC., Cairney, J., Trainor, L.J. (2016, Nov) Is the motor system necessary for perceiving time? Preliminary results on children with probable Developmental Coordination Disorder. Paper presented at the 12th Annual NeuroMusic Conference, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada.
  • Chang, A., Clayworth, K., Bosnyak, D., Trainor, L.J. (2016, Nov) Neural oscillatory entrainment to auditory rhythmic stimuli represents pitch as well as time. Paper presented at the Society for Neuroscience 2016 Annual Conference, San Diego, California, US.
  • Trainor, L.J., Clayworth, K., Bosnyak, D., Chang, A. (2016, Nov) Auditory rhythm entrainment relates to prediction of pitch: the role of beta oscillation. Paper presented at the Society for Neuroscience 2016 Annual Conference, San Diego, California, US.
  • Chang, A., Bosnyak, D., Trainor, L.J. (2016, Apr) The role of beta oscillation in sensory prediction and attention. Paper presented at the Cognitive Neuroscience Society 2016 Annual Conference, New York City, New York, US. [Abstract]
  • Chang, A., Rice, A., Bosnyak, D., Trainor, L.J. (2015, Oct) Beta oscillation reflects temporal attention for sensory prediction during auditory rhythmic entrainment. Paper presented at the Society for Neuroscience 2015 Annual Conference, Chicago, Illinois, US. [Abstract]
  • Chang, A., Bosnyak, D., Trainor, L.J. (2014, May) Neural oscillation responses to unexpected pitch during rhythmic entrainment: beta band reflects predictions for both what and when. Paper presented at the Conference Neuroscience and Music V, Dijon, France. [PDF]
  • Chang, A., Chen, C.C., Li ,H.H., Li, C.-S.R. (2013, Nov). Dynamic neural correlates of post-error slowing: A preliminary event-related potential study. Paper presented at the Society for Neuroscience 2013 Annual Conference, San Diego, California, US.  [PDF]
  • Chang, A., Chen, C.C., Li, C.-S.R. (2013, Jan). Post-Error Behavioral Adjustment in Stop-Signal Task: an ERP study. Paper presented at the 1st Annual Conference of Taiwan Society of Cognitive Neuroscience, Taipei, Taiwan.
  • Chang, A., & Chou, T. L. (2011, Oct). Chinese Metaphor Evoke Equal Level of Metaphorical and Literal Meaning. Paper presented at the 50th Annual Conference of Taiwan Psychology Association, Taichung, Taiwan.
  • Chang, A., Tsai, C. G., Liu, K. C., Huang, C. S., Cheng, S. Y., Wang, J. S., et al. (2010, Nov). Pitch perception has little effect on dimensional compatibility between space and pitch. Paper presented at the 49th Annual Conference of Taiwan Psychology Association, Chiayi, Taiwan.