The Simms/Mann Think Tank brings together cutting-edge early childhood learning and brain science researchers, college faculty, and thought-leaders to explore, understand, and disseminate the latest thinking in the areas of infant/toddler development, early childhood education, and the training for those working with children ages 0-3.
The Simms/Mann Institute held the first annual Simms/Mann Think Tank in 2013.
- Featured keynote speakers Drs. Patricia Kuhl and Andrew Meltzoff, internationally recognized researchers from the University of Washington
- Introduced the 2013-2014 Fellows
- Included professional guests from the community – pediatricians, nurses, researchers, psychiatrists, and Community College officials
- Location: Santa Barbara, CA