On 16 May, this workshop will bring together faculty and graduate students to investigate the connections between probability, determinism and agency.
This one-day, interdisciplinary workshop will bring together philosophers, neuroscientists, experimental biologists and evolutionary biologists to discuss the origins of consciousness. Pre-registration is required.
On 25–26 May, this two-day workshop will explore the connections between philosophy of language and decision theory.
This year’s LSE-Bayreuth student philosophy conference will take place 11–12 May 2017 at LSE.
On 2–3 June 2017, this conference will bring together researchers and graduate students in Philosophy, Psychology/Cognitive Science, Physics, Medicine, Computer Science and related fields to discuss issues in the philosophy of probability.
On 25 November, this workshop will consider various case studies portraying either emergent behaviour or other important issues in statistical mechanics and assess the indispensable vs. dispensable nature of of the thermodynamic limit.
On 28 October, four experts will consider the issue of imagination in scientific reasoning in this one-day workshop.
On 15 July this workshop will bring together philosophers and physicists to discuss the recent debate surrounding interpretations of the Hole Argument.
On 9–10 June this workshop will explore whether, and how, we can make progress in decision theory by modelling a decision-maker’s reasons and/or mental states.