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Conferences & Seminars

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2013


The Human Agent: Capabilities and Justice

Salzburg (Germany, Jan 10)


Automatic Actions Workshop

Universität Duisburg-Essen (Germany, Jan 11)


Autonomy and Diachronic Agency

Universiteit van Amsterdam (Netherlands, 11 Jan)


Power, Time, and Agency

Chancellors Conference Centre, University of Manchester (UK, 17-18 Jan)Abstracts due 31st October 2012


Literature, Actions, and Agents

Senate House, University of London (UK, 18th Jan)


Causation and Agency in our Indeterministic World

Achter de Dom,Utrecht (Netherlands, 1-2 March)


What is Performance Philosophy?: Staging a new field

University of Surrey (UK 11-13 April)


Implicit Bias, Philosophy, and Psychology

University of Sheffield (UK, 20-21 April)

CFP deadline: 15 Dec


Past Conferences & Seminars

2012


Actions and Reasons

Universidade Nova de Lisboa, Lisbon (Portugal, January 13)


AIMS AND NORMS: ACTION

University of Southampton (UK, 20 January)


Online Symposium on Jed Lewinsohn’s “Philosophy in Halakhah: The Case of Intentional Action”

The Association for the Philosophy of Judaism (Online, Jan 22-29)


Workshop on Autonomy, Groups, and Responsibility

Universiteit van Amsterdam (The Netherlands, 2-3 February)


Psychoanalysis, neuroscience, and psychoanalytic method

In conversation with Jim Hopkins

Institute of International Affairs,

East Melbourne (Australia, 25 February)


COGNITION IN ACTION LECTURES

University of Milan (Italy, Feb-June)


ACTIONS IN ART

Universidade Nova de Lisboa (Portugal, March 20)


E.J. Lowe, 'Substance Causation, Powers, and Human Agency'

Oxford Brookes University (UK, Wed March 21, 16.00)


Varieties of Action Explanation

MKE, LMU Munich

(Germany, 21-22 March)


AGENTS AND CAUSES:

INTERDISCIPLINARY ASPECTS IN MIND, LANGUAGE AND CULTURE

ZiF Bielefeld (Germany, 21 - 23 March)


RECONCEPTIONS OF ACTION (1)

LYON ENS, Descartes Campus

(France, March 23-24)


Aristotle and Philosophy of Action

Saint Joseph's University, Philadelphia (USA, 24 March)


Aspects of Self and Agency

4th International Philosophy Graduate Conference

Central European University,Budapest

(Hungary,30-31 March)


Perception and Action Colloquium Series

University of Antwerp (Belgium, March-May)


Symposium on Animal Cognition: Behavior Systems

Indiana University

(USA, April 7)


APA session - Society for Philosophy of Agency

Seattle, APA Pacific Division(USA, April 6)


Free Will, Responsibility, and Science

Salem State University (USA, April 18-20)


Practical Reason and Meta-Ethics

University of Nebraska-Lincoln (USA, April 20-22)


Normativity, Mind and Action

Universidad de Buenos Aires

(Argentina, April, 26th-28th)


Justification (II) - From Reasons to Reasoning

Collège de France, Paris (France, 3 May)


Social Ontology and Collective Intentionality – An Interdisciplinary Workshop

Macquarie University, Sydney (Australia, May 3-4)


Free Will Then and Now

Institute of Philosophy, Senate House

(London, 9-10 May)


AGENT-BASED MODELING IN PHILOSOPHY

Ghent - Tilburg workshop, Spa (Belgium, 15 - 19 May)


MORAL MOTIVATION: EVIDENCE AND RELEVANCE

Gothenburg (Sweden, May 18-20)


St. Louis Annual Conference on Reasons and Rationality

University of Missouri-St. Louis and Washington University at St. Louis (USA, 20-22 May)


Cambridge / MIT workshop on Decision Theory, etc.

Lucia Windsor Room, Newnham College, Cambridge (UK, 23 May)


Workshop: Group Agency and Collective Intentionality

University of Vienna

(Austria, May 24-26)


Crime, Punishment and Responsibility: The Legal Philosophy of Antony Duff

University of Stirling (Scotland, 25 May)

JUNE


11th International Conference on Autonomous Agents and Multiagent Systems

Valencia (Spain June 4–8)


Knowledge of Action

Institute of Philosophy,Senate House, London

(UK, 7-8 June)


The Manipulation Argument

Central European University, Budapest

(Hungary, 7-9 June)


Representations in Action:Visual Practices in Art and Science

UCL, London (UK, 19 June)


Experience, Action and the Metaphysics of Time

Durham University (UK, 26 June)


Workshop on Intentions

Leeds University (UK, 26-27 June)

Summer Institute on Bounded Rationality:

Foundations for an Interdisciplinary Decision Theory

Center for Adaptive Behavior and Cognition,

Max Planck Institute for Human Development

(Germany, 3 – 10 July)


Perception and Action

Newman House, Dublin 2, (Ireland, Aug 27)


Collective Intentionality VIII

University of Manchester (UK, August 28-31)


FRONTIERS OF RATIONALITY AND DECISION

University of Groningen (Netherlands, August 29-31)


THEORIES OF ACTION AND MORALITY

Universidad de Navarra, Pamplona

(Spain, 10-11 Sep)


1st Symposium on Plant Signalling & Behaviour, Perth

(Western Australia, 16-21 Sep)


Psychological concepts

Free University Brussels (Belgium, Sept. 21-22)


The European Network for the Philosophy of the Social Sciences inaugural conference

University of Copenhagen (Denmark, Sep 21-23)


CHANGING SELVES: Direct Brain Interventions to "Treat" Disfavored Human Behaviors

Stanford Law School, (US Sept 24-26)


Responsibility & Relationships

College of William & Mary (US, Sept. 27 & 28)


Consciousness and Volition - 1st International Krakow Conference in Cognitive Science 

(Poland, 27-29 Sept.)


Social Understanding: evolution, culture, development

Ruhr-Universität Bochum(Germany, Sep 28-9)


INFERENTIALISM IN THE PHILOSOPHY OF LANGUAGE, MIND, AND ACTION

UNED, Dpto. Logica, Historia y Filosofía de la Ciencia | Madrid (Spain, 3-5 Oct)


Responsibility and Criminal Law

Università degli Studi di Milano (Italy, 9-10 Oct)


Thick (Concepts of) Autonomy

Centre for Advanced Study in Bioethics, Muenster, (Germany, 18-20 Oct.)


Narrativity: Interpretation, Embodiment and Responsibility

3rd Workshop in the series Moral Agency, Deliberative Awareness, and Conscious Control,

International School for Philosophy, Leusden

(The Netherlands, 19-21 October)


Otherness, Agency and Belonging

International Network for Alternative Academia Montreal, QC (Canada, 6-8 Nov)


Alternatives, Belief and Action

University of Valencia (Spain, 15-16 Nov)

Themes from the Moral Philosophy of Rawls and KantUniversity of Tennessee (US, Nov 16-18)


Criminal Liability and Luck

Oxford Brookes University (UK, Nov 28)Intentions: Philosophical and Empirical Issues

Rome, (Italy,29-30 November)Call for papers:Topoi conference and special issue2011


Actions as Processes

University of Leeds

(UK, 10-11 March)


Virtue, Action, and Reason: A Conference in Honour of Anselm Müller

University of Chicago (USA, April 2-3)


The Dynamics of Normative Reasoning

Ghent University (Belgium, April 6)


Free Will, Responsibility, and Moral Character: Constraints, Impediments, and Enhancement

VU University Amsterdam (The Netherlands, April 8)


Michael Campbell - On some Relations between Perception and Action

King's College London - Strand Campus room K2.31,(UK, April 8)


The Will: Past and Present

University of Southampton (UK, 8th-10th April)


Free Will & Responsibility

Kenan Institute for Ethics, Duke University (US, April 14-16)


Habit and Second Nature

British Society for Phenomenology, St Hilda's College, Oxford

(UK, 15th - 17th April)


Putting Powers to Work: A Conference on Causal Powers in Contemporary Metaphysics

St. Louis University (US, 28-30 April)


Symposium: Social Ontology & Collective Agency, w/ P. Pettit

CSMN, University of Oslo (Norway, 2-3 May)


Shared Decision Making in Aristotle (Hallvard Fossheim)

Open University (UK, May 4 at 14.00)


Mental Causation (Cynthia Macdonald)

University of Hertfordshire (UK, May 5)


Free Will and Moral Responsibility: Three Perspectives

Royal Institute of Philosophy Workshop, University of Birmingham (UK, 7 May)


Perception, Action, and the Extended Mind (Mike Wheeler)

COGS Seminar,University of Sussex (UK, May 10)


Reasons & Rationality

University of Missouri-St. Louis (US, May 22-24)


THE MORALITY OF FREEDOM: 25 YEARS ON

Senate House, Institute of Philosophy, London (UK, 20 May)


Celebrating Jen Hornsby's Philosophy: Action, Mind, Language, Gender

Birkbeck College, London (UK, 27 May)


Reasons of Love

Institute of Philosophy, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven (Belgium, 30 May-1 June).


Aspects of Reason: Justification and Explanation

Munich (Germany, 3-4 June)


Pamela Hieronymi's Reasons for Action

Senate House, London (6 June, UK)


Perception in Social Interaction

Senate House, Institute of Philosophy, London (UK, 8-9 June)


Psychoanalysis, Culture, and Society

Graduate Conf, Middlesex University (UK, 11 June)


Agent Tracking and Its Disorders

Macquarie University, Sydney(Australia, 17-21 June)


Philosophy of Psychotherapy Conference

University of East Anglia (UK, 8-11 July)


Embodied and Narrative Practices

University of Hertfordshire (UK,11-12 July)


Workshop on “Choice and Rationalizability”

London School of Economics (UK,27 July)


Epistemic Autonomy

Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin,(Germany, Aug 8-10)


Legal Normativity and the Philosophy of Practical Reason

IVR Workshop at Goethe University, Frankfurt (Germany, 15-18 August)


Forward-Looking Collective Responsibility

University of Manchester(UK, Aug 31 - Sep 2) Deadline for submission of abstracts: May 31


Freedom, Action, Politics

Graduate Conference, Loyola University Chicago

(US, 9-10 Sep)


Author Meets Critics Workshop on

Ferenc Huoranszki's Freedom of the Will: A Conditional Analysis

Central European University, Budapest (Hungary, Sep 16)

Abstract Deadline: July 15


WORKSHOP ON THE RELEVANCE OF MOTIVATIONAL INTERNALISM

University of Gothenburg (Sweden, August 17-18)


A ROUND TABLE discussion on REASON RESPONSIVENESS

and MORAL RESPONSIBILITY

(John Martin Fischer & Jeanette Kennett), (Utrecht, The Netherlands, August 20)


Forward-looking Collective Responsibility

University of Manchester (UK, 31 Aug - 2 Sep)


Conference on Responsibility, Agency and Persons II

University of San Francisco (United States, 16-17 Sep)


Causality and Explanation in the Sciences

University of Ghent (Belgium, 19-21 Sep)


Workshop on Actions and Artefacts

Eindhoven University of Technology (The Netherlands, Sep 20)


Workshop on Logic, Information, and Agency

Ninth International Tbilisi Symposium, Kutaisi (Georgia, 26-30 Sep)


New Trends in the Philosophy of the Social Sciences II

UNED, Madrid (Spain, 28-9 Sep)


Everyday Reason Talk

Amersfoort (The Netherlands, 21- 23 Oct)


Agency and Responsibility

New Orleans Workshop (US, Nov 3-5)


Time and Agency

GeorgeWashington University (USA, Nov18-19)

Deadline for submissions: July 1


Acts and Propositional Content

IHPST, Paris (France, Nov 26)


2010

Human Nature

Oxford Brookes University/Royal Institute of Philosophy

(UK, 15-17 June)


Reasons and Belief-Desire Psychology: Under Review

University of Sydney

(Australia, 10-11 July)


On Human Action and Human Knowledge

Beijing International Symposium, Peking University

(Chin, 27-28 September)


2008

Epistemic Agency Conference

Geneva (Switzerland, April 25th-26th)


Epistemic Autonomy

University Carlos III, Madrid (UC3M)/Universidad Autónoma de Madrid (UAM)

(Spain, Oct 2-3, 2008)


2007

Knowledge and Action

University of Stirling (UK, 25th-26th May)


Agency and Responsibility

Indiana University (USA, 13-15 Sep)