CALL FOR ABSTRACTS
The conference “Real Possibilities, Indeterminism and Free Will” will take place at the University of
Konstanz, Germany on 18-21 March 2015.
The conference will mark the final phases of two ongoing projects at the University of Konstanz:
“What is really possible? Philosophical explorations in branching-history based real modality”
funded by a VIDI grant of the Netherlands Organization for Scientific Research (NWO),
“Indeterminism Ltd. An intervention on the free will debate”
funded by a Starting Grant of the European Research Council (ERC).
The first project centers on formal and metaphysical aspects of real possibilities for the future. The
second project centers on the role that the open future can play for understanding agency in our
indeterministic world. The goal of this conference is to provide a forum for discussing those two lines
of research and their intersection.
For more information visit our website: www.uni.kn/rpifw2015
*CALL FOR ABSTRACTS*
We invite abstracts on all topics related to the conference theme. Blinded abstracts of 500-1000
words should be submitted by 15 November 2014 via Easy Chair: https://easychair.org/
conf=rpifw2015. In the Easy Chair system you will be asked to upload your blinded abstract in pdf
format and enter a brief summary of about 100 words into the abstract field. Papers should be suited
for 30 minutes presentations (+ 10 minutes discussion). The language of the conference is English.
In case you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us via RPIFW2015@uni-konstanz.de.
Submission: November 15, 2014
Notification: January 15, 2015
Conference: March 18-21, 2015
Anne Sophie Spann
more PC members t.b.a.
The workshop is organised by Thomas Müller and his group:
Niels van Miltenburg