CFP: PhilMiLCog 2018

PhilMiLCog 2018 University of Western Ontario Graduate Conference in Philosophy of Mind, Language, and Cognitive Science Thursday June 14 to Saturday June 16 Stevenson Hall 3101 Keynote Speakers: Sebastian Watzl (Associate Professor at the Centre for the Study of Mind in Nature, University of Oslo) Michael L. Anderson (Rotman Canada Research Chair in Philosophy of Science, Western University) Stefan …

2018 Summer Institute on Bounded Rationality

We are delighted to announce that the 2018 Summer Institute on Bounded Rationality will take place on June 19 – 27, 2018, at the Max Planck Institute for Human Development in Berlin, Germany. The Summer Institute brings together talented young researchers and renowned scientists from around the globe and aims to …

CFP: Topoi Special Issue “Philosophical Perspectives on Confabulation”

Philosophical Perspectives on Confabulation TOPOI Special Issue – Call For Papers http://www.springer.com/philosophy/journal/11245 Guest editors Sophie Stammers and Lisa Bortolotti (University of Birmingham) Deadline for manuscript submission: 31 July 2018 Numerous psychological studies establish that we are unaware of information that is relevant to the occurrence of an event, but we …

CFA: TSC 2018 Tuscon

‘The Science of Consciousness’ Conference – April 2-7, 2018 Loews Ventana Canyon Resort – Tucson, Arizona   Call for Abstracts and Pre-Registration The Science of Consciousness (‘TSC’) is an interdisciplinary conference emphasizing broad and rigorous approaches to all aspects of the study and understanding of conscious awareness. Topical areas include neuroscience, …

Call for Applications: SSNaP 2018

Applications are now open for the 2018 Summer Seminars in Neuroscience and Philosophy, which will be held from May 27 to June 9 on the campus of Duke University.

This funded two week seminar experience produces valuable research and lasting relationships. Philosophers will learn new developments in neuroscience, while neuroscientists will study contemporary philosophy. You’ll form interdisciplinary teams and design your own experiments to conduct original research. The most promising projects will receive funding for the next year.

The deadline for applications is December 1, 2017. For more information, visit http://www.ssnap.net/.

Designed Mind Symposium 2017 Conference Programme

CALL FOR PARTICIPATION Exploring the Function, Evolution & Implementation of Consciousness Informatics Forum,University of Edinburgh Edinburgh, Scotland 8-9 November 2017 http://designedmind.org   KEYNOTE SPEAKERS Daniel C. Dennett, Tufts University Michael Graziano, Princeton University   KEYNOTE SPEAKER BIOS Daniel C. Dennett, author of Consciousness Explained (Little, Brown and Co., 1991), Freedom …

CFP / CFR: Consciousness Research Network (CoRN) Meeting 2017

Consciousness Research Network (CoRN) Meeting 2017 November 3-5, 2017 National Yang-Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan The focus of the meeting is to connect researchers in the fields of philosophy, neuroscience, psychology, cognitive science, medical science, biology, robotics and related disciplines in order to deepen our understanding of the nature of consciousness. In the meeting, participants will …

CFP: What Is a Computer?

Call for Papers for Minds & Machines’ special issue on What is a computer? GUEST EDITOR István S. N. Berkeley, Ph.D. Philosophy, The University of Louisiana at Lafayette INTRODUCTION Computers have become almost ubiquitous. We find them at our places of work, and even on our persons, in the form …

CFP: Beliefs and Subdoxastic Attitudes

Centre for Philosophical Psychology and European Network for Sensory Research Workshop on beliefs and subdoxastic attitudes, May 31, 2017 Call for papers Confirmed speakers: Lisa Bortolotti (Birmingham) Anna Ichino (Antwerp) L. A. Paul (UNC) Eric Schwitzgebel (UC Riverside) There are no parallel sections. Only blinded submissions are accepted. Length: 3000 …

CFP: Visual Science of Art Conference

5th Visual Science of Art Conference (VSAC) in Berlin, Germany, 25–27 August 2017 Venue: Berlin School of Mind and Brain, Luisenstrasse 56, Berlin https://www.vsac2017.org/ The Visual Science of Art Conference (VSAC) focuses on connecting the communities of visual scientists and artists in order to deepen our understanding of aesthetic phenomena. …

CFA: Summer Institute on Bounded Rationality

The deadline for applications to the 2017 Summer Institute on Bounded Rationality is coming Sunday, March 12, 2017.

The Summer Institute takes place on June 6 – 14, 2017 at the Max Planck Institute for Human Development in Berlin and brings together young scholars for an interdisciplinary dialogue on human decision making. This year’s Summer Institute is directed by Gerd Gigerenzer and Ralph Hertwig. Participation will be free, accommodation provided, and travel expenses partly reimbursed.

Apply here: bit.ly/SI2017_apply and see the website at bit.ly/SI2017_info.

Final CFP: ESPP 2017

2nd CALL FOR PAPERS: EUROPEAN SOCIETY FOR PHILOSOPHY AND PSYCHOLOGY 25th Annual Meeting of the European Society for Philosophy and Psychology (ESPP) University of Hertfordshire, 14th-17th August 2017. The deadline for submission of SYMPOSIA, PAPERS and POSTERS is 15th March, 2017. Online submission:  https://easychair.org/conferences/?conf=espp2017 Keynote Speakers: •       Susan …