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Call For Registration: Conference on Imagination at Bilkent

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Exploring the Mind’s Eye: An Interdisciplinary Conference on Imagination will be held at Bilkent University, Ankara on October 25-26, 2019. This conference is organized by the Departments of Philosophy, Psychology, and Neuroscience.

Confirmed Speakers (in alphabetical order):
Adam Zeman, University of Exeter
Amy Kind, Claremont McKenna College
Anna Abraham, Leeds Beckett University
Bence Nanay, University of Antwerp
David Papineau, CUNY Graduate Center & KCL
Deena Weisberg, Villanova University
Kourken Michaelian, Université Grenoble Alpes
Margot Strohminger, University of Oxford
Tufan Kıymaz, Bilkent University

Conference program: Click here

Registration: imgconf.eventbrite.com
Online registration is free but required.

The day before the conference, Thursday, October 24, Bence Nanay will give a talk at Bilkent University for wider audience. The title of his talk is “The Fragmented Mind.” Everyone is welcome to attend this talk as well.

All questions should be emailed to imgconf@bilkent.edu.tr
For more information about the conference: phil.bilkent.edu.tr

Written by Tufan Kıymaz

September 24, 2019 at 3:28 pm

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Metaphysics & Language Symposium at METU (Nov. 19, 2015)

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METU Metaphysics & Language symposium

Schedule below the fold: Read the rest of this entry »

Written by István Aranyosi

November 9, 2015 at 9:34 am

Interactivist Summer Institute 2015 at Bilkent, June 20-23.

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ISI, Summer Workshop: June 20th – 23rd, Bilkent University. For more information, please visit http://www.lehigh.edu/~interact/
If interested, please contact Dr. Jedediah Allen to register.

ISI, 2015 Program Poster

Written by Sandrine Berges

June 12, 2015 at 10:37 am

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2nd International Symposium on Brain and Cognitive Science, April 19, Sunday, 2015, ODTU (METU), Ankara.

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Dear colleagues,
ISBCS 2015, the 2nd International Symposium on Brain and Cognitive Science,
is going to be held in April 19, Sunday, 2015, at ODTU (METU), Ankara.

ISBCS wants to be a gathering in Turkey for cogsci researchers worldwide, and for cogsci researchers in Turkey. Read the rest of this entry »

Written by István Aranyosi

January 15, 2015 at 11:14 am

Artificial Intelligence Day at Bilkent

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Bilkent Philosophy Society will hold an all day long conference on artificial intelligence at April 05, Saturday. Details can be found on the following links:

Facebook Page: http://www.facebook.com/events/466549326779678/

Registration: http://goo.gl/k7THzM

Written by Doğan Erişen

April 2, 2014 at 12:17 pm

Grounding and Fundamentality in Metaphysics and in Ethics

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Conference at Bogazici University, Istanbul
10-12 October 2013

All sessions are at Demir Demirgil Room in the OFB building on South Campus, Bogazici University.

Keynote Speakers: Ruth Chang, Janice Dowell
Invited Participants: Tristram McPherson, Pekka Väyrynen

October 10 Thursday
10:00 – 12:00    Alexander Steinberg (University of Hamburg) “Holism about Moral Reasons and Universalizability”
12:00 – 13:00     Lunch     
13:00 – 15:00     Derek Baker (Lingnan University) “Why Should I—If You Can’t Explain Normativity?”
15:00 – 15:15     Coffee Break
15:15 – 17:15     Ana Laura Edelhoff (Humboldt-Universitat Zu Berlin) “Grounding in Aristotle”
19:00     Dinner

October 11 Friday
10:00 – 12:00     Jussi Suikkanen (University of Birmingham) “Ethical Theories and the Correlation Problem”
12:00 – 13:00    Lunch
13:00 – 15:00     Ralf Bader (New York University) “Two Levels of Good-Making”
15:00 – 15:15     Coffee Break
15:15 – 17:15     Tristram McPherson (Virginia Tech) TBA
17:15 – 18:00     Coffee Break
18:00 – 19:40     Keynote Speaker: Janice Dowell (Syracuse University)
20:00     Dinner

October 12 Saturday
10:00 – 12:00     Ryo Chonabayashi  “Normative Explanations and Reductive Explanation Problem”
12:00 – 13:00     Lunch     
13:00 – 15:00     Andrew Jones (St. Louis University) “Moral Supervenience, Dispositional Essentialism, and Robust Metaethical                             Realism”
15:00 – 15:15     Coffee Break
15:15 – 17:15     Pekka Väyrynen (University of Leeds) TBA
17:15 – 18:00     Coffee Break
18:00 – 19:40     Keynote Speaker: Ruth Chang (Rutgers University)
20:00     Dinner

This conference is made possible by Bogazici University Rector’s Conference and Workshop Support.
All are welcome.


Written by Irem Kurtsal Steen

September 26, 2013 at 9:52 pm