Workshops & Conferences

On this page you will find links to workshops and conferences organized by the project.

One-day workshop on Metaphysical Explanation and the Philosophy of Mind

On Saturday 16th June 2018 we will hold a one-day workshop on the above topic. The workshop will include papers by:

Gabriel Rabin (NYU Abu Dhabi)

Pär Sundström (Umeå)

Martine Nida-Rümelin (Fribourg) & Donnchadh O’Conaill (Fribourg)

Darragh Byrne (Birmingham) & Naomi Thompson (Gothenburg & Southampton)

The workshop will be held in room T302 at Olof Wijksgatan 6, 412 55 Göteborg, Sweden.

All are welcome, but please register by emailing by 12th June.

Further details and abstracts will be posted in due course.

Workshop 2

Sep 12 2017 we organize our second one-day workshop on the project’s theme. To this event we welcome Ricki Bliss (assistant professor at Lehigh U, visiting researcher at the Humboldt Institute and, not least, an active member of the project’s scientific advisory board), Andrew Brenner (currently at Notre Dame, but soon to become the newest member of our research group) as well as Alexander Skiles (NYU), Naomi Thompson (U of Southampton and GU), Robin Stenwall (Lund U and GU) and Anna-Sofia Maurin (GU).

Workshop website here.

Workshop 1

May 11 2017 the research group’s core researcher meet up with Einar Duenger Bohn to discuss explanation and to plan future talks, workshops and conferences on the project’s theme.

Workshop website here.

Metaphysical Explanation 1, Sep 20-21 2016

Two-day conference featuring talks by Dan Giberman, Ricki Bliss, Einar Duenger Bohn, Alexander Skiles, Robin Stenwall, Naomi Thompson, Kelly Trogdon, Tobias Wilsch, and Alastair Wilson. Organized by Anna-Sofia Maurin.

Conference website here.