The First Annual Laval Everything Agency Conference 2024

Venue: Laval University, Québec City, Canada. Dates: April 25-26, 2024 Keynote Speakers: John Brunero (University of Nebraska–Lincoln), Jennifer Lackey (Northwestern University), Berislav Marušić (University of Edinburgh), Timothy Williamson (Oxford). The first Annual Laval Everything Agency Conference will be held at Laval University, Québec City, Canada. The conference aims to bring together researchers working on theoretical aspects pertaining to agency: philosophy of action, philosophy… Continue reading The First Annual Laval Everything Agency Conference 2024

Conférence SCE/CSE 2019: Knowledge in a Digital World

CSE 2019 Conference Knowledge in a Digital World: Epistemic Injustice, Bias, and other Challenges in the Age of Artificial Intelligence November 14-16, 2019, Concordia University, Montréal. Thursday: JMSB-09 1450 Guy St, Montreal. Friday: LB-362, Webster Library, Concordia University, Pavillion J.W. McConnell Bldg, 1400 Maisonneuve Blvd W, Montreal. KEYNOTE SPEAKERS: Karen Frost-Arnold (Hobart and William Smith Colleges)… Continue reading Conférence SCE/CSE 2019: Knowledge in a Digital World

Workshop GRIN: “On Being a Believer”, David Hunter (Ryerson)

David Hunter (Ryerson) – On Being a Believer Workshop Date: 22 novembre 2019, 13h-18h30 Salle/Room: A-2407, pavillon Maximilien-Caron, Université de Montréal (3101, chemin de la tour, Montréal, Qc.) Résumé/Abstract: This book is about being a believer, about having a cognitive perspective on the world. The leading idea is simple enough: to believe something is to be right… Continue reading Workshop GRIN: “On Being a Believer”, David Hunter (Ryerson)

Conférence/Workshop GRIN – Dr. Michael Titelbaum (Winsconsin-Madison)

Dr. Michael Titelbaum (Winsconsin-Madison) Date: 27 septembre 2019, 10h-12h Salle/Room: 422, Stone Castle, (2910 Édouard-Montpetit, Université de Montréal) Résumé/Abstract: The Logical Firmament Most work in the epistemology of logic asks how inferential rules are known, and how individual steps in a proof are justified.  But what happens when single steps are composed into a complex derivation?  A… Continue reading Conférence/Workshop GRIN – Dr. Michael Titelbaum (Winsconsin-Madison)

Conférence/Workshop GRIN – Dr. Victoria McGeer (Princeton University)

Dr. Victoria McGeer (Princeton University) Date: 20 sept. 2019, 10:00-12:00 Salle/Room: Leacock 927, McGill University (855 Rue Sherbrooke Ouest, Montréal, QC H3A 2T7) Résumé/Abstract: Empathy Internalized: On the scaffolding power of self-directed emotion. It is commonly accepted that empathy plays a key role in moral agency.  More deeply, it is often held to play a critical role… Continue reading Conférence/Workshop GRIN – Dr. Victoria McGeer (Princeton University)