Concepts: Philosophical Perspectives

17th-18th October 2022, Department of Philosophy, Ruhr-Universität Bochum

Organisers: Matías Osta-Vélez, Matteo De Benedetto, Nico Orlandi, Peter Brössel, and Nina Poth


Monday, 17th October 2022, GA 03-33/34
12:30-14:00: Arrival + lunch
14:00-15:00: Nico Orlandi (UCSC), TBA
15:00-15:30: Break
15:30-16:30: Matteo De Benedetto (RUB) & Nina Poth (RUB), “Bootstrapping Concepts”
16:30-17:00: Break
17:00-18:00: Nick Shea (Oxford), TBA
19:00: Dinner
Tuesday, 18th October 2022, GA 03-33/34
09:10-09:30: Coffee
09:30-10:30: Corinne Bloch-Mullins (Marquette), TBA
10:30-11:00: Break
11:00-12:00: Matías Osta-Vélez (RUB), “Global properties, coherence, and concept-metacognition”
12:00-13:30: Lunch Break
14:00-15:00: Eline Kuipers (RUB) & Peter Brössel (RUB), “Sensorimotor Representations and the Interface Problem”

Slots include the speaker’s presentation of their paper + a joint discussion. The event is generously funded by Prof. Dr. Peter Brössel’s Emmy-Noether Group, “From Perception to Belief and Back Again’’.

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