CFP: Formal Epistemology Festival

Posted: 8 de April de 2013 by Fernando Furtado in Event, News

Call for Participation

Fifth and Final Formal Epistemology Festival

Toronto, June 3-5, 2013

Organized by Rachael Briggs (ANU), Kenny Easwaran (USC), Jonathan Weisberg(Toronto), and Franz Huber (Toronto).

The conference will be held at the Department of Philosophy at the University of Toronto, Jackman Humanities Building, Room 100 A/B, 170 St. George Street.

Everybody is cordially invited to attend! There is no registration fee.

We ask participants to briefly register via e-mail and let us know if they plan to attend lunch/dinner on which of the following four days (Sun-Mon-Tue-Wedn)

Questions should be directed to:

Sunday, June 2, 2013

20:00: Opening

Monday, June 3, 2013

10:00-10:30: Introduction

10:30-12:00: Lara Buchak (Berkeley): Risk and Inequality

12:00-1:30: Brian Hedden (MIT/Oxford): Time-Slice Rationality

1:30-3:00: Lunch

3:00-4.30: Rohan Sud (University of Michigan, Ann Arbor): A Forward Looking Decision Rule for Imprecise Credences

4:30-6:00: Julia Staffel (USC): Should I Pretend I’m Perfect?

Tuesday, June 4, 2013

10:30-12:00: Jennifer Nagel (Toronto): Variations in Evidence Collection

12:00-1:30: Hanti Lin (Carnegie Mellon University): Believing and Acting

1:30-3:00: Lunch

3:00-4:30: Jonah Schupbach (University of Utah): Inference to the Best Explanation, Cleaned Up and Made Respectable

4:30-6:00: Anna-Sara Malmgren (Stanford): Inference: Explanation and Justification

Wednesday, June 5, 2013

10:30-12:00: Carolina Sartorio (Arizona)

12:00-1:30: Ronnie Hermens (Groningen): Placing Probabilities of Conditionals in Context

1:30-3:00: Lunch

3:00-4:30: Rachael Briggs (ANU): Are People Harmed by Risk of Harm

4:30-6:00: Kenny Easwaran (USC)

–Franz Huber


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