Roots and New Trends in Logicism Workshop

September 11, 2024

The “Roots and New Trends in Logicism” workshop brings together state of the art research on historical accounts and contemporary contributions to Logicism. The workshop aims to foster discussion on the interplay between mathematics, logic, metaphysics and epistemology, and stimulate future work on the field.

 

The programme consists of 6 talks by invited speakers and a 4-6 contributed talks. We welcome abstracts for the contributed talks on any topic related to (neo)Logicism, both from a historical and a philosophical perspective. Submissions by undergraduate students and young scholars are encouraged. Contributed talks are expected to be 60 minutes-long (plus 30 minutes-long discussion).

 

Please, send your abstracts (max. 300 words) to bmjacinto@ciencias.ulisboa.pt or jbmillan@ciencias.ulisboa.pt no later than June, 30th. Name and affiliation should be included in the submission email. Acceptance shall be notified by July, 31st.

 

The workshop will take place on September 11-13, 2024, at the University of Lisbon.

 

Confirmed invited speakers: Ludovica Conti (IUSS Pavia), Fernando Ferreira (University of Lisbon), Salvatore Florio (University of Oslo), Sébastien Gandon (Clermont Auvergne University), Gregory Landini (University of Iowa), Hannes Leitgeb (LMU Munich – MCMP)

 

The workshop is funded by the Centre for Philosophy of Sciences of the University of Lisbon (CFCUL, UIDB/00678/2020) and the Centre of Philosophy of the University of Lisbon (CFUL, UIDB/00310/2020).

 

Organizers: Bruno Jacinto (FCUL – CFCUL), Joan Bertran-San-Millán (FCUL – CFCUL) and Ricardo santos (FLUL-CFUL)

 

For more information or enquiries, please check the website of the workshop or contact bmjacinto@ciencias.ulisboa.pt or jbmillan@ciencias.ulisboa.pt.