Presentations

2012 – Present

 

Amer, Amer

  •   “On Prudence and Morality in the Leviathan”; Ontario Legal Philosophy Partnership (OLPP) McMaster University, 2015

 

Chan, Irwin

  • “Between Commitment and Reflection: Bernard Williams’s Relativism of Distance”; Northwest Student Philosophy Conference at Western Washington University, May 2015

 

Esmaili, Emma

  •  “First Thoughts About Objects,” the Eastern APA, Washington DC. (talk, refereed), 2016, (Upcoming)
  • Commentary on Derek Brown’s “Color Layering and Color Relationalism,” the Pacific APA, Vancouver, B.C. (invited) 2015
  • “First Thoughts About Objects,” Southern Society for Philosophy and Psychology, New Orleans (talk, refereed), 2015
  • Commentary on Don Dedrick’s “Color Categorization and Bornstein’s Paradox,” Western Canadian Philosophical Association, Vancouver, B.C. (invited), 2014
  • “Attention, Reference, and Core Object Cognition,” The Annual Meeting of the Society for Philosophy and Psychology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver. (talk, refereed), 2014
  • “The Complexity of Color Experience,” Southern Society for Philosophy and Psychology, Austin, TX. (talk, refereed), 2013
  • “The Complexity of Color Experience,” 9th International Symposium of Cognition, Logic, and Communication: Percepts and Concepts, Riga, Latvia (talk, refereed), 2013

 

French, Chris

  •  “Carnap on Explications: Inductive Logic as Engineering?” -Institut Wiener Kreis, Vienna, June, 2013.
  • “Constructing Empiricism” EPS Seminar, TiLPS, Tilburg, 2012.
  • “A Valued Logic of Science?” Green College Membership Lecture Series, Vancouver, January, 2011.

 

Heaton, Jasper

  • “The Metaphysics of Love” at the Philosophy Jam, Langara College, October, 2014
  • “Bad Love” at the Metaphysics of Love Pilot Workshop, UBC, August, 2014
  • “What is Love?” at the Catalan Cultural Summer Conference, July, 2014

 

Kehler, Curtis

  • Commented on the paper “Relative Essentialism” at the Canadian Philosophical Association meeting, May, 2013
  • Commented on the paper “Compositionality and Structured Propositions” at the Pacific Division of the American Philosophical Association, April, 2013
  • Presented paper “Against the Argument from Experience to Presentism” at the Philosophy of Time Society, Pacific Division of the American Philosophical Association, April, 2012

 

Lukits, Stefan

  • “Augustin’s Concessions: A Problem for Indeterminate Credal States” at the American Philosophical Association Eastern Division Meeting. Washington, DC. 2016
  • “Jeffrey Conditioning and the Geometry of Reason” at the Conference on Causal and Probabilistic Reasoning. Munich Center for Mathematical Philosophy, Germany. 2015
  • “A Natural Generalization of Jeffrey Conditioning” at the Eleventh Conference on Logic and the Foundations of Game and Decision Theory. Bergen, Norway, 2014
  • “The Principle of Maximum Entropy and a Problem in Probability Kinematics” at the First International Conference of the German Society for Philosophy of Science. Hanover, Germany, 2013

 

Ransom, Madeleine

  • “Aesthetic expertise, high-level perceptual content and non-inferential justification” at the American Society for Aesthetics annual meeting. Savannah, Georgia, 2015: (upcoming)
  • “Three Problems for the Predictive Coding Theory of Attention” at the Minds Online Conference. Online the month of September at: http://philosophyofbrains.com/. With co-author Sina Fazelpour, 2015: (upcoming)
  • “Three Problems for the Predictive Coding Theory of Attention” at the Society for Philosophy and Psychology annual meeting. Durham, North Carolina. With co-author Sina Fazelpour. *paper awarded the William James Prize honorable mention*, 2015: (upcoming)
  • “Is the brain a prediction machine? Exploring the Bayesian revolution in neuroscience” at the International Society for the History, Philosophy, and Social Studies of Biology. Montreal, Canada, 2015 (upcoming)
  • “Frauds, Posers and Sheep: a virtue aesthetics solution to the acquaintance debate” at the Pacific APA. Vancouver, Canada, 2015
  • “How the Emotions Justify Evaluative Beliefs” at the Networking and Mentoring Workshop for Graduate Student Women in Philosophy. Princeton, New Jersey, 2014
  • “How the Emotions Justify Evaluative Beliefs” at the Society for Philosophy and Psychology 40th annual meeting. Vancouver, Canada, 2014
  • How to Naturalize Logic: a Case Study of the Argumentum Ad Hominem” author-meets-critics panel with John Woods (2013) Errors of Reasoning: Naturalizing the Logic of Inference, at the Western Canadian Philosophical Association. Vancouver, Canada, 2014
  • “Frauds, Posers and Sheep: A virtue aesthetics solution to the acquaintance debate” at the American Society for Aesthetics Pacific Division Meeting. Monterrey, California, 2014
  • “Why Emotions Do Not Solve the Frame Problem” at the Philosophy and Theory of Artificial Intelligence conference. Oxford, England, 2013

 

Viera, Gerardo

  • “The sense of time”  Eastern APA, 2016
  • “The Temporal Structure of Experience: Against the Atomism / Extensionalism Debate,” The Annual Meeting of the Society for Philosophy and Psychology, Duke University, Durham. (poster, refereed), 2015
  • “The Temporal Structure of Experience: Against the Atomism / Extensionalism Debate,” Southern Society for Philosophy and Psychology, New Orleans (talk, refereed), 2015
  • “The Temporal Structure of Experience: Against the Atomism / Extensionalism Debate,” Philosophy of Time Society Meeting at the Eastern APA.  (talk, refereed), 2014
  • Symposium commentary on Burnston, D., and Cohen, J. “Perceptual Integration, Modularity, and Cognitive Penetration,” Eastern APA, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (talk, invited), 2014
  • “The Sense of Time,” The Annual Meeting of the Society for Philosophy and Psychology, UBC, Vancouver. (poster, refereed), 2014
  • “The Sense of Time,” The Canadian Philosophical Association (talk, refereed), 2014

 

Presentations from past years are available in PDF format below.

2012 Presentations
2011 Presentations
2010/2009 Presentations