Conference programme

Wednesday 21 March

 

09:00 – 09:30 Registration

 

Main Findings of the Project

09:30 – 10:15 John Dupré (Exeter)
10:15 – 11:00 Dan Nicholson (Exeter)
11:00 – 11:30 Coffee Break
11:30 – 12:15 Stephan Guttinger (Exeter)
12:15 – 13:00 Anne Sophie Meincke (Exeter)
13:00 – 14:00 Lunch Break

 

Respondents to the Project

14:00 – 14:30 Scott Gilbert (Swarthmore)
14:30 – 15:00 Elisabeth Lloyd (Indiana)
15:00 – 15:30  James Griesemer (UC Davis)
15:30 – 16:00 Coffee Break
16:00 – 16:30  Sui Huang (Seattle)
16:30 – 17:00 Adam Ferner (Royal Institute of Philosophy)
17:00 – 17:45 General Discussion
17:45 – 18:30 Drinks Reception

 

19:30 Dinner for Invited Speakers

Thursday 22 March

Persistence

09:00 – 09:45 Antony Galton (Exeter)
09:45 – 10:30 Rowland Stout (University College Dublin)
10:30 – 11:00 Coffee Break  

Agency

11:00 – 11:45 Helen Steward(Leeds)
11:45 – 12:30 Denis Walsh (Toronto)
12:30 – 13:30 Lunch Break

Causation & Mechanism

13:30 – 14:15 Rani Lill Anjum (NMBU Elena Rocca (NMBU)
14:15 – 14:45  Phyllis Illari (UCL)
14:45 – 15:15 Coffee Break 

Beyond the Gene

15:15 – 16:00   Ana Soto (Tufts)
16:00 – 16:45 Sonia Sultan (Wesleyan)
16:45 – 17:30   General Discussion  

 

       

19:00  Drinks and Conference Dinner (served from 8pm)

Friday 23 March

Metaphysics and/of Science

09:00 – 09:45  Johannes Jaeger (Klosterneuburg)
09:45 – 10:30  Kenneth Waters (Calgary)
10:30 – 11:00  Coffee Break 

 

Reflections on the Conference & Final Discussion (chaired by John Dupré)

11:00 – 13:00  Peter Simons (Trinity College Dublin), Spyridon Koutroufinis (TU Berlin), James Wakefield (Exeter), Sabina Leonelli (Exeter), & Jane Calvert (Edinburgh)
13:00 Farewell Lunch