11th In-house Graduate Philosophy Conference

Open to the Public
Nador u. 15
104 and 105
Friday, October 5, 2018 - 10:00am
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Friday, October 5, 2018 - 10:00am to Saturday, October 6, 2018 - 4:30pm

All students who completed one year in the program are asked to present their work at the In-house Doctoral Conference. The purpose of the event is to give students the chance to present and discuss their research and learn about each others' work. It’ll also give us the perfect opportunity to welcome our new students.


Friday (5 October, 2018)

Room N15 104
Room N15 105

11th Conference Opening Ceremony by Tim Crane (CEU)


Overdetermination and Interactionism: An Argument for Mind-Body Dualism
Aaron Lamber (Chair: Tim Crane)

Rethinking Marriage 
Marko Konjovic (Chair: Andres Moles)
11.15 - 11.30 Coffee Break
11.30– 12.30

Opposing the Mind to the Body
Ruben Noorloos (Chair: Tim Crane)

‘The Kids Aren't Alright.’ But How Should We Take Care of Them?
Zlata Božac (Chair: Andres Moles)
12.30- 14.00 Lunch Break
14.00 - 15.00

A Argument Parallel to the Argument from Hallucination
Zhiwei Gu (Chair: Istvan Bodnar) 

The Role of Scientific Instruments in Coordinating Scientific Concepts and Measurement Procedures: The Case of the Origins of Ohm’s Conceptual Apparatus
Michele Luchetti (Chair:  Maria Kronfeldner)

15.00 -15.15 Coffe Break
15.15 - 16.15

Are Representationalist Theories of Perception Compatible with Direct Realism?
Rob Hoveman (Chair: Istvan Bodnar)

The Possibility and Necessity of Philosophical Anthropology
James Cartlidge (Chair: David Weberman)
16.30 - 18.00

Room: N15, Quantum 101 Room
Keynote Address by Simon Rippon (CEU)
What is Healthy Functioning? Reflections on Synthetic Biology
(Chair: Tim Crane)

18.00 - Departmental Wine Reception

              Saturday (6 October, 2018)

                               Room N15 104

Room N15 105

10.00 - 11.00 Neutral Monism
Marta Santuccio (Chair: Katalin Farkas)    

Practical Knowledge, Intention in Acting, and Deviant Formal Causation
Huaming Xu (Chair: Ferenc Huoranszki)

11.00 - 11.15 Coffee Break
11.15 - 12.15 How Do Conceivability Arguments Work? Epistemic and Metaphysical Requirements
Damjan Aleksiev (Chair: Katalin Farkas)
Kaplan on Referring
Jamie Elliott (Chair: Ferenc Huoranszki)
12.15 - 14.00 Lunch Break
14.00 - 15.00 Why I Don’t Believe in an (Infinite) Multiverse
Kamyar Asasi (Chair: Howard Robinson)
How To Solve Frege's Puzzle? Does the Solution Matter?
Nikhil Mahant (Chair: Simon Rippon)
15.00 - 15.15 Coffee Break
15.15 - 16.15 Normative Non-Naturalism and Explanatory Challenges
Maarten Van Doorn (Chair: Mike Griffin)
19:00- Dinner