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Notice

AISB event Bulletin Item

FINAL CALL FOR PAPERS: " History and Philosophy of Computing", 10 Nov 2011, BELGIUM

http://www.computing-conference.ugent.be
Contact: computing.conference@ugent.be

International Conference on the History and Philosophy of Computing,Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium -Celebrating the 75th anniversary of the famous 1936 Papers by A. Church, E.L. Post and A.M. Turing.

IMPORTANT DATES:

Submission deadline: May 15, 2011 (STRICT) 
Notification of acceptance: July 20, 2011 
Deadline for Registration: 23 October, 2011

INVITED SPEAKERS:
Bill Aspray (University of Texas)
Martin Davis (New York University, UC Berkeley) Fairouz Kamareddine (Heriot-Watt University 
Edinburgh) Sybille Krmer (Freie Universitt Berlin) Giovanni Sambin (Universita' di Padova) 
Raymond Turner (University of Essex) Stephen Wolfram (Wolfram Research)

CONFERENCE CHAIRS:
Liesbeth De Mol and Giuseppe Primiero?

ORGANIZING COMMITTEE:
Liesbeth De Mol, Giuseppe Primiero, Dagmar Provijn, Jean-Paul van Bendegem

PROGRAMME COMMITTEE:?
G. Alberts (Amsterdam); S. Artemov (New York); M. Campbell-Kelly (Warwick); L. Corry (Tel Aviv) 
M. Denecker (Leuven); A. Eden (Essex); L.Floridi (Oxford&  Hertfordshire); R. Kahle (Lisbon); 
B. Loewe (Amsterdam); J. Meheus (Ghent); E. Myin (Antwerp); S. Negri (Helsinki) V. de Paiva 
(Palo Alto); S. Smets (Groningen); G. Sundholm (Leiden); C.Toffalori (Camerino); J.-.P. van 
Bendegem (Brussels); M. van Dyck (Ghent); B. van Kerkhove (Brussels & Hasselt); E. Weber (Ghent)

REGISTRATION

The registration is now open and will remain so until the end of September:

http://www.computing-conference.ugent.be/registration

Note that it is required for all attendees to register.

FEES:

Regular fee: 150 EUR
IACAP members: 135 EUR
Graduate Students: 100 EUR

This includes coffee breaks, the conference dinner and the book of abstracts.

Accompanying persons: 50 EUR (dinner only).


GRANTS

The International Association for Computing and Philosophy http://ia-cap.org/ will fund a 0 
travel grant for an IACAP graduate student to attend. IACAP graduate students who would like to 
apply for this grant need to send a copy of their submission to Tony Beavers 
(executivedirector@ia-cap.org), executive director of IACAP. The Association also offers a 10% 
discount on the conference fee for IACAP members.

Student members of the Association for Symbolic Logic http://www.aslonline.org/index.htm also may 
apply for ASL travel support. Applications have to be addressed directly to the ASL. For more 
information and application details on ASL student travel awards see http://www.aslonline.org/studenttravelawards.html Note that the deadline for application is 7, 2011.

SPECIAL ISSUES

A selection of papers will be published as a special issue of the journal Philosophy&  Technology 
(Springer) http://www.springer.com/philosophy/epistemology+and+philosophy+of+science/journal/13347

We also intend to publish a selection of papers in a special issue of History and Philosophy of 
Logic  (Taylor&  Francis) http://www.tandf.co.uk/journals/authors/thplauth.asp


CONTACT AND INFORMATION:
For further information please contact us at:

computing.conference@ugent.be

or have a look at our website:
http://www.computing-conference.ugent.be