Yasemin Erden on BBC

AISB Committee member, and Philosophy Programme Director and Lecturer, Dr Yasemin J. Erden interviewed for the BBC on 29 October 2013. Speaking on the Today programme for BBC Radio 4, as well as the Business Report for BBC world N...


Read More...

Mark Bishop on BBC ...

Mark Bishop, Chair of the Study of Artificial Intelligence and the Simulation of Behaviour, appeared on Newsnight to discuss the ethics of ‘killer robots’. He was approached to give his view on a report raising questions on the et...


Read More...

AISB YouTube Channel

The AISB has launched a YouTube channel: http://www.youtube.com/user/AISBTube (http://www.youtube.com/user/AISBTube). The channel currently holds a number of videos from the AISB 2010 Convention. Videos include the AISB round t...


Read More...

Lighthill Debates

The Lighthill debates from 1973 are now available on YouTube. You need to a flashplayer enabled browser to view this YouTube video  


Read More...
0123

Notice

AISB event Bulletin Item

CALL FOR PAPERS: Trends in Logic XII, 3-5 June 2012, Bochum, GERMANY

http://www.ruhr-uni-bochum.de/philosophy/trendsxi

The 11th Trends in Logic international conference will be held at Ruhr University Bochum, Germany, 
from June 3-June 5, 2012 under the title ?Advances in Philosophical Logic?. It is organized by the 
chair of Logic and Epistemology at the Department of Philosophy II of Ruhr University Bochum, in 
co-operation with the journal Studia Logica,

http://www.ruhr-uni-bochum.de/philosophy/trendsxi .

We invite submissions presenting substantial recent advances in formal philosophical logic. The 
range of topics includes but is not limited to:

-    modal logics,
-    temporal logics,
-    deontic logics,
-    logics of agency,
-    dynamic logics,
-    epistemic and doxastic logics,
-    formal epistemology,
-    belief revision,
-    substructural logics,
-    relevance logics,
-    paraconsistent logics,
-    constructive logics,
-    many-valued logics,
-    non-monotonic logics,
-    the paradoxes,
-    theories of truth and falsity,
-    natural language semantics,
-    vagueness,
-    applications of logical methods in philosophy.

INVITED SPEAKERS:

-    Giovanna Corsi (University of Bologna, Italy)
-    Hans van Ditmarsch (University of Sevilla, Spain)
-    John Horty (University of Maryland, USA)
-    Norihiro Kamide (Waseda Institute,Tokyo, Japan)
-    Marcus Kracht (University of Bielefeld, Germany)
-    Sergei Odintsov (Sobolev Institute of Mathematics, Novosibirsk, Russia)
-    Rohit Parikh (City University of New York, USA)
-    Graham Priest (University of Melbourne, Australia/City University of New
York, USA)
-    Greg Restall (University of Melbourne, Australia)
-    Yaroslav Shramko (Pedagogical State University Kryvyi Rih, Ukraine)
-    Ryszard Wjcicki (Polish Academy of Sciences, Warsaw)
-    Alberto Zanardo (University of Padova, Italy)


PAPER SUBMISSION:

Abstracts of at most three pages length should be submitted electronically as pdf documents using 
the EasyChair submission page at

http://www.easychair.org/conferences/?conf=trendsxi

At least one author of each accepted paper must register for, and attend, the conference to present
her or his work.


PUBLICATION:

The organizers plan to publish selected papers presented at the conference in a special issue of a 
journal or with a major book publisher.

PROGRAMME COMMITTEE:

-    Robert Goldblatt (Wellington, New Zealand)
-    Andrzej Indrzejczak (?d?, Poland)
-    Hannes Leitgeb (Munich, Germany)
-    Jacek Malinowski (Torun and Warsaw, Poland)
-    Daniele Mundici (Florence, Italy)
-    Constantine Tsinakis (Nashville, USA)
-    Heinrich Wansing (Bochum, Germany)
-    Markus Werning (Bochum, Germany)


ORGANIZATION COMMITTEE:

-    Heinrich Wansing (Ruhr University Bochum)
-    Roberto Ciuni (Ruhr University Bochum)
-    Andrea Kruse (Ruhr University Bochum)
-    Caroline Semmling (Ruhr University Bochum)


IMPORTANT DATES

CFP: 20 September 2011
Abstract submission deadline: 12 February, 2012
Notification: 11 March, 2012
Registration opens: 12 March, 2012
Early registration closes: 20 May, 2012
Conference: 3-5 June, 2012.


VENUE, ACCOMMODATION ETC.:
http://www.ruhr-uni-bochum.de/philosophy/trendsxi

http://www.ruhr-uni-bochum.de/philosophy/trendsxi/pdf/trends_in_logic_xi_cfp.pdf