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AISB event Bulletin Item

FINAL CALL FOR PARTICIPATION: "Speech Acts and Arguments" Conference & Graduate School, 16-18 May 2013, Warsaw, POLAND


ArgDiaP 2013: the 10th ArgDiaP Conference "Speech Acts and Arguments"
18 May 2013, Warsaw Poland

IGSAR 2013: the 1st Interdisciplinary Graduate School on Argumentation and Rhetoric "Social 
Dynamics of Argument"
16-18 May 2013, Warsaw Poland


- programme and abstracts for the 10th ArgDiaP conference and the 1st IGSAR school
- new speaker: Prof. Manfred Stede (Discourse Research Lab, Potsdam University)
- the extension of the deadline for applying for grants supporting the attendance at IGSAR (3rd May)


ArgDiaP is the Polish nationwide initiative dedicated to argumentation, dialogue and persuasion. 
Since 2008, we have been organising a series of biannual one-day conference meetings. A collection 
of extended papers presented at the previous international ArgDiaP editions will be published as 
a special issue of Springer's journal "Argumentation" devoted to the Polish School of Argumentation
(vol. 3, 2014).

The 10th ArgDiaP conference is dedicated to speech act theory - one of the most prominent 
philosophical traditions which strongly influenced the study of communication and argumentation 
in the 20th century. The conference is co-organised in conjunction with a three-day graduate 
school IGSAR. Both events take place in Warsaw at the Polish Academy of Sciences and are 
supported by the European Network for Social Intelligence, Sintelnet.


Special guest
- John Searle (Dept. of Philosophy, University of California, Berkeley, US)

Other speakers
- Katarzyna Budzynska (Inst. of Philosophy and Sociology, Polish Academy of Sciences, Poland)
- Jacek Malinowski (Inst. of Philosophy and Sociology, Polish Academy of Sciences, Poland)
- Chris Reed (School of Computing, University of Dundee, UK)
- Patrick Saint-Dizier (Institut de Recherches en Informatique de Toulouse, IRIT, France)
- Manfred Stede (Discourse Research Lab, Potsdam University, Germany)
- Maciej Witek (Inst. of Philosophy, University of Szczecin, Poland)


Important dates
- Applications for grants to attend IGSAR (EXTENDED): 3 May
- Notification: 5 May
- Early registration: 8 May
- IGSAR school: 16-18 May
- ArgDiaP conference: 18 May


Organizing and Programme Committee
- Katarzyna Budzynska (Polish Academy of Sciences)
- Magdalena Kacprzak (Bialystok University of Technology)
- Marcin Koszowy (University of Bialystok)
- Olena Yaskorska (Polish Academy of Sciences)


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