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Notice

AISB event Bulletin Item

CALL FOR PARTICIPATION: Workshop on Intensionality in Mathematics, 11-12 May 2013, Lund, SWEDEN

http://www.fil.lu.se/index.php?id=18879

SPEAKERS
Francesca Boccuni (University Vita-Salute San Raffaele at Milan)
A Theory of Fregean Abstract Objects

Walter Dean (University of Warwick)
Soundness, reflection, and intensionality

Fredrik Engstrm (University of Gothenburg)
On logicality, invariance, and definability

Janet Folina (Macalester College)
Mathematical intensions and intensionality in mathematics

Leon Horsten (Bristol University)
Models for absolute provability

Martin Ksa (University of Gothenburg)
Consistency statements in semi-euclidean systems

ystein Linnebo (University of Oslo)
Modality in Mathematics

Sara Negri (University of Helsinki)
The intensional side of algebraic-topological representation theorems

Barbara Sarnecka (University of California at Irvine)
The First Few Numbers: How Children Learn Them and Why It Matters

Gila Sher (University of California at San Diego)
Mathematics & Logic: Between Theory & Reality

Staffan Angere (Bristol University)
On the logic of up to Isomorphism

Michael Gabbay (King's College London)
Making sense of maths: a formalist theory of mathematical intension

Jan Heylen (University of Leuven)
Peano numerals as buck-stoppers


REGISTRATION

Participation is free and registration not required. However, please see 
the above website on how to register for meals.


NOTA BENE

The Workshop on the "Philosophy of Information and Information Quality" is 
held on Friday May 10th. http://www.fil.lu.se/index.php?id=18880

with:
Kevin Korb (Monash University, Australia)
Causality and Information

Luciano Floridi (University of Hertfordshire, UK)
The Informational Nature of Maker's Knowledge

Phyllis Illari (University College London, UK)
The Challenges of Information Quality

David Ellerman (UC San Diego, USA)
Information as Distinctions: New Foundations for Information Theory

Tomoji Shogenji (Rhode Island College, Providence, USA)
Measuring the Quality of Information



ORGANIZERS
For Intensionality in Mathematics
Paula Quinon, Lund
Marianna Antonutti, Bristol
Carlo Proietti, Lund

For Information Quality
Frank Zenker, Lund