International Association for Computing and Philosophy – Annual Meeting
June 21-23, 2018, Warsaw, Poland
The International Association for Computing and Philosophy (IACAP) is delighted to announce that submissions are now being accepted for its 2018 annual meeting June 21-23, to be held at the Staszic Palace, Warsaw, the seat of the Polish Academy of Sciences. The meeting is being organized by Marcin Milkowski (the Institute of Philosophy and Sociology of the Polish Academy of Sciences); keynote speakers include Ned Block (NYU) and Ed Zalta (Stanford).
Please note that IACAP 2018 is scheduled to dovetail with the 22nd meeting of the Association for the Scientific Study of Consciousness, June 26-29, Kraków, which Professor Milkowski is co-organizing (http://theassc.org/assc-22/).
The International Association for Computing and Philosophy promotes philosophical dialogue and interdisciplinary research on all aspects of the computational and informational turn. Coming to these issues from a rich variety of disciplines, IACAP’s members have a tradition of helping to shape philosophical and ethical debates about the nature, development, application, and limits of computation, information technologies, and artificial intelligence.
IACAP’s 2017 meeting will gather philosophers, ethicists, logicians, roboticists, computer scientists, and cognitive scientists to explore topics including,
Cognitive Science, Computation, and Cognition
Computational Modeling in Science and Social Science
Ethical Problems and Societal Impact of Computation and Information
Ethics and Epistemology of Big Data
History of Computing
Information Culture and Society
Metaphysics and Epistemology of Computation
Philosophy of Computer Science
Philosophy of Information
Philosophy of Information Technology
Philosophy of Mind
… and related issues
We invite submissions of papers and proposals for symposia.
Submission: January 15, 2018
Notification of Acceptance: February 1, 2018
Submission: February 15, 2018
Notification of Acceptance: March 15, 2018
Paper and symposia submissions should be provided at: https://easychair.org/conferences/?conf=iacap2018
Paper submissions should:
- Be prepared for blind review;
- Be between 3000 and 6000 words; and,
- Provide an abstract of 150-250 words.
Proposals for symposia should indicate:
- The title of the proposed symposium;
- A description of the topic and of its relevance for the IACAP membership;
- A list the participants (indicating particularly those who have confirmed their participation); and,
- The number of hours required.
James H. Moor
Miguel Angel Sicart