Philosophy Conference

系统科学与系统管理研究中心/公告通知2010-09-13 00:00:00来源:华南师范大学评论:0

International Conference on
“the Cross-Cutting Issues and Frontier Issues of ContemporaryPhilosophy of Science
and Philosophy of Mind”:
Emergence, Evolution and the Mind-body Problem
 
Guangzhou and Macau, P. R. China
December 11-17, 2010
http://portal.scnu.edu.cn/wps/portal/scsmCenter
 
 
 Organizers:
 
     South China Normal University (Guangzhou)
     Harvard University Department of Philosophy
     Asia International Open University (Macau)
 
Hosts:
²      Research Centre for Systems Science and Systems Management, South China Normal University
²      Asia International Open University (Macau)
²      School of Public Administration, South China Normal University
 
Co-hosts:
Chinese Society for Dialectics of Nature /Philosophy of Nature, Science and Technology
Chinese Association for Philosophy of Complexity and System Science
Chinese Association for Philosophy of Science
Chinese Association for Philosophy of Biology
Chinese Association for Inductive Logic
South China Normal University Psychology Research Center
 
Main Topics:
 The future and contemporary debates of the mind-body problem
 The issues of Emergence in philosophy of mind, cognition and complexity science
 Conceptual analyses in accounts of mental phenomena
 Reductionism and non-reductionism
 Cognition and representation
 Evolution of cooperation and human culture
 
Programs:
Ø       December 11th - 13th, a workshop, lectures by some scholars to Chinese graduate students as well as scholars.
Ø       December 14th - 15th, the conference at South China Normal University, GZ, including the main program and group program.
Ø       A visit to Macau, the Special Administrative Region of China, on December 16th (It will take about two hours by car from Guangzhou to Macau. We will go back Guangzhou in the evening of 17th and the conference is ended.)
 
International participants: US$ 200; Full-time students: US$ 100.
* Registration fees include conference materials, all the meals during the conference (including the welcome banquet on December 14th, and the farewell banquet on the 16th), tea breaks, and roundtrip transportation between Guangzhou and Macau, and local sightseeing.
* International travel costs and hotel expenses are not covered by the conference.
 
Conference Hotel:
HuaShi (GDH) Hotel(the university guest house of SCNU,a four-star business hotel)
Address: No. 55 Zhongshan Avenue West, Tianhe, Guangzhou, China
Tel: (86-20)85216888      Fax: (86-20)85216606  
● Double room:  RMB 120, per person, per night.
● Single room:  RMB 240, per night.
* The organizing committee will help to arrange accommodation when receiving the “Registration Form”.
 
Important Dates:
Registration: Up to September 30, 2010 on line.
 (Please return your “Registration Form” to either of the following email addresses)
Abstracts Submission: On or before October 30, 2010
(Please submit your abstract about 800 words to either of the following email addresses)
Reception :There will be Reception on the December 13th from 7:00 am to Midnight.  Reception will take place in the lobby of the HuaShi (GDH) Hotel. .
 
Inquiry:
For any further information about the conference, please feel free to contact:
Kuang yinyin      Email: cowyin@hotmail.com Tel0086-13560115191
Fan Dongping       Email: fandping@126.com   Tel:  0086-13925066610

REGISTRATION FORM
 
International Conference on “the Cross-Cutting Issues and Frontier Issues of
Contemporary Philosophy of Science and Philosophy of Mind”:
Emergence, Evolution and the Mind-body Problem
Guangzhou and Macau, December 11-17, 2010
 
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Hotel
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