|9:30‑9:45||Registration & Welcome|
|9:45‑11:00||How to choose between competing metaphysical theories? What are the correct meta-theoretical criteria for evaluating them?
Dr. Jiri Benovsky (Fribourg)
|11:00‑11:15||☕️ Coffee Break|
|11:15‑12:00||Is our concept of existence inconsistent?
Sofia Bokos (Cologne)
|12:00‑12:45||Carnap’s Empiricism, Semantics, and Ontology And its Ramifications
Jonas Raab (Manchester)
|12:45‑14:00||🍱 Lunch Break|
|14:00‑14:45||Substantivity and Merely Verbal Dispute
Viktoria Knoll (Hamburg)
|14:45‑15:30||Metaphysics as (Assessment-Relative) Explanation
John M. Bunke (Toronto)
|15:30‑15:45||☕️ Coffee Break|
|15:45‑17:00||The World Doesn’t Care
Dr. Richard Woodward (Hamburg)
|17:00‑17:15||☕️ Coffee Break|
|17:15‑18:00||Towards a metametaphysical constitution? Three turns in global philosophy and a proposal for five directives
Otávio Marciel (Brasília)
|18:00‑18:45||Suctural vs. Non-Structural Explanations in Metaphysics
Dr. Thomas Raleigh (Bochum)
|19:30||🍲 Conference Dinner
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|9:30‑10:45||Can Structuralism solve the Plurality Problem? What is metaphysical realism to do about functionally equivalent theories?
Dr. Sophie R. Allen (Keele)
|10:45‑11:00||☕️ Coffee Break|
|11:00‑11:45||Concept Formation in Mathematics: A case for Quasi-Empirical Metaphysical Research
Deniz Sarikaya (Hamburg)
|11:45‑12:30||Undeniable Metaphysical Claims, Subtle Violence and Personhood
Felipe G. A. Moreira (Miami)
|12:30‑12:45||☕️ Coffee Break|
|12:45‑13:30||Category-mistakes in contemporary metaphysics
Rouyu Zhang (Durham)
A downloadable version is available here .
The workshop takes place at HHU’s Haus der Universität , lunch will be provided. If you want to participate, please register by sending a short mail to Paul Hasselkuß indicating your name, affiliation and dietary preferences.