The workshop takes place at Heinrich-Heine University’s Haus der Universität on the 5th and 6th September 2019. On both days, lunch will be provided.

Please note that the schedule had to be changed last minute: Prof. Dr. Ruth Byrne cannot attend the workshop due to unforeseen circumstances.

Thursday (05/09/2019)

9:30-10:00 Registration & Welcome
10:00-11:30 Evidence for Possibility, and the Possibility of Evidence
Dr. Dominic Gregory (Sheffield)
Invited Talk
11:30-11:45 ☕️ Coffee Break
11:45-12:30 Towards a Univocal Understanding of the Imagination
Jo Ahlberg (Hertfordshire)
12:30-13:15 Why Can’t We Imagine Impossibilities?
William Bondi Knowles (Manchester)
13:15-14:45 🍱 Lunch Break
14:45-15:30 Concrete Imagination and the Epistemology of Possibility
Tom Schoonen (Amsterdam)
15:30-16:15 Simulations and Actuality-Oriented Imaginings
Daniel Munro (Toronto)
18:30 🍲 Conference Dinner

Friday (06/09/2019)

10:00-11:30 Supposition, Imagination and Offline Belief
Dr. Margot Strohminger (Oxford)
Invited Talk
11:30-11:45 ☕️ Coffee Break
11:45-12:30 Doing the Impossible With Possible Worlds
Louis Rouillé (Paris, Institut Jean Nicod)
12:30-13:15 A Predicate Logic for Aboutness in Imagination
Christopher Badura (Bochum)
13:15 🍕Pizza

A downloadable version is available here.


There is no participation fee. However, we ask you to register before by sending us a short mail indicating your name, affiliation and dietary preferences.

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