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       Sixth Young Researchers Days in
  Logic, Philosophy and History of Science

When & where:

September 20-21, 2018
Brussels, Koninklijke Academie / Académie Royale, Hertogsstraat 1 Rue Ducale

ims and scope

As usual, our workshop will provide an ideal opportunity for young researchers (PhD students, young postdocs) working in the fields of Logic, Philosophy of Science and History of Science in Belgian Universities, to present their work to a larger community of emerging and established scholars in these fields.

n the programme

Papers will be accepted in English, Dutch, and French. However, the lingua franca of YRD6 is English, and applicants are strongly encouraged to present papers in this language. Paper presentations should be about 20 minutes in length, followed by 10 minutes for discussion.

Click HERE for a full SCHEDULE including abstracts (pdf, version 13 Sep 2018).

Invited speakers:

This edition our three keynote speakers (a logician, a philosopher of science, and a historian of science) will address the topic "Knowledge, Belief and their Justification".

Hans van Ditmarsch (Laboratoire lorrain de recherche en informatique et ses applications)
Nick Hopwood (University of Cambridge)
Christina Chimisso (The Open University)

Organizing Committee:

Kenneth Bertrams (ULB), Steffen Ducheyne (VUB), Alexandre Guay (UCL), Bertrand Hespel (UNamur), Bruno Leclercq (ULg), Bert Leuridan (UAntwerpen), Steven Vanden Broecke (UGent), Maarten Van Dyck (UGent), Bart Van Kerkhove (VUB), Geert Vanpaemel (KULeuven), Peter Verdée (UCL).

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Attendance to the meeting is free of charge for all. There is no need to register.