Dispositions & Manifestations

Logo Workshop Final

University of Cologne
21-22 August 2015
Room R 004 (Seminargebäude)
Organisation: Andreas Hüttemann & Florian Fischer


Confirmed speaker:

  • Nancy Cartwright (Durham)
  • Kristina Engelhard (Cologne)
  • Florian Fischer (Bonn)
  • John Heil (St. Louis)
  • Ludger Jansen (Münster)
  • Anna Marmodoro (Oxford)
  • Niels van Miltenburg (Utrecht)
  • Stephen Mumford (Nottingham)
  • Markus Schrenk (Düsseldorf)
  • Matthew Tugby (Durham)

Program

Friday 21th August
10:00 – 11:00   Florian Fischer Dispositions and Manifestations
11:00 – 11:30 Coffee break
11:30 – 12:30 Stephen Mumford Overdisposed
12:30 – 14:00 Lunch break
14:00 – 15:00 Niels van Miltenburg Manifestations as Processes, Powers as Formal causes
15:00 – 15:30 Coffee break
15:30 – 16:30 Kristina Engelhard Dispositions manifest themselves:
latency and manifestation as states
16:30 – 17:00 Coffee break
17:00 – 18:00 Nancy Cartwright How dispositions do what they do
19:30 Conference Dinner Brauhaus Päffgen

 

Saturday 22th August
10:00 – 11:00 Ludger Jansen Effort and Exhaustion
11:00 – 11:30 Coffee break
11:30 – 12:30 Anna Marmodoro Power Gunk
12:30 – 14:00 Lunch break
14:00 – 15:00 Markus Schrenk Dispositions‘ Manifestations: Quiddities or Qualia?
15:00 – 15:30 Coffee break
15:30 – 16:30 Matthew Tugby Instantiation as Manifestion
16:30 – 17:00 Coffee break
17:00 – 18:00 John Heil Manifestations

 

Program as Pdf


Poster


Everybody is kindly invited to participate. If you would like to come please send a short notice to f.fischer@uni-koeln.de.