Conference of the International Association for Computing and Philosophy (IACAP 14)

Anatolia Campus

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IACAP 14: Conference of the International Association for Computing and Philosophy, Thessaloniki 2.-4.7.2014

Organiser: Vincent C. Müller

Supported by the IACAP Executive Committee

Registration is open on the IACAP site.

The Notifications on acceptance/rejection have been sent out [15.4.14].


In total we had 78 paper submissions. Of these 34 (43%) were accepted for the main track and 5 for the ‘young researchers’ track. We also accepted 14 papers as poster presentations. The papers accepted for the main track will be considered for the publication. We also had 7 proposals for symposia, of which 5 accepted and 2 rejected. We expect another ca. 25 papers to be presented in these symposia. - For a list, see the Programme


Invited Speakers

Judith Simon (ITU Kopenhagen)
   "The challenge of the computational: towards a socio-technical epistemology" [pdf]
Hector Zenil (Karolinska Institute, Stockholm)
   "Information Biology"
Gregory Chaitin (Federal University of Rio de Janeiro)
Selmer Bringsjord (Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, NY) - Covey Award Winner 2014
   "Two Refutations of Hegemonic Bayesianism" [pdf]
Gualterio Piccinini (U Missouri- St. Louis) - Simon Award Winner 2014
   "Computation and the Metaphysics of Mind"


Program Committee

  1. Müller, Vincent C. - University of Oxford/Anatolia College-ACT [Chair]
  2. Abramson, Darren - Dalhousie University
  3. Akman, Varol - Bilkent University
  4. Beavers, Anthony - The University of Evansville
  5. Bello, Paul - Office of Naval Research
  6. Berkeley, Istvan - The University of Louisiana at Lafayette
  7. Bishop, Mark - Goldsmiths, University of London
  8. Bottis, Maria - Ionian University
  9. Bryson, Joanna - University of Bath
  10. Chrisley, Ron - University of Sussex
  11. Coeckelbergh, Mark - University of Twente
  12. Danielson, Peter - University of British Columbia
  13. Dietrich, Eric - Binghampton University, State University NY
  14. Dodig Crnkovic, Gordana - Mälardalen University
  15. Ess, Charles - Aarhus University
  16. Franchi, Stefano - Texas A&M University
  17. Gomila, Antoni - UIB
  18. Guarini, Marcello - University of Windsor
  19. Hongladarom, Soraj - Chulalongkorn University
  20. Jones, Derek - University of Evansville
  21. Mcbride, Neil - De Montfort University
  22. Miłkowski, Marcin - Polish Academy of Sciences
  23. Piccinini, Gualtiero - University of Missouri - St. Louis
  24. Powers, Thomas - University of Delaware
  25. Preston, John - University of Reading
  26. Primiero, Giuseppe - Middlesex University
  27. Schiaffonati, Viola - Politecnico di Milano
  28. Schmidt, Colin - University Le Mans
  29. Shagrir, Oron - Hebrew University
  30. Shanahan, Murray - Imperial College London
  31. Simon, Judith - University of Vienna
  32. Søraker, Johnny - University of Twente
  33. Spence, Edward - Centre for Applied Philosophy and Public Ethics
  34. Sprevak, Mark - The University of Edinburgh
  35. Stahl, Bernd Carsten - De Montfort University
  36. Sullins, John - Sonoma State University
  37. Vallverdú, Jordi - Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona
  38. Vosgerau, Gottfried - Institut für Philosophie, Heinrich-Heine Universität Düsseldorf
  39. Votsis, Ioannis - Philosophisches Institut, University of Düsseldorf
  40. Waser, Mark - Books International
  41. Wheeler, Gregory - LMU, Munich
  42. Wiedermann, Jiri - Academy of Sciences
  43. Zambak, Aziz F. - Middle East Technical University, Ankara