The Mereology of Potentiality

Part-whole relations within the

fundamental potentialities in nature

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Seminars

The Mereology of Potentiality

Online Conference

Change and Change-makers

Online Workshop

Hilary Term's online seminars

Our seminars will be held on the e-platform Zoom. To join the seminar, simply click on the 'participate' button in the appropriate box below at the meeting time. The password for these meetings is: power.

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27

JAN
2021
How to Build Things
from Atoms
CLAUDIO CALOSI (GENEVA)

4:00 PM -

6:00 PM

17

FEB
2021
Particles in a process. Bohmian dispositions and the `no successor problem'

2:00 PM -

4:00 PM

Zoom Link:

WILLIAM SIMPSON (CAMBRIDGE)

24

FEB
2021
Powers from
the inside

2:00 PM -

4:00 PM

Zoom Link:

WILLIAM BAUER (NCSU)

03

MAR
2021
Necessary Masks: the Big Bad Bug for Modal Dispositionalism
Abstract

2:00 PM -

4:00 PM

BARBARA VETTER (BERLIN)

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1st-2nd July, 2021

                  9AM - 6PM (UK)

Change and changemakers are a central focus of much ancient
philosophy. This workshop will seek to identify ideas from these ancient
discussions which have salience to our contemporary philosophical
debates concerning change, suggesting how these ideas may advance
our current thinking.


This workshop is a collaborative initiative of the Change and
Changemakers Network (
Siegen) together with the Mereology of
Potentiality Project (
Oxford).


Speakers will include Sean Costello, Simon Evnine, Paolo Gigli, Arthur Harris, Tyler Huismann, Ludger Jansen, Anna Marmodoro, John Pemberton, Aleksei Pleshkov, Tiberiu Popa, Ryofu Pussel, Petter Sandstad, Barbara Sattler, Daniel Saudek, Johanna Seibt, Thomas Seissl, Helen Steward and Niko Strobach.

All researchers with an interest in these areas are invited to attend. To register please email: ccm@uni-siegen.de.

For more information please visit the workshop webpage: https://ccm.uni-siegen.de/ccmap/

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The Mereology of Potentiality

Online Conference

22 Jan 2021, 10:00 - 18:45 (UK time)

The conference will be held on the e-platform Zoom. To join the conference, simply click on the 'participate' button in the appropriate box below at the meeting time. The meeting Passcode is: 271667

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10:00

11:15

PETER SIMONS (Trinity College, Ireland)
Even if there are potentialities, they don't have parts
Meeting ID: 942 0302 5854

Passcode: 271667

11:45

13:00

The Mereology of Dispositions. A Formal Account
LUDGER JANSEN (Ruhr-Universität Bochum, Germany)
Meeting ID: 942 0302 5854

Passcode: 271667

Lunch Break

14:00

15:15

Determinable Dispositions
NICK KROLL (Franklin & Marshall College, USA)
Meeting ID: 942 0302 5854

Passcode: 271667

15:45

17:00

Aquinas on the Metaphysics of Motion
JEFFREY BROWER (Purdue University, USA)
Meeting ID: 942 0302 5854

Passcode: 271667

17:30

18:45

Powers as (Mereological) Lawmakers
MICHAEL TRAYNOR (University of St. Andrews, UK)
Meeting ID: 942 0302 5854

Passcode: 271667

 
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