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CfP: Inaugural Conference of the EENPS (Sofia, 24-26 June 2016)

05 Jan 2016 12:47 | Michael Braeustetter (Administrator)

Hosted by New Bulgarian University


The newly founded East European Network for Philosophy of Science (EENPS) invites submission of contributed papers and proposals for symposia in the following sections:


  • General philosophy of science
  • Philosophy of natural sciences
  • Philosophy of cognitive and behavioral sciences
  • Philosophy of social sciences
  • Historical and social studies in philosophy of science


Submission of contributed papers


An abstract of up to 1000 words, prepared for blind review, should be sent as an attached doc or pdf file to eenps.submission@gmail.com no later than the 1st of March, 2016. The e-mail message should contain in the subject line and the author’s names, affiliation and an e-mail address for contact in the main body. The attached abstract should contain the title of the relevant section, the title of the contributed paper and a short resume of the paper.


Submission of proposals for symposia


The proposals for symposia should be sent as an attached doc or pdf file to eenps.submission@gmail.com no later than the 1st of March, 2016. The e-mail message should contain in the subject line. The attached proposal for a symposium should contain the title of the relevant section, the title of the proposed symposium, the names and the contact details (affiliation, e-mail addresses) of the organizers and the participants, a general description of the topic and its significance for the philosophy of science (up to 1000 words), and short descriptions (up to 300 words) of each contributed talk. Short CVs (up to 1 page) of the organizers and the participants should be attached to the same e-mail.


Keynote speakers

  • Roman Frigg (LSE)
  • Stathis Psillos (University of Athens)
  • Stephan Hartmann (MCMP/LMU Munich)


Program Committee

  • Co-chairs: Daniel Kostic (University of Belgrade, Serbia) and Richard David-Rus (Romanian Academy, Romania)
  • Lukáš Bielik (Comenius University, Slovak Republic)
  • James Robert Brown (University of Toronto, Canada)
  • Carl Craver (Washington University in St. Louis, USA)
  • Andreea Esanu (Institute of Advanced Studies New Europe College, Romania)
  • Monika Foltyn-Zarychta (University of Economics in Katowice, Poland)
  • Philippe Huneman (IHPST (CNRS / Université Paris I Sorbonne))
  • Cirpian Jeler (University of Iasi, Romania)
  • Vassilios Karakostas (University of Athens, Greece)
  • Edouard Machery (University of Pittsburgh, USA)
  • Marcin Milkowski (Polish Academy of Science, Poland)
  • Samuel Schindler (Aarhus University, Denmark)
  • Gábor Hofer-Szabó (Hungarian Academy of Sciences, Hungary)
  • Borut Trpin (University of Ljubljana, Slovenia)
  • Elena Trufanova (Russian Academy of Sciences, Russia)


Local Organizing Committee

  • Lilia Gurova (Chair)
  • Veselina Kadreva
  • Anton Donchev
  • Rosen Lutskanov
  • Dimitar Ivanov


Important dates and deadlines


1 March, 2016: Deadline for the submission of abstracts and proposals of symposia

15 April, 2016: Notification of acceptance

15 June 2016: Deadline for the registration for the conference (There will be no registration fees but registration is required due to the limited number of places in the conference rooms.)

24-26 June, 2016: Conference


Information about the venue, accommodation, registration, and other practical matters will be available soon at: https://sites.google.com/site/eastnetworkphilsci/eenps-2016


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