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Nordic Network in Metaphysics,
Dynamis: The Finnish Network for Metaphysics

Nordic Network in Metaphysics Conference 2017 (NNMC2017) Metaphysics of Properties University of Tampere, Finland October 26-27, 2017

Programme of NNMC2017

Thursday, October 26

  • 9.15-10.30 Anna-Sofia Maurin (Gothenburg): The Problem of Character
  • 10.45-11.30 Anthony Fisher (Manchester): Qualitativeness in Trope Theory
  • 11.30-12.15 Riccardo Barratella (Padua): On the Identification of Events with Material Objects
  • 12.15-13.45 lunch
  • 13.45-14.30 Petter Sandstad (Rostock): Essence, Essentiality, and Potentiality
  • 14.45-15.30 Lauri Myllymaa (Jyväskylä): "All the Living Generalizes" - A Solution to the Formation of General Ideas in Henri Bergson's Matter and Memory and The Creative Mind
  • 15.30-16.00 coffee
  • 16.00-17.15 Daniel Giberman (University of Texas at Arlington): Property Exemplification, Property Conferral, and Ostrich Tropes
  • 19.00 Dinner (TBA)

Friday, October 27

  • 10.15-11.30 Robert Garcia (Texas A & M University): Ostrich Objects and Compresence Tropes: What's the Difference?
  • 11.45-12.30 Elliot Risch (BU): A Tenseless Affair - Truth-making and the Problem of Tense
  • 12.30-13.45 lunch
  • 13.45-14.30 Carlo Rossi (Cambridge): Immanent Properties and their Locations
  • 14.45-15.30 Andrew M. Winters (Slippery Rock): Emergence as Irreversible Phase States - A Process Account of Embryology
  • 15.30-16.00 coffee
  • 16.00-17.00 Markku Keinänen (Tampere): Analysis of Relational Inherence
  • 19.00 Dinner (TBA)

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For more information, please contact:
Lecturer Jani Hakkarainen
040 190 4125