Past events

30
Jun
2022

Finding wisdom in distress: meditation and horror as tools for changing the mind - Bryce Huebner (Georgetown University)

Speaker: Bryce Huebner I have recently defended the view that minds are composed of complex collections of analog and digital effects, which manipulate and...
23
Jun
2022

Values as Vectors - Daniel Muñoz (University of North Carolina)

Speaker: Daniel Muñoz Abstract: I defend a new kind of value theory that represents values not as single numbers or intervals, but as many-dimensional vectors...
16
Jun
2022

Barriers to Change, Possibilities for Resistance: A Pre-Implementation Challenge to Conceptual Engineering - Paul-Mikhail Podosky (Macquarie University)

Speaker: Paul-Mikhail Podosky Abstract: Conceptual engineering has strong political roots. But if conceptual engineering, understood as the development of non...
15
Jun
2022

Emotion, Anticipation, and Predictive Processes

Speakers: Bronwyn Finnigan (ANU) Bryce Huebner (Georgetown) Colin Klein (ANU)
10
Jun
2022

Julia Markovits (Cornell)

Julia Markovits (Cornell) 12–1PM 10 June 2022 Location: RSSS room 6.71 ...
09
Jun
2022

Can We Step into the Same Algorithm Twice? Examining the Metaphysical Problem of Identity in the Context of Healthcare Artificial Intelligence Regulation - Yves Saint James Aquino (University of Wollongong)

Speaker: Yves Saint James Aquino Artificial intelligence (AI), specifically machine learning (ML), systems hold great potential in improving clinical...
02
Jun
2022

The making of emotional habits: A top-down approach - Elena Walsh (University of Wollongong)

Speaker: Elena Walsh Abstract: Adaptations that trade false positives for speed are ubiquitous in evolutionary design. Many, like blinking, are inflexible....

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