Mental Action & the Ontology of Mind

Mental Action & the Ontology of Mind
16 Nov 2017, 10:00 to 17 Nov 2017, 18:00
Conference / Symposium
Bloomsbury Room, G35, Ground Floor, Senate House, Malet Street, London WC1E 7HU

Participants will explore new ways of understanding mental action and the relations between mental action and the metaphysics of mind, with a particular focus on the question of whether mental action should be included among the fundamental ontological categories required for making sense of consciousness and intentionality.

November 16

November 17

10:00 AM

S: Joëlle Proust

S: Yair Levy

C: Constantine Sandis

C: Maria Alvarez

11:00 AM

S: Josh Shepherd

S: David Hunter

C: Andrei Buckareff

C: Santiago Amaya


12:00 PM

Lunch break

Lunch break

1:30 PM

S: Markos Valaris

S: Matthew Boyle

C: Alec Hinshelwood

C: Michael Brent 

2:30 PM

S: Sebastian Watzl

S: Wayne Wu

C: Johannes Roessler

C: Matt Soteriou


3:30 PM

Coffee break

Coffee break

4:00 PM

S: Al Mele

S: Pamela Hieronymi

C: Sarah Paul

C: Lilian O’Brien


5:00 PM

Happy Hour

Happy Hour

6:00 PM






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