Interdisciplinary Reading Club: Philosophy of Mind: Humans, Animals and Machines

Venue: Ruhr-Universität Bochum, GA 04/187 (Mercator Room)

Format: hybrid or online (see table)

Time: 14:00 – 15:30 CET

Organization: Prof. Albert Newen & Dr. Julia Wolf
(Preparation greatly supported by Dr. Sabrina Coninx)

DateSpeakerTitleZoomRoom

15.11.2022

Akzente Lopez (LMU Munich)What is Attentional Enhancement?Zoom-LinkGA 04/187

22.11.2022

Henry Shevlin (Cambridge University)When the Machine Wakes — Problems and Prospects for Assessing AI ConsciousnessZoom-LinkGA 04/187

06.12.2022

Heather Browning (University of Southhampton)Constructing Animal Affect ProfilesZoom-LinkOnline only

20.12.2022

Sascha Fink (University of Magdeburg)How to Test for Neural Correlates of ConsciousnessZoom-LinkGA 04/187

10.01.2023

Frederique de Vignemont (Institut Jean Nicod, Paris)Augmentative TechnologyZoom-LinkOnline only

24.01.2023

Patrick Nalepka (Macquarie University – School of Psychological Sciences)Task Dynamics and Social Physical Collaborative Problem-SolvingZoom-LinkOnline only