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CEPE-IACAP 2015 Joint Conference

June 22-25 2015 at the University of Delaware

FYI, a subreddit created to host a discussion group for reading Floridi's The Philosophy of Information: http://redd.it/2r7nvx.

Introduction to the philosophy of information of Luciano Floridi (in Dutch) and interview with Luciano Floridi (in English) published in the latest issue of the Archievenblad (publication of the Dutch society of archivists).

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THE INFORMATION SOCIETY AT THE CROSSROADS
Response and Responsibility of the Sciences of Information

Vienna University of Technology, June 3-7, 2015

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International Society for Information Studies (ISIS) holds every 2 years a conference. The ISIS Summit Vienna 2015 is the first conference of that kind. It is organised under the guidance of the current president of ISIS, Wolfgang Hofkirchner, at the university he is affiliated to. It will be continued in 2017 by then ISIS president Gordana Dodig-Crnkovic in Gothenburg, Sweden.

Event date: 
Wednesday, June 3, 2015 (All day) to Sunday, June 7, 2015 (All day)

1. Nature of the Award

The award shall consist of $1,000, given annually to a graduate student who is working on a dissertation on the philosophy of information (broadly construed). As we see it, the range of philosophical questions relating to information is broad, and approachable through a variety of philosophical traditions (philosophy of mind, logic, philosophy of information so-called, philosophy of science, etc.).

30-31 March 2015 University College London

Run by the Society for the Philosophy of Information.
Organised by Phyllis Illari (Science and Technology Studies, UCL) Giuseppe Primiero (Computer Science, Middlesex University).

CEPE-IACAP 2015 Joint Conference
June 22-25 2015 at the University of Delaware

Tutorial at the 5th World Congress and School on Universal Logic.

Lecturer: Patrick Allo

Description:

The tutorial consists of three parts.

Event date: 
Saturday, June 20, 2015 (All day) to Wednesday, June 24, 2015 (All day)
This coming year, the Computer Ethics: Philosophical Enquiry (CEPE), sponsored by the International Society for Ethics and Information Technology (INSEIT: http://goo.gl/8WI1I3) and the International Association for Computing and Philosophy (IACAP:  http://www.iacap.org) will run their first joint international conference.
Event date: 
Monday, June 22, 2015 (All day) to Thursday, June 25, 2015 (All day)

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