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12 November 2016, Workshop 'Real possibilities and branching time', Utrecht, The Netherlands

Date: Saturday 12 November 2016
Location: Utrecht, The Netherlands

Venue: Department of Philosophy and Religious Studies, Janskerkhof 13, Stijlkamer (room 0.06), Utrecht.

This workshop will focus on various logical aspects of branching time structures as a means to represent real possibilities. The workshop takes place on the occasion of the defense of my dissertation ,,Transitions toward a Semantics for Real Possibility".

Attendance is free, but registration is required. In order to register, please send an email to before 5 November 2016.

Program:

10:00 - 11:00 -  Antje Rumberg: Welcome & Précis of ,,Transitions toward a Semantics for Real Possibility"

11:15 - 12:30 -  Albert Visser: We could have been out of time now

12:30 - 14:00 -  Lunch

14:00 - 15:15 -  Mark Reynolds: Prior's Ockhamist Logic of Historical Necessity: an Update on Axiomatisations

15:15 - 15:45 -  Coffee

15:45 - 17:00 -  Jan Broersen: A stit-logic approach to agency, power and opportunity in Newtonian time and space

17:15 - 18:30:-  Tomasz Placek: The history objection to Ockhamism: are transitions or continuations a remedy?

Organization and contact: Antje Rumberg ()

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