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    (New) 19 February 2018, Where is Italy going? Discussion event on Italian politics in modern Europe

    Date & Time: Monday 19 February 2018, 18:00-23:00
    Location: ILLC Common Room F1.21, Science Park 107, Amsterdam
    Target audience: Students and staff of the ILLC
    Costs: free

    Ex Falso cordially invites all the students and staff of the ILLC to the event Where is Italy going?, held on Monday the 19th of February, at 18:00 in the Common Room. On March the 4th, Italy will hold Political Elections. Due to the very delicate current situation of European political landscape, this election is a stepping stone for the future of both Italy and Europe. Several topics will be discussed, and there will be room for debates. Some of the issues include fiscal policy, immigrants, and economic inequality. Pizza and drinks will be provided. Hope to see you there!

    For more information, see here or contact Federico Schiaffino at .
  • 22 February 2018, Logic and Interactive Rationality (LIRa), Dominik Klein 

    Speaker: Dominik Klein (University of Bayreuth)
    Title: In the Long Run we’re all Dead: On Kripke Models, Iterated Updates and Dynamic Systems.
    Date & Time: Thursday 22 February 2018, 16:00-17:30
    Location: KdVI Seminar Room F3.20, Science Park 107, Amsterdam
  • 23 February - 2 March 2018, Two day entrepeneurship event for MSc and PhD students

    Date: 23 February - 2 March 2018
    Location: Start Up Village, Science Park 608, Amsterdam, the Netherlands

    Are you curious about entrepreneurship but do not have a concrete startup idea yet? Or do you believe your research can be transformed into a business case but you don’t know where to start? Entrepreneurship in Data Science is an intensive two-day program that will allow you to experience all the challenging aspects of starting a company. Learn how to launch your own venture by joining interactive lectures, taking part in workshops by top science and business experts and listening to real-life stories from startup founders.

  • 28 February 2018, Amsterdam Metaphysics Seminar, Richard Woodward

    Speaker: Richard Woodward (University of Hamburg)
    Title: The Cognitive Role of Fictionality
    Date & Time: Wednesday 28 February 2018, 14:00-16:00
    Location: Faculteitskamer (1.17), Oude Turfmarkt 145-147, Amsterdam
  • 28 February 2018, Data Science Career Fair in Amsterdam

    Date & Time: Wednesday 28 February 2018, 15:00-19:30
    Location: ACE Start-up Village Science Park 608, Amsterdam
    Target audience: All students (Bachelor, Master, PhD) keen to follow a Data Science career (e.g. Business Analytics, Econometrics, Informatics, Information Studies, Software Engineering)

    A chance for Data Science organisations to connect with Students from Data Science-related domains.

    Free to attend, but please subscribe before 01 February.

  • 1 March 2018, Logic and Interactive Rationality (LIRa), Jana Wagemaker

    Speaker: Jana Wagemaker
    Title: Gossip in NetKAT.
    Date & Time: Thursday 1 March 2018, 16:00-17:30
    Location: ILLC Seminar Room F1.15, Science Park 107, Amsterdam
  • 8 March 2018, Logic and Interactive Rationality (LIRa), Jan Broersen

    Speaker: Jan Broersen (Utrecht University)
    Date & Time: Thursday 8 March 2018, 16:00-17:30
    Location: ILLC Seminar Room F1.15, Science Park 107, Amsterdam
  • 22 March 2018, Logic and Interactive Rationality (LIRa), Zainab Bakhtiari

    Speaker: Zainab Bakhtiari
    Date & Time: Thursday 22 March 2018, 16:00-17:30
    Location: ILLC Seminar Room F1.15, Science Park 107, Amsterdam
  • 28 March 2018, Amsterdam Metaphysics Seminar, Johannes Korbmacher

    Speaker: Johannes Korbmacher (Utrecht University)
    Title: Tableaux for the Logic of Exact Entailment
    Date & Time: Wednesday 28 March 2018, 14:00-16:00
    Location: Faculteitskamer (1.17), Oude Turfmarkt 145-147, Amsterdam
  • 6 - 24 April 2018, ILLC MasterClass Cognition 2018

    Date: 6 - 24 April 2018
    Location: University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands

    The ILLC will organise a MasterClass Cognition intended for up to 40 secondary school students. The MasterClass will consist of 4 days with lectures and excursions. The dates of the four days are the following:
    ILLC MasterClass Day 1: Friday 6 April 2018
    ILLC MasterClass Day 2: Thursday 12 April 2018
    ILLC MasterClass Day 3: Wednesday 18 April 2018
    ILLC MasterClass Day 4: Tuesday 24 April 2018

    For more information, see http://events.illc.uva.nl/MasterClass/Cognitie2018/ or contact Peter van Ormondt at .
  • 6 April 2018, DIP Colloquium, Paul Portner

    Speaker: Paul Portner (Georgetown University)
    Date & Time: Friday 6 April 2018, 16:00-17:30
    Location: ILLC Seminar Room F1.15, Science Park 107, Amsterdam
  • 11 April 2018, Amsterdam Metaphysics Seminar, Nathan Wildman

    Speaker: Nathan Wildman (Tilburg University)
    Date & Time: Wednesday 11 April 2018, 14:00-16:00
    Location: Faculteitskamer (1.17), Oude Turfmarkt 145-147, Amsterdam
  • 12 April 2018, DIP Colloquium, Peter Pagin

    Speaker: Peter Pagin (Stockholm University)
    Date & Time: Thursday 12 April 2018, 16:00-17:30
    Location: ILLC seminar room F1.15, Science Park 107, Amsterdam
  • 25 April 2018, Amsterdam Metaphysics Seminar, Peter Hawke

    Speaker: Peter Hawke
    Date & Time: Wednesday 25 April 2018, 14:00-16:00
    Location: Faculteitskamer (1.17), Oude Turfmarkt 145-147, Amsterdam

    Peter Hawke discusses: 'ModalObjectivity' by Justin Clarke-Doane.

  • 23 May 2018, Amsterdam Metaphysics Seminar, Giovanni Merlo

    Speaker: Giovanni Merlo (University of Stirling)
    Title: The Metaphysical Problem of Other Minds
    Date & Time: Wednesday 23 May 2018, 14:00-16:00
    Location: Faculteitskamer (1.17), Oude Turfmarkt 145-147, Amsterdam
  • 22 - 26 August 2018, Second SYSMICS Summer School, Les Diablerets, Switzerland

    Date: 22 - 26 August 2018
    Location: Les Diablerets, Switzerland
    Target audience: PhD and master's students
    Costs: CHF 556--652
    Deadline: Monday 30 April 2018

    The second summer school for the EU RISE project SYSMICS (Syntax meets Semantics -- Methods, Interactions, and Connections in Substructural Logics) will take place 22-26 August 2018 at Hotel Les Sources in Les Diablerets, Switzerland. This school will precede two logic conferences taking place in Bern the following week: Logic, Algebra and Truth Degrees (LATD) 2018 and Advances in Modal Logic (AiML) 2018.

    Tutorials will be given each morning by Peter Jipsen (Chapman University), David J. Pym (University College London), and Alexandra Silva (University College London), and in the early evening there will be lectures by Johan van Benthem (University of Amsterdam), Laura Kovács (Vienna University of technology), and Fred Wehrung (University of Caen). Afternoons will be free for students and lecturers to interact scientifically and socially, and enjoy the beautiful alpine surroundings of Les Diablerets. Participants are expected to arrive on August 22nd for dinner (no talks) and departure is after lunch on August 26th.

    For more information, see https://mathsites.unibe.ch/sysmics/ or contact Frederik Lauridsen at .
  • 16 - 19 September 2019, Thirteenth International Tbilisi Symposium on Language, Logic and Computation, Georgia

    Date: 16 - 19 September 2019
    Location: Georgia

    The Symposium series is organized by the Tbilisi State University and the Institute for Logic, Language and Computation (ILLC) of the University of Amsterdam in conjunction with the Institute of Linguistics and Information Science of the Heinrich-Heine-University Düsseldorf. There have been ten instalments of this series of biannual Symposia. The preceding meetings took place in the Georgian mountain resort Gudauri (1995), at the capital of Georgia Tbilisi (1997), in the Black see coastal resort Chakvi (1999), in the spa resort Likani situated in the Borjomi Canyon (2001), Tbilisi (2003), Batumi (2005), Tbilisi (2007), Bakuriani (2009), Kutaisi (2011), Gudauri (2013), Tbilisi (2015) and Lagodekhi (2017).

    For more information, see http://events.illc.uva.nl/Tbilisi/ or contact Peter van Ormondt at .

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