Universiteit van Amsterdam

Events

Institute for Logic, Language and Computation


News and Events: Upcoming Events

These pages provide information about recent developments at or relevant to the ILLC. Please let us know if you have material that you would like to be added to the news pages, by using the online submission form. For minor updates to existing entries you can also email the news administrators directly. English submissions strongly preferred.

Headlines Upcoming Events

Upcoming Events

  • 17 February - 16 March 2017, ILLC MasterClass Logic

    Date: 17 February - 16 March 2017
    Location: Science Park 107, Amsterdam

    The ILLC will organise a MasterClass Logic intended for up to 20 secondary school students. The MasterClass will consist of 4 days with lectures, a work session and final presentation of results. The dates of the four days are the following:

    ILLC MasterClass Day 1: Friday 17 February 2017
    ILLC MasterClass Day 2: Thursday 2 March 2017
    ILLC MasterClass Day 3: Thursday 9 March 2017
    ILLC MasterClass Day 4: Thursday 16 March 2017

    Note: the original dates for the MasterClass Logica were changed due to a clash with the Nationale Wiskunde Olympiade.

    For more information, see events.illc.uva.nl/MasterClass/Logica2017.
  • 3 March 2017, SMART Cognitive Science Lecture, Vincent F. Hendricks

    Speaker: Vincent F. Hendricks (University of Copenhagen)
    Title: Bubbles Go Bust
    Date & Time: Friday 3 March 2017, 16:00-17:30
    Location: Room F0.01, Oudemanhuispoort, Oudemanhuispoort 4-6, Amsterdam
    For more information, see smartcs.uva.nl.
  • 6 March 2017, Logic and Interactive Rationality (LIRa), Greg Restall

    Speaker: Greg Restall (Melbourne)
    Title: Proof Terms for Classical Derivations
    Date & Time: Monday 6 March 2017, 16:00-18:00
    Location: KdVI Seminar Room F3.20, ILLC, Science Park 107, Amsterdam
    For more information, see www.illc.uva.nl/lgc/seminar.
  • 7 March 2017, DIP Colloquium, Greg Restall

    Speaker: Greg Restall (University of Melbourne)
    Title: Proof identity, invariants and hyperintensionality
    Date & Time: Tuesday 7 March 2017, 14:15-15:45
    Location: Room F1.15, ILLC, Science Park 107, Amsterdam
    For more information, see www.illc.uva.nl/LoLa/DIP-Colloquium.
  • 7 March 2017, Computational Linguistics Seminar, Alex Fraser

    Speaker: Alex Fraser (LMU Munich)
    Date & Time: Tuesday 7 March 2017, 16:00
    Location: Room F1.15, Science Park 107, Amsterdam
    For more information, see www.illc.uva.nl/LaCo/CLS.
  • 7 March 2017, DIP Colloquium, Mark Jago

    Speaker: Mark Jago (University of Nottingham)
    Title: Meaning: between truth and proof
    Date & Time: Tuesday 7 March 2017, 16:00-17:30
    Location: Room F1.15, ILLC, Science Park 107, Amsterdam
    For more information, see www.illc.uva.nl/LoLa/DIP-Colloquium.
  • 14 March 2017, Computational Linguistics Seminar, Malvina Nissim

    Speaker: Malvina Nissim (Groningen)
    Date & Time: Tuesday 14 March 2017, 16:00
    Location: Room F1.15, Science Park 107, Amsterdam
    For more information, see www.illc.uva.nl/LaCo/CLS.
  • 15 March 2017, The Next Big Thing, Henkjan Honing

    Speaker: Henkjan Honing
    Date: Wednesday 15 March 2017
    Location: Roeterseilandcomplex, Amsterdam

    The NCR lecture series "The Next Big Thing" will discuss the big questions and challenges of a particular research area. Henkjan Honing will deliver the lecture of 15 March 2017.

    For more information, see nrcwebwinkel.nl/next-big-thing or contact Henkjan Honing at .
  • 17 March 2017, DIP Colloquium, Yimei Xiang

    Speaker: Yimei Xiang (Harvard)
    Date & Time: Friday 17 March 2017, 16:00-17:30
    Location: Room F1.15, ILLC, Science Park 107, Amsterdam
    For more information, see www.illc.uva.nl/LoLa/DIP-Colloquium.
  • 23 March 2017, Computational Linguistics Seminar, Raffaella Bernardi

    Speaker: Raffaella Bernardi (Trento)
    Date & Time: Thursday 23 March 2017, 16:00
    Location: Room F3.20, Science Park 107, Amsterdam
    For more information, see www.illc.uva.nl/LaCo/CLS.
  • (Updated) 24 March 2017, Logic and Interactive Rationality (LIRa), Pierre Cardascia

    Speaker: Pierre Cardascia
    Date & Time: Friday 24 March 2017, 15:30-17:00
    Location: Room F1.15, ILLC, Science Park 107, Amsterdam
    For more information, see www.illc.uva.nl/lgc/seminar.
  • 31 March 2017, DIP Colloquium, Martin Lipman

    Speaker: Martin Lipman (University of Amsterdam)
    Date & Time: Friday 31 March 2017, 16:00-17:30
    Location: Room F1.15, ILLC, Science Park 107, Amsterdam
    For more information, see www.illc.uva.nl/LoLa/DIP-Colloquium.
  • 6 April 2017, DIP Colloquium, Lisa Bylinina

    Speaker: Lisa Bylinina (Leiden University)
    Date & Time: Thursday 6 April 2017, 16:00-17:30
    Location: Room F1.15, ILLC, Science Park 107, Amsterdam
    For more information, see www.illc.uva.nl/LoLa/DIP-Colloquium.
  • 21 April 2017, DIP Colloquium, Vít Punčochář

    Speaker: Vít Punčochář (Czech Academy of Sciences)
    Date & Time: Friday 21 April 2017, 16:00-17:30
    Location: Room F1.15, ILLC, Science Park 107, Amsterdam
    For more information, see www.illc.uva.nl/LoLa/DIP-Colloquium.
  • 22-23 April 2017, ICT maintenance weekend

    Date: 22-23 April 2017

    Dear colleagues.

    The following weekend has now officially been appointed for major ICT maintenance:

    • 22 & 23 april 2017

    Further information will follow later on, but be aware all central systems and the network may be unavailable during this weekend.

    Best wishes,
    ILLC Office

    For more information, contact

  • 25 April 2017, Computational Linguistics Seminar, David Schlangen

    Speaker: David Schlangen (Bielefeld University)
    Date & Time: Tuesday 25 April 2017, 16:00
    Location: Room F1.15, Science Park 107, Amsterdam
    For more information, see www.illc.uva.nl/LaCo/CLS.
  • 28 April 2017, Logic and Interactive Rationality (LIRa), Daniel Hoek

    Speaker: Daniel Hoek (New York University)
    Title: Logical Omniscience and the Epistemology of Phone Numbers.
    Date & Time: Friday 28 April 2017, 15:30-17:00
    Location: Room F1.15, ILLC, Science Park 107, Amsterdam
    For more information, see www.illc.uva.nl/lgc/seminar.
  • 12 May 2017, SMART Cognitive Science Lecture, Marco Caracciolo

    Speaker: Marco Caracciolo (Ghent University)
    Title: Narrative Beyond Anthropocentrism: Embodying the Nonhuman
    Date & Time: Friday 12 May 2017, 16:00-17:30
    Location: Room F0.01, Oudemanhuispoort, Oudemanhuispoort 4-6, Amsterdam
    For more information, see smartcs.uva.nl.
  • 12 May 2017, DIP Colloquium, Hanoch Ben-Yami

    Speaker: Hanoch Ben-Yami (Central European University)
    Title: The Quantified Argument Calculus
    Date & Time: Friday 12 May 2017, 16:00-17:30
    Location: Room F1.15, ILLC, Science Park 107, Amsterdam
    For more information, see www.illc.uva.nl/LoLa/DIP-Colloquium.
  • 16 May 2017, Computational Linguistics Seminar, Antske Fokkens

    Speaker: Antske Fokkens (VU Amsterdam)
    Date & Time: Tuesday 16 May 2017, 16:00
    Location: Room F1.15, Science Park 107, Amsterdam
    For more information, see www.illc.uva.nl/LaCo/CLS.
  • 19 May 2017, Logic and Interactive Rationality (LIRa), Gábor Hofer-Szabó

    Speaker: Gábor Hofer-Szabó (Hungarian Academy of Sciences)
    Title: Three levels of Bell’s inequalities
    Date & Time: Friday 19 May 2017, 15:30-17:00
    Location: Room F1.15, ILLC, Science Park 107, Amsterdam
    For more information, see www.illc.uva.nl/lgc/seminar.
  • 9 June 2017, SMART Cognitive Science Lecture, Courtenay Norbury

    Speaker: Courtenay Norbury (UCL)
    Title: Non-verbal cognitive ability does not influence rate of language in the first years of formal schooling
    Date & Time: Friday 9 June 2017, 16:00-17:30
    Location: Room F0.01, Oudemanhuispoort, Oudemanhuispoort 4-6, Amsterdam
    For more information, see smartcs.uva.nl.
  • 30 June 2017, ILLC Midsummernight Colloquium 2017

    Date & Time: Friday 30 June 2017, 16:00-17:30
    Location: Room F1.15, ILLC, Science Park 107, Amsterdam

    The ILLC Colloquium is a half-yearly festive event (either the New Year's Colloquium, the Midsummernight Colloquium or the Midwinter Colloquium) that brings together the three research groups at the ILLC. Each colloquium consists of three main talks by representatives from the Logic and Language group, the Language and Computation group and the Logic and Computation group, which are occasionally followed by Wild Idea Talks. The colloquium is concluded by a get together of the entire ILLC community.

    For more information, see www.illc.uva.nl/ILLCColloquium or contact Peter van Ormondt at .
  • 3 - 7 July 2017, The 14th International Conference on Quantum Physics and Logic (QPL)

    Date: 3 - 7 July 2017
    Location: Radboud Universiteit, Nijmegen, Netherlands
    Deadline: Friday 21 April 2017

    The conference brings together researchers working on mathematical foundations of quantum physics, quantum computing, and related areas,with a focus on structural perspectives and the use of logical tools,ordered algebraic and category-theoretic structures, formal languages,semantical methods, and other computer science techniques applied tothe study of physical behaviour in general. Work that appliesstructures and methods inspired by quantum theory to other fields (including computer science) is also welcome.

    For more information, see qpl.cs.ru.nl.
  • 14 - 25 August 2017, Summer School in Dynamic Epistemic Logic, Sapporo, Japan

    Date: 14 - 25 August 2017
    Location: Sapporo, Japan

    The Department of Philosophy at Hokkaido University (Sapporo, Japan) will hold a two-week summer school in dynamic epistemic logic and its applications, jointly with three guest lecturers from ILLC (University of Amsterdam) as part of Hokkaido Summer Institute (HSI) 2017.

    The following two intensive courses are scheduled to be offered during the summer school:
    Course 1 (August 14 to August 18): Introduction to Logic,  main lecturer: Katsuhiko Sano (Department of Philosophy, Hokkaido University).
    Course 2 (August 21 to August 25): Dynamic Epistemic Logic, main lecturers: Alexandru Baltag and Sonja Smets (ILLC, University of Amsterdam).
    There will be a special live on-line lecture by Johan van Benthem (University of Amsterdam, Stanford University, and Tsinghua University) during Course 2.

    Application period for students from universities other than Hokkaido University is from February 1 to February 28 2017.

     

  • 18 - 22 September 2017, Twelfth International Tbilisi Symposium on Language, Logic and Computation, Kakheti, Georgia

    Date: 18 - 22 September 2017
    Location: Kakheti, Georgia
    Deadline: Wednesday 15 March 2017

    The Twelfth International Tbilisi Symposium on Language, Logic and Computation will be held on 18-22 September 2017 in Kakheti, Georgia.

    The Symposium series is organized by the University of Duesseldorf in conjunction with the Centre for Language, Logic and Speech at the Tbilisi State University, the Georgian Academy of Sciences and the Institute for Logic, Language and Computation (ILLC) of the University of Amsterdam. There have been eight 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) and Tbilisi (2015).

    For more information, see events.illc.uva.nl/Tbilisi/Tbilisi2017.
  • 6 - 8 December 2017, 2nd Amsterdam SMART Cognitive Science Conference: 'SMART Animals', Amsterdam, the Netherlands

    Date: 6 - 8 December 2017
    Location: Amsterdam, the Netherlands
    Deadline: Wednesday 1 March 2017

    We are happy to announce the second Amsterdam SMART Cognitive Science Conference on the theme of ‘SMART Animals’. The conference will take place at the UvA, from December 6th-8th. The conference will consist of three plenary evening lectures and debates, and three successive workshops devoted to the topics of animal cognition in the broad sense (i.e., including humans).

    For more information, see here or at smartcs.uva.nl/conference-2017 or contact SMART Cognitive Science at .

The websites of the UvA make use of cookies. More information Hide this message X
xx