Universiteit van Amsterdam


Institute for Logic, Language and Computation

4 - 7 October 2017, 4th International Conference on the History and Philosophy of Computing, Brno, Czech Republic

Date: 4 - 7 October 2017
Location: Brno, Czech Republic
Deadline: Monday 15 May 2017

HaPoC conferences aim to bring together researchers exploring the various aspects of the computer from historical or philosophical standpoint. The series aims at an interdisciplinary focus on computing, rooted in historical and philosophical viewpoints. The conference brings together researchers interested in the historical developments of computing, as well as those reflecting on the sociological and philosophical issues springing from the rise and ubiquity of computing machines in the contemporary landscape.

For HaPoC 2017 we welcome contributions from logicians, philosophers and historians of computing as well as from philosophically aware computer scientists and mathematicians. We also invite contributions on the use of computers in art. As HaPoC conferences aim to provide a platform for interdisciplinary discussions among researchers, contributions stimulating such discussions are preferable.

For more information, see https://hapoc2017.sciencesconf.org/.