Lake Geneva Graduate Conference 2017
Friday, October 13th, 2017 – Department of Philosophy, University of Fribourg

The Lake Geneva Graduate Conference is a new annual event organized by the graduate students at the Universities of Fribourg, Neuchâtel, Lausanne and Geneva, Switzerland. The second edition of the conference will be held in Fribourg on Friday, October 13th, 2017.

Keynote speakers:

Prof. Lucy O’Brien
University College London

Prof. Gianfranco Soldati
University of Fribourg

Topic: The Self

Detailed program:

Room number: MIS 4112 (Room Jäggi)
Building Miséricorde, Avenue de l’Europe 20, Fribourg

Friday, October 13 2017

9.00-10.15     Gianfranco Soldati (Fribourg, CH) “Conative Transparency”

10.15-10.45     Coffee & Croissants break

10.45-11.30    Maik Niemeck (Freiburg, DE)  “How to Account for the Subjective Character of Experience?”

11.30-12.15     Samuel D. Warren (Western Michigan University), “Byrne’s Bouletic Schema: When is it Defeated?”

12.30-13.30     Lunch

13.30-14.45     Lucy O’Brien (University College London)   “I, myself, move”

14.45-15.15     Break

15.15-16.00     Madeleine Hyde (Stockholm University)  “The Rationality and Phenomenology of Deliberation”

16.00-16.45     Bastian Steuwer (London School of Economics)  “Why It Does Not Matter What Matters”

16.45-17.00 Break

17.00-17.45 TBC

17.45 – 18.30 Discussion

Local Cheese & Tea time (+ Wine), with founding meeting of LG2A – the Lake Geneva Graduate Association.