FUTURE MINDS Conference

University of Warwick, 16 & 17 March 2017

Photo credit: Davide Ragusa

Photo credit: Davide Ragusa

To register for the conference, please email ecmnfutureminds@gmail.com


Thursday 16th March 2017 | Warwick Business School, Room 1.003

10:00 - 11:30 Affective States (Chair: Lucy Campbell)

Jonathan Mitchell (Warwick), On the Non-Conceptual Content of Affective-Evaluative Experience

11:30 - 11:45 Break

11:45 - 13:15 Perception I (Chair: Tom McClelland)

Laura Gow (Cambridge), Do we perceive absences?

13:15 - 14:30 Lunch

14:30 - 16:00 Intentionality (Chair: Jonathan Mitchell)

Patrick Butlin (Antwerp), Representation and Basic Action

16:00 - 16:15 Break

16:15 - 18:00 Keynote Address

Christopher Peacocke (Columbia), Metaphysics-First and Temporal Perception


Friday 17th March 2017 | IAS, Milburn House, Seminar Room

10:00 - 11:30 Action (Chair: Bryony Pierce)

Tom McClelland (Warwick), Are there affordances for mental action?

11:30 - 11:45 Break

11:45 - 13:15 Perception II (Chair: Tom McClelland)

Thomas Raleigh (Vienna & KCL), Spatial Perception & ‘The Manifest Image'

13:15 - 14:30 Lunch

14:30 - 16:00 The Ontology of Mind (Chair: Raamy Majeed)

John Donaldson (Glasgow), Why reductionism faces an overdetermination problem

16:00 - 16:15 Break

16:15 - 18:00 Keynote Address

Naomi Eilan (Warwick), Molyneux's Question Revisited


Registration for the conference will open in February 2017. If you have any questions, please email Alisa Mandrigin.