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The Tilburg Center for Logic, Ethics, and Philosophy of Science studies knowledge, reasoning, and value in all their forms.

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Workshops

Recent Workshops

Workshop 'Group decision-making in scientific expert committees' - 12-13 April 2017

This workshop (Tilburg, 12-13 April 2017) will be organized by Thomas Boyer-Kassem and Dominik Klein. Read more ......

Workshop 'Perspectives on Scientific Error' - 26-27 June 2017

Location: Tilburg University, Dante Building

Organizers: Noah van Dongen,  Felipe Romero, Jan Sprenger 

Invited Speakers:

  • Daniel Lakens, Eindhoven University of Technology
  • Edouard Machery, University of Pittsburgh
  • Barbara Osimani, LMU Munich Eric-Jan Wagenmakers, University of Amsterdam

This workshop brings together an interdisciplinary group of researchers interested in issues of scientific error. Participants share their views on how scientific errors can be detected and corrected, how they influence scientific communities, and the perception of science as a whole.

The topics of the workshop include, but are not limited to:

  • replicability of research findings
  • statistical and social reforms to address error
  • evidence aggregation, meta-analysis, and evidence hierarchies
  • error propagation and error correction
  • values in science, and their impact on scientific error
  • trust in science, science denial, etc.

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Workshop 'History of Analytic Philosophy' - 24 October 2017

Location: Tilburg University - room PZ 002

Organized by: Sander Verhaegh

Speakers: 

  • Krist Vaesen (Eindhoven/Leiden)
  • Eugenio Petrovich (State University of Milan)
  • Fons Dewulf (Ghent University)
  • Sander Verhaegh (TiLPS, Tilburg University)
  • Katarina Mihaljevic (University of Groningen)
  • Wim Vanrie (Ghent University)

Read more ..... (information and registration)