The International Association for the Philosophy of Time (IAPT) is pleased to announce its 5th annual conference, to be held in Seoul, South Korea, from 18–20 June 2018 (arrival Sunday June 17th, departure Thursday June 21st).
Steven Savitt (British Columbia) “In Search of Passing Time”
Oliver Pooley (Oxford) "The Nature and Origin of Our False Belief That Time Passes"
Craig Callender (San Diego) "Was Past-Me Rational When He Committed Future-Me to Speak on Future Discounting?"
Giuliano Torrengo (Milan) “Action in the Tenseless Sunshine”, with a comment by David Braddon-Mitchell (Sydney)
Kristie Miller (Sydney) "Temporal Phenomenology: Phenomenological illusion vs Cognitive Error"
Ulrich Meyer (Colgate) “What has Eternity Ever Done for You?”
Akiko Frischhut (Akita) "Nothing That's Quite Like It: a Deflationist Defense of Experiencing Temporal Passage"
Kengo Miyazono (Hiroshima) "Well-being and Time"
Jonathan Tallant (Nottingham) “Now Now: There’s No Need for That”
Sven Rosenkranz (Barcelona) TBC
Registration is now open; please register here by March 1st, 2018. The registration fee, covering all conference meals (lunches, coffee breaks, dinners) is 120,000 KRW (110 USD). Conference funding permitting, graduate students and non-tenure-track, contingent, or retired faculty will be eligible to have their registration fee waived. More information on the conference venue, recommended accommodation and planned sightseeing breaks, will appear here in due course.
If you’d like to give a talk, please send an abstract of 150-200 words (paper reading time no more than 20 minutes) to Natalja Deng (email@example.com) by Jan 26th, 2018. Submissions on any topic in the philosophy of time are welcome. Only one abstract per person is permitted. Please include name, institutional affiliation, and preferred email address on the abstract, and indicate if you are eligible for a fee waiver, as described above.
A handful of travel bursaries of up to $800 have become available and will be awarded to some of the graduate students or non-tenure track faculty whose abstracts are accepted. Please state on your abstract if you wish to be considered for this, and whether you have any institutional funding available.
Feel free to contact firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions.
The meeting is being sponsored by Yonsei University, and the organisers are grateful for this support.
Organising Committee: N. Deng (Yonsei), A. Bardon (Wake Forest), C. Callender (San Diego), G. Torrengo (Milan), K. Miller (Sydney), U. Meyer (Colgate), G. A. Forbes (Kent)