The IRH at the University of Bucharest and
The MTA Lendület Morals and Science Research Group

cordially invite you to their workshop:

Axiomatic Mathematics and Phenomenology

Venue: Institute for Research in the Humanities, University of Bucharest
Date: September 3-4, 2018.

Organized by: Iulian Toader


Monday, September 3

09:00-10:00 - Bernd Buldt: Reduction, Axioms, Practice
10:00-11:00 - Andrea Reichenberger: Intuition and Axiomatics in the Neo-Friesian School
Chair: Iulian Toader

Coffee break

11:30-12:30 - Mircea Dumitru: Gödel's Realism: What Kind of Conceptual Realism?
12:30-13:30 - Constantin Brîncuş: Finitism and Phenomenology: Is Negation an Ideal Element, After All?
Chair: Grigore Vida

Lunch break

15:30-16:30 - Deodáth Zuh: Husserl's Logic of Signs as the Harbinger of Constitutive Phenomenology
16:30-17:30 - Carlo Ierna: Husserl on the 'Remarkable Doubling of All Pure Mathematical Concepts': A Computational Approach to Axiomatic Mathematics
17:45-18:45 - Georg Schiemer: Husserl and Carnap on Completeness
Chair: Constantin Brîncuş

19:30 - Dinner

Tuesday, September 4

09:00-10:00 - Ilie Pârvu: Theoretical Naturalism and Transcendental Phenomenology
10:00-11:00 - Mirja Hartimo: Husserl's Transcendentalisation of Mathematical Naturalism: Maddy and Husserl in Comparison
Chair: Grigore Vida

Coffee break

11:30-12:30 - Ansten Klev: Meaning Explanations
12:30-13:30 - Iulian Toader: Weyls Widerliches Geschwätz: Predicativism, Evidence, and the ω-Rule
Chair: Constantin Brîncuş

The MTA BTK Lendület Morals and Science Research Group
cordially invites you to its workshop

HUMEANISMS - The 2nd Bucharest-Budapest Workshop in Philosophy


Saturday, 28 July 

Chair: Tamas Demeter

9:00 - 10:00 Kevin Mulligan, Relations of Ideas after Hume

coffee break 

10:30 - 11:00 Ilie Parvu, Einstein and Hume: Theoretical Similarities

11:00 - 11:30 Jason Kay, Why the Humean Needs Natural Properties

coffee break 

11:45 - 12:15 David Kovacs, There Is no “Circularity Problem” for Humeanism about the Laws of Nature 

12:15 - 12:45 Elise Johnson, Does the Humean Account of Laws Entail Their Elimination? 


Chair: Laszlo Kocsis

15:00 - 16:00 Manuela Ungureanu, The Many Social Layers of Public Languages: Davidsonian Triangulation and the Epistemology of Testimony after Hume 

16:00 - 16:30 Daniel Jayes O'Brien, Is Hume a Humean with Respect to Testimony? 

coffee break 

16:45 - 17:15 Vassilis Livanios, Can Properties of a Humean Base Confer Dispositions? 

17:15 - 17:45 Tomasz Bigaj and Antonio Vassallo, Is Humeanism Violated in Quantum Mechanics? 

coffee break 

18:15 - 19:15 Michael Esfeld, Super-Humeanism in Contemporary Metaphysics and Philosophy of Physics 


Sunday, 29 July 

Chair: Iulian Toader

9:00 - 10:00 Marian David, Hume’s Psychologism, Inherited from Locke: May It Rest In Piece, or Does It Deserve a Renaissance?

coffee break 

10:30 - 11:00 Daniel Pallies, Humeans Really Are Out of Their Minds 

11:00 - 11:30 Constantin Brincus & Mircea Flonta, Rethinking the Humean Internal Sense-Reason Correlation

coffee break 

11:45 - 12:15 Krisztián Pete, A Humean Treatment of the Nonidentity Problem 

12:15 - 12:45 Olof Leffler, The Virtues of the Humean Theory of Motivation 


Chair: Laszlo Kocsis

15:00 - 16:00 Stefanie Rocknak, A Humeanistic Response to a Husserlian Critique of Hume

16:00 - 16:30 Josef Moural, Phenomenological Humeanism: Husserl, His Mentors and His Heir 

coffee break  

17:00 - 17:30 Aaron Segal, Humeanism: Metaphysical and Epistemological 

17:30 - 18:30 Miren Boehm, Quasi-realism or Realism? Hume on Causal, Moral and Aesthetic Properties

Date of the event: 28-29th July 2018
Venue of the event: 1097 Budapest, 4. Tóth Kálmán st.

Two members of our research group are going to give talks at this year's congress of the International Society for the History of Philosophy of Science (HOPOS) in Groningen which takes place between the 9th and 12th of July 2018. Ádám Tamás Tuboly's talk on "The 1940-45 Neurath-Carnap correspondence and its philosophical significance" is going to be part of the panel on "Rudolf Carnap's Professional Correspondences", while Iulian Toader is going to give a talk "On von Neumann’s Use of Hankel’s Principle of Permanence of Forms".