Events

Our research group cordially invites you to its upcoming online conference on

Science, Faith and Society

Date of the event: 21st-23rd October, 2021.

You can join by clicking on the links below.

21st of October:

https://us06web.zoom.us/j/85861623996?pwd=MGorMjFodVBtTWJWQ2lKbkZyRTk0Zz09

Zoom Meeting ID for Thursday is 858 6162 3996 and Passcode is 187093.

22nd of October:

https://us06web.zoom.us/j/83407181305?pwd=SXkwdVVTL1ppUEs0c2lpRExaSVgrQT09

Zoom Meeting ID for Friday is 834 0718 1305 and Passcode is 904923.

23rd of October:

https://us06web.zoom.us/j/87844550469?pwd=Qjg1NUVtVlp6MjdjYnZsTkswaG45dz09

Zoom Meeting ID for Saturday is 878 4455 0469 and Passcode is 581240.

Programme:

Thursday, 21st of October:

14.00-14.45: Martin Beddeleem: Order without orders: Redefining authority in liberalism
14.45-15.00: Discussion

15.00-15.45: Peter Hartl: Central planning of science and Polanyi’s vision of free society
15.45-16.00: Discussion

16.00-16.30: Break

16.30-17.15: Jon Fennell: That Our World Might Endure: Polanyi’s "Primary Education"
17.15-17.30: Discussion

17.30-18.15: Phil Mullins: Science, Faith and Society and Polanyi’s Metaphysical Account
18.15-18.30: Discussion

18.30-19.00: Break

19.00-19.45: Walter Gulick: From Scientific Truth to Personal Meaning
19.45-20.00: Discussion

Friday, 22nd of October:

14.00-14.45: Agnes Festre & Stein Ostbye: Faith in Science: What can we learn from Michael Polanyi?
14.45-15.00: Discussion

15.00-15.45: Tihamer Margitay: Liberal Knowledge Arguments against Dictatorship
15.45-16.00: Discussion

16.00-16.30: Break

16.30-17.15: John Preston: World Views in Polanyi’s Science, Faith and Society
17.15-17.30: Discussion

17.30-18.15: Andrew Grosso: Polanyi Among The Pluralists
18.15-18.30: Discussion

18.30-19.00: Break

19.00-19.45: Stephen Turner: The Tragedy of the Liberal Theory of Science
19.45-20.00: Discussion

Saturday, 23rd of October:

14.00-14.45: Daniel Paksi: The Galilean Principle of Relativity: The Ultimate Fundament of Moral Inversion
14.45-15.00: Discussion

15.00-15.45: Oliver Keenan: Polanyi in the "Republic of Conscience": Academic Freedom and the Structure of Reality
15.45-16.00: Discussion

16.00-16.30: Break

16.30-17.15: Gábor Bíró: Enlightenment is Dead, Long Live the Enlightenment: Towards a Post-critical Age of Reason
17.15-17.30: Discussion

17.30-18.15: Cristopher Goodman: The English and the Continent
18.15-18.30: Discussion

18.30-19.00: Conference ending

Gergely Kertész is giving a talk on "Resolving the Tension Between Different Approaches to Causation Within a Dynamical Systems Framework" at the conference entitled Alternative Approaches to Causation: Difference-making and Mechanism to be held in Kent between the 28th and 30th of June 2021.

Gergely Kertész is giving a talk on "Teleology goal-directedness in a systems theoretical approach" in the seminar series, organised by teloi.org on the 13th of May 2021.

Gergely Kertész has given a talk on "Teleology, goal-directedness and self-organization: how to best revive teleology in the context of biology" in the seminar series, organised by teloi.org on the 28th of January 2021. The video of his talk is accessible here.

Gábor István Bíró has given a talk on "Money Circles, Sensible Citizens and the Walt Disney of Economics: Michael Polanyi and the First Economics Film, 1929 to 1945" at the annual conference of the Polanyi Society on the 9th of June, 2020. The video of his talk is accessible here.