As member of the FISP, IASC is able to anticipate some information about the next 24th World Congress of Philosophy.
24TH WORLD CONGRESS OF PHILOSOPHY « LEARNING TO BE HUMAN »
DATES OF THE CONGRESS
Beijing (China), August 13-20, 2018.
Learning to Be Human
Apprendre à être humain
Aprender a ser humano
Lernen Mensch zu sein
Ren, Ubuntu, Love, and the Heart
Mind, Brain, Body, Consciousness, Emotions
Philosophy at the Margins: Domination, Freedom, and Solidarity
Rights, Responsibility, and Justice
Human, Non-human, Post-human
Science, Technology, and the Environment
Creativity, Symbol, and Aesthetic Sense
Reason, Wisdom, and the Good Life
Expressibility, Dialogue, Translatability
Symposium organized under the responsibility of the Chinese organizing committee
In this section, we are glad to introduce to our community, Oswaldo Melo Souza Filho, a new IASC member.
He holds a bachelor’s degree in Physics at the Institute of Physics of São Carlos at the University of São Paulo (USP), Brazil (1978). Received the title of Master in Science Education (modality: Physics) by the Institute of Physics and the Faculty of Education of the USP (1987). He obtained a Doctorate (PhD) in Philosophy at the Faculty of Philosophy, Literature and Human Sciences at the USP (1996). He has participated from 1998 to 2001 at the research group in Logic and theory of Science in the USP, led by Dr. Newton C. A. da Costa. He also possesses an MBA in Advanced Management Professional with emphasis on governance by Armando Alvares Penteado Foundation (FAAP), São Paulo (August 2004 to December 2005). He has worked in the following areas: physics and philosophy of science in the 19th century; history of thermodynamics; epistemology, ontology and methodology of the theories of physics; axiomatization and foundations of physical theories; general issues of epistemology, ontology and ethics; issues related to the skepticism and the classical foundationalism; informal logic, argumentation theory and theory of controversies; issues of modernity and postmodernity and organizational studies. He is a professor at the Brazilian Air Force Academy since 1985.
WAYS TO RELIGION Wrocław, 6-7 June, 2015
Ways to Religion is an international conference that aims to create opportunities to share experiences of an international interdisciplinary forum of researchers. Its main aim is to bring together researchers representing a broad variety of areas dealing with various aspects of language contacts, cultural, and historical space and the development of communication in a variety of verbal and non-verbal religious discourses.
Confirmed plenary speakers:
prof. Marcel Dascal (Tel Aviv, Israel)
prof. Madeea Axinciuc (Bucharest, Romania)
prof. Camelia Cmeciu (Bucharest, Romania)
prof. Tomasz P. Krzeszowski (University of Social Sciences, Warsaw, Poland)
rev. dr Józef Kupny (Wrocław, Poland)
rev. prof. Grzegorz Ryś (Kraków, Poland)
prof. Tadeusz Sławek (University of Silesia in Katowice, Poland)
prof. Adam A. Szafrański (John Paul II Catholic University of Lublin, Poland)
prof. Iwona Węgrzyn (Jagiellonian University in Kraków, Poland)
prof. Przemysław Żywiczyński (Nicolaus Copernicus University, Toruń, Poland)