Marcel Weber gave a talk, "How Objective are Biological Functions", at the 4th European Advanced Seminar in the Philosophy of Life Sciences at the Konrad Lorenz Institute for Evolution and Cognition Research, Klosterneuburg, Austria. September 5-9, 2016.
C. Kenneth Waters gave a project-related talk, "No General Structure", at the Eight Quadrennial International Fellows Conference at Lund University in Sweden. July 10, 2016.
C Kenneth Waters gave a keynote lecture, "Two Senses of Integration", at the Perspectival Modelling: Pluralism and Integration conference as part of the European Research Councial Project on Perspectival Realism at the University of Edinburgh. July 2, 2016.
Watch the lecture here: https://vimeo.com/179734306.
Marc Ereshefsky gave a project-sponsored symposium talk, "Science and Metaphysics: Lessons from Microbiology" at the Canadian Philosophical Association in Calgary, AB, Canada. May 29, 2016.
Brian J Hanley presented a talk, "A New Approach to Causal Selection", at the Canadian Society for the History and Philosophy of Science (CSHPS) Annual Conference in Calgary, Canada. May 29, 2016.
Marc Ereshefsky and Ken Waters will be giving papers at a project-sponsored symposium at the Canadian Philosophical Association’s annual meeting that will be held at the University of Calgary. The symposium is titled, Science and Metaphysics: 50 Years of Philosophy of Science at the University of Calgary, and will also include Jack MacIntosh (University of Calgary), Travis Dumsday (Concordia University of Edmonton), and Kerry MacKenzie (University of California, San Diego) as speakers.
Oliver Lean joins project as postdoctoral researcher beginning in September 2016.
Janella Baxter joins project as postdoctoral researcher beginning in September 2016.
William Bausman joins project as postdoctoral researcher beginning in September 2016.
Ken Waters presented his project-related paper “No General Structure” at the University of Bristol (May 9, 2016) and the University of Cambridge (May11, 2016). A preprint of the paper is available at phil-sci archive [link].