Logic in the Wild

Date: 9-10 November 2017

Organization: Centre for Logic and Philosophy of Science (Ghent University) and the Department of Logic and Cognitive Science (Adam Mickiewicz University Poznan).


Topic: Nowadays we are witnessing a ‘practical’, or cognitive turn in logic. The approach draws on enormous achievements of a legion of formal and mathematical logicians, but focuses on `the Wild: actual human processes of reasoning and argumentation. This is the area of research to which this workshop is devoted.

Keynote speakers: Christian Strasser (Ruhr University Bochum) — others TBA.

Deadline for submission of abstracts: 10 September 2017. Call for papers here.


Venue: Royal Academy of Dutch Language and Literature (KANTL), Koningstraat 18, Ghent, Belgium.

Registration: The registration fee will be 50€. Coffee, lunches and the workshop dinner are included in this fee.