International Expert Workshop: An Encounter Between Don Ihde and Bernard Stiegler Philosophy of Technology at the Crossroads Again

International Expert Workshop: An Encounter Between Don Ihde and Bernard Stiegler Philosophy of Technology at the Crossroads Again

International Workshop on philosophy of technology in honor of Don Ihde and Bernard Stiegler,  Yuk Hui will give a talk “Erörterung, Ereignis and Cosmotechnics”

Nijmegen 11-12 January 2018
Organized by Pieter Lemmens (Radboud University) and Yoni Van Den Eede (Free University of Brussels)

Made possible by the the Faculty of Science, the Institute for Science in Society, the Faculty of Philosophy, Theology and Religious Studies, the International Office of Radboud University and the Centre for Ethics and Humanism, Free University of Brussels (VUB)

Venue: Villa Oud Heyendael, René Descartesdreef 21, 6525 GL Nijmegen (Campus RU) Time: 11 and 12 January 2018, 10.00h – 17.30h

Program

Thursday 11-1-2018

9:30h – 10:00h: Welcome with coffee and tea

10:00h – 12:00h: Keynote session

10:00h – 10:45h Prof. Dr. Don Ihde: ‘From Heideggerian industrial gigantism to nanoscale technologies’

10:45h – 11:30h
 Prof. Dr. Bernard Stiegler: ‘L’Épreuve de vérité. Causes et quasi-causes dans l’Entropocène’

11:30h – 12:00h Plenary discussion

12:00h – 13:00h: Lunch

13:00h – 15:00h: Thursday Session I

13:00h – 13:30h Prof. Dr. Peter-Paul Verbeek’: ‘Technological mediation and critical theory: on the factual, the actual, and the possibilities of philosophical engagement’

13:30h – 14:00h
 Dr. Pieter Lemmens: ‘Technology with a capital ‘T’ and the transcendental against the backdrop of the Anthropocene. A confrontation between postphenomenology and pharmaco-organology’

14:00h – 15:00h Plenary discussion

15:00h – 15.30h: Break

15:30h – 17:30h: Thursday Session II

15:30h – 16:00h Prof. Dr. Hub Zwart: ‘Extimate technologies and the conflict of the faculties during the noocene’

16:00h – 16:30h 
Dr. Yuk Hui: ‘Erörterung, Ereignis and Cosmotechnics’

16:30h – 17:30h Plenary discussion and closure

Friday 12-1-2018

9:30h – 10:00h: Welcome with coffee and tea 10:00h – 12:00h: Friday session I

10:00h – 10:30h
Prof. Dr. Mark Coeckelbergh: ‘Earth, technology, language: A contribution to holistic and transcendental revisions after the artefactual turn’

10:30h – 11:00h
Dr. Yoni van den Eede: ‘Between a rock and a hard place: navigating the interval of “t”echnology and “T”echnology’

11:00h – 12:00h Plenary discussion

12:00h – 13:00h: Lunch

13:00h – 15:00h: Friday Session II

13:00h – 13:30h Dr. Galit Wellner: ‘Post-imagination in Ihde’s and Stiegler’s philosophies’

13:30h – 14:00h
Prof. Dr. Robert C. Scharff: ‘Listening to Ihde and Stiegler: with what ear?’

14:00h – 15:00h Plenary discussion

15:00h – 15.30h: Break

15:30h – 17:30h: Friday Session III

15:30h – 16:00h  Dr. Helena de Preester: ‘Is the Anthropocene post-post-historical?’

16:00h – 16:30h
 Dr. Dominic Smith: ‘Mapping Crossed Roads: Three Key Problems for Philosophy of Technology Today’

16:30h – 17:30h Plenary discussion and closure