Starting from autumn 2022, PoS seminars are organized in hybrid format. The seminar will take place in-person and over Zoom, an application supported by University of Helsinki. Conference calls can be joined from Chrome browser or from a desktop application.

JOINING THE SEMINARS: For location info or to get a link for joining the seminars in Zoom, please contact our research assistant jessica.north@helsinki.fi.

Coordinated by Michiru Nagatsu (michiru.nagatsu@helsinki.fi), Karoliina Pulkkinen (karoliina.pulkkinen@helsinki.fi) and Samuli Reijula (samuli.reijula@helsinki.fi).

Perspectives on Science seminar is held primarily on Mondays from 14 to 16.

Autumn 2022

  • 19.9. Adrian Blau (King’s College London):
    The Logic of Inference of Thought Experiments in Moral and Political Philosophy: Scientific Parallels
    More info

  • 3.10. Mary Morgan (LSE):
    Narrative: A General Purpose Technology for Science
    More info

  • 17.10. Emrah Aydinonat (University of Helsinki):
    TBA
  • 31.10. Corey Dethier (Leibniz Universität Hannover):
    Probabilistic modelling in climate science
  • 14.11. Pekka Syrjänen (University of Helsinki):
    Novel prediction and the selectionist challenge
  • 28.11. Säde Hormio & Samuli Reijula (University of Helsinki):
    TBA
  • 12.12. Carlo Martini (Vita-Salute San Raffaele University, Milan):
    TBA

For past seminars, please see here.