11th FPMW (2019)

11th French Philosophy of Mathematics Workshop

Scientific committee: Andrew Arana, Julien Bernard, Paola Cantù, Valeria Giardino, Emmylou Haffner, Brice Halimi (dir.), Jean-Baptiste Joinet, Jean-Pierre Marquis, Baptiste Mélès, Marco Panza, Jean-Jacques Szczeciniarz.

Organizing committee:  Andrew Arana, Emmylou Haffner, Brice Halimi, David Rabouin.

The workshop was dedicated to the memory of Mic Detlefsen. In memoriam: Mic Detlefsen

All sessions of the workshop were held in Room 6 of the Centre Panthéon (12, place du Panthéon, 75005 Paris).Map to Room 6

No conference fees, all breaks provided: coffee breaks between 11:00 and 11:30 and between 16:00 and 16:30, lunch breaks between 13:00 and 14:30.

Thursday, November 14

9:30 – 11:00 : Patricia Blanchette (University of Notre Dame): “Mathematical Realisms” – abstract

11:30 – 13:00 : Michael Roubach (Hebrew University of Jerusalem): « Numbers as Ideal Species: Husserlian and Contemporary Perspectives » – abstract

14:30 – 16:00 : Paul McEldowney (University of Notre Dame): « Toward Model-theoretic Logicism » – abstract

16:30 – 18:00 : Julien Murzi & Brett Topey (University of Salzburg): « Categoricity by convention » – abstract

20:00: Dinner of all speakers and organisers at the Auberge Etchegorry.

Friday, November 15

9:30 – 11:00 : Frédéric Patras (CNRS, Laboratoire J. A. Dieudonné) : « Quel structuralisme aujourd’hui ? » – résumé

11:30 – 13:00 : Pierrot Seban (Université Toulouse – Jean Jaurès) : « Le synthétique a priori, le schématisme, et les pratiques diagrammatiques » – résumé – abstract                              Extended English summary 

14:30 – 16:00 : Sasa Popovic (University of Belgrade): « « Un nouvel hommage réparateur » : historico-philosophical considerations concerning Veronese’s rectimétrie and the foundations of non-Archimedean geometry” – abstract

16:30 – 18:00 : Matteo Zicchetti (University of Bristol): “The epistemological status of reflection principles » – abstract

18:15 – 19:45 : Meeting of the GDR « Philosophie des mathématiques »

Saturday, November 16

10:30 – 12:30 : Tim Button (Cambridge University): “Loving the universe” – abstract