Other: Node Workshops, Panels, Salons, etc.

Technoscience and Regulation Research Unit (TRRU)

Network Node: 

hosts a bimonthly “Science Studies of Vaccines Reading Group.” Contact TRRU for details and readings at trru@dal.ca.

Technoscience Salon

Network Node: 

This is an open forum for interdisciplinary and playful intellectual exchange on questions of science, technology and biomedicine. The Salon is organized around a monthly theme and meets on the 10th floor of the Jackman Humanities Institute in Toronto. See their line-up at http://technosalon.wordpress.com/.

Documentaire La nouvelle production de la connaissance - 20 ans après

Date: 
Thu., Dec. 11, 2014, 12:30pm - , 2:00pm
Camille Limoges, membre émérite du CIRST

Documentaire La nouvelle production de la connaissance - 20 ans après
avec Camille Limoges, membre émérite du CIRST
En collaboration avec l'ACFAS

jeudi
11 décembre 2014
salle À CONFIRMER

Queering Evidence

Network Node: 
Date: 
Fri., Nov. 28, 2014, 4:00pm
Pt 3 of the Activating Evidence Technoscience Salon

Friday November 28 :: Queering Evidence

ARTSCAPE YOUNGPLACE, 180 Shaw Street, 4-6 p.m.

Pt 3 of the Activating Evidence Technoscience Salon

From groups to individual (MIT Press, 2013)

Date: 
Thu., Nov. 27, 2014, 12:30pm
Frédéric Bouchard, Philosophie, UdeM et Philippe Huneman, Histoire et philosophie des sciences, CNRS

Frédéric Bouchard, Philosophie, UdeM et Philippe Huneman, Histoire et philosophie des sciences, CNRS
Discussion autour de leur livre From groups to individual (MIT Press, 2013)
Commentateurs: à venir

jeudi
27 novembre 2014
UNIVERSITÉ DE MONTRÉAL

Citizen Science

Network Node: 
Date: 
Fri., Nov. 14, 2014, 4:00pm
Pt 2 of the Activating Evidence Technoscience Salon

Friday November 14 :: Citizen Science
Pt 2 of the Activating Evidence Technoscience Salon
ARTSCAPE YOUNGPLACE, 180 Shaw Street, 4-6 p.m.

L'Agence Nationale de la Recherche (ANR) a-t-elle une politique scientifique?

Date: 
Fri., Oct. 24, 2014, 12:30pm
Emilien Schultz, Laboratoire GEMASS, Université Paris Sorbonne

Emilien Schultz, Laboratoire GEMASS, Université Paris Sorbonne
L'Agence Nationale de la Recherche (ANR) a-t-elle une politique scientifique?
Commentateurs: Yves Gingras (Histoire, UQAM) et une autre personne à confirmer

vendredi
24 octobre 2014
salle N-8550

The Maritimes Birth of Creation Science

Network Node: 
Date: 
Tue., Oct. 21, 2014, 7:30pm
A talk by Ronald Numbers, Hilldale Professor of the History of Science and Medicine Emeritus at the University of Wisconsin, Madison.

"The Maritimes Birth of Creation Science"
Tuesday, Oct 21st at 7:30pm
Alumni Hall, University of King’s College

Finding Equilibrium (Princeton University Press, 2014)

Date: 
Fri., Oct. 17, 2014, 12:30pm
Till Düppe, Sciences économiques, UQAM et E. Roy Weintraub, Economics, Duke University

Till Düppe, Sciences économiques, UQAM et E. Roy Weintraub, Economics, Duke University
Discussion autour de leur livre Finding Equilibrium (Princeton University Press, 2014) 
Commentateurs: Robert Leonard (Sciences économiques, UQAM) et Yves Gingras (Histoire, UQAM)
vendredi

17 octobre 2014
salle N-8550

Erasures and Fabulations

Network Node: 
Date: 
Fri., Oct. 10, 2014, 4:00pm
Pt 1 of the Activating Evidence Technoscience Salon

Erasures and Fabulations
Pt 1 of Activating Evidence Technoscience Salon
ARTSCAPE YOUNGPLACE, 180 Shaw Street, 4-6 p.m.

Watch Live Th. Oct. 2: Rewriting the History of Science and Philosophy in Late Colonial India

Network Node: 
Date: 
Thu., Oct. 2, 2014, 7:00pm

WATCH LIVE ONLINE!
Rewriting the History of Science and Philosophy in Late Colonial India

Dhruv Raina, Professor at the Zakir Husain Centre for Educational Studies, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi, India
Thursday, Oct. 2, 7pm Atlantic (6pm ET)
KTS Lecture Hall, 2nd Floor, New Academic Building,
University of King’s College, Halifax, NS
Free public event

Centuries of dialogue: Asia and the West lecture series

Network Node: 
Date: 
Thu., Oct. 2, 2014, 7:00pm - Thu., Nov. 20, 2014, 7:00pm
Sept. 11-Nov 20: Public international public lecture series cross-listed with the Contemporary Studies, Early Modern Studies and History of Science and Technology programmes

Centuries of dialogue: Asia and the West lecture series
University of King's College
Fall 2014

See public lecture listings here!

Course Description

Calgary Summit of Philosophers of Science

Network Node: 
Date: 
Fri., Sep. 26, 2014, 8:30am - Sat., Sep. 27, 2014, 5:00pm
Philosophers of biology throughout Canada will meet at the University of Calgary to discuss future directions for the field.

Calgary Summit of Philosophers of Science
Future Approaches for Philosophy of Biology
September 26-27, 2014

For full information, click here.

The Alberta Node is pleased to support student employment for the event.

Bouchard new $1.5 million Chair in philosophy at Universite de Montreal

Date: 
Sat., Sep. 6, 2014, 2:15pm
An anonymous donor has provided the University of Montreal with 1.5 million dollars to fund the Aesop Chair in Philosophy. It’s first holder is philosopher of science Frédéric Bouchard.

An anonymous donor has provided the University of Montreal with 1.5 million dollars (Canadian) to fund the Aesop Chair in Philosophy. It’s first holder is philosopher of science Frédéric Bouchard.

Read the Daily Nous article here.

Discussion autour de son livre Controverses

Date: 
Fri., Sep. 5, 2014, 12:30pm
Gingras speaks on his book Controverses

Yves Gingras, Histoire, UQAM
Discussion autour de son livre Controverses (CNRS, 2014)
Commentateurs: Jean-Guy Prévost (Science politique, UQAM) et Vincent Guillin (Philosophie, UQAM)
affiche
vendredi
5 septembre 2014
salle N-8550