Workshop

The Spaces of Science

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Fri., Sep. 5, 2014, 9:00am - Sat., Sep. 6, 2014, 6:00pm
Sept. 5-6 2014: An international workshop exploring the spaces of science from the Renaissance to the 20th century.

The Spaces of Science Workshop
University of Saskatchewan
Sept. 5-6 2014

An international workshop exploring the spaces of science from the Renaissance to the 20th century. From ships to sillicon valley, experimental lakes to observatories.  

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Speakers:

Social Science, Ideology, and Public Policy in the United States, 1961 to the Present

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Fri., Oct. 17, 2014, 8:30am - Sun., Oct. 19, 2014, 5:00pm
Workshop Oct. 17-19 2014.

Social Science, Ideology, and Public Policy in the United States, 1961 to the Present
Oct. 17-19 2014
York University

The York Node is please to help support this workshop in-kind.

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Place and Practice: Doing Science in and on the Ocean 1800-2012

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Sat., Jun. 14, 2014, 9:00am - Tue., Jun. 17, 2014, 5:00pm
June 14-17 2014: International workshop exploring the place and practice of Oceanography

Place and Practice: Doing Science in and on the Ocean 1800-2012
University of King’s College, 6350 Coburg Rd., Halifax, NS
June 14-17, 2014

Globalizing History and Philosophy of Science: Problems and Prospects

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Thu., Aug. 21, 2014, 9:00am - Fri., Aug. 22, 2014, 5:00pm
August 21+22 2014: National University of Singapore workshop examining how and why globalizing the history of science generates intellectual and conceptual tensions.

Globalizing History and Philosophy of Science: Problems and Prospects
21 Aug 2014 - 22 Aug 2014
ARI Seminar Room
Tower Block Level 10, 469A Bukit Timah Road
National University of Singapore @ BTC

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Hype In Science

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Sat., Dec. 7, 2013, 8:30am - , 5:00pm
Halifax: An all-day series of discussions on trustworthiness of science publications.

Hype in Science
How can respectable journals publish such c**p?
Saturday, December 7, 2013
Alumni Hall, New Academic Building, University of King’s College
6350 Coburg Rd, Halifax, Nova Scotia

Video and Podcasts now up!
www.YouTube.com/SituatingScience

Liquid Intelligence and the Aesthetics of Fluidity Workshop

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Fri., Oct. 25, 2013, 9:00am - Sat., Oct. 26, 2013, 7:00pm
McGill, Oct. 25-26: The Dept. of Art History and Communication Studies & Media@McGill workshop aims to thematize liquid intelligence and the broader aesthetics of fluidity in which it moves.

Liquid Intelligence and the Aesthetics of Fluidity
Montreal, McGill, Oct. 25-26, 2013

The McGill semi-node is pleased to support this event.

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Isaac Newton’s General Scholium to the Principia: Science, Religion and Metaphysics

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Thu., Oct. 24, 2013, 8:00am - Sat., Oct. 26, 2013, 7:00pm
U. King's College: The Atlantic Node is pleased to partner for the Tercentenary Workshop on Isaac Newton's Scholium.

“Isaac Newton’s General Scholium to the Principia: Science, Religion and Metaphysics”Tercentenary Workshop
October 24-26, 2013
University of King’s College, Halifax, NS

The Situating Science Atlantic Node is pleased to support this workshop as one of the many sponsors and partners.

Human Animal Relations

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Fri., Jul. 12, 2013, 7:30pm - Sun., Jul. 14, 2013, 5:30pm
Halifax Fri. July 12-Sun. July 14: Public talks and workshop exploring the relationship between humans and animals

The Animal Studies Group, in collaboration with the Royal Society of Canada, the Evolution Studies Group, and the Situating Science Strategic Knowledge Cluster, is pleased to announce two upcoming public events that will take place at and near Dalhousie University the evenings of Friday July 12 and Saturday July 13, featuring renowned coyote scientist,

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  • Bodies in Motion: Translating Early Modern Science

    Date: 
    Fri., Mar. 22, 2013, 8:30am - Sat., Mar. 23, 2013, 9:30pm
    UBC Mar. 22-23, 2013: Workshop exploring modes and media of translation in the early modern world.

    Bodies in Motion: Translating Early Modern Science
    March 22-23, 2013
    University of British-Columbia

    Theme(s): Geography and Sites of Knowing

    Final report: See document below

    Where is the Laboratory now? “Representation”, “Intervention” and “Realism” in 19th and 20th Century Biomedical Sciences

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    Fri., Jun. 7, 2013, 8:30am - Sun., Jun. 9, 2013, 10:45pm
    University of Calgary June 7-9, 2013: Workshop on the interplay of objects, theories and artefacts in medical representations and interventions.

    Where is the Laboratory now?
    “Representation”, “Intervention” and “Realism” in 19th and 20th Century Biomedical Sciences

    June 7-9, 2013
    Kananaskis, Biological Field Station of the University of Calgary

    Materiality: Objects and Idioms in Historical Studies of Science and Technology

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    Fri., May. 3, 2013, 8:30am - Sat., May. 4, 2013, 10:45pm
    York University May 3-4, 2013: Conference exploring materiality as historical object, intellectual resource, and scholarly expression.

    Materiality: Objects and Idioms in Historical Studies of Science and Technology
    May 3-4, 2013
    York University
    Theme(s): Material Culture and Scientific/Technological Practices

    Website with latest information available here.

    Keynote:
    Time of Physics, Time of Art
    Peter Galison, Harvard University
    May 2 2013, 4:30pm

    The Bright Dark Ages: Comparative and Connective Perspectives

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    Wed., Feb. 27, 2013, 8:00am - Thu., Feb. 28, 2013, 11:45pm
    National University of Singapore Feb 27-28 2013: This workshop explores comparative and connective Science and Technology Studies in Asian civilizations and early modern Europe.

    The Bright Dark Ages: Comparative and Connective Perspectives
    27 Feb 2013 - 28 Feb 2013
    Ari Seminar Room
    Tower Block Level 10, 469A Bukit Timah Road
    National University of Singapore @ BTC

    Science and Society 2013 Symposium

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    Date: 
    Mon., Oct. 21, 2013, 8:00am - Wed., Oct. 23, 2013, 5:00pm
    Ottawa Oct. 21-23, 2013: Situating Science is partnering with the Institute for Science, Society and Policy for this symposium.

    SCIENCE AND SOCIETY 2013

    Science and Society 2013

    Situating Early Modern Science Networks Workshop

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    Date: 
    Fri., Apr. 13, 2012, 8:30am - Sat., Apr. 14, 2012, 7:30pm
    U. Saskatchewan: 2-day Node workshop on Situating Early Modern Science Networks

    Situating Early Modern Science Networks Workshop

    Diefenbaker Centre on April 13 and 14.

    Sciences and Narratives of Nature: East and West

    Date: 
    Mon., Dec. 12, 2011, 9:00am - Wed., Dec. 14, 2011, 5:00pm
    Video and podcast of keynote available. Manipal, India: The workshop examined developments in Science and Technology Studies in the "East" as compared with those in the "West".

    Thank you for a superb event!