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São Paulo School of Advanced Science on Contemporary Logic is selecting participants Undergraduate, graduate students and postdoctoral fellows from all countries can apply by February 22. One hundred vacancies are offered, half of which are for international students (image: Gerd Altmann / Pixabay)

São Paulo School of Advanced Science on Contemporary Logic is selecting participants

February 12, 2020

Agência FAPESP – The São Paulo School of Advanced Science on Contemporary Logic, Rationality and Information sponsored by FAPESP and promoted by the Centre for Logic, Epistemology and the History of Science (CLE) of the University of Campinas (UNICAMP), Brazil, will be held at UNICAMP from July 13th to 24th, 2020.

The School celebrates the 90th anniversary of Newton da Costa and aims at: providing an overview of the state-of-art methodology and research on contemporary logic (featuring non-classical logics), rationality, and information. Professor Itala M. Loffredo D’Ottaviano at CLE-UNICAMP leads the organizing comittee. 

The program comprises 9 courses and 9 plenary talks delivered in English by experts in each topic, as well as oral presentations (LED Talks) and poster sessions by the students. A list of speakers can be found at https://splogic.org/schedule. 

Topics to be covered include: History and Philosophy of Paraconsistent Logics; The Australian, Belgian Brazilian,and Israeli schools on paraconsistency; Logic and Reasoning, Logic and Information, Logic and Argumentation; Methodological aspects on interpreting, translating and combining logics; Logic, Probability and Artificial Intelligence.

The event will select 100 fully-funded participants (50 grantees from all states of Brazil and 50 international grantees). Funding includes airfare, medical insurance, accommodation and meals throughout the two weeks.

Undergraduate, graduate students and postdoctoral fellows (up to 5 years after completion of the Ph.D) from all countries are encouraged to apply. The application deadline is February 22, 2020.

More information and registration at https://splogic.org
 

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