A Phenomenological Approach to Quantum Mechanics

Workshop to be held in-person at Linköping University in Sweden, and online via Zoom, from 13 to 14 September 2023.

Workshop: Reviving a Phenomenological Approach to Quantum Mechanics: The French View of London
When: September 13-14, 2023
Where: Linköping University, Sweden
Campus Valla; Key House; Room Comenius (September 13), KY25 (September 14)

If you want to attend in person or via Zoom, please write an email to [email protected]. Note that online participants will not have the opportunity to ask questions during the Q&A.

September 13
10.00-10.15 Philipp Berghofer & Harald Wiltsche: Opening Address
10.15-11.00 Steven French (University of Leeds): Introducing the French View of London
11.00-11.30 Coffee Break
11.30-12.30 Elise Crull (CCNY): Genesis & Development of Two Scientific Facts: Entanglement and Decoherence
12.30-13.30 Thomas Ryckman (Stanford University): A Phenomenological Solution to … a Pseudo-Problem?
13.30-15.00 Lunch
15.00-16.00 Arezoo Islami (San Francisco State University) & Harald Wiltsche (Linköping University): Completing the Crisis? Mathematization, Lifeworld and QM
16.00-16.30 Coffee Break
16.30-17.30 Philipp Berghofer (University of Graz): Quantum Mechanics as a Phenomenological Theory of Knowledge: Between Interpretation and Reconstruction
18.00 Dinner

September 14
10.00-11.00 David Wallace (University of Pittsburgh): TBA
11.00-11.30 Coffee Break
11.30-12.30 Federico Laudisa (University of Trento): Consciousness, Constitution, Reduction: Relational Suggestions
12.30-14.00 Lunch
14.00-15.00 Jacques Pienaar (University of Massachusetts, Boston): QBism and the Phenomenology of Other Agents: A Reply to Steven French
15.00-16.00 Philip Goyal (SUNY Albany): Quantum Reconstruction: Bridging Two Cultures of Inquiry
16.00-16.30 Coffee Break
16.30-17.30 Roundtable Discussion