Nature in Process: Novel Approaches to Science and Metaphysics

The University of the Azores is delighted to host the 11th International Whitehead Conference under the topic Nature in Process: novel approaches to Science and Metaphysics. The conference is taking place in Ponta Delgada, on the Island of S. Miguel. The Azorian natural beauty spontaneously invites this conference on Natural Science and Process Metaphysics creating the perfect setting for philosophical musing and discussion. Process philosophy is inseparable from Philosophy of Nature and Philosophy of Science. “Nature is a process.”1 Nature is also duration and passage. And in the passage of Nature we find the primary metaphysical facts. (This intrinsic character of nature cannot be explained away, because it is an insurmountable fact.) Read more here.

Registration dates and fees (in euro):
Early registration: Jan. 1 2016 – Jan. 31, 2017; fee: 100 (students)/150 (standard);
Normal registration: Feb. 1 – May 31, 2017; fee: 150 (students)/200 (standard);
Late registration: after June 1, 2017; fee: 200 (students)/250 (standard).