8:30-9:00: Welcome Coffee and Pastries
9:00-10:10-- Kent Staley (St. Louis University)
Title: How Hertz Secured Experimental Evidence and What Bayesianism Cannot Do
10:10-11:20 - Jimmy Vaught (St Louis University)
Title: Fields and Waves
11:20-12:30 -Peter Boltuc (University of Illinois Springfield)
Title: "Is Non-reductive Machines Consciousness Possible?"
Either in the Morris University Center or off campus
1:30-2:40 Shannon Spaulding (Washington University Post-doctoral Fellow)
Title: Mirror Neurons are Not Evidence for Simulation Theory
2:40-3:50 Nils Richards (University of Missouri St Louis)
Title: Carving Natural Language at its Joints: Syntax as a Natural-Kind
3:50-5:00 -Carl Craver (Washington University)
Title: Optogenetics and Maker's Knowledge
The workshop will be held at the Center for Spirituality and Sustainability.