21-22 marzo 2023: Leibniz on Infinity. Convegno internazionale
Progetto di Eccellenza 2023-2027 presenta:
Leibniz on Infinity
21-22 marzo 2023
Sala Napoleonica, Via S. Antonio 12, Milano
The conference is streamed on Zoom.
In order to attend the conference on zoom, email to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Tuesday, 21 March
10.00 – Welcome Address
10.30 – 11.30
Richard T.W. Arthur (McMaster, Ontario)
Leibniz on Metaphysical Points and Instants of Change
Carla Rita Palmerino (Radboud University, Nijmegen)
Infinite Matter and Infinite Space in the Leibniz-Clarke Correspondence
14.30 – 15.30
Vincenzo De Risi (Sphere - CNRS Paris Cité)
Leibniz on the Definability of Space and Extension
15.30 - 16.30
Antoni Malet (Pompeu Fabra University, Barcelona)
Debates on the Infinite Divisibility of Extension at the Turn of the 18th Century:
Between Mathematics, Philosophy and Theology
16.30 – 17.30
Sandra Bella (Sphere - CNRS Paris Cité/ERC Philiumm)
What does Infinity Reveal about Heterogeneity ? Leibnizian Reflections about Angles of Contact
Wednesday, 22 March
9.00 – 10.00
Ohad Nachtomy (Technion, Haifa)
Infinity in Nature and the Nature of Infinity
Osvaldo Ottaviani (Technion, Haifa)
“Omnia Conspirantia atque Connexa”. Leibniz on Infinity and the Universal Connexion of All Things
11.00 – 12.00
David Rabouin (Sphere - CNRS Paris Cité/ERC Philiumm)
Some News on Leibniz’s Syncategorematic Infinite
12.00 - Final Remarks and Conclusion
Organisers: Stefano Di Bella, Niccolò Guicciardini
Con il patrocinio della Sodalitas Leibnitiana.
Everyone interested is welcome to attend.
It will be possible to access the meeting until all places are filled.
The meeting will be held in English.
Participation is strongly recommended to students of the Doctoral School in Philosophy and Human Sciences and to students of the Doctoral School “The Human Mind and its Explanations: Language, Brain, and Reasoning”.