Reconceiving cognition conference

Date: 27 - 29 June 2018

Venue: UAntwerpen, Stadscampus, F. de Tassiszaal, Hof van Liere - Prinsstraat 13 - 2000 Antwerpen - Belgium (route: UAntwerpen, Stadscampus)

Time: 9:15 AM - 5:30 PM

Organization / co-organization: Centre for Philosophical Psychology

Short description: Conference

Reconceiving Cognition

The conference will offer the opportunity to engage with questions regarding new developments in Embodied, Embedded and Enactive approaches to cognition, or E-cognition.

The conference will offer the opportunity to engage with questions regarding new the developments in the philosophy of Embodied, Embedded and Enactive Cognition, in the light of, inter alia, the views of the authors of recent books on conference themes:

  • Michael Anderson’s After Phrenology, MIT Press 2014
  • Louise Barrett’s Beyond the Brain, Princeton University Press 2011
  • Giovanna Colombetti’s The Feeling Body, MIT Press 2013
  • Daniel D. Hutto and Erik Myin’s Evolving Enactivism, MIT Press 2017

Registration is now open until June 1, 2018. Get your registration form here and send it to

Registration costs 50 euros; pre-registration is mandatory. In the form, also let us know your dietary preferences for the Conference Barbecue that will take place on Thursday June 28.

The conference will take place, on Wednesday June 27, Thursday June 28 and Friday June 29. The conference location will be on the City Campus of the University of Antwerp, in the F. de Tassiszaal in the historical Hof van Liere.

This conference is organized by Karim Zahidi, Ludger van Dijk and Erik Myin, at the Centre for Philosophical Psychology, University of Antwerp.

Entrance fee: 50 euro

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