The São Paulo School of Advanced Science on Contemporary Logic, Rationality, and Information – SpLogIC – is promoted by the Centre for Logic, Epistemology and the History of Science (CLE) of the University of Campinas (Unicamp), Brazil, to be held from July 13th to 24th, 2020. The program comprises nine courses and nine plenary talks ministered in English by experts in each topic, as well as oral presentations (LED Talks) and poster sessions delivered by students.
The SPLogIC, funded by the São Paulo Research Foundation (Fapesp), aims to provide an overview of the state-of-the-art methodology and research on contemporary logic (featuring non-classical logics), rationality, and information.
Topics to be covered include:
• History and Philosophy of Paraconsistent Logics
• The Australian, Belgian, Brazilian, Israeli, and Polish Schools on Paraconsistency
• Logic and Reasoning
• Logic and Information
• Logic and Argumentation
• Methodological Aspects on Interpreting, Translating, and Combining Logics
• Logic, Probability, and Artificial Intelligence
Undergraduate students, graduate students, and postdoctoral fellows (up to 5 years after completion of the Ph.D) from all countries are encouraged to apply. For the selected applicants the SPLogIC will cover air tickets, medical insurance, accommodation, and meals during the School.
The event celebrates the 90th anniversary of Professor Newton da Costa.