Call for Participation: The Third Tsinghua Logic Summer School

June 26 – July 07, 2023, Tsinghua University, Beijing, China

Description

The Tsinghua University – University of Amsterdam Joint Research Centre for Logic initiated a Logic Summer School Program in the year 2021. The program is primarily aimed at advanced undergraduate students, graduate students, and early career researchers in philosophy, computer science, mathematics, linguistics, cognitive sciences, and so on. Students and colleagues can learn here about the latest developments in logic interfacing with the aforementioned disciplines, including their theoretical results and technical backgrounds. The courses are particularly designed to supplement the logic courses that are taught in the usual curriculum.

The third Tsinghua Logic Summer School will be held offline at Tsinghua University from June 26 to July 7, 2023.

Program

The third Tsinghua Logic Summer School consists of three courses:

CourseLecturer26 June-30 June03 July-07 July
Topological Philosophy of ScienceKevin Kelly (Carnegie Mellon University)9:50-12:15
Logic and GamesSujata Ghosh (Indian Statistical Institute)1:30-4:05
Knowledge and Skepticism in Classical Chinese ThoughtChris Fraser (University of Toronto)9:50-12:15

Depending on their interests, participants can register for one or multiple courses. For participants who attend and complete the course, the Joint Research Centre will award a certificate of completion. Students with a passion for logic are encouraged to participate.

Registration

To attend the courses, registration is required, though no registration fee will be charged. The participants have to take care of their own expenses.

To register, please first check the information page for each course to make sure that you are familiar with the required preliminary knowledge. Then, please

  1. fill the registration form, and
  2. name a reference person, who needs to send us (scw@mail.tsinghua.edu.cn) an email confirming your registration information.

To ensure better teaching and learning experience, for each course we will accept only around 30 students.

  • Deadline for registration: May 10
  • Notification of acceptance: May 20

The priority will be given to master students and undergraduate students. Please contact Chenwei Shi ( scw@mail.tsinghua.edu.cn ) if you have any questions.