PhiloWeb 2011 program revealed.


10:00-10:15 Introduction (Alexandre Monnin): “What is at stake with the philosophy of the Web? Denaturalizing ontology.”

Foundations of the Philosophy of the Web:

10:15-10:45 Michalis Vafopoulos “Initial thoughts about existence in the Web” (abstract)
10:45-11:15 Aurélien Bénel “Underlying philosophies of Web technologies and usage” (abstract)
11:15-11:45 Henry S Thompson “Links have semantics, URIs don’t” (abstract)

11:45-12:15 Coffee Break

Logic on the Web:

12:15-12:45 Petros Stefaneas and Ioannis Vandoulakis “Web as a tool for proving” (abstract)
12:45-1:15 Harold Boley “Specifying the Rule Metalogic on the Web” (abstract)
1:15-1:45 Raffaela Giovagnoli “Autonomy, Scorekeeping and the Net” (abstract)

1:45-15:00 Lunch

The Web and Intelligence:

15:00-15:30 Harry Halpin and Jacob Blumenthal “A Critique of Pure AI: Comparing the Social Foundations of Artificial Intelligence and the Web” (abstract)
15:30-16:00 Reuben Binns “Social Knowledge and the Web” (abstract)
16:00-16:30 Selmer Bringsjord and Naveen Sundar Govindarajulu “Given the Web, What is Intelligence, Really?” (abstract)

16:30-17:00 Colin T.A. Schmidt “Is There any Logical Entity Tying Web and Philosophy Together?” (abstract)