Interactivist Summer Institute

July 29 - Aug 1, 2011

Department of Product and Systems Design Engineering University of the Aegean

Syros, Greece

The ISI 11 meetings will be held in the Cultural Center of Hermoupolis, at the University of the Aegean, Syros, Greece.

Conference Venue: Cultural Center of Hermoupolis, str. Melina Merkouri, Miaouli square.

ISI 2011 Program

Sunday, July 31,2011
9:00 An Organizational Account of Function with a Focus on Functional Differentiation
Argyris Arnellos and Alvaro Moreno
10:00 History of Usage of Piaget’s Theory of Cognitive Development in AI and Robotics: a Look Backwards for a Step Forwards
Georgi Stojanov
10:45 Break
11:15 An Interactivist Account of Moral Virtue and Vice
Robert Campbell
12:00 Lunch
2:00 Mind and Consciousness: The Human Control System
Stanislas Bigirimana
2:45 From Extended Mind to Embodied Agents
Vincent C. Muller
3:30 Break
4:00 Making it Mental: In Search of the Golden mean of the Extended Cognition Controversy
Itay Shani
4:45 Interactivism and the Extended Mind Thesis: Excising Vestigial Functionalism.
Alex Levine