CIVIS announces the opening of the registration for the CIVIS course “Logic and transdisciplinarity”. It will take place in Marseille between 7 and 12 February 2022. This course is organised in 7 half days that will be devoted to courses presenting a series of selected themes, and two afternoons that will be devoted to research presentations by guest speakers, exploring alternative and recent approaches to the issues presented during the courses. CIVIS offers a number of 7 scholarships to the interested students. If travelling is not allowed or restricted, part of the course will take place online.
This course invites students to get an overview of the situation in logic at the interface of theoretical, historical and technical issues in several disciplines – philosophy, logic, computer science, linguistics, mathematics.
Main topics addressed
- Logic, Language, Representation
- Completeness and incompleteness
- Curry-Howard-Lambek correspondence
- Proofs and Meaning
- Looking for the essence of proofs with their mathematical representation
- Meaning and Interaction
This mobility course is open to Bachelor’s, Master and PhD students at the nine CIVIS member universities enrolled or interested in the following field of studies: logic, philosophy, computer science, linguistics, mathematics.
Applicants should fill in the following form by 4 December 2021. Selected students will be notified in January 2022.
The evaluation criteria are the following:
- Attendance to courses
- Attendance to talks
More details about the intensive CIVIS Course “Logic and transdisciplinarity” are available on the CIVIS webpage here.
CIVIS is a European Civic University formed by the alliance of nine leading research higher education institutions across Europe: Aix-Marseille Université, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Universitatea din București, Université libre de Bruxelles, Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, Sapienza Università di Roma, Stockholm University, Eberhard Karls Universität Tübingen and University of Glasgow. It brings together a community of more than 450,000 students and 65,000 staff members including 30,000 academics and researchers. Recently, CIVIS was joined by Paris Lodron University of Salzburg.