Workshops and Conferences

The Department hosts many workshops and conferences, hosted by its staff and students, on a wide range of topics.  Here are some held in Sheffield or organised by Sheffield people elsewhere.


Workshops & Conferences

January 2020 Land Rights in a Changing Climate workshops (Norway)
November 2019 Northern Imagination Forum
September 2019 Bob Hale Memorial Lecture
July 2019 Understanding Value 8
June 2019 Epistemic Feelings
May 2019
Emotion Regulation
May 2019 Learning from Imagination (Leeds)
April 2019 Moral Emotions
March 2019 Herd Mentality
November 2018 MAP and Diversity Reading List Workshop
September 2018 Natural Mechanisms: Consciousness, Cognition and Evolution
September 2018 Luther as Philosopher
July 2018 British Society for Ethical Theory Conference
July 2018 Understanding Value 7
May 2018
New Perspectives on Crimological Questions
May 2018 Imagination Workshop
April 2018 Just Theorising Workshop
March 2018 Sheffield Undergraduate Philosophy Conference 2018
September 2017 Mind and Society: Two Philosophy Conferences
August 2017
Pragmatism and the Analytic - Continental Split
July 2017 Understanding Value 6
July 2017 The Royal Institute of Philosophy Annual Conference 2017: Harms and Wrongs in Epistemic Practice
June 2017 Corrupting Education: Virtue and Vice Epistemology and Higher Education
April 2017 Religious Experience at the Intersection of Body and Cognition
April 2017 British Society for the History of Philosophy 2017 conference
March 2017 Sheffield Undergraduate Philosophy Conference 2017
January 2017 Empirical Approaches to Philosophical Aesthetics
January 2017 Bias in Context 3: Interpersonal Interactions and Collective Action
October 2016
Mind Network Meeting
October 2016 Social Norms and Obligations Workshop
October 2016 Philosophy Meets Cognitive Science: A Conference in Honour of Stephen Stich
September 2016 Bias in Context
August 2016
New Directions for Expressivism
July 2016 Realism in Ethics
July 2016 Understanding Value V
June 2016 Care in Practice: On the Philosophy and Implementation of Care Ethics
June 2016
Philosophy Teacher Conference
June 2016 Ethical Encounters: Levinas and Løgstrup
March 2016 Sheffield Undergraduate Philosophy Conference
March 2016 Network of Analytic Philosophy and Social Critique Publication Workshop
February 2016 White Rose Postgraduate Philosophy Forum
November 2015 Cognitive Science in Sheffield workshop
November 2015 CHiPhi Workshop on Phenomenology
July 2015
Understanding Value IV
June 2015
Rethinking Modern Philosophy: Origins, Connections, and Traditions
June 2015 Affect: Pleasure, Pain and Emotions
June 2015 Values of Art
June 2015 White Rose Aesthetics Forum
May 2015 CHiPhi workshop on ‘Absolute Time and Early Modern British Metaphysics’
May 2015
The Idea of Pragmatism: A Conference in Honour of Chris Hookway
March 2015 Sheffield Undergraduate Philosophy Conference
October 2014

White Rose Philosophy Postgraduate Forum

September 2014 Early Career Workshop
A chance for early-career philosophers to practice their speaking and debating skills.
August 2014

Knowing Minds
A workshop in honour of George Botterill

July 2014 Understanding Value III
The third annual conference organized by postgraduates in the Department.
June 2014 Perfectionism in Ethics after Kant
May 2014

Free Will and Philosophy of Action

May 2014

The Nature and Value of Childhood
What is childhood?  Does it have any special value?

April 2014

Kierkegaard to Løgstrup: the Danish interest in personal responsibility

Co-organized with the Centre for Nordic Studies and with CHiPhi

April 2014

British Undergraduate Philosophy Society

A biannual conference for undergraduates, this one held in Sheffield.

March 2014

Workshop on David Owens' Shaping the Normative Landscape

Organised  by current PhD student Richard Healey.

February 2014

Updating Reality:  Dynamism in the Philosophy of Time

Organised by recent graduate Graeme Forbes.

November 2013

iCog Inaugural Conference: Interdisciplinarity in Cognitive Science
The launch event of a new cross-disciplinary network of postgraduate and early-career researchers in cognitive science, initiated by postgraduates from the Department.

July 2013

Democratising Criminal Justice
An interdisciplinary workshop involving criminologists, lawyers, political theorists, and philosophers on how the criminal justice system might be democratised and whether it should be, sponsored by the Society for Applied Philosophy.

July 2013

Understanding Value
The second annual graduate conference on the theme of value

June 2013

A-Level Teachers' Conference
Open to all teachers of Philosophy and related subjects at A-level

April 2013 Implicit Bias, Philosophy and Psychology
March 2013

Sheffield Undergraduate Philosophy Conference

March 2013 Northern Lights Festival
This festival contains two talks on Kierkegaard, by Hugh Pyper (Biblical Studies) and Robert Stern
February 2013 CHiPhi Winter Workshop
This is one of a series of workshops run by the Centre for the History of Philosophy
January 2013

Post-Kantian Perfectionism
A workshop with papers by Douglas Moggach, Chris Bennett, Jan Kandiyali, and Robert Stern
HRI, 2.30-5.30

July 2012

Understanding Value
A graduate conference on value in ethics, aesthetics and epistemology

July 2012 The Ethical and Political Implications of Implicit Bias
April 2012 The Epistemological Implications of Implicit Bias
March 2012 CHiPhi Spring Workshop
This is one of a series of workshops run by the Centre for the History of Philosophy based at Sheffield, Leeds and York