Seminars

Michaelmas Term 2010  

MT11: Week 3

Tuesday, 25 October *no seminar*

PLEASE NOTE THERE IS NO SEMINAR IN WEEK 3

MT11: Week 4

Tuesday, 1 November *no seminar*

PLEASE NOTE THERE IS NO SEMINAR IN WEEK 4

MT11: Week 5

Tuesday, 8  November *no seminar*

PLEASE NOTE THERE IS NO SEMINAR IN WEEK 5

MT11: Week 6

 

Tuesday, 15 November *PLEASE NOTE THIS EVENT WILL NOW TAKE PLACE BETWEEN 3.00 AND 4.30 PM*

Speaker: Dr Martin Dresler (Max Planck Institute of Psychiatry, Munich)

Title: Behavioural neuroenhancement: Brain training and mnemonics

Respondent:  Julian Savulescu

MT11: Week 7

 

Tuesday, 22 November

Speaker:  Dr Ian Phillips (UCL; All Souls College, Oxford)

Title: The Temporal Plasticity of Experience

Respondent: Guy Kahane

MT11: Week 1

 

Tuesday, 11 October

Speaker: Professor Pythagoras Petratos (Visiting Professor, ESCP; Said Business School)

Title: Killing it Softly: Regulation and Nanotechnology

Respondent: Anders Sandberg

 

James Martin Advanced Research Seminar Series


Date & Time: Wednesdays 15:00 - 16:30, Weeks 1 - 8 (unless otherwise indicated)

Venue: Seminar Room 1, Old Indian Institute, James Martin 21st Century School, Old Indian Institute, Broad Street, Oxford OX1 3BD (Map

 

Past seminar programmes

 

To subscribe to the Seminars and Events maillist, please email bep@philosophy.ox.ac.uk 

 

Please note that the programme is subject to change, and although we aim to have the presentations in order of listing, we cannot guarantee this.

 

Led by Professor Julian Savulescu and Professor Nick Bostrom, these seminars provide an opportunity to discuss ethical issues surrounding the future of humanity and the new biosciences. Each presentation lasts for approximately one hour (40 minutes talk and 20 minutes discussion).