Past Congresses

The 2021 Congress for Doctoral Researchers in Philosophy

will be organized in the Mon 25 – Wed 27 October 2021 in Tampere university.

Programme

Mon-Wed from about 10 to 18, Monday start at 10.55 am

Abstracts 

Congress venue: Tampere university Main building (Päätalo) and building Virta (Tuesday)

Mon 10.55-18 Päätalo D11,
Tue 10-18 Virta 109 (Åkerlundinkatu 5, entrance in the corner with Pinninkatu),
Wed 10-18 Päätalo A4.

Getting there. Map of Campus Area

Accomodation: Holiday Inn Tampere Central Station
Rautatienkatu 21 (former main post office building)
Close to railway station, there is an access to the hotel straight from platform 1: walk steps down in the north side of the station to the park and walk through it to the hotel.


THE 2020 CONGRESS FOR DOCTORAL RESEARCHERS IN PHILOSOPHY

Cancelled due to COVID-19 restrictions.


THE 2019 CONGRESS FOR DOCTORAL RESEARCHERS IN PHILOSOPHY

Mon 21 – Wed 23 October 2019 at the Tampere University.

Programme. Mon-Wed from about 10 to 18, Monday start at 10.15 am.

Abstracts

Instructions to the chairs (may be useful to presenters too)

Congress Venue: Tampere University, main building (Päätalo), Mon and Tue: lecture room Päätalo C8 and WedPäätalo A4

Accommodation: Lapland Hotels Tampere, Yliopistonkatu 44. About 5 min walk (200 m) to congress venue.

Getting there. Map of Campus Area
From Helsinki, Jyväskylä, and Turku to Tampere, Monday 21.10.2019:

Helsinki-Tampere
Train: 7.40 – 9.48 (Lähijuna R) and 8.24 – 9.56 (IC)
Bus: 6.10 – 8.50 and 7.15 – 9.50

Jyväskylä-Tampere
Train 7.20 – 8.49 (IC)
Bus: 7.30 – 9.28 (yliopisto), 7.30 – 9.45

Turku-Tampere
Train: 6.54 – 8.42 (IC)
Bus: 7.30 – 9.35

The one-page abstract should include the title of the presentation together with the name, affiliation, and e-mail address of the participant.

The full paper to be submitted upon registration (after the notification of acceptance) should be 10-12 pages in length, and presentable in about 20 minutes.

Please NOTE that both acceptance of submitted abstract and registration with full paper are required for participation in the congress! The abstracts and papers should be sent via e-mail to tommi.vehkavaara@tuni.fi

The presentations related with their individual research projects can be given either in English or in Finnish, but the use of English is strongly encouraged.

Possible credits are to be negotiated by the doctoral students themselves at their own units.

For more information, contact the coordinator of the Doctoral Programme:
Tommi Vehkavaara, Philosophy / Faculty of Social Sciences, FI-33014 Tampere University,
e-mail: tommi.vehkavaara@tuni.fi


THE 2018 CONGRESS FOR DOCTORAL RESEARCHERS IN PHILOSOPHY

Mon 22 – Wed 24 October 2018 at the University of Tampere.

Programme. Mon-Wed from about 10 to 18, Monday start at 10.40 am.

Abstracts

Congress Venue: University of Tampere, Pinni A1081 (ground floor below the main entrance of building Pinni A, main campus) 

Accommodation: Hotel Scandic Tampere Koskipuisto, Koskikatu 5 in the center of the city. About 15 min walk (1 km) to congress venue.


GRADUATE CONFERENCE 23–25 OCTOBER 2017.

Programme. Mon-Wed from 10.15 to about 18

Abstracts

Congress Venue: University of Tampere, Pinni A1081 (ground floor below the main entrance of building Pinni A, main campus)

Accommodation: Holiday Inn Tampere-Central Station (there is an access to the hotel straight from platform 1: steps down and walk through the park)


GRADUATE CONFERENCE 24-26 OCTOBER 2016

The network continues to organize an annual doctoral conference with commentators for the doctoral students. The next conference will be held in Tampere, during fall 2016. The network aims to help with the accommodation and travel expenses of the participants.

Programme. Schedule about 9.30 am to 18 pm from Mon to Wed. In the first day (Monday) we start at 10.15.

Abstracts

Congress Venue: University of Tampere, Pinni A and B -buildings:

  • Monday: Pinni A1081 (ground floor below the main entrance of Pinni A)
  • Tuesday: Pinni B1097 (1st floor)
  • Wednesday: Pinni B1096 (1st floor)

Accommodation: Will be provided for those attendees who have a presentation in Holiday Inn Tampere Central Station (Rautatienkatu 21 B).