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Reasoning Tools for Deontic Logic and Applications to Indian Sacred Texts

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» Workshop Announcement «

Title: » Deontic Reasoning: From Ancient Texts to Artificial Intelligence «

Date: June 11-13, 2018, Vienna

The workshop will bring together experts from the fields of Logic, Sanskrit, Philosophy, Artificial Intelligence and Law for talks and brainstorming discussions. More information can be found on the workshop's website.

4 May 2018

» New member of the project «

Sudipta Munsi joined the project in May as a PhD student.

7 May 2018

» New members of the project «

Kees van Berkel and Rafał Kłeczek joined the project in the beginning of January as PhD students.

31 January 2018

» Making Indian Philosophy part of the debate «

A conference co-sponsored by this project will take place in Vienna, 28--29.9.2017. The purpose of the conference is to break the boundaries between "classical" and "contemporary" Indian philosophy, so as to make it possible for Indian philosophy and philosophers to become part of the ongoing discussion on topics such as ethics and logics. You can announce your participation to elisa dot freschi at oeaw dot ac dot at
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21 September 2017

» Tutorial «

Björn Lellmann (and Revantha Ramanayake) will give a tutorial at the Co-located conferences TABLEAUX 2017, FroCoS 2017 and ITP 2017.
When: September 2017.
Where: Brasilia, Brazil.
Title: General methods in proof theory for modal and substructural logics.

15 May 2017

» PhD course «

Agata Ciabattoni will give a course at the International Summer School for Proof Theory in First-Order Logic.
When: August 2017.
Where: Funchal, Madeira.
Title: Proof Theory for Non-Classical Logics: Sequent calculi and beyond.

15 May 2017

» Andrew Ollett in India «

Andrew Ollett will travel to India from July 30 to August 10 and will undertake research for the "Reasoning Tools for Deontic Logic" project. He will go to Pondicherry, to use the library of the Institut Français de Pondichéry and to discuss the project with colleagues at the École Française d'Extrême-Orient, and then to Chennai, where he will consult and photograph manuscripts of Mīmāṃsā texts that are held at the Government Oriental Manuscripts Library at the University of Madras.

15 May 2017

» New member of the project «

Andrew Ollett (Harvard) joined the project on May the 15th.

15 May 2017

» Project Start «

The Project has started on 15.05.2017!

15 May 2017