Each year the Rotman Institute delivers various events and programs including public lectures, conferences, workshops, and speakers’ series on topics that are being addressed at the Institute or are of current significance globally. Planning for the 2018-19 Rotman speakers’ series is underway. Confirmed speakers are listed below. Event pages with further details will be published soon.
November 30, 2018 – Janet Martin, Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry
February 8, 2019 – Erik Angner, Stockholm University
March 27 & 28, 2019 – Lisa Feldman Barrett, Northeastern University
April 4 & 5, 2019 – Emily Thomas, Durham University
March 14 & 15 – Anjan Chakravartty, University of Miami
Happiness and Well-Being: Philosophical Perspectives – Annual lecture series, co-sponsored with the London Public Library & Western University Department of Philosophy
January 17, 2019 – Samantha Brennan, University of Guelph
January 24, 2019 – Anthony Skelton, Western University
January 31, 2019 – Rachel Margolis, Western University
February 7, 2019 – Erik Angner, University of Stockholm
In addition to the academic lectures and conferences hosted by the Institute each year, we also hold a number of public events, including interdisciplinary panel discussions, public talks, and an annual lecture series co-sponsored with the London Public Library and the Department of Philosophy at Western University.
Browse previous events, sorted by area, below. Videos of past events can be found on the Rotman Institute of Philosophy YouTube channel.
Events for Rotman Institute members (displayed in blue), public outreach events (yellow), and term dates from the Western University academic calendar (green) are shown below. Learn more about Rotman reading groups here.