Gravity and Geometry: Centenary Perspectives on General Relativity (Western, 6-7 June 2015)

Please join us for the Department of Philosophy at Western University’s annual Philosophy of Physics Conference:

Gravity and Geometry: Centenary Perspectives on General Relativity
9:30am – 5:30pm on June 6
and 10:00am – 1:15pm on June 7

at

Western University

117 North Campus Building
1150 Richmond St.
London, Ontario, Canada

Participants will present physical, philosophical, and historical reflections on Einstein’s theory of gravity and space-time geometry, its development over the past century, and its future prospects.

The conference will include speakers:

Kaća Bradonjić (Wellesley College)
Carla Cederbaum (University of Tuebingen)
Michael Friedman (Stanford University)
Marco Giovanelli (Einstein Papers Project)
John Norton (University of Pittsburgh)
Lee Smolin (Perimeter Institute for Theoretical Physics)

For more information on the conference, email carl.hoefer@uwo.ca, or rdisalle@uwo.ca.

To register, email Rob Read at robread@uwo.ca.

I hope you can join us for this conference, a part of Einstein @ Rotman, a series of events celebrating the centenary of Einstein’s description of General Relativity.

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