CFP: 24th International Summer School in Urbino

*Call for Participation* and *Call for Papers*
BLACK HOLES AND THE INFORMATION LOSS PARADOX

XXIV International Summer School in Philosophy of Physics
07-10 June 2021, University of Urbino

Submission deadline: March 24, 2021.

For further information please write to: cirfis.scuolaestiva@gmail.com

*Call for Participation*

This is an invitation to participate in the XXIV International Summer School in Philosophy of Physics, Black Holes and the Information Loss Paradox

The topic of the school is “Black Holes and the Information Loss Paradox” and it will feature lectures given by Daniel Harlow (MIT Center for Theoretical Physics), Erik Curiel (Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München, Fakultät für Philosophie); and seminars given by Sebastian de Haro (University of Amsterdam), Christian Wüthrich (University of Geneva), and Patricia Palacios (University of Salzburg).

See the program below for further details. For more information on the school, you can visit our website at:
https://sites.google.com/view/xxivurbinosummerschool/home

Applications should include:

1) A cover letter
2) A CV

and should be sent by clicking on the “Apply Here!” button on the following page:

https://sites.google.com/view/xxivurbinosummerschool/registration/call-for-participation

DEADLINE: March 24, 2021.

Notification of acceptance is expected no later than April 7, 2021.

Accepted participants must transfer 70.00 Euros to SILFS before 28th of April 2021.

The Method of Payment is the bank transfer:
Beneficiary: SILFS – Società Italiana di Logica e Filosofia delle Scienze
Bank: UNICREDIT BANCA (street: Piazza Aldrovandi n.12, 40125 Bologna, BO, Italy)
SWIFT code: UNCRITM1PM7
IBAN: IT81X0200802457000103307940
Reason for payment: Contribution for XXIV Summer School in Philosophy of Physics – Family_Name Name

Payment includes: program attendance, school materials and coffee break refreshments. Please note that accommodation, lunch and dinner are NOT included.

Lunch and dinner will be available at the university refectory. If you want to have lunch/dinner there the cost is about 10.00 Euros for lunch and 10.00 Euros for dinner. If you do not want to have lunch/dinner at the refectory, there are a number of sandwich places nearby.

It is possible to find very cheap rooms in the neighborhood. For information on B&B and Hotels visit:
https://sites.google.com/view/xxivurbinosummerschool/urbino

*Call for Papers*

We wish to offer to three young researchers interested in the topic of Black Holes and the Information Loss Paradox the opportunity to test their skills by presenting their original papers to the other participants of the School in one dedicated session. Interested graduate students, postgraduates and early researchers (PhD degree obtained after January 2016) are invited to submit an extended abstract (no longer than 2000 words) suitable for blind review together with a title page containing info about the author(s) and highlighting the corresponding speaker.

The extended abstract and the title page should be sent, as pdf files, by clicking on the “Send Your Paper Here!” button on the following page:

https://sites.google.com/view/xxivurbinosummerschool/registration/call-for-papers

DEADLINE: March 24, 2021.

Notification of acceptance is expected no later than April 7, 2021.

For participants selected to present the school is free of charge. Please note that this exemption applies only for the actual student-speakers, and not to any co-author(s).

Director of the School: Vincenzo Fano (University of Urbino)

School Secretaries: Enrico Cinti (University of Geneva, University of Urbino) and Marco Sanchioni (University of Urbino)

Organizing Committee:
Mario Alai (University of Urbino)
Claudio Calosi (University of Geneva)
Enrico Cinti (University of Geneva, University of Urbino)
Alberto Corti (University of Geneva, University of Urbino)
Vincenzo Fano (University of Urbino)
Pierluigi Graziani (University of Urbino)
Giovanni Macchia (University of Bologna)
Mirko Tagliaferri (University of Urbino)
Gino Tarozzi (University of Urbino)
Isabella Tassani (University of Urbino)
Marco Sanchioni (University of Urbino)

School Staff: Stefano Calboli (University of Urbino), Gianluca Curzi (University of Birmingham), Giovanni Galli (University of Urbino), Stefano Nicoletti (University of Twente), Davide Pietrini (University of Urbino), Stefano Riffelli (University of Urbino).

Below is the program:

INTER-UNIVERSITY CENTER FOR PHILOSOPHY
AND FOUNDATIONS OF PHYSICS

UNIVERSITY OF URBINO CARLO BO
DEPARTMENT OF PURE AND APPLIED SCIENCES

ITALIAN SOCIETY FOR LOGIC AND PHILOSOPHY OF SCIENCE

XXIV International Summer School in Philosophy of Physics

Black Holes and the Information Loss Paradox

University of Urbino: June 07-10, 2021

Monday – 07/06

8:30 – 8:40 Greetings from the Rector of the University of Urbino, Prof. Giorgio Calcagnini
8:40 – 8:50 Greetings from the Head of the Department of Pure and Applied Sciences, Prof. Andrea Viceré
08:50 – 09:00 Introduction to the School from the Director, Prof. Vincenzo Fano
9.00 – 11.00 Daniel Harlow (MIT)
11.00 – 11.15 Break
11.15 – 13.15 Erik Curiel (LMU Munich)
13.15 – 15.30 Lunch
15.30 – 16.15 Student Presentation
16.15 – 16.30 Break
16.30 – 18.30 Christian Wüthrich (University of Geneva)

Tuesday – 08/06
9.00 – 11.00 Erik Curiel (LMU Munich)
11.00 – 11.15 Break
11.15 – 13.15 Daniel Harlow (MIT)
13.15 – 15.30 Lunch
15.30 – 16.15 Student Presentation
16.15 – 16.30 Break
16.30 – 18.30 Sebastian De Haro (University of Amsterdam)

Wednesday – 09/06
9.00 – 11.00 Daniel Harlow (MIT)
11.00 – 11.15 Break
11.15 – 13.15 Erik Curiel (LMU Munich)
13.15 – 15.30 Lunch
15.30 – 16.15 Student Presentation
16.15 – 16.30 Break
16.30 – 18.30 Patricia Palacios (University of Salzburg)

Thursday – 10/06
9.00 – 11.00 Erik Curiel (LMU Munich)
11.00 – 11.15 Break
11.15 – 13.15 Daniel Harlow (MIT)
13.15 – 15.30 Lunch
16.00 – 18.30 Public Debate in Cesena (in Italian): Fuga dal Buco Nero: Possibilità o Fantasia?

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