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Conferences, Symposia & Workshops

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Arthur S. Eddington: From Physics to Philosophy and Back Again

The centenary of the 29 May 1919 eclipse is a great opportunity for specialists to gather in Paris from 27 to 29 May 2019. This international conference aims to bring together physicists, philosophers and historians, in order to discuss the works and achievements of Arthur S. Eddington. It is jointly organised by IPC-Facultés Libres de [...]

By | 2018-11-26T18:31:34+00:00 November 26th, 2018|Conferences, Symposia & Workshops, News|Comments Off on Arthur S. Eddington: From Physics to Philosophy and Back Again

Call for Papers – SCIENTIAE: Early Modern Knowledge (June 2019, Queen’s University, Belfast)

With plenary addresses by Ingrid Rowland (Notre Dame/Rome) & Rob Iliffe (Oxford) and plenary panels led by Subha Mukherji (Cambridge) & Marco Sgarbi, Pietro Daniel Omodeo, and Craig Martin (Venice). Scientiae is the interdisciplinary conference on intellectual culture, 1400-1800. It is centred on, but not limited to, developments in the early-modern natural sciences. Philosophers, historians, literary scholars and [...]

By | 2018-11-19T17:59:23+00:00 November 19th, 2018|Conferences, Symposia & Workshops, News|Comments Off on Call for Papers – SCIENTIAE: Early Modern Knowledge (June 2019, Queen’s University, Belfast)

CFP Workshop: The Changing Role of Consultants in Industry, 1850–2000

The Changing Role of Consultants in Industry, 1850–2000 Workshop at the Maison Française d’Oxford, 2-10 Norham Road, Oxford OX2 6SE, United Kingdom 10-11 May 2019 Submission deadline for proposals: 7 December 2018 While historians have explored the role of R&D in industrial progress, consultants as a specialist professional group are largely neglected. With few exceptions, [...]

By | 2018-11-01T20:37:40+00:00 November 1st, 2018|Conferences, Symposia & Workshops, News|Comments Off on CFP Workshop: The Changing Role of Consultants in Industry, 1850–2000

Workshop on Mathematical and Astronomical Practices in pre-Enlightenment Scotland and her European Networks (St Andrews, 23-24 Nov, 2018)

Registration is now open for this BSHS-sponsored two-day workshop at the University of St Andrews. Click here for more information.

By | 2018-12-06T21:49:29+00:00 October 25th, 2018|Conferences, Symposia & Workshops, News|Comments Off on Workshop on Mathematical and Astronomical Practices in pre-Enlightenment Scotland and her European Networks (St Andrews, 23-24 Nov, 2018)

Faking It: Forgery and Fabrication in Late Medieval and Early Modern Culture (August 2019)

The University of Gothenburg, Sweden, 15-17th August 2019 What is real and what is fake? And why does it matter? As soon as objects, texts and utterances (be they pragmatic or artistic) become imbued with a sense of authority or authenticity, there is a potential to produce other objects, texts and utterances which mimic and [...]

By | 2018-11-01T20:44:10+00:00 October 1st, 2018|Conferences, Symposia & Workshops, News|Comments Off on Faking It: Forgery and Fabrication in Late Medieval and Early Modern Culture (August 2019)

Registration Open: HSTM Network Ireland Conference

Call for registration Annual History of Science, Technology and Medicine (HSTM) Network Ireland Conference. 26-27 October 2018 – Queen’s University Belfast (QUB), School of Natural and Built Environment (SNBE).   The HSTM Network Ireland cordially invites all interested individuals to attend its 4th annual conference, supported by the Culture and Society research cluster of the [...]

By | 2018-11-01T20:44:57+00:00 September 24th, 2018|Conferences, Symposia & Workshops, News|Comments Off on Registration Open: HSTM Network Ireland Conference

BSHS Postgraduate Conference 2019: CFA

Call for Abstracts British Society for the History of Science Postgraduate Conference 2019 Deadline: 9 November 2018 Location: Department of History and Philosophy of Science, University of Cambridge Dates: 10–12 April 2019 Keynote speaker: Dr Sujit Sivasundaram The Department of History and Philosophy of Science (HPS), University of Cambridge, will be hosting the annual British Society for the History [...]

By | 2018-11-19T18:17:40+00:00 August 22nd, 2018|BSHS Announcements, Conferences, Symposia & Workshops, News|Comments Off on BSHS Postgraduate Conference 2019: CFA

Science and the First World War: the aftermath

Booking is now open for this one-day conference at the Royal Society on Thursday 13 September 2018. The conference is the third and final event in a series organised by the Leopoldina Academy, the Académie des Sciences and the Royal Society. This London event, in partnership with the British Society for the History of Science, has [...]

By | 2018-10-12T15:42:12+00:00 July 16th, 2018|Conferences, Symposia & Workshops, News|Comments Off on Science and the First World War: the aftermath

Booking now open: ‘Science and the First World War: the aftermath’, Royal Society, 13 September 2018

Booking is now open for this one-day conference at the Royal Society on Thursday 13 September 2018. The conference is the third and final event in a series organised by the Leopoldina Academy, the Académie des Sciences and the Royal Society. This London event, in partnership with the British Society for the History of Science, [...]

By | 2018-10-12T15:43:59+00:00 June 16th, 2018|Conferences, Symposia & Workshops, News|Comments Off on Booking now open: ‘Science and the First World War: the aftermath’, Royal Society, 13 September 2018

Bursaries for 2018 ESHS meeting

The DHST Historical Commission on Science, Technology and Diplomacy has three bursaries available to support travel and attendance of participants at the ESHS meeting in London this September. These awards will be of $500 (US Dollars). If there are more than three candidates, a selection in conferring the award will be made on the following basis: Career [...]

By | 2018-10-12T15:45:02+00:00 June 16th, 2018|Conferences, Symposia & Workshops, Grants, News|Comments Off on Bursaries for 2018 ESHS meeting