Since 2011, the project organizes workshops and conferences in the workshop-series: “Explanatory Power”, as well as workshops on related topics.

Workshops, Colloquia and Conferences in the Explanatory Power Series

2019 Foundations in Social Science – Mechanisms, Actions, Functions, January, 24th/25th, University of Duisburg-Essen (together with Heiner Koch).

2017 Varieties of Knowing How (Explanatory Power VI), Workshop, Universität Duisburg-Essen (together with Insa Lawler).

2016 Philosophical Methods (Explanatory Power V), Workshop, Universität Duisburg-Essen (together with Anna-Maria Eder and Insa Lawler).

2015 Varieties of Explanation (Explanatory Power IV), Kolloquium at GAP.9 (together with Dr. Miguel Hoeltje).

2014 Explanatory Power III: Topics in Explanation, Dependence, and Understanding, Workshop Universität Duisburg-Essen (together with Dr. Miguel Hoeltje and Insa Lawler).

2013 Explanatory Power II: Understanding Through Modeling, Workshop Ruhr- Universität Bochum (together with Dr. Markus Eronen).

2012 Explanatory Power I, Workshop Ruhr-Universität Bochum (together with Dr. Markus Eronen).

Workshops in collaboration with external partners and related research groups

2017 The Nature of Social Functions, Workshop, Universtät Duisburg-Essen (together with Dr. Miguel Hoeltje, Network: Social Functions).

2015 Issues in Applied Analytic Philosophy, Workshop KWI Essen (together with Dr. Miguel Hoeltje, Network: Applied Analytic Philosophy: Social Groups).

2014 Norms of Reasoning, Workshop Ruhr-Universität Bochum (together with Dr. Anna-Maria Eder and Dr. Peter Brössel).

2012 Dependence in Social Ontology, Workshop Humboldt Universität Berlin (together with Dr. Miguel Hoeltje, Daniel James and Heiner Koch).

2012 Neuro-enhancement and its moral implications, Workshop Ruhr-Universität Bochum (together with junior researchers organized in the Global Young Faculty, Mercator Foundation).