During the conference on “Problems of consciousness and free will” that was held in Greenland from 12 to 19 June, the Moscow Center for Consciousness Studies held a unique series of discussions with some of the philosophers who participated. Below you will find interviews with such well-known figures as David Chalmers, Nicholas Humphrey, Keith Frankish and Jesse Prinz. Soon we will publish more interviews and videos from the conference. Do not miss them!
In this a Russian version of interview, where Chalmers answer our tricky questions about how he came to philosophy, what is his current views on the nature of consciousness, whether zombies can be morally responsible, how the Universe is arranged, what would it mean – the creation of artificial intelligence, and what is the purpose of philosophy.
In this interview, Chalmers answer our tricky questions about how he came to philosophy, what is his current views on the nature of consciousness, whether zombies can be morally responsible, how the Universe is arranged, what would it mean – the creation of artificial intelligence, and what is the purpose of philosophy.
October 31, 2017 at 14:00 in the Institute of Philosophy will be a round table on the results of the meeting “Dialogues on the nature of consciousness” between Russian scientists, the Dalai Lama and Buddhist scholars and monks in New Delhi, August 5-8, 2017.
Uploading slides of the lecture “Neuroscience and the Problem of Free Will” which was held October 7th by Anton Kuznetsov at the Festival of Science
October 7th there will be held a lecture “Neuroscience and the Problem of Free will” by Anton Kuznetsov in MSU. Free admission! For details look below.
August 7 to 8, Delhi hosted the first ever dialogue of the Russian scientists with His Holiness the Fourteenth Dalai Lama, “The Nature of Consciousness”. This event was organized by the Center for Tibetan Culture and Information, and the Moscow Center for Consciousness Studies was co-organizer, on behalf of whom Dmitry Volkov and Anton Kuznetsov took part in this event. Below we offer a story by Anton Kuznetsov about this event.
Inna German from “Theory&Practice” wrote a big article on the dialogue between the Dalai-lama and the Rusian scientists. Read more
Dmitry Volkov talks to “Secret” magazine about the meeting of Russian scientists with the Dalai Lama and about how philosophy can help modern science