1. Invited to give a paper to the Department of LPS at UC Irvine on March 16, 2018. 

2. Invited to give a paper to the Department of Philosophy at the University of Ottawa on April 6, 2018. 

3. Invited as senior visiting fellow at the Università degli Studi di Milano in April-May 2018, where I am helping to host a workshop on the history and philosophy of time, May 17-18.

4. Invited to the The Institute of Philosophy at the University of Bremen, Germany, as a speaker in a workshop on local and global theories of time, 21st and 22nd of June 2018 at the HWK near Bremen.

5. Invited to a workshop on "Teleological Explanations between Leibniz and Kant”, to take place at the Van Leer Institute in Jerusalem on June 25-27, 2018 


1.  Helped organize the 11th Leibniz Society of North America Conference, hosted by McMaster University and University of Toronto, to be held at the U of T St. George campus, October 13-14, 2017:

2. Gave an invited paper, “Monads as Constituents of Bodies in Leibniz’s Metaphysics”, to a conference on the metaphysics of composition, from a historical and systematical point of view, at the École Normale Supérieure in Paris, June 1-2, 2017.

3. Gave an invited paper, “Mathematics and the Leibnizian actual infinite”, to the PhilMath Intersem at Paris 7 on June 6th, on the theme of “the place that infinity has played in the history of mathematics”. 

4. Participation dans un hommage à Jean-Marie Beyssade, Séminaire Descartes, chez l'université Sorbonne, Paris, le mercredi 7 juin, 2017.

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5. Participated in Leibniz and the Sciences, an international workshop convened by the Max Planck Institute for Mathematics in the Sciences and the University of Leipzig, Leipzig, November 14-16, 2016, where I

   a) presented a paper on "Leibniz and Quantum Theory" and

   b) took part in a panel discussion on Leibniz and Modern Science.

6. Chez l'université Sorbonne, Paris, novembre 19, 2016, j'ai participé dans la Séminaire Descartes, pour une table-ronde, Le part de Beeckman, autour:

   a) de la correspondance Descartes-Beeckman-Mersenne publiée l’an dernier chez Bompiani:

   b) du dossier Journal de Beeckman-Abrégé de musique-Parnassus dans les Œuvres complètes de Descartes, le mercredi 7 juin.

© Richard TW Arthur 2016