Carl Mitcham will visit ITAS from 8 to 17 January 2020. He is a Professor Emeritus in the Department of Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences at the Colorado School of Mines in Golden (Colorado, USA) and an international Professor of Philosophy of Technology at Renmin University of China in Beijing. At ITAS, the Research Group “Philosophy of Engineering, Technology Assessment and Science” (PhilETAS) will host Carl Mitcham.
Internationally renowned for his work on the philosophy of engineering, energy ethics and philosophy of technology, he will participate in a series of events (workshops, seminars and lectures). On Monday, 13 January 2020, at 2 p.m. he will give a public talk entitled "Science Policy and Its Discontents: Some American Perspectives”. The event will take place at ITAS in the Colloquium Room (room 418). For further information on Carl Mitcham’s activities at ITAS, please contact Giovanni Frigo. (17.12.2019)
- Carl Mitcham’s Webpage at the Colorado School of Mines