This year our seminar series will be held online. You are more than welcome to join our sessions via Zoom.  To register for each or all sessions, please send an email to


25 November 2020 @3pm
Sven Rosenkranz (Barcelona): Theories of time and existence, and the relativistic turn

19 January 2021 @3pm
Matteo Morganti (Rome): Fundamentality in the philosophy of physics

10 February 2021 @3pm
Fay Dowker (London): Being and Becoming in Quantum Gravity

11 February 2021 @3pm
Thomas Kjeller Johansen (Oslo): The Cosmos as a Model of Self-Sufficiency

23 February 2021 @5pm
Olimpia Lombardi (Buenos Aires) and Cristian Lopez (Lausanne) : The arrow of time as a geometric property of the universe

3 March 2021 @3pm
Robin Le Poidevin (Leeds): Space-time, Detachment Arguments, and Two Kinds of Determinism

16 March 2021 @5pm
JB Shank (Minneapolis): The Complexities of Cosmological Time in Premodern Europe

14 April 2021 @3pm
Luca Zambelli (Jena): Emergence, fundamentality and quantum properties of spacetime in asymptotically safe quantum gravity

1 June 2021 @3pm
Christian Wüthrich (Geneva): Laws beyond spacetime