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December 2013

December 19 to December 20
Colloquium
Organizers
MPIWG, Dep. I
Address
Max Planck Institute for the History of Science, Boltzmannstraße 22, 14195 Berlin
Presenter
December 17 |
15:00 to 16:30
Institute's Colloquium
Organizers
MPIWG, organised by David Sepkoski and Elaine Leong
Address
Max Planck Institute for the History of Science, Boltzmannstraße 22, 14195 Berlin
Presenter
Ted Porter (UCLS and Wiko)
December 5 to December 7
Conference of the DFG-Graduiertenkolleg „Lebensformen und Lebenswissen“
Organizers
DFG-Graduiertenkolleg „Lebensformen und Lebenswissen“ of the Europa-Universität Viadrina Frankfurt/Oder and the Universität Potsdam in cooperation with the Haus der Kulturen der Welt and the MPIWG
Address
Haus der Kulturen der Welt, John-Foster-Dulles-Allee 10, 10557 Berlin
Presenter

November 2013

November 29 |
9:00 to 18:00
Public Colloquium
Organizers
Address
Max Planck Institute for the History of Science, Boltzmannstraße 22, 14195 Berlin
Presenter
November 28 |
11:00 to 13:00
Colloquium Series MPR-Group Lipphardt
Organizers
Max Planck Research Group Lipphardt
Address
Max-Planck-Institut für Wissenschaftsgeschichte, Villa, Harnackstraße 5, 14195 Berlin
Presenter
Jenny Bangham (Max Planck Institute for the History of Science)
November 26 |
11:00 to 13:00
Colloquium Series MPR-Group Lipphardt
Organizers
Max Planck Research Group Lipphardt
Address
Max-Planck-Institut für Wissenschaftsgeschichte, Villa, Harnackstraße 5, 14195 Berlin
Presenter
Kathryn Ticehurst (University of Sydney)
November 15 |
9:00 to 17:00
Workshop
Organizers
Dagmar Schäfer, Urs Schöpflin, Dirk Wintergrün
Address
Max Planck Institute for the History of Science, Boltzmannstraße 22, 14195 Berlin
Presenter
November 12 |
15:00 to 16:30
Institute's Colloquium
Organizers
MPIWG, organised by David Sepkoski and Elaine Leong
Address
Max Planck Institute for the History of Science, Boltzmannstraße 22, 14195 Berlin
Presenter
Volker Hess (Charité Berlin) / Andrew Mendelsohn (Queen Mary, University of London)
November 4 to November 6
Conference
Organizers
Department I
Address
Max Planck Institute for the History of Science, Boltzmannstraße 22, 14195 Berlin
Presenter

October 2013

October 31 to November 2
Conference
Organizers
Elena Aronova, Christine von Oertzen, David Sepkoski
Address
Max Planck Institute for the History of Science, Boltzmannstraße 22, 14195 Berlin
Presenter
October 29 |
15:00 to 16:30
Institute's Colloquium
Organizers
MPIWG, organised by David Sepkoski and Elaine Leong
Address
Max Planck Institute for the History of Science, Boltzmannstraße 22, 14195 Berlin
Presenter
Sharon Traweek (UCLA)
October 22 |
15:00 to 16:30
Institute's Colloquium
Organizers
MPIWG, organised by David Sepkoski and Elaine Leong
Address
Max Planck Institute for the History of Science, Boltzmannstraße 22, 14195 Berlin
Presenter
Emma Spary (University of Cambridge and MPIWG)
October 18 to October 19
Symposium
Organizers
Sammlung Oskar Reinhart „Am Römerholz“, Winterthur in cooperation with the MPIWG Berlin
Address
Sammlung Oskar Reinhart „Am Römerholz“, Haldenstraße 95, CH-8400 Winterthur
Presenter
October 16 |
15:30 to 17:30
Colloquium Series Max-Planck Research Group Lipphardt
Organizers
Max Planck Research Group Lipphardt
Address
Max Planck Institute for the History of Science, Villa, Harnackstraße 5, 14195 Berlin
Presenter
Geertje Mak (History Department/Institute for Gender Studies, Radboud University, The Netherlands)

September 2013

September 20 to September 21
Workshop
Organizers
Sven Dupré
Address
Max Planck Institute for the History of Science, Boltzmannstraße 22, 14195 Berlin
Presenter
September 17 to September 18
Symposium
Organizers
MPIWG, department I and II
Address
Max Planck Institute for the History of Science, Boltzmannstraße 22, 14195 Berlin
Presenter
September 12 to September 13
Workshop
Organizers
Address
Max Planck Institute for the History of Science, Boltzmannstraße 22, 14195 Berlin
Presenter
G. Amelino-Camelia, K. Bradonjić, H.G. Dosch, D. Salisbury, K. Sundermeyer, B. Schroer, D. Guilini, S. Sarkar, P. Bokulich, T. Cao, J. Kouneiher, N. Sieroka, R. Lopes Coelho, A. Vogt, J. Stachel, J. Eisenstaedt, D. Howard, T. Sauer, M. Schemmel, F. Balibar, R. Lalli, J. Wells, T. Kuczynski, K. Gavroglu
September 5 to September 6
Conference
Organizers
MPIWG
Address
Max Planck Institute for the History of Science, Boltzmannstraße 22, 14195 Berlin
Presenter
Sonja Brentjes, Antonio Barrera, Nuria Valverde, Helge Wendt, Timothy D. Walker, Stefanie Gänger, Angélica Morales Sarabia, Lars Kirkhusmo Pharo, Florike Egmond, Peter Mason, Mauricio Sánchez Menchero, José Pardo-Tomás
September 2 |
16:00 to 18:00
Colloquium “Art and Knowledge in Pre-Modern Europe”
Organizers
Address
Max Planck Institute for the History of Science – Villa, Harnackstraße 5, 14195 Berlin, seminar room 005
Presenter
Anke Timmermann (MPIWG)

August 2013

August 30 |
11:00 to 13:00
Colloquium Series MPR-Group Lipphardt
Organizers
Max Planck Research Group Lipphardt
Address
Max-Planck-Institut für Wissenschaftsgeschichte, Villa, Harnackstraße 5, 14195 Berlin
Presenter
Ricardo Ventura Santos (Oswaldo Cruz Foundation and National Museum, Rio de Janeiro)
August 30 |
10:00 to 17:00
Workshop
Organizers
Sonja Brentjes, Stefan Paul Trzeciok and Helge Wendt
Address
Max Planck Institute for the History of Science, Boltzmannstraße 22, 14195 Berlin
Presenter
August 29 |
11:00 to 13:00
Colloquium Series MPR-Group Lipphardt
Organizers
Max Planck Research Group Lipphardt
Address
Max Planck Institute for the History of Science, Villa, Harnackstraße 5, 14195 Berlin
Presenter
Johanna Gonçalves Martin (University of Cambridge)
August 28 |
11:00 to 13:00
Colloquium Series MPR-Group Lipphardt
Organizers
Max Planck Research Group Lipphardt
Address
Max Planck Institute for the History of Science, Villa, Harnackstraße 5, 14195 Berlin
Presenter
Maria Letitia Galluzzi Bizzo (Federal University of Rio de Janeiro)
August 21 |
15:00 to 17:00
Summer Colloquium
Organizers
„Modern Geometry and the Concept of Space“
Address
Max Planck Institute for the History of Science, Boltzmannstraße 22, 14195 Berlin
Presenter
Eduardo Giovannini (University of Buenos Aires)
August 14 |
15:00 to 17:00
Summer Colloquium
Organizers
„Modern Geometry and the Concept of Space“
Address
Max Planck Institute for the History of Science, Boltzmannstraße 22, 14195 Berlin
Presenter
Jacqueline Feke (University of Chicago)
August 7 |
15:00 to 17:00
Summer Colloquium
Organizers
„Modern Geometry and the Concept of Space“
Address
Max Planck Institute for the History of Science, Boltzmannstraße 22, 14195 Berlin
Presenter
Tzuchien Tho (BBAW)

July 2013

July 31 |
15:00 to 17:00
Summer Colloquium
Organizers
„Modern Geometry and the Concept of Space“
Address
Max Planck Institute for the History of Science, Boltzmannstraße 22, 14195 Berlin
Presenter
Henry Zepeda (University of Oklahoma)
July 24 |
15:00 to 17:00
Summer Colloquium
Organizers
„Modern Geometry and the Concept of Space“
Address
Max Planck Institute for the History of Science, Boltzmannstraße 22, 14195 Berlin
Presenter
Angela Axworthy (MPIWG)
July 17 |
15:00 to 17:00
Summer Colloquium
Organizers
„Modern Geometry and the Concept of Space“
Address
Max Planck Institute for the History of Science, Boltzmannstraße 22, 14195 Berlin
Presenter
Davide Crippa (Université Paris VII)
July 10 |
17:00 to 19:00
Podiumsdiskussion
Organizers
DFG Netzwerk „Hör-Wissen im Wandel. Zur Wissensgeschichte des Hörens in der Moderne“
Address
Jacob-und-Wilhelm-Grimm-Zentrum, Geschwister-Scholl-Straße 3, 10117 Berlin, Auditorium
Presenter
Wolfgang Auhagen (Martin-Luther-Universität Halle-Wittenberg), Lorraine Daston (MPIWG, Berlin), Marcus Gammel (Deutschlandfunk, Berlin), Stefan Koelsch (FU, Berlin), Thomas Y. Levin (Princeton University), Stefan Weinzierl (TU, Berlin)
July 10 |
15:00 to 18:00
Summer Colloquium
Organizers
„Modern Geometry and the Concept of Space“
Address
Max Planck Institute for the History of Science, Boltzmannstraße 22, 14195 Berlin
Presenter
Henny Blomme (University of Edinburgh)
July 10 |
15:00 to 18:00
Summer Colloquium
Organizers
„Modern Geometry and the Concept of Space“
Address
Max Planck Institute for the History of Science, Boltzmannstraße 22, 14195 Berlin
Presenter
Tal Glezer (Stanford University)

June 2013

June 17 to June 19
Workshop
Organizers
This workshop is organized by the Scuola Normale Superiore in cooperation with the Max Planck Institute for the History of Science.
Address
Centro di Ricerca Matematica, Ennio De Giorgi, Palazzo Puteano, Scuola Normale Superiore, Piazza dei Cavalieri, 3, 56126 – Pisa, Italy
Presenter
June 14 |
10:00 to 19:00
Scholars' Forum
Organizers
Max Planck Institute for the History of Science
Address
Max Planck Institute for the History of Science, Boltzmannstraße 22, 14195 Berlin
Presenter
June 7 |
10:00 to 16:30
Workshop
Organizers
Sabine Arnaud
Address
Max Planck Institute for the History of Science, Boltzmannstraße 22, 14195 Berlin, room 265
Presenter
John Carson (Michigan), Kathryn M. Olesko (Georgetown), Sabine Arnaud (Berlin), Sophia Rosenfeld (Virginia)

May 2013

May 31 to June 2
Conference
Organizers
This workshop is organized by the Centre d'Història de La Ciència in cooperation with the Max Planck Institute for the History of Science.
Address
Edifici Jaum I, c/ Ramon Trias Fargas, 25-27,Universitat Pompeu Fabra, 08005 Barcelona
Presenter
May 29 |
9:30 to 17:30
Workshop
Organizers
Vincenzo De Risi
Address
Max Planck Institute for the History of Science, Boltzmannstraße 22, 14195 Berlin, conference room
Presenter
Sander de Boer (Radboud University), Angelika Bönker-Vallon (Universität Kassel), Richard T.W. Arthur (McMaster University), Douglas Jesseph (University of South Florida
May 16 to May 17
Workshop
Organizers
Address
Max Planck Institute for the History of Science, Boltzmannstraße 22, 14195 Berlin
Presenter
Whitney Cox (SOAS/University of Chicago), Islam Dayeh (Zukunftsphilologie/Freie Universität Berlin), Nicolai Sinai (University of Oxford), Matthias Schemmel (Max-Planck-Institut für Wissenschaftsgeschichte)

April 2013

April 25 to April 27
International Conference
Organizers
Marianne Sommer (Lucerne), Susanne Bauer (Frankfurt), Veronika Lipphardt (Berlin), Staffan Müller-Wille (Exeter), Sandra Widmer (Berlin)
Address
University of Lucerne, Froburgstrasse 3, 6002 Lucerne
Presenter
April 24 |
14:00 to 18:00
Workshop
Organizers
Address
MPIWG, Boltzmannstr. 22, 14195 Berlin, Konferenzraum
Presenter
Daniel Sutherland (University of Illinois - Chicago), Jeremy Heis (University of California - Chicago), Erik Banks (Wright State University)
April 12 |
9:30 to 17:00
Organizers
Max-Planck-Institut für Wissenschaftsgeschichte, Berlin
Address
Friedrichstraße 191-193, 10117 Berlin, Raum 5028
Presenter
Thomas Brandstetter, Anja Sattelmacher, Roland Wittje, Ray Macauley, Jan Müggenburg
April 9 |
10:00 to 16:00
Gedenkkolloquium
Organizers
Address
Max-Planck-Institut für Wissenschaftsgeschichte, Boltzmannstr. 22, 14195 Berlin, Konferenzraum
Presenter
Jürgen Renn (Berlin), Hans Neumann (Münster), Markus Mode (Halle/Saale), Karin Rührdanz (Toronto), Ulf Jäger (Gronau), Thomas Wyrwoll (Frankfurt a.M.), Johannes Renger (Berlin), Ute Pietruschka (Halle/Saale), Joachim Marzahn (Berlin), Reingart Neumann (Münster), Holger Schuckelt (Dresden), Sylvia Winckelmann (Halle/Saale)

March 2013

March 7 to March 8
Conference
Organizers
Address
Max Planck Institute for the History of Science, Boltzmannstraße 22, 14195 Berlin
Presenter

February 2013

February 20 | 15:00
Institute's Colloquium
Address
Max Planck Institute for the History of Science, Boltzmannstraße 22, 14195 Berlin
Presenter
David Sepkoski (Berlin)

January 2013

January 31 to February 1
Workshop
Organizers
Karin Leonhard, Sven Dupré
Address
Max Planck Institute for the History of Science, Boltzmannstraße 22, 14195 Berlin
Presenter
January 23 | 15:00
Institute's Colloquium
Address
Max Planck Institute for the History of Science, Boltzmannstraße 22, 14195 Berlin
Presenter
Patrick Boner (Baltimore)

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