ConChaMo 5: Conceptual Change Across Disicplines

For all abstracts, see the event's abstracts page.

Monday 3.6. 2013

09.30-11.00: Transportation to Porvoo. Transportation leaves at the main door of Sokos Hotel Helsinki.
11.30-12.30: Lunch
12.30-13.00: Welcome and the introduction of the workshop

13.00-15.00: Theme Session 1: Concepts, Conceptual Change and the Plurality of Concepts
13.00-14.00: Edouard Machery: Conceptual Change and the Plurality of Concepts
14.00-15.00: Stellan Ohlsson: The Role of Utility in Deep Learning
15.00-15.30: Coffee
15.30-16.15: Theme Session 1: Discussion. Origins of Plurality of Concepts.
16.15-16.45: Break
16.45-17.15: The Results of the Survey

19.00- Dinner at Restaurant Sinne (Läntinen Aleksanterinkatu 1)

Tuesday 4.6. 2013

09.00-11.00: Theme Session 2: Conceptual Change and interdisciplinary coordination
09.00-10.00: Hanne Andersen: Conceptual Change Across Disicplines
10.00-10.15: Coffee
10.15-11.15: Ingo Brigandt: Epistemic aims and values tied to a biological concept: conceptual change, conceptual variation, and interdisciplinary coordination
11.15-12.00: Discussion.
12.00-13.30: Lunch
13.30-14.30: Group work: How to make progress in conceptual change research
14.30-15.30: The results of group work
15.30-15.45: Coffee
15.45-16.30 Theme Session 3: Modeling Conceptual Change: Short viewpoints (15 min), projected on presentations.

16.30-16.15: Break
16.15-17.15: Brainstorming ways to make progress in modeling (in groups A-C, 20 min groupwork, then discussion).
19.00- Dinner at the restaurant Vanha Laamanni (Vuorikatu 17)

Wednesday 5.6. 2013

09.30-11.00 A walking tour in Old Porvoo (and in the remains of the old Viking castle!)
12.00-13.00: Lunch
13.00-15.00: Theme Session 4: Conceptual Change in Science Education
13.00-13.40: Mariana Levin: A complex systems perspective on strategy emergence
13.40-14.10: Tamer Amin: An Account of Concepts for Studying Conceptual Change in Science Education
14.15-15.00: Discussion: The Most Important Topic I Will Devote My Time and Energy
5.00-15.30: Coffee and Wrapping Up & Conclusion
16.00- Transportation to Helsinki. Transportation leaves at the main door of Hotel Seurahovi.