Recently, the notion of imagination has received much attention, especially in the epistemology of modality. However, what exactly it means to imagine something, and under what circumstances imaginability is a justification for believing in a modal claim, is still up for debate. The conference aims to elucidate the notion of imagination. Central questions to be addressed, among others, are the following:

The interdisciplinarity of the topic is reflected in the expertises of the invited speakers:

The conference will take place from 15th-16th March 2018 in the Beckmann's Hof at the Ruhr-University Bochum, Germany. Attendance is free for everyone, but please register: Register

There is a Call for Abstracts for presentations. The abstracts will be reviewed by at least one of the members of the scientific committee:

Unfortunately, we can't provide any funding for speakers of contributed talks - except for the conference dinner and regular conference catering.