Monday, June 17


09:00-09:25 Registration
09:25-09:30 Opening of the Summer School
09:30-11:00 Boris Kožnjak: Technology, philosophy and science
11:00-11:15 Coffee break
11:15-12:45 Martino Rossi Monti: The apocalypse of modernity: Intellectuals and technology in the 20th century
12:45-14:30 Lunch break
14:30-16:00 Marie-Élise Zovko: Technai, epistēmai and poiēsis in Plato and Plotinus: Tacit knowledge in classical and post-classical intellectualism and implications for a post-technological concept of mind
16:00-16:15 Coffee break
16:15-17:45 Seminar presentations
Hanna Kurovska: The liaison between science and technology in the actor-network theory framework

Karolina Rybačiauskaite, Karen Barad’s views on science and technology

Lilia Mitsiou: Monuments of desire


Tuesday, June 18


09:30-11:00 Srećko Kovač: Logic and machines
11:00-11:15 Coffee break
11:15-12:45 Jure Zovko: Heidegger’s critique of modern technology: A critical approach
12:45-14:30 Lunch break
14:30-16:00 Davor Pećnjak / Matej Sušnik: Ethical problems of modern military technology
16:00-16:15 Coffee break
16:15-17:45 Seminar presentations
Dijana Magđinski: AlphaFold – black boxing and reproducibility

Szilvia Finta: What is the logic of ethics? Some remarks for developers of ethics of AI from the perspective of the Hebrew Scripture and the ancient Rabbinic law

Duje Kovačević: ‘Killer robots’ or ‘Kill the Robots’?

Lovro Furjanić: Artificially generated knowledge in Black Mirror

Wednesday, June 19


09:30-11:00 Zdravko Radman: Tools, technology and the extended mind
11:00-11:15 Coffee break
11:15-12:45 Luka Boršić: Mechanization of nature at the outset of modern science
12:45-14:30 Lunch break
14:30-16:00 Seminar presentations
Matija Vigato: Gameplay as situated activity

Nathasja van Luijn: Empedocles’ use of the clepsydra to explain natural phenomena

Michal Oleksowicz: New mechanical philosophers: Continuity or confrontation with the mechanical modern philosophy

Sezen Bektaş: Knowledge after the end of nature


16:00-16:15 Coffee break
18:00 Guided sightseeing of Zagreb



Thursday, June 20


09:30-11:00 Dušan Dožudić: The metaphysics of artefacts
11:00-11:15 Coffee break
11:15-12:45 Tomislav Bracanović: Ethics and new technologies
12:45-14:30 Lunch break
15:00 Organized visit to the Technical Museum Nikola Tesla
19:30 Closing of the summer school & Farewell banquet