The objective of the workshop will be to understand and evaluate the idea that mathematicians do not merely pile up proofs of theorems, but have other aims as well. Philosophy of mathematics can reflect on what this "extra" could be. A non-exhaustive list of topics that try to describe such aims is:

A selection of the papers will be published as a special issue of Logique et Analyse, edited by Joachim Frans and Bart Van Kerkhove. All speakers that are interested
are asked to submit a final version of their papers by
March 15th, 2016. A standard refereeing process will apply.

Scientific Committee

Jeremy Avigad, Alan Baker, Ronny Desmet, Joachim Frans, Karen Francois, Brendan Larvor, Jean Paul Van Bendegem, Bart Van Kerkhove

Organizing Committee

Jeremy Avigad, Alan Baker, Sven Delariviere, Ronny Desmet, Joachim Frans, Karen Francois, Yacin Hamami, Brendan Larvor, Colin Rittberg, Jean Paul Van Bendegem, Bart Van Kerkhove, Nigel Vinckier

Contact

Joachim Frans
Vrije Universiteit Brussel - FILO Department
Pleinlaan 2, B-1050 Brussels, Belgium
e-mail: jfrans@vub.ac.be