The 4th East Asia & Southeast Asia Conference on the Philosophy of Science 2014

The Fourth East Asia & Southeast Asia Conference on the Philosophy of Science 2014
Institut Latihan Islam Malaysia (ILIM), Bangi, Selangor, Malaysia, November 5-6, 2014


0800-0845 Breakfast

0845-0900 Registration
Arrival of Director of Institut Latihan Islam Malaysia (ILIM)
Arrival of Prof. Datuk Dr. Noor Azlan Ghazali, Vice Chancellor of Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM)

Welcoming speech by Prof. Dato’’ Dr. Mohd Yusof Othman, Director of Institut Islam Hadhari
Officiating speech by Prof. Datuk Dr. Noor Azlan Ghazali, Vice Chancellor of Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM)

0930-0940 Photography session

SESSION 1 (Chair: Prof. Ir. Dato’’ Dr. Wan Ramli Wan Daud, ASASI)
0940-1010 Presentation 1
“The Enduring Legacy Of Muslim Civilization”
(Prof. Dato’’ Dr. Mohd Yusof Hj Othman, MALAYSIA)

1010-1040 Presentation 2
“Neo-Confucian Philosophy of Science: From Zhu Xi and Yulgok”
(Prof. Dr. Seung-Chong Lee, SOUTH KOREA)

1040-1100 Question and answer session

1100-1120 Break

SESSION 2 (Chair: Assoc. Prof. Shigeyuki Aoki, Aizu University)
1120-1150 Presentation 3
“The Ever Changing Malayonesian Cosmological Doctrines based on Some Great Writings in Malay and the Architectural Design of the Oldest Temples and Mosques”
(Dr. Shaharir Md. Zain, MALAYSIA)

1150-1220 Presentation 4
“Antifragility Reconsidered: Eastern and Western Philosophical Perspectives”
(Dr. Kai-Yuan Cheng, TAIWAN)

1220-1250 Presentation 5
“Human Reason in Context”
(Dr. Szu-Ting Chen, CHINA)

1250-1320 Question and answer session

1300-1420 Lunch and Prayer

SESSION 3 (Chair: Dr. Shaharir Md. Zain, ASASI)
1420-1450 Presentation 5
“Islamic Philosophy of Technology”
(Prof. Ir. Dato’’ Dr. Wan Ramli Wan Daud, MALAYSIA)

1450-1520 Presentation 6
“From Earth Sciences to Earth Science – Conception of Earth Science”
(Assoc. Prof. Shigeyuki Aoki, JAPAN)

1520-1540 Question and answer session

1540-1600 Break

SESSION 4 (Chair: Prof. Dr. Daiwie Fu, National Yang-Ming University)
1600-1630 Presentation 7
“Investigating Reason and Emotion in Xunzi’s Moral Psychology”
(Prof. Dr. Hua Wang, TAIWAN)

1630-1700 Presentation 8
“On Islamic Cosmological Principles”
(Prof. Dr. Shahidan Radiman, MALAYSIA)

1700-1720 Question and answer session

1720 End of day 1

2000-2100 Dinner


0830-0900 Breakfast

SESSION 5 (Chair: Prof. Dr. Hua Wang, National Chengchi University)
0900–0930 Presentation 9
“The Epistemic Structure of Quantum Theory and ‘’Seoul Interpretation'”
(Prof. Dr. Jung Won Lee, SOUTH KOREA)

0930-1000 Presentation 10
“Reconstruction of the Concept of Physical Quantity”
(Dr. Hajime Sugio, JAPAN)

1000-1030 Presentation 11:
“The Lewis-Teller Conjecture on Bayesian Conditionalization via the Diachronic Dutch Book Argument”
(Dr. Tsuyoshi Yokoo, JAPAN)

1030 – 1100 Question and answer session

1100 – 1120 Break

SESSION 6 (Chair: Assoc. Prof. Tetsuji Iseda, Kyoto University)
1120-1150 Presentation 12
“The Downward Causation and Neurophenomenology”
(Prof. Dr. Young E Rhee, SOUTH KOREA)

1150-1220 Presentation 13
“Rethinking about Mechanisms with Models in Biological Sciences”
(Mr. Yuki Sugawara, JAPAN)

1220-1240 Question and answer session

1240-1400 Lunch and Prayer

SESSION 7 (Chair: Prof. Dr. Jung Won Lee, University of Seoul)
1400-1430 Presentation 14
“To Reconsider the Contemporary Relationship between STS and the Philosophy of Science”
(Prof. Dr. Daiwie Fu, TAIWAN)

1430-1500 Presentation 15
“Chinese-Malay Classification of Knowledge”
(Dr. Tee Boon Chuan, MALAYSIA)

1500-1520 Question and answer session

1520-1540 Break

SESSION 8 (Chair: Prof. Dr. Young E Rhee, Kangwon National University)
1540-1610 Presentation 16
“Historical Reconsideration of Empirical Adequacy as the Aim of Science”
(Assoc. Prof. Tetsuji Iseda, JAPAN)

1610-1640 Presentation 17
“Astrology According to al-Kindīi and al-Ghazāalīi”
(Mr. Wan Mohd Aimran Wan Mohd Kamil, MALAYSIA)

1640-1700 Resolution & Discussion

Closing remarks by Yang Berbahagia Dato’’ Haji Othman Mustapha, Director of Jabatan Kemajuan Islam Malaysia (JAKIM)