Saint Petersburg State University
St. Petersburg Philosophical Society
DAYS OF PHILOSOPHY IN ST. PETERSBURG – 2019
DIGITALIZATION OF THE MODERN WORLD
November 21-23, 2019
Supported by Russian Foundation for Fundamental Research Project # 19-011-20015
Committee on Science and Higher Education of the Government of St. Petersburg
Institute of Philosophy, St. Petersburg State University
St. Petersburg, Mendeleev Line, 5
The international scientific and cultural forum “Days of Philosophy in St. Petersburg” in 2019 is dedicated to the topic of digitalization of the modern world and society. Digital technologies have penetrated into various areas of our lives and are no longer just one of the factors of decision making, but a convenient tool or way of organizing knowledge and life. Digital transformation is a new show itself in new communication channels, information flows, the world of gadgets. It is also a new state of the economy, society, the world, and humankind.
In 2019, the Forum will traditionally open on World Philosophy Day, announced by UNESCO. The forum will bring together more than 30 events at various venues in St. Petersburg: conferences, seminars, and round tables will be held at universities, museums, libraries. Within the framework of the Days of Philosophy, presentations of books, films, cultural events, and exhibitions will take place.
On November 21, 2019, at 11:00 at the St. Petersburg State University, the official opening of the “Days of Philosophy in St. Petersburg - 2019” will be held. Symposiums and conferences will begin on the same day.
On November 22 and 23 at the Institute of Philosophy of St. Petersburg State University and at other venues in St. Petersburg, colloquiums, scientific conferences, seminars, and round tables will be held as part of the Days of Philosophy.
On the first day of the Forum, the Award of the St. Petersburg Philosophical Society “Second Navigation” for 2018-2019 will be awarded.
Also on November 22, at 11:00 on Friday, the traditional action “Remembering the Philosophical Steamboat” of 1922 ”will be held near the memorial stone (corner of Lieutenant Schmidt Embankment and 8-9 lines of Vasilievsky Island).
The organizing committee of the Forum “Philosophy Days in St. Petersburg - 2019” invites everyone interested to participate in conferences, round tables, and sections.
To participate in the Forum, registration is required on the website: https://events.spbu.ru/events/philosophy-days-2019?lang=Eng
The official Philosophy Days Program will be published on November 1, 2019.
Institute of Philosophy, St. Petersburg State University:
Tel./fax: +7 (812) 328-94-21
The website of the Institute of Philosophy of St. Petersburg State University: http://philosophy.spbu.ru
Registration and registration fee
In 2019, to participate in the Forum, it is necessary to pay the participation fee of the participant - 1000 rubles. All registered participants who paid the registration fee receive a participant's portfolio.
The registration fee must be paid after registration and confirmation of participation in the Forum, but no later than October 1, 2019: