Information and Computing in Nature: Philosophical Perspective

December 1, 2022

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OPENING LECTURE: Gordana Dodig-Crnkovic, Mechanisms of Cognition and Intelligence in Nature:Models of Cognitive Information Processing Beyond theTuring Model of Computation.

Ulrich Stegmann, On Shea’s teleosemantic account of genetic information

Kristina Šekrst, Taming of the shroom: fungi, computation and mycophilosophy

Karl Javorszky, Ordometric Counting

Andrzej Bielecki, Michael Schmittel, Structural information and application to chemistry and biology

Łukasz Mścisławski, Is Copehagen-like AI paradigm satisfactory?

Timothy Tambassi, Perspectivism on Information System Ontologies

Roman Krzanowski, Paweł Polak, The Concepts of Information and Computing in Swarms

Emanuel Diamant, Data-driven Bioinformatics is a popular but wrong and misleading attempt to assess the information-handling abilities of natural biological systems

Luke Kersten, Mechanistic Computation and its Problems: An Abstract Solution

David Thorstad, Against the singularity hypothesis

Wiktor Rorot, Counting on the Cilia: Morphological Computation and Morphogenesis

Nir Fresco, Miscomputation and Computational Indeterminacy

Mariusz Stanowski, Binary Model of Universe

Marcin Rządeczka, A computational perspective on complex mental disorders. Are mental disorders just suboptimal algorithms?

Louis H Kauffman, Replication and Self-Reference in Formal Systems and in Biology

Andrew Richmond, Computational Externalism

CLOSING LECTURE: Mark Burgin, Rao Mikkilineni, Information in the physical world: A New Perspective from the General Theory of Information.


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Meeting ID: 885 1926 0184

Access code: 661387

For additional information please contact Pawel Polak or Roman Krzanowski, at: NatureCom.2022[at]

The e-book of abstracts is available on request.

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