Talks


Invited Talks

[14] Gebharter, A. (2017, November). Uncovering constitutive relevance relations in mechanisms. Paper presented at the Research Colloquium of the Research Unit for Epistemology, Metaphysics, and Philosophy of Cognition, Aarhus, Denmark.

[13] Gebharter, A. (2017, October). Causal exclusion and causal Bayes nets. Job talk at the University of Graz, Graz, Germany.

[12] Retzlaff, N., & Gebharter, A. (2017, September). A new proposal how to handle counterexamples to Markov causation à la Cartwright, or: Fixing the chemical factory. In F. Boge (Organizer), Modeling physical reality. Workshop conducted at the Salzburg Conference for Young Analytic Philosophy 2017 (SOPhiA 2017), Salzburg, Austria.

[11] Gebharter, A. (2017, June). Causal exclusion and causal Bayes nets. Job talk at the Saarland University, Saarbrücken, Germany.

[10] Gebharter, A. (2016, October). Uncovering constitutive relevance relations in mechanisms. Job talk at the Frankfurt School of Finance and Management, Frankfurt, Germany.

[9] Gebharter, A. (2016, April). Causal reasoning and inference with causal Bayes nets [Plenary talk]. In J. Rogger, & J. Walker (Organizers), Causality. Workshop of the Swiss Graduate Society for Logic and Philosophy of Science (SGSLPS), Geneva, Switzerland.

[8] Gebharter, A. (2016, March). Uncovering constitutive relevance relations in mechanisms. In M. Baumgartner, & L. Casini (Organizers), Constitution and constitutional discovery. Symposium conducted at the 2nd International Conference of the German Society for Philosophy of Science (GWP.2016), Duesseldorf, Germany.

[7] Gebharter, A. (2015, September). Introduction to causal (Bayes) nets. In N. Retzlaff (Organizer), Causality meets quantum mechanics. Workshop conducted at the Salzburg Conference for Young Analytic Philosophy 2015 (SOPhiA 2015), Salzburg, Austria.

[6] Gebharter, A., & Schurz, G. (2015, September). Philosophy of Science in Germany. Paper presented at the opening ceremony of the 5th Conference of the European Philosophy of Science Association (EPSA15), Duesseldorf, Germany.

[5] Gebharter, A., & Schurz, G. (2014, November). A modeling approach for mechanisms featuring causal cycles. In M. Weber (Organizer), How Adequate are Causal Graphs and Bayesian Networks for Modeling Biological Mechanisms? Symposium conducted at the 24th Biennial Meeting of the Philosophy of Science Association (PSA 2014), Chicago, United States of America.

[4] Baumgartner, M., & Gebharter, A. (2013, August). Constitutive relevance, mutual manipulability, and fathandedness. In L. Kästner, & M. Eronen (Organizers), On the Empirical Assessment of Constitutive Relevance Relations. Symposium conducted at the 4th Conference of the Euro- pean Philosophy of Science Association (EPSA13), Helsinki, Finland.

[3] Gebharter, A., & Baumgartner, M. (2013, May). Constitutive relevance and mutual manipulability. In B. Leuridan, & E. Weber (Organizers), Mechanisms, Causality, and Explanation. Workshop conducted at the University of Ghent, Belgium.

[2] Unterhuber, M., Gebharter, A., & Schurz, G. (2013, March). Philosophy of science in Germany — a report. Paper presented at the 1st International Conference of the German Society for Philosophy of Science (GWP.2013), Hannover, Germany.

[1] Gebharter, A. (2011, June). Solving the flagpole problem. In D. Birnbacher, & D. Hommen (Organizers), Workshop with J. Schaffer. Workshop conducted at the Heinrich Heine University Duesseldorf, Germany.


Peer-Reviewed Talks

[28] Gebharter, A. (2017, September). Causal exclusion and causal Bayes nets. Paper presented at the 24th Congress of the German Society for Philosophy (DGPhil 2017), Berlin, Germany.

[27] Retzlaff, N., & Gebharter, A. (2017, September). A new proposal how to handle counterexamples to Markov causation à la Cartwright, or: Fixing the chemical factory. Paper presented at the 5th Conference of the European Philosophy of Science Association (EPSA17), Exeter, United Kingdom.

[26] Gebharter, A. (2017, August). Causal exclusion and causal Bayes nets. Paper presented at the 9th European Congress of Analytic Philosophy (ECAP9), Munich, Germany.

[25] Retzlaff, N., & Gebharter, A. (2017, August). A new proposal how to handle counterexamples to Markov causation à la Cartwright, or: Fixing the chemical factory. Paper presented at the 9th European Congress of Analytic Philosophy (ECAP9), Munich, Germany.

[24] Gebharter, A. (2017, June). Causal exclusion and causal Bayes nets. Paper presented at the Triennial International Conference of the Italian Society for Logic and Philosophy of Science 2017 (SILFS 2017), Bologna, Italy.

[23] Retzlaff, N., & Gebharter, A. (2017, June). A new proposal how to handle counterexamples to Markov causation à la Cartwright, or: Fixing the chemical factory. Paper presented at the Triennial International Conference of the Italian Society for Logic and Philosophy of Science 2017 (SILFS 2017), Bologna, Italy.

[22] Gebharter, A., & Retzlaff, N. (2017, April). A new proposal how to handle counterexamples to Markov causation à la Cartwright, or: Fixing the chemical factory. Paper presented at the 5th Annual Meeting of the Nordic Network for Philosophy of Science (NNPS 2017), Copenhagen, Denmark.

[21] Gebharter, A. (2016, June). Causal exclusion and causal Bayes nets. Paper presented at the conference Causality in the Sciences of the Mind and Brain (CitSoMaB) [part of the Causality in the Sciences conference series], Aarhus, Denmark.

[20] Gebharter, A., & Schurz, G. (2015, August). Causality as a theoretical concept, intervention assumptions, and empirical content. Paper presented at the 15th Congress of Logic, Methodology, and Philosophy of Science (CLMPS 2015), Helsinki, Finland.

[19] Gebharter, A. (2015, July). Causal exclusion and causal Bayes nets. Paper presented at the Annual Conference of the British Society for the Philosophy of Science 2015 (BSPS 2015), Man- chester, United Kingdom.

[18] Gebharter, A., & Schurz, G. (2015, June). How Occam’s razor provides a neat definition of direct causation. Paper presented at the 10th Congress of the Austrian Association for Philosophy, Innsbruck, Austria.

[17] Gebharter, A. (2014, September). A formal framework for representing mechanisms? Paper presented at the 23rd Congress of the German Association for Philosophy (DKPhil XXIII), Münster, Germany.

[16] Gebharter, A., & Schurz, G. (2014, August). Causality as a theoretical concept: Explanatory warrant and empirical content of the theory of causal nets. Paper presented at the 8th European Congress of Analytic Philosophy (ECAP 8), Bucharest, Romania.

[15] Gebharter, A., & Schurz, G. (2014, July). How Occam’s razor provides a neat definition of direct causation. In J. Mooij, D. Janzing, J. Peters, T. Claassen, & A. Hyttinen (Organizers), Causal Inference: Learning and Prediction. Workshop conducted at the 30th Conference on Uncertainty in Artificial Intelligence (UAI 2014), Quebec City, Canada.

[14] Gebharter, A., & Schurz, G. (2013, September). Old and new problems for Woodward’s interventionist theory of causation. Paper presented at the Conference on Logic and Philosophy of Science (CLPS13), Ghent, Belgium.

[13] Gebharter, A., & Schurz, G. (2013, July). Old and new problems for Woodward’s interventionist theory of causation. Paper presented at the conference Causality and Experimentation in the Sciences (CaEitS) [part of the Causality in the Sciences conference series], Paris, France.

[12] Gebharter, A. (2013, April). Mutual manipulability: Sufficient for uncovering constitutive relevance relations? Paper presented at the Graduate Conference in Theoretical Philosophy 2013, Groningen, The Netherlands.

[11] Baumgartner, M., & Gebharter, A. (2013, March). Mutual manipulability and constitutive relevance. In M. Baumgartner (Organizer), Interventionism and multi-level causation. Symposium conducted at the 1st International Conference of the German Society for Philosophy of Science (GWP.2013), Hannover, Germany.

[10] Gebharter, A. (2013, March). A formal framework for representing mechanisms? Paper presented at the 1st International Conference of the German Society for Philosophy of Science (GWP.2013), Hannover, Germany.

[9] Gebharter, A. (2013, March). Causality as an empirically significant theoretical concept. Paper presented at the graduate conference Philosophy of Science 2013, Hannover, Germany.

[8] Gebharter, A. (2013, February). A formal framework for representing mechanisms? Paper presented at the graduate workshop Systematic Analytic Philosophy and Interdisciplinary Research (Saphir), Bochum, Germany.

[7] Gebharter, A. (2012, September). A formal framework for representing mechanisms? Paper presented at the 8th International Conference of the German Society for Analytic Philosophy (GAP.8), Constance, Germany.

[6] Gebharter, A. (2012, May). Faithfulness, why it typically holds, and how it can be restored when it does not hold. Paper presented at the 5th Graduate Conference of the Austrian Association for Philosophy, Salzburg, Austria.

[5] Gebharter, A. (2011, September). Explaining regularities: A theory of causality with empirical content. Paper presented at the 7th European Congress of Analytic Philosophy (ECAP 7), Milan, Italy.

[4] Gebharter, A. (2011, July). Determining causal relevancies at event-level. Paper presented at the 14th Congress of Logic, Methodology, and Philosophy of Science (CLMPS 2011), Nancy, France.

[3] Gebharter, A. (2011, April). Crossing the border between metaphysics and empirical science. Paper presented at the 9th Congress of the Austrian Association for Philosophy, Vienna, Austria.

[2] Gebharter, A., & Mirnig, A. G. (2010, August). The argument from hallucination in the light of modern formal philosophy. Paper presented at the Young Philosophy Graduates Conference, Darmstadt, Germany.

[1] Gebharter, A., & Gugerell, S. H. (2009, September). A comparative theory of the scientific character of theories. Paper presented at the Young Philosophy Graduates Conference, Darmstadt, Germany.


Other Talks

[13] Gebharter, A. (2018, January). Freedom and causality. Paper presented at the Research Colloquium of the Department of Philosophy at the Heinrich Heine University Duesseldorf, Germany.

[12] Gebharter, A. (2017, July). Causal exclusion and causal Bayes nets. In A. Gebharter, D. Hommen, & G. Schurz (Organizers), Theories of causation: Mental causation, negative causation, and other challenges. Workshop conducted at the Heinrich Heine University Duesseldorf, Germany.

[11] Gebharter, A. (2016, January). Causal nets: Content, warrant, interventions, and mechanisms. Dissertation thesis defence at the Heinrich Heine University Duesseldorf, Germany.

[10] Gebharter, A. (2015, September). Causal exclusion and causal Bayes nets. Paper presented at the Salzburg Conference for Young Analytic Philosophy 2015 (SOPhiA 2015), Salzburg, Austria.

[9] Gebharter, A. (2015, April). Causal exclusion and causal Bayes nets. In A. Gebharter, & G. Schurz (Organizers), Workshop with Christopher R. Hitchcock. Workshop conducted at the Heinrich Heine University Duesseldorf, Germany.

[8] Gebharter, A., & Schurz, G. (2013, October). Old and new problems for Woodward’s interventionist theory of causation. Paper presented at the Research Colloquium of the Department of Philosophy at the Heinrich Heine University Duesseldorf, Germany.

[7] Schurz, G., & Gebharter, A. (2013, June). Causality as a theoretical concept. In M. Unterhuber, A. Gebharter, and G. Schurz (Organizers), The Philosophy of Clark Glymour. Symposium conducted at the Heinrich Heine University Duesseldorf, Germany.

[6] Gebharter, A. (2012, November). Mutual manipulability: Sufficient for uncovering constitutive relevance relations? Paper presented at the Research Colloquium of the Department of Philosophy at the Heinrich Heine University Duesseldorf, Germany.

[5] Gebharter, A., & Schurz, G. (2012, September). Why causality is not superfluous. In A. Gebharter (Organizer), Causality. Symposium conducted at the Salzburg Conference for Young Analytic Philosophy 2012 (SOPhiA 2012), Salzburg, Austria.

[4] Gebharter, A. (2012, May). A formal framework for representing mechanisms? Paper presented at the Research Colloquium of the Department of Philosophy at the Heinrich Heine University Duesseldorf, Germany.

[3] Gebharter, A. (2011, November). Applications of causality theory: Mechanisms and causal cycles. In G. Schurz, & A. Gebharter (Organizers), Explanation, Causality, and Unification. Workshop conducted at the Heinrich Heine University Duesseldorf, Germany.

[2] Gebharter, A. (2011, May). Causal graphs and mechanisms. Paper presented at the Research Colloquium of the Department of Philosophy at the Heinrich Heine University Duesseldorf, Germany.

[1] Gebharter, A. (2010, December) Causal graphs, empirical content, and testability. Paper presented at the Philosophical Colloquium of the Department of Philosophy at the Heinrich Heine University Duesseldorf, Germany.


You find slides of some of my presentations here.