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Fourth International Meeting of the APMP (October 23-27, 2017, Salvador da Bahia, Brazil)

Call for papers
Closed. Notification will be sent out by April 30th.

All speakers, other than invited speakers, are kindly requested to confirm their participation before May 30th by filling out the registration form ( and paying the conference fee (US$ 100) via PayPal. An invoice will be sent by to the email entered in the registration form. This fee will cover congress materials, coffee breaks, and a conference dinner. For participants without a permanent position there is a discounted conference fee of US$ 50.
For those who want to attend the conference without presenting a paper, the conference fee is also US$ 50 and the registration deadline is September 30th.
The Fourth Meeting of the APMP will take place at the Hotel Sol Barra ( For participants who have confirmed their participation, the hotel offers special discounts for single and double rooms. For reservations, please contact Tâmara Rabelo.

Keynote speakers
Luiz Carlos Pereira – Brazil
Carmen Adame Martínez – México
Valeria Giardino – France
José Ferreirós – Spain
Erich Reck – USA

Round Tables
Platonism in Mathematical Practice
Elaine Landry (USA) / Oswaldo Chateaubriand (Brazil) / Marco Panza (France)

Formal and informal proofs
Jessica Carter (Denmark) / Dag Prawitz (Sweden) / Max Dickmann (France)

On the relationship between geometry and arithmetic: the theories of proportion from Euclid to Hilbert
Organizer: Davide Crippa (Czech Republic)
Speakers: Vincent Julien (France) / Davide Crippa (Czech Republic) / Eduardo Giovannini (Argentina)

Varieties of visualization in mathematics
Organizer: Silvia De Toffoli (USA)
Speakers: Silvia De Toffoli (USA) / Javier Legris (Argentine) / Danielle Macbeth (USA)

Education and mathematical practice
Organizer: Gert Schubring (Brazil)
Speakers: Tinne Hoff Kjeldsen (Dennmark) / Jorge Molina (Brazil) / Gert Schubring (Brazil)

Contradictory objects in mathematical practice
Organizer: Walter Carnielli (Brazil)
Speakers: Walter Carnielli (Brazil) / Giorgio Venturi (Brazil) / Abilio Rodriguez (Brazil)

Organizing Committee
Abel Lassalle Casanave – Brazil —– Chair
Frank Thomas Sautter – Brazil
Wagner Sanz – Brazil
Gisele Secco – Brazil
Waldomiro Silva Filho – Brazil
Marco Aurelio Oliveira – Brazil
Itala Loffredo d’Ottaviano – Brazil

Scientific Committee
Luis Carlos Arboleda – Colombia
Jessica Carter – Denmark
Oswaldo Chateaubriand – Brazil
Elaine Landry – USA
Paolo Mancosu – USA
Marco Panza – France -—- Chair

This meeting is made possible due to the generous support of the Brazilian Logic Society (SBL) and the Brazilian Society for Analytic Philosophy (SBFA).