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What is SIF?

"SIF" stands for "Středoevropský Institut Filosofie" ("The Central-European Institute of Philosophy"). The Institute promotes philosophy and transdisciplinary research. It achieves its goals through a specific curriculum and research, emphasizing the transdisciplinary and intercultural aspects and international cooperation. Furthermore,it hosts workshops and conferences,participates in several publishing activities and promotes the exchange of students and professors.

Conferences

  • Life and Environment in the Philosophy of Jan Patočka

    An annual conference of the research project “Life and Environment. Phenomenological Relations between Subjectivity and Natural World” A meeting of the Central-European Institute of Philosophy, Prague Academical Conference Center, Husova 1a, Prague 1 2nd– 4th November 2016 See the program

  • Natur und Kosmos. Entwürfe der frühen Phänomenologie

    Kolloquium des Mitteleuropäischen Instituts für Philosophie Prag (Fakultät für Humanwissenschaften, Karls-Universität Prag) und dem Institut für Philosophie der Akademie der Wissenschaften der Tschechischen Republik Aus Anlass des 50. Todestags von Hedwig Conrad-Martius In Zusammenarbeit mit Forum Münchener Phänomenologie International (FMPI) The North American Society for Early Phenomenology (NASEP) Villa Lanna, Prag, 12. bis 14. Oktober 2016 Programm herunterladen

  • Journée d’études « Recherches lévinasiennes »

    15 juin 2016 Faculté des sciences humaines de l’Université Charles de Prague U Kříže 8, Prague 5 salle 1036 Programme

  • Ethics and Politics China vs. the West

    An international conference organized by the Central European Institute of Philosophy (Faculty of Humanities, Charles University, Prague) in cooperation with The International Association of the Comparative Study of China and the West (IACSCW) Venue: Villa Lana, Prague, May 13–14, 2016 Conference program

  • Phenomenologies of “Elsewhere”

    An annual conference of the research project “Life and Environment. Phenomenological Relations between Subjectivity and Natural World” (GAČR). A meeting of the Central-European Institute of Philosophy, Prague, organized in cooperation with the Meiji University, Tokio. Venue: Vila Lanna, V Sadech 1, Praha 6 26th and 27th November 2015 Program

  • Erde – Wohnen – Natur. Eugen Fink über die physis des Menschen als ens cosmologicum

    Jahrestagung des Forschungsprojekts „Life and Environment. Phenomenological Relations between Subjectivity and Natural World“ (GAČR) Kolloquium des Mitteleuropäischen Instituts für Philosophie Prag Villa Lanna, 5. und 6. November 2015 Programm hier

  • Classical German Idealism and Phenomenology

    Journal “Horizon. Studies in Phenomenology”, Central European Institute of Philosophy at the Charles University (SIF) and the Institute of philosophy of the Czech Academy of Sciences (Prague, Czech Republic) invites you to international conference “Classical German Idealism and Phenomenology” that takes place in St. Petersburg, Russia on September 13–17, 2015 Conference programs: in English in German

  • The Current Crisis of Europe from the Point of View of Phenomenology

    an international conference to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the Jan Patočka Archives in Prague Prague, May 15th-16th, 2015 One cannot escape today the refrain that Europe is in crisis: economic, social, political and environmental. Yet there is no consensus on what defines this crisis. Even the meaning of the subject, “Europe”, is a matter of convention. ...

  • Phénoménologie et l´inconscient

    Journée d´études Date: le 19 mars. Adresse: 1, rue Jilská, Prague 1, salle nr. 124a Filosofický ústav AV ČR – www.flu.cas.cz Programme

  • Horizons Beyond Borders

    Traditions and Perspectives of the Phenomenological Movement in Central and Eastern Europe 17–19 June, 2015 Budapest, Hungary Confirmed invited speakers include: Michael Gubser (James Madison University) George Heffernan (Merrimack College) Marci Shore (Yale University) Nicolas de Warren (KU Leuven) Please send paper proposals BY THE EXTENDED DEADLINE OF MARCH 8, 2015 See more information here.

  • Journées d‘hommage à László Tengelyi – Tagung László Tengelyi zu Ehren

    Faktizität und Freiheit –Phänomenologie und Metaphysik Facticité et liberté – phénoménologie et métaphysique Journées d‘hommage à László Tengelyi – Tagung László Tengelyi zu Ehren Charles University in Prague, Faculty of Humanities – Erasmus Master Mundus „German and French Philosophy in Europe (EuroPhilosophie) VENUE: Charles University in Prague, Faculty of Humanities, U Kříže 8, Prague 5 Programme

  • Leib und Leben. Perspektiven einer Oikologie

    A conference of the research project „Philosophical Investigations of Body Experiences: Transdisciplinary Perspectives“ (GAP 401/10/1164) organised by the Central European Institute of Philosophy. Venue: Chateau Liblice (http://www.chateau-liblice.com/) 17 -20 September 2014 The invited key note speakers include: CHEUNG Chan-Fai (Hong Kong), HONG Seongha (Soul), Dean Komel (Ljubljana), LAU Kwok-ying (Hong Kong), LEE Nam-In (Soul), NI Liangkang (Guang Zhou), Javier ...

  • Bild – Performance – Improvisation

    Workshop 14. und 15. Mai 2014 Fakulta humanitních studií, U Kříže 8, Praha 5 – Jinonice Programm herunterladen

  • Le désir et le monde, une nouvelle phénoménologie de la vie. Sur l’oeuvre de Renaud Barbaras

    7–9 Mai 2014 Národní třída 3, Prague 1 Salle 205 une conférence organisée par: Université Charles de Prague, Faculté des sciences humaines Académie des Sciences de la République Tchèque Voir le poster Voir le programme

  • Philosophische Anthropologie morgen

    Internationales Kolloquium 30. April bis 2. Mai 2014 Vila Lanna, V Sadech 1, Praha 6 – Bubenec Veranstaltet von: Stredoevropský institut pro filosofii (SIF) / Mitteleuropäisches Institut für Philosophie Fakultät für Humanwissenschaften der Karls-Universität Prag Institut für Philosophie der Akademie der Wissenschaften der Tschechischen Republik Die philosophische Anthropologie erlebt seit etlichen Jahren eine Renaissance. Dabei geht es ihr nicht nur darum, die ...