Program of the Workshop
„Determinism/ Indeterminism in Nature
Agency – Genetics – Quantum Mechanics“


March 13, 2014
10:00 – 10:15 a.m.
Bruno Niederbacher (Head of Department) and Anne Sophie Spann:
Address of Welcome
10:15 – 11:15 a.m.
Johannes Zschocke: Nature, Nurture, Anything Else? A View from Human Genetics
John Dupré: Replies
11:30 – 12:30 a.m.
Anne Sophie Spann: Resolving the Dilemma of Free Will?
Dupré’s Third Way between Compatibilism and Incompatibilism

John Dupré: Replies
3:00 – 4:00 p.m.
Gabriele Werner-Felmayer: Perspectives from Biomedicine and Bioethics on
Indeterminist Compatibilism

John Dupré: Replies
4:30 – 5:30 p.m.
Michael Brownnutt: Thought Experiments on Minimal Volitional Systems
John Dupré: Replies
5:30 – 6:30 p.m. Josef Quitterer: Can Processes be Agents?
John Dupré: Replies