International

  1. 02. 1992: Social Justice: For and Against, Geneva/Switzerland; talk: "What does the adjective 'social' add to the meaning of 'justice'?".
  2. 08. 1993: 16th International Wittgenstein Symposium, Kirchberg/Austria; talk: "Moral Dilemmas in the Robot's World".
  3. 04. 1994: annual conference of the Society for Christian Philosophers, Buffalo/USA, talk:"Are There Forbidden Questions in Science?".
  4. 09. 1994: annual conference of the Gesellschaft für Analytische Philosophie, Leipzig/Germany; talk: "Popper, Kuhn and Laudan on te Rationality of Science: A Shared View".
  5. 07. 1995: Kolloquium der Philosophischen Gesellschaft, Bern/Switzerland; talk: Einige Gedanken, bevor wir die Jugendquelle finden: Die Alternsforschung als moralisches Dilemma".
  6. 08. 1995: 18th International Wittgenstein Symposium 1995, Kirchberg /Austria; talk: "Science and Morality: Some Cases of Conflicting Norms".
  7. 08. 1996: 5th World Congress of Christian Philosophy, Lublin/Poland, talk: "Freedom and Limits of Scientific Inquiry".
  8. 1997: 20th International Wittgenstein Symposium, Kirchberg a. Wechsel/Austria; talk: Arranging Goods: A Few Ideas from Czeżowski".
  9. 1997: Analyomen 3. Conference of the Gesellschaft für Analytische Philosophie, Munich/Germany; talk: “Rationality, Irrationality and Rational Errors”.
  10. 1997: Are There Ethical Limits of Scientific Research? Philosophisches Kolloquium der Universität euchâtel, Neuchâtel/Switzerland; talk:“Choises of Research Topics as Moral Decisions".
  11. 08. 1998: 20th World Congress of Philosophy, Boston, MA/USA; talk: Are There Things Which We Should ot Know?".
  12. 08. 1998: 21th Wittgenstein Congress, Kirchberg a. Wechsel/Austria; talk: “On the alleged moral neutrality of the search for truth in science".
  13. 08. 1999: 11th International Congress of Logic, Methodology and Philosophy of science; talk: "On Moral Judgements as a necessary element of doing science", Kraków/Poland.
  14. 12. 1999: Fides et Ratio: the anniversary of announcing; talk:" Nauka wolna od wartości jako patologia rozumu" (Value- free science as a pathology of reason); organizer: Polish Society of Thomas Aquinas, Lublin/Poland.
  15. 08.2000: 23rd International Wittgenstein Symposium: Rationality and Irrationality; talk: “Immoral science: one more pathology of reason”.
  16. 11.2000: Freiheit und Verantwortung; talk: “Science as action: three realms of freedom and responsibility”; Poznań/Poland.
  17. 12.2002: V International Metaphysical Symposium in the series „Tasks of contemporary metaphysics” entitled „Anthropological error” ; Lublin/Poland; talk: Antynauka i jej konsekwencje („Antiscience and its consequences), organizer: Chair of Metaphysics of the KUL and Polish Society of Thomas Aquinas; Lublin/Poland.
  18. 08.2003: XXI World Congress of Philosophy, Instambul/Turkey; talk: „Does the scientist qua scientist make moral judgement?”.
  19. 12.03 VI V International Metaphysical Symposium in the series „Tasks of contemporary metaphysics” entitled „Metaphysics in philosophy”,; organizer: Chair of Metaphysics of the KUL and Polish Society of Thomas Aquinas; intruduction and conclusions of the discussion in the section „The problem of ideologization of methaphysics”; Lublin/Poland.
  20. 04.2003: II International Symposium in the series „The Future of the civilization of the West” entitled „Culture facing technology”,; talk: „Ethics of scientific research and technology”; organizer: The Department of the Philosophy of Culture, KUL ; Lublin/Poland
  21. 05.2004: III International Symposium in the series „The Future of the civilization of the West” entitled „Philosophy and education”; Lublin/Poland; organizer: The Department of the Philosophy of Culture, KUL; talk: „Philosophy of edication and education in philosophy”; Lublin/Poland.
  22. 12.2004: VII International Metaphysical Symposium in the series “Tasks of contemporary metaphysics” entitled: „The return of analogy to philosophy. At the foundation of rational cognition of reality”; talk: A return of analogy in contemporary philosophy? Organizers: Department of Metaphysics KUL and Polish Society of Thomas Aquinas; Lublin/Poland.
  23. 12.2005: VIII International Metaphysical Symposium in the series “Tasks of contemporary metaphysics entitled: „Substance, Nature, Natural Law”; Indrodution and conlusions of discussions in the section: The problem of binding power of natural law. Organizers: Department of Metaphysics KUL and Polish Society of Thomas Aquinas; Lublin/Poland.
  24. 12.2006: IX International Metaphysical Symposium in the series “Tasks of contemporary metaphysics entitled: Soul-Mind-Body; indroduction to a panel discussion entitles: Contemporary attempts at explaining the nature of human being: monis-dualism-hylomorphism (personalism); Organizers: Department of Metaphysics KUL and Polish Society of Thomas Aquinas, Lublin/Poland.
  25. 05. 2005: New Economy and society; talk: New commodities of the new economy (with Rafał Lizut), organizer: Department of Sociology KUL; Nałęczów/Poland.
  26. 26. 04.2007: VI International Symposium in the series „The future of the Civilization of the West” entitled: Evolutionism or creationism? talk: „A debate over evolutionism – methodological remarks”, organizers: Department of the Philosophy of Culture, the Foundation Lublin School of Philosophy, Universidad Abat Oliba – CEU (Spain) and Gilson Society (USA); Lublin/Poland.
  27. 27. 11.2007: The Advancement of Science and the Dilemma od Dual Use: Why We Can't Afford to Fail”;talk:. „Why science cannot be value-free. Understanding the rationality and responsibility of science”; organizer: Polish Academy of Science; Warsaw/Poland.

  28. 12.2007: X International Metaphysical Symposium in the series “Tasks of contemporary metaphysics entitled: A controversy over purpose and purposefull explanation”; talk: Instrumental rationality, practical rationality and the ultimate goal of technoscience; Organizers: Department of Metaphysics KUL and Polish Society of Thomas Aquinas, Lublin/Poland.
  29. 12.2008: XI International Metaphysical Symposium in the series “Tasks of contemporary metaphysics entitled: A controversy over the understanding of philosophy; talk: The Universal Encyclopedia of Philosophy in the context of other encyclopaedias of philosophy; Organizers: Department of Metaphysics KUL and Polish Society of Thomas Aquinas, Lublin/Poland.
  30. 09.20009: VI International Scientific Conference entitled „Security of man and values”; talk: Value-free science – a dangerous utopia of contemporary culture; organizer: Drohiczyn Learned Society, Drohiczyn/Poland.
  31. 12.2009: XII International Metaphysical Symposium in the series “Tasks of contemporary metaphysics entitled: Person and emotions. The role of emotions in human life ; talk: “Irrationalism in theoretical cognition"
  32. 04. 2010: IX International Metaphysical Symposium in the series „The Future of Western Civilization” ; paper: „Ideas in the foundations of totalitarianism”.
  33. 09.2010: VII International Scientific Conference entitled „Security of man and social communication”; paper: Truth and communication – two pillars of the security of man”.
  34. 12.2010: XIII International Metaphysical Symposium in the series “Tasks of contemporary metaphysics entitled: The debate over truth. Intruduction to the panel session „Truth on the agora of philosophers”.
  35. 09.2011: VIII International Scientific Conference entitled „Security of man and the techno-scientific development”; paper: „The techno-scientific development of the horizon of wisdom”; Drohiczyn/Poland; organizer: Drohiczyn Learned Societ
  36. 14.12.2012: XV International Metaphysical Symposium in the series “Tasks of contemporary metaphysics entitled: The debate over BEAUTY; Lublin; organizer: Deapewrtment of Metaphysics KUL and Polish Society of Thomas Aquinas;  an opening address pt.  „A beautiful topic”
  37. 4-10.08.2013: 23rd World Congress of Philosophy „Philosophy as Inquiry and way of life”; organizer: University of Athens, The School of Philosophy;  paper: “Mode 2 Science and its Consequences”.
  38. 7-9.09.2013: X International Scientific Conference entitled „Security of man and religion”; paper: „Science – a Mirror for Religion”, Drohiczyn/Poland; organizer: Drohiczyn Learned Society.
  39. 7-9.09.2014: XI International Scientific Conference entitled „Security of man and education”; Drohiczyn/Poland; organizer: Drohiczyn Learned Society; paper: „Education for truth versus education for market. On the foundations of the secure world”.
  40. 22-24.09.2014: IX Conference of Philosophers of Slavic Countries “Philosophy and the present”; organizer” The Society of Philosophers of Slavic Countries/ The Institute of Philosophy of Rzeszów University; paper: Science-society-values: philosophical foundations of the social contract for science; Nałęczów/Poland.

Domestic

  • 09. 1995: VI Polish philosophical congress;; talk: Rationality as a relation – an attempt at some characteristic on the example of the rationality of science; Toruń/Poland.
  • 05. 1997: Whether – and how – truth is binding? Panel voice in the conference organized by the John Paul II Institute of the KUL.
  • 03. 1998 : XL KUL Philosophical Week,; talk: Science and morality: conflict of values?; Lublin/Polska.
  • 10. 1998: conference of the Ethical Committee of the Polish Academy of Science on dangers of the development of information technologies; talk: Democracy and autonomy in the global information infrastructure; Warsaw/Poland.
  • 12. 1999: Interdyscyplinary Internet Worlshop „Internet 2000”; talk: The right to privacy and the global information infrastructure; Lublin/Poland
  • 03.2000: XLII KUL Philosophical Week; talk: Science in pursuit of omniscience and omnipotence; Lublin/Poland.
  • 09.2000: Media and globalization; talk: Information Society – non-optymistic considerations; organizer: Maksymilian Maria Kolbe Studium in Journalism, Toruń/Poland.
  • 11.2001: Granice Naturalizmu, organizer: The Institute of the Philosophy of Nature/Faculty of Philosophy KUL; talk: Nature as a natural limit of naturalism.
  • 03.2001: Days of Society: Information Society – illusion or reality; organizer: The Circle of Sociology Students; panel voice: Information Wars
  • 05.2003: panek voice in: „Around Wojciech Chudy's book Filozofia kłamstwa (Philosophy of lie)”; organizer: The Circle of Philosophy Students and Polish Society of Semiotics.
  • 11. VII Polish Philosophical Congress; talk: Science and values: from axiological neutrality to axiological ladenness; Szczecin/Poland.
  • 09.2005: XXV Podlasie Conference entitled: „Media studies – reflection on its contemporary state nad stanem obecnym"; organizers: UMCS, WSPiA, et. al; talk: Forming public opinion: few remarks on on media freedom and responsibility; Roskosz/Poland.
  • 03. 2007: XLIX KUL Philosophical Week; talk: Freedom and moral limits of scientific research; charparson of the panel discussion: Limits of scientific research;l Lublin/Poland.
  • 15-20.09.2008: VIII Polish Philosophical Congress; talk: Ladenness of science with values: arguments and conceptions; Warsaw/Poland.
  • 5-8.06.2008: Metodology of science yesterday and now; organizator: Depaertment of the Methodology of Science KUL; talk: „Science as a vocation” – a hundred years later; Górna Grupa/Poland.
  • 18.06-09 Scientific debate „Philosophy and ethics of the quality of life in medicine”; Warsaw/Poland; invited participant.
  • 10.2009: panel voice in a public debate: „On the mission of the university”; organizer: The John Paul II Institute, Lublin/Poland.
  • 03.2010: 52 Philosophical Week/KUL entitled: „Philosophy of Happiness”; chair and voice in the debate „Is happiness a matter of happiness?”, Lublin/Poland.
  • 9-11.06.2010: Rational versus sociological reconstructions of the knowledge development; talk: „Rational versus sociological reconstructions of the knowledge development – a false dilemma? Helen Longino's critical contextual empiricism as a third way in the philosophy of science”.
  • 12-13.11.2010: Religion-Science-Culture; talk: „Non-cognitive values as a vehicle of rationality”, organizer: Faculty of Social Sciences and The Center for Interdisciplinary Research, Adam Mickiewicz University/Poznań.
  • 16-17.11.2010: Natural sciences and new atheism, an introduction and chair of the panel: „Is a rational debate with the new atheism possible?” KUL/Lublin.
  • 17.11.2010: Efficiently against violance”, organizer: Mayor of Lublina; talk: „Violance – a negation of human dignity”, Lublin/Poland.
  • 12.05.2011: Alternativity and pluralism of contemporaneity versus Christian universalism; talk: „Science in search of omniscience and omnipotency”; organizer: Department of Alternative Religious Movements; Lublin/Poland.
  • 4-5.11.2011: Social-cultural contexts of rationality; talk: „Rationality of techno-scientific progress. Between efficiency and wisdom”; organizer: Faculty of Social Sciences and The Center for Interdisciplinary Research, Adam Mickiewicz University/Poznań.
  • 18-20.11: I Polish Conference of PhD Candidates; talk in the section „Lectures of Masters”: entitled „Philosophy as a vocation”; organizer: The Council of Doctoral Candidates, Lublin/Poland.
  • 19.12.2011: 25 Anniversary of the death of rev. Stanislaw Kaminski: the person-time-ideas; talk: „The sapiential dimension of science”; organizer: Department of the Methodology of Sciences.
  • 30.05.2012: „The ethos of the word”; panel voice; organizator: John Paul II Institute, Lublin/Poland.
  • 17-20.09.2012: IX Polish Philosophical Congress; talk: „Mode 2 Science – a new paradigm of doing science and its consequences”; organizer: Polish Philosophical Society, Wisła/Poland.
  • 21.11.2013: XI World Philosophy Day/ UNESCO; debate: „Philosophy at the university and in school”– invited speaker of a panel discussion. Organizer: Uniwersytet Marii Curie-Skłodowskiej, Polskie Towarzystwo Filozoficzne.
  • 24.09.2013: "science and higher education - challenges of the present time"; voice in a discussion; organizer: the Seym chancellery and The Office of Parlimentary Analyses.