Symposium: What is Causality?

This Japanese language symposium will explore causality and causation from the perspectives of philosophy, mathematics and physics.

It is part of the Tohoku Forum for Creativity's "Discovery Intelligence Challenge 2024" programme, and is designed to complement the English language international symposium on February 21 titled "Causalities in Our Complex World."

For the list of invited speakers and the symposium's full itinerary, please visit:

Title: What is Causality?
Date: February 19, 2024
Time: 10:20 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Venue: Hybrid

  • In person at TOKYO ELECTRON House of Creativity, 3F Lecture Theater, Katahira Campus, Tohoku University (map)
  • Online via Zoom. Hosted by Tohoku Forum for Creativity

Language: Japanese

To Participate:

Registration form:
Registration deadline: February 16, 2024 (Fri), 10 a.m. (JST)
Max capacity: 60 people onsite / 200 people online


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