Juan de la Cierva Fellowship, University of Barcelona
Areas of competence
Metaphysics, Philosophy of Language, Philosophy of Science, Epistemology, Cognitive science
2002 October – 2007 September: Ph.D. Student in Philosophy of Language, UPO (Vercelli).
Title of the dissertation: Cross-Temporal Relations.
Supervisor: Alberto Voltolini.
Commission: Michele DiFrancesco, Marco Santambrogio, Achille C. Varzi.
2001 October: B.A., University of Turin, supervisors Prof. M. Ferraris and P. Kobau.
Title of the Thesis: Descartes on the non-correspondence between stimulus and representation.
1999 I have spent a year as an undergraduate Erasmus-student at the Erasmus University of Rotterdam (NL), under the supervision of Prof. Hans Blom.
2008 May, Scuola di Alta Formazione Filosofica, “Workshop with John Searle”, Torino, Italy.
2006 June, CNRS Summer School “Cognitive Bases of Scientific Images”, Roscoff, France.
2004 June: CNRS Summer School “Reference to Objects”, Ile d’Oléron, France.
2003 March: “Ray Jackendoff Workshop” at the Jean Nicod Institute, Paris, France.
2011 I Viaggi nel Tempo. Una Guida Filosofica [Time Travels. A Philosophical Guide], Roma-Bari, Laterza
2008 Time and Cross-Temporal Relations, Mimesis, Milano
Peer Reviewed Articles in Journals and in Collective Works with a Scientific Board:
2012, “Time and Simple Existence” forthcoming in Metaphysica (October 2012)
2012, “Time Travel and the Thin Red Line”, fothcoming in P. Graziani and M. Sangoi (eds.) Open Problems in the Philosophy of Science, London, College Pubblications
2012, “La Filosofia del Tempo”, AphEx – Portale italiano di Filosofia Analitica, Giornale di Filosofia Network, 5
2012 “The Metaphysics of the Thin Red Line” (with A. Borghini), forthcoming in F. Correia, A. Iacona (eds.), Around the Three, Berlin, Synthese Library, Springer Verlag.
2011 “The Modal Dimension”, Humana.Mente Journal of Philosophical Studies, 19: 105–120
2011 “The Grounding Problem and Presentist Explanations”, Synthese (online first: http://rd.springer.com/article/10.1007/s11229-011-9955-z)
2011 “The not so incredible shrinking future” (with R. Casati), Analysis, 71, 2: 240–44
2010 “Perspectival Truth and Perspectival Realism”, in F. Recanati, I. Stojanovic, N. Villanueva (eds.) Context-dependence, perspective and relativity in language and thought, De Gruyter Mouton Series in Pragmatics: 333-48
2010, “Time, Context, and Cross-temporal Claims”, Philosophia, 38: 281-296
2009 “Relative Truth and The Metaphysics of Tense”, in M. Carrara & V. Morato (eds.), Language, Knowledge, and Metaphysics: selected papers form the 1st SIFA Graduate Conference, College Publications, London: 211-228
2009 “Bare Particulars and Persistence in Bergmann” (with Luca Angelone), in Bruno Langlet & Jean-Maurice Monnoyer (eds.) G. Bergmann : phenomenological realism and dialectical ontology, Frankfurt, Ontos: 137-154.
2008 “Tensed Time vs. Tensed Truth-Makers”, in G. Bonino and R. Egidi (eds.) Fostering the Ontological Turn, Gustav Bergmann 1906-1987, Frankfurt, Ontos: 253-260
2006, “Crimes and Punishments”, with A.Varzi, Philosophia, 34: 395-404.
2006, “Tenseless cross-temporal Relations”, Metaphysica, Vol. 7, No. 2: 117-129
2012, “Filosofia della Scienza” [Philosophy of Science] (with E. Casetta), forthcoming in T. Andina (ed.) Filosofia Contemporanea. Di cosa si occupano i filosofi oggi, Roma, Carocci
2012, “Presentism and Cross-temporal Relations” (with R. Ciuni), forthcoming on R. Ciuni, K. Miller, G. Torrengo (eds.) New Papers on the Present. Focus on Presentism, Philosophia Verlag
2012, “Una nota sulla filosofia dei viaggi nel tempo” [A note on the Philosophy of Time Travel], forthcoming on a volume of the “Collana CIRFS”, Milano, Mimesis
2012, “L’ontologia del tempo” [The Ontology of Time], forthcoming in Carlo Tatasciore, Pierluigi Graziani, Giorgio Grimaldi (eds.) Prospettive Filosofiche 2009: Ontologia, Istituto Italiano per gli Studi Filosofici
2012 “Collective Intentionality, Documents, and Social Reality” forthcoming in Rivista di Estetica
2012 “Esistere” e “essere esistito” [“Existing” and “Having existed”], Rivista di Estetica, 49:
2012 “Perché l’intenzionalità collettiva non dà conto del mercato azionario e i documenti sì”, forthcoming in Rivista di Estetica, 50
2011, “L’assassino del nonno viaggi sulla macchina del tempo”, L’Indice, XXVIII, n.1: 10
2011, “Perché l’intenzionalità collettiva non dà conto del mercato azionario e i documenti sì”, Etica & Politica / Ethics & Politics, XII, 2:248−259 <http://www2.units.it/etica/2010_2/TORRENGO.pdf>
2010 “L’ontologia del tempo” [The Ontology of Time], forthcoming in Carlo Tatasciore, Pierluigi Graziani, Giorgio Grimaldi (eds.) Prospettive Filosofiche 2009: Ontologia, Istituto Italiano per gli Studi Filosofici
2009 “Documenti e Intenzioni. La Documentalità nel dibattito contemporaneo sull’ontologia sociale” [Documents and Intentions. Documentality in the contemporary debate on social ontology], Rivista di Estetica, 42: 157-188
2009 “Tempo e convenzioni: Il Paradosso dell’Artificiere” [Time and Conventions: the paradox of the bomb disposal expert] in Casetta E. and Varzi A. (eds.) “Convenzioni”, Rivista di Estetica, 41: 85-100
2009 “Titolo e Necessità” [Titling and Necessity] (with L. Morena) in P. Kobau (ed.) “Titoli”, Rivista di Estetica, 40: 41-55
2008 “Lineamenti di Ontologia Formale”, in Maurizio Ferraris (ed.) Storia dell’Ontologia, Bompiani: 296-322
2007 “«Arriverò ieri!» Filosofia, linguaggio e viaggi nel tempo”, with L. Morena, Notable, 1
2006 “Introduzione” (with L.Morena) to “Semantica e Ontologia”, in Rivista di Estetica, 32
2006 “Shoemaker, Sidney”, entry of the Enciclopedia Filosofica, Bompiani (ed. Virgilio Melchiorre)
2006, “Cross-temporal Relations”, in Proceedings of the Fifth Conference of the Spanish Society of Logic, Methodology and Philosophy of Science, Granada
2004 “La percezione” (with C. Barbero) third chapter of Il realismo ontologico di Gustav Bergmann, ed. G. Bonino and G. Torrengo, Rivista di Estetica, 25, 2005, XLIII: 75 – 96
2004 “Introduzione” (with G. Bonino) to Il realismo ontologico di Gustav Bergmann, ed. G. Bonino and G. Torrengo, Rivista di Estetica, 25, 2004, XLIII: 5 – 14
2004 “Raccontami cosa vedi”, Rivista di Estetica, 24, 2004, XLIV: 130-133
2004 Discussion on the internet forum published in R. Casati, “The unity of the kind Artwork”, Rivista di Estetica, 23, 2003, XLIII: 27-28
2003 “La cognizione sociale in Ray Jackendoff”, Rivista di Estetica, 23, 2003, XLIII: 220-237
2002 “Oggetti percepiti e oggetti dimostrati”, Rivista di Estetica, 20, 2002, XLII: 107-125
2012 Present and Eternity. Focus on Presentism (with R. Ciuni and K. Miller) to be published by Philosophia Verlag
2012 “Social Ontology: from Intentionality to Documentality” (co-edited with Petar Bojanic and Elena Casetta), Rivista di Estetica (also as special international issue)
2006 “Semantica e Ontologia” (co-edited with L. Morena), Rivista di Estetica, 32
2004 “Il realismo ontologico di Gustav Bergmann”, with G. Bonino, monography, Rivista di Estetica, 25, 2004, XLV
2012 “Gli Oggetti che popolano il Mondo. Ontologia delle relazioni” di M.G. Turri, L’indice
2011 “I confini sfumati” di T. Andina, Epistemologia XXXIII: 329-31
2011, “Delete. Il diritto all’oblio nell’era digitale, V. Mayer-Schoerberg”, L’Indice, 3: 29
2011 “Living Without Free Will, Derek Pareboom, Cambridge, CUP, 2001”, Humana.mente — Journal of Philosophical Studies, 15 <http://www.humanamente.eu/PDF/Issue15_Commentary_Torrengo.pdf>
2010 “I confini sfumati” di T. Andina, Epistemologia (forthcoming)
2010 “Truth and Ontology” di T. Merricks, Bollettino SIFA
2010 “Lost in the Labyrinth of Time” (long commentary, in English, of M. Lockwood The Labyrinth of Time, Oxford, OUP, 2005), Humana.mente – Journal of Philosophical Studies, 13 < http://www.humanamente.eu/PDF/Issue13_Commentary_Torrengo.pdf>
2010 “Beyond Conceptual Realism” di G. Vicari, Rivista di filosofia, April/1: 139-141
2009 “Fourdimensionalism” by T.Sider (a commentary in Italian of the book and its historical relevance), Humana.mente – Journal of Philosophical Studies <http://www.humana-mente.it/Commentary_%20Fourdimensionalism_issue%208.pdf>
2007 “Il Concetto di Mente” by G.Ryle (new translation into Italian of The Concept of Mind, with an introduction of D. Dennet), L’Indice, January: 31
2007 “Storie del Tempo” by P.Redondi, L’Indice, January: 31
2007 “A Future for Presentism” by C. Bourne, Rivista di Filosofia XCVIII/2: 289-90
2006 “Logica” by A.Varzi, J.Nolt, D.Rohantyn, Rivista di Estetica, 31, 2006, XLVI: 230-1
2004 “La sintassi del mondo” (rewiev of Claudia Bianchi, Pragmatica del linguaggio, Laterza, 2004), L’Indice, XXI, 5, May: 26
S. White/H. Putnam, “In the Absence of an Interface: Putnam, Direct Perception, and Frege’s Constraint”; tr. it. “L’assenza dell’interfaccia: Putnam, la percezione diretta e il vincolo di Frege”, Rivista di Estetica (forthcoming)
A. Hazen, “Platonism and Convention”; tr. it. “Platonismo e Convenzioni”, Rivista di Estetica, 41, 2009
A. Varzi, “Failures, Omissions, and Negative Descriptions”, in Kepa Korta and Joana Garmendia (eds.), Meaning, Intentions, and Argumentation, Stanford, CSLI Publications, 2008, pp. 61-75.; tr. it
“Mancanze, omissioni e descrizioni negative”, Rivista di estetica, 32:2 (2007), 109-127.
R.W. Peltz, “Ontology and the Work of Art,” The Journal of Aesthetics and Art Criticism, 24, 4, 1966: 486-489; tr. it. “Ontologia e Opera d’Arte” in P. Kobau, G. Matteucci, S. Velotti (a c. di) Estetica e Filosofia Analitica, Bologna, Il Mulino: 89 – 110.
“Omosessualità e relativismo” [Homosexuality and relativism], Alfabeta2, January-February 2011
2012 15-16 November [scheduled], “Time Travel, Identity and the Space-Time-Actuality Manifold”, PERSP Space and Time Workshop on Time and Identity, University of Barcelona
2012 22-23 May [scheduled], “Metaphysics and Empirical Data”, Workshop on “Empirical Evidence and Philosophy”, Belgrade University
2012 14-15 May [Scheduled], “How Should a Error Theory of The Passage of Time be like”, Workshop in Analytical Metaphysics: Challenging Perspectives on the Ontology of Time, University of Namur, Belgium
2012 4-6 May [scheduled], “Metaphysical Explanations”, Congrès SOPHA 2012, Paris
2012 19-20 March, “Metaphysical Explanations”, 4th IJN-LOGOS Workshop — Mind, Language and Metaphysics, Institut Nicod, Paris
2012 15 February “Past Existence, Cheaters, and The Sceptical Challenge”, Logos Seminar, University of Barcelona
2011 1-2 December, Commentator of Graeme A Forbes “Open but not Gaping”, PERSP Space & Time Workshop on the Open Future, University of Barcelona
2011 28 October, “Metaphysical Explanations”, PERSP Metaphysical Seminar (PMS), University of Barcelona
2011 6 October, Commentator of Teresa Marques “Doxastic Disagreement”, II LOGOS-LANGCOG workshop, University of Barcelona
2011 6 September, Commentator of M.Gilbert and P.Bojanic, Social Ontology and Documentality, ECAP7 Workshop, University of Milano
2011 5 September, “Explanations and Metaphysical Debates”, ECAP 7, University of Milano
2011 8 July “Collective Intentionality, Documents, and Social Reality” JAM – 4th Joint Action Meeting, Austrian Academy of Sciences, Vienna
2011 16-8 June, Commentator of V. Fano, David Lewis. Another World is Possible, University of Urbino
2011 1-2 June, “Collective Intentionality, Documents, and Social Reality”, Social Ontology: From Intentionality to Documentality, Institute for Philosophy, Belgrade
2011 27 May, “Dialoghi sul Tempo. Scambio fra Achille Varzi e Giuliano Torrengo. Modera Maurizio Ferraris”, Circolo dei Lettori, Torino
2011 13 May, “I Viaggi nel Tempo”, Pensare il tempo. Tra scienze e filosofia. CIRSFIS, University of Padova
2011 18 March, “Spatial Parts, Temporal Parts, Modal Parts”, PERP Metaphysical Seminar (PMP), University of Barcelona
2011 2 March, “Past Existence and Presentism”, GRG meeting, University of Barcelona
2011 28 April, “Estetica come Aisthesis. In occasione della nuova edizione di Estetica razionale” (with Maurizio Ferraris, Federico Vercellone, Pietro Kobau, Tiziana Andina, Carola Barbero, Elena Casetta, Davide Grasso, Alessandra Jacomuzzi, Daniela Tagliafico), University of Torino
2011 8 March, “Presentation of the book I viaggi nel tempo. Una guida filosofica” (with Prof. Mario De Caro, Prof. Maurizio Ferraris, Dott. Enrico Terrone), Circolo dei Lettori, Torino
2010 15-17 December “Time-travel, Individuals, and the Space-Time-Actuality Manifold”, SILFS 2010, Conferenza Triennale della Società Italiana di Logica e Filosofia della Scienza, University of Bergamo
2010 10 December “Parti spaziali, parti temporali, parti modali” [Spatial, temporal, and modal parts], University of Pisa (invited)
2010 4-16 October “Time Travel in a Branching Universe”, Sexto Congreso de la Sociedad Española de Filosofía Analítica (SEFA 2010), Universidad de la Laguna (Tenerife, Spain)
2010 23-25 September “Are there any Austinian Propositions” (with S. Caputo) 9th National Conference of the Italian Society for Analytic Philosophy: Truth, Knowledge, and Science, University of Padua
2010 27-8 August “Past Existence and Presentism”, 19th Eidos Metaphysics workshop on the Metaphysics of Time, Geneva
2010 17 June “Esistere ed essere esistito” [Existing and to having existed], Quarto Convegno di Ontologia Analitica, Bergamo
2010 27-9 May “Are there any Austinian Propositions?” (with S. Caputo), Semantics and Philosophy in Europe 3 (SPE 3), Paris
2010 12 May “Social Objects and Documents”, IFOMIS, Saarbrueken
2010 17 April “Time Travel and the Thin Red Line”, Problemi Aperti nella Filosofia delle Scienze, Cesena (IT)
2009 16 October “L’ontologia del tempo” [The ontology of Time], Prospettive Filosofiche 2009, Ontologia, Francavilla al Mare (CH)
2009 10 September “Spiegazione e Forma Logica degli Enunciati Tensionali” [Explanations and logical form of tensed statements], Forme e Formalizzazioni – XVI Convegno Nazionale – Società Italiana di Filosofia del Linguaggio, University of Cagliari (Italy)
2009 8 September “The Language of Time in Explanations”, Latin Meeting 2009, University of L’Aquila (Italy), commentator José Diez (University of Barcelona)
2009 2-5 September “The Identity of Indiscerniles and the Principle of No-Colocation” (with R. Casati), SOFA 2009, University of Geneva
2009 25 May “Il dibattito fra presentismo e eternalismo: disaccordo genuino o verbale?” [The debate between presentism and eternalism: genuine or merely verbal?], Seminario di Logica e Filosofia Analitica, University of Padova (invited speaker).
2009 26 February “Il dibattito fra presentismo e eternalismo: disaccordo genuino o verbale?” (discussion with prof. Mauro Dorato) [The debate between presentism and eternalism: genuine disagreement or verbal disagreement?], University of L’Aquila (Italy)
2009 21 January “Il Tempo fra filosofia e fisica. Relatività e metafisiche del tempo” [Time between philosophy and physics: theory of relativity and metaphysics of time], with Prof. Alessandro D’adda, dep. of Physics, University of Torino.
2008 17-19 December, ‘Nunc Pro Tunc (Now for Then) – Temporal Aspects of Social Reality’ presented at Twelfth eidos Meeting – Time and Time experience, University of Geneva
2008 25-27 Settembre, ‘Two Dimensions in Metaphysical Disagreement’ (with L. Morena) presented at Ontology, Mind and Language – VII National Meeting SIFA, University of Bergamo
2008 15-18 July, ‘Presentism, Disagreement, and Grounding Problem’, presented at eidos Metaphysics Conference, University of Geneva
2008 8 May, ‘Le due dimensioni delle dispute metafisiche’ [The two dimensions of metaphysical disputes] (with L. Morena) presented at the Seminario di Filosofia, University of Bologna
2008 12 April, ‘Dispute Metafisiche e comprensione reciproca’ [Metaphysical disputes and mutual understanding] (with L. Morena) presented at the Seminario di Filosofia, University of Parma
2008 12 February, ‘Tensed Truths and Their Truth-makers’, presented at eidos Graduate Conference, University of Geneva (invited speaker)
2008 23-5 January, Comment to Dan Zeman, ‘Knowledge attributions and Relevant Contexts’, presented at Spanish-Italian Meeting, Universidad Autonoma de Madrid (invited commentator).
2007 9-11 November, ‘Perspectival Truth and Perspectival Realism’, presented at Context-dependence, perspective, and relativity in language and thought, Insititut Nicod, Paris
2007 20 September, ‘Cross-temporality and Causality’, presented at the APhEX Workshop on Causality, University of Roma III (invited speaker).
2007 10-12 September, ‘Relative Truth and Perspectival Realism’, presented at the SIFA Graduate Conference, University of Padova
2007 7-9 September, ‘Relative Truth and Tense Realism’, presented at the Fifth Conference of the Spanish Society for Analytic Philosophy SEFA 5, University of Barcelona
2007 6-8 September ‘Cross-Temporal Instantiation and Presentism’, presented at the SIFA Metaphysics of Time Conference, University of Bergamo
2007 15-16 June, ‘Time, Context, and Cross-temporal Claims’, presented at the VI Incontro Italo-Tedesco di Filosofia Analitica, University of Parma. Discussant: Thomas Mueller (University of Bonn).
2007 16 May, ‘Time, Context, and Cross-temporal Claims’, presented at Seminario di Filosofia Analitica, University of Bologna (invited speaker)
2007 18-19 May, ‘Tenseless Time vs. Tensed Truth-makers’, presented at Fostering the Ontological Turn, Gustav Bergmann 1906-1987, Università degli Studi di Roma (invited speaker)
2006 9-11 December, “Bare Particulars and Persistence in Bergmann” (with Luca Angelone), presented at Colloque International. Gustave Bergmann (1906-1987), Université de Provence, Aix, France (invited speaker)
2006 1st December, “Cross-temporal Relations”, presented at the Fifth Conference of the Spanish Society of Logic, Methodology and Philosophy of Science, Granada, Spain
2006 17-19 November, “Time, Context, and Cross-Temporal Claims”, Third Arché Graduate Conference, St. Andrews, Scotland. Respondent Prof. K. Hawley.
2006, 30th September, “van Inwagen and Cross-Temporal Relations”, presented at Brain, Persons, and Society, SIFA2006, Milano
2005 17th December: “Tensed Predication and Relations” presented at XVI Convegno Nazionale dei Dottorati di Ricerca in FIlosofia, Istituto Banfi, Reggio Emilia, Italy
2005 16th December: “Expressing Ontological Disagreement” (with L.Morena), presented at Descriptions and Logical Form/100 years of “On Denoting”, University of Padua, Italy
2005 2nd December: “What’s the whole story?” presented at Colloque des doctorants de l’Université de Genève, hiver 2005—2006, Geneva, Switzerland (with a preliminary lesson in french on the metaphisics of time)
2005 11th November: “But you loved me this morning. Two ways of explaining the role of time in the context of Utterance”, presented at the Third International Workshop on Semantics, Pragmatics and Rhetoric (SPR-05) Donostia – San Sebastian, Spain
2005 30th August: “The Youngest Spy”, presented at the ECAP5 (European Congress for Analytical Philosophy), Lisbon University, Portugal
2005 10th July: “The Youngest Spy”, presented at the Open Session of the Aristotelian Society and Mind Association, Manchester University, GB
2005 26th May: “Tibbles, Identity, and delayed relations” presented at Identity: Ontological Perspectives, conference organized by the Vrij Universiteit, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.
2005, 30th April: “I am where I am, therefore I am not here now”, presented at New Jersey Regional Philosophical Association, Rowen University, Glassboro, NJ, USA. Discussant Abe Witowski.
2004, 5th May: Presentation of the 25th issue of “Rivista di Estetica” – Il realismo ontologico di Gustav Bergmann, ed. G. Bonino and G. Torrengo. With Dott. Guido Bonino and Prof. Rosaria Egidi. Chairman: Prof. Maurizio Ferraris.
2004, 24th March: “How to handle a metaphysical problem. An example: relations among ordinary objects”, presented at the Delhi University, chairman of the seminar: Prof. P. Jetli.
2002, 12th March: “Realist interpretations of Cartesian gnoseology: Yolton and Perler”, presented at the doctoral seminar organised by C.A. Viano at the Department of Philosophy, University of Torino.
2010 (Fall) Assistant to the course at University of Turin, “Kant and the Critique of Pure Reason”, Prof. M. Ferraris
2009 (Fall) Assistant to the course at University of Turin, “Ontology”, Prof. Tiziana Andina
2009 (February-March) Assistant to the course at University of Turin, “Ontology and Cognitive Science”, Prof. Roberto Casati
2008 (Fall) Assistant to the course at University of Turin, “Social Ontology”, Prof. Maurizio Ferraris
2008 (Spring) Assistant to the course at University of Turin, “Social Ontology”, Prof. Maurizio Ferraris
2008 12- 14 February – Lessons on Metaphysics of time, graduate school Pro*Doc “Mind, Normativity, Self, Properties”, University of Geneva
2007 (Fall) Assistant to the course at University of Turin, “Ontology”, Prof. Tiziana Andina
2006 “Facilitator” at the CNRS Summmer School “Cognitive Bases of Scientific Images”, Roscoff, France
2004 (Spring) Assistant to the course at University of Turin. “Filosofia Teoretica I, Specialistica: Il mondo ha le sue leggi e le fa rispettare: l’a priori materiale”. Prof. Maurizio Ferraris
2003 (Fall) Assistant to the course at University of Turin. “Filosofia e Scienze Cognitive: Art and Cognition”. Prof. Roberto Casati.
SERVICES TO THE PROFESSION
Organisation of Conferences and workshops
2012 15-16 November [scheduled] PERSP Workshop on Time and Identity (co-organised with Marta Campdelacreu and Bryan Pickel)
2012 2-3 November [scheduled] Barcelona — Urbino Meeting, University of Urbino (co-organised with Mario Alai, Claudio Calosi, Pierluigi Graziani), University of Urbino
2012 15-16 June [scheduled] Workshop on Marriage and The Family (co-organised with Vera Tripodi), University of Barcelona
2012 22-23 May [scheduled] Workshop on “Empirical Evidence and Philosophy” (co-organized with Petar Bojanic), Institute for Philosophy and Social Theory, Belgrade
2012 January – June [in progress] Convenor (with Marta Campdelacreu) of the Reading Group on “Methodological Issues in Metaphysics” at the Logos Group, University of Barcelona
2011 Member of the Scientific Committee of Semantic Content and Context Dependence, Barcelona, 4 – 6 November
2011 6 September, Social Ontology and Documentality, ECAP7 Workshop, University of Milano
2008 29th October, A Workshop with Matthew Barney, with Labont – Department of Philosophy and Accademia Albertina delle Belle Arti (Albertina Art School), Torino
2008 31st October – 1st November, “Brillo | Artist’s Thought. International Festival of Philosophy of Contemporary Art”, Fondazione Mertz, Torino
2006 “Facilitator” at the CNRS Summmer School “Cognitive Bases of Scientific Images”, Roscoff, France
Associate Editor of Rivista di Estetica (http://www.labont.it/estetica/index.asp)
Associate Editor of Abstracta (http://www.abstracta.pro.br/english/presentation.asp)
Occasional referee for Canadian Journal of Philosophy, Philosophia, Dialectica, Theoria,
2012-2014 Investigator in the MICINN Project (Code: FFI2011-25626) “Reference, Self-Reference and Empirical Data” (Principal Investigator José Martínez) <URL = http://www.ub.edu/grc_logos/project_card.php?idProj=41>
2012-2014 Investigator in the MICINN Project (Code: FFI2011-29560-C02-01) “Knowledge, Reference and Realism” (Principal Investigator Manuel Pérez Otero) <URL = http://www.ub.edu/grc_logos/project_card.php?idProj=43>
2006-2008 PRIN “Documentality. Ontologies and technologies for Citizenship and Democracy”
2002-2004 PRIN “Intellectual Property: Properties of Objects, properties of Ideas”
2004-2006 PRIN “Ontological Canon. An integrative Approach to Knowledge Organization”