Here is a list of reports on the event.
Mel Andrews & Elmo Feiten
The report appeared in: The Reasoner
The conference, which took place from January 31st to February 3rd, 2018, at the Center for Logic and Philosophy of Science, Heinrich-Heine University, Dusseldorf, attracted academics from a wide array of disciplines and nationalities to critically engage these questions.
Gregor P. Greslehner
The report appeared in: KRITERION — Journal of Philosophy
According to Theodosius Dobzhansky’s famous dictum, “nothing in biology makes sense except in the light of evolution” . On the other hand, philosophers like Ludwig Wittgenstein used to be rather skeptical concerning the relevance of evolutionary thinking to philosophy: “The Darwinian theory has no more to do with philosophy than has any other hypothesis of natural science” [6, 4.1122].
The report appeared in: Journal for General Philosophy of Science
A group of scholars from a broad range of disciplines, from humanities and hard sciences, met at the Haus der Universitaet, Schadowplatz 14, at the Duesseldorf Center for Logic and Philosophy of Science (DCLPS), University of Dusseldorf, with the aim of critically discussing the viability of a new synthesis between the biological and the social sciences, with the evolutionary theory serving as the epistemological backbone of such a synthesis.