“Wittgenstein on Mindreading”, 7th regional Wittgenstein Workshop, Morgantown, WV.


“An Attitude towards a Soul: Wittgenstein on Belief in Other Minds”, Xth National / VIIth International Wittgenstein Symposium: Wittgenstein, Knowledge and Skepticism, Campinas, Brazil


“An Attitude Towards a Soul: Wittgenstein, Other Minds and the Mind”, A Science of the Soul: Philosophy, Ethics and the Mind, University of Helinki (October)

“Attitudes and Opinions”, 2nd Science of the Soul Workshop, Fiskars/University of Helsinki (August)

“Attitudes and Opinions”, 1st Science of the Soul Workshop, Majvik/University of Helsinki (June)

“Ethics without Propositions”, University of Bergen (May)


“Eliminating Ethics”, The Wittgenstein Workshop, University of Chicago (October)

Communication Breakdowns in Philosophy, Workshop at the Helsinki Collegium for Advanced Study, University of Helsinki, Finland (May).

“The Normativities of Meaning”, The Contemporary Significance of Ordinary Language Philosophy, 4th Annual Nordic Wittgenstein Society / International Ludwig Wittgenstein Society Conference, Abo Akademi, Abo/Turku, Finland (May).

“Wittgenstein, Ethics, and the Limits of Sense”, Wittgenstein in Relation to Philosophical Traditions, Lichtenberg-Kolleg, the Institute for Advanced Study at the University of Goettingen, Germany (May) (Programme).

“The Normativities of Meaning”, The Wittgenstein Workshop, University of East Anglia, UK.

Research visit, Lichtenberg-Kolleg, the Institute for Advanced Study at the University of Goettingen, Germany (January).


“Wittgenstein, Ethics and Language”, Providence College (November).

“Ethical Eliminativism and the Sense of Wittgenstein’s Tractatus”, 35th International Ludwig Wittgenstein Symposium, Ethics–Society–Politics, Kirchberg am Wechsel, Austria. (*Winner of the Elizabeth and Werner Leinfellner Award) (Poster; Flyer)


“Wittgenstein’s Ethical Eliminativism”, Philosophy Faculty Research and Discussion Group, Providence College (November).

Wittgenstein on the Literary, the Ethical and the Unsayable, University of Chicago (Session Chair and Panel Member). (Poster)

“Throwing the Baby Out”, Contemporary Tractatus: 3rd Annual Auburn Philosophy Conference, Auburn University. (Poster)

“Nonsense, Communication and Wittgenstein’s Tractatus“, Providence College.

“Nonsense, Communication and Wittgenstein’s Tractatus“, Contemporary Philosophy Workshop, University of Chicago.


“Throwing the Baby Out”, The Wittgenstein Workshop, University of Chicago.


“Projection and Pretence in Ethics”, Royal Institute of Philosophy seminar series, Cardiff University.

“Projection and Pretence in Ethics”, Society of Fellows lecture series, University of Chicago.

“Moral Fictionalism, Expressivism, and Moral Argument”, Society of Fellows Fall Symposium, University of Chicago.


“Wittgenstein, Contextualism and Nonsense”, Hamilton College, NY.

“Nonsense and the New Wittgenstein”, The Wittgenstein Workshop, University of Chicago.


“Contextualism and Nonsense in Wittgenstein’s Tractatus”, Annual Conference of the Philosophical Society of Southern Africa, Rhodes University, South Africa.