Sciences into History and Education International Colloquium

2016, September 30th


Time of meeting: 8.30 am – 6.15 pm

The Space Museum will be open to the public on time 9.30 am – 3.30 pm.



8.30 am Welcome, Registration and Help Desk

9.00 am Opening Acts by Ruling Authorities: Attilio Ferrari and Eleonora Monge


9.30 am

– Chairperson: Attilio Ferrari (Torino University, Italy)
Scientism and positivism revisited, Jean Dhombres (CNRS/CAK Paris, France) Abstract

– Chairperson: Attilio Ferrari (Torino University, Italy)
Paul de Saint-Robert—Principes de Thermodynamique, 1865, Raffaele Pisano (Lille 3 University, France) Abstract

Coffee break

12.00 pm Debate

Lunch braek


2.00 pm

– Chairperson: Massimo Ferrari (Torino University, Italy)
The Progress of Astronomy in the 19th Century, Attilio Ferrari (Torino University, Italy) Abstract

– Chairperson: Massimo Ferrari (Torino University, Italy)
Clausius’ Second Law and Entropy: Conceptual Joints Enhancing Sadi Carnot’s Thermodynamics, Emilio Pellegrino (Torino University, Italy) Abstract

Coffee Break

5.00 pm

Roundtable – Chairperson: Raffaele Pisano (Lille 3 University, France)
Exploring Changes in How Sciences , Education & Histories and Philosophies of Sciences Have Been Written and Taught
Invited Speakers: Jean Dhombres (France), Attilio Ferrari (Italy), Massimo Ferrari (Italy), Emilio Pellegrino (Italy), Raffaele Pisano (France) Abstract

Colloquium poster.

Colloquium brochure.


The event is FREE, until avilable.

Booking required mandatory here.

Conference languages: Italian, French, English.

Scientific Commitee:
Attilio Ferrari (Italy)
Massimo Ferrari (Italy)
Raffaele Pisano (France)

Organizian Committee:
Attilio Ferrari (Italy)
Massimo Ferrari (Italy)
Ennio Iannucci (Italy)
Gianfranco Medici (Italy)
Raffaele Pisano (France)

Partners: Associazione Paul de Saint Robert (Italy), AIF Latina (Italy), AIF Torino (Italy), AIF Mondovì (Italy), Comune di Castagnole delle Lanze (Italy)




Patronage: Italian-French University,, Dipartimento di Filosofia e Scienze dell’Educazione, Università degli Studi di Torino