2023 Conference

The 2023 Society for European Philosophy annual conference will take place from the 3rd to the 5th of July 2023.

It will be hosted by the Institute of Art Theory and Media Studies, Eötvös Lóránd University of Sciences (ELTE), in partnership with the Institute of Philosophy and the Faculty of Education and Psychology, ELTE Budapest, Hungary.

The SEP conference aims to bring together researchers, teachers and others from within different disciplines, interested in all areas of Modern European Philosophy, discussed through the medium of English. Submissions are invited for individual papers and panel sessions in all areas of Modern European Philosophy.

Keynote Speakers

Dr Tina Röck, University of Dundee

Prof Ruth Sonderegger, Academy of Fine Arts, Vienna

Prof Mihály Vajda, Hungarian Academy of Sciences.

Submission guidelines

Individual papers. Please send two Word documents: (i) one with your name, institutional affiliation, contact details, and paper title; (ii) the other with your paper title and abstract prepared for blind review. The abstract should be 250–300 words. Papers are to last 20 minutes each, with 10 minutes for questions and discussion. 

Panel proposals. Please send two Word documents: (i) one with a list of participant names, institutional affiliations, contact details and panel title; please make it clear who is the principal contact; (ii) the other with the panel title, a brief panel description of no more than 100 words and a title and 250-300 word abstract for each paper within the panel, all prepared for blind review. Panels are to last up to 90 minutes with at least 30 minutes discussion.

The deadline for submissions is 27 March 2023. Contributors will be notified of the panel’s decision by email on 5 April 2023. Please send submissions to Dr Mihály Szilágyi Gál, szilagyi-gal.mihaly@btk.elte.hu

Bursaries

A number of bursaries are available to assist students and independent (non-waged) scholars with the cost of attendance. These are customarily up to €80 per person, awarded according to the case made for support, and released retrospectively, post-conference. Details of how to apply will be sent with the email confirming acceptance of your abstract.

Enquiries

Enquiries can be sent to Dr Mihály Szilágyi Gál, szilagyi-gal.mihaly@btk.elte.hu