Which conferences are on the horizon?

After the IABS, I realised that there were several authors of this blog there, and perhaps even more readers, and that we could have decided to have at least a coffee together. Thus, I thought that we could start sharing where we will be going next, so that others can come to know about what interesting conferences there are and/or we can find out that we are in the same place and decide to meet in person.

As for me, I tend to attend three conferences per year.
I am leaving tomorrow for my last conference in 2014, namely the EAAA (European Association of Asian Art) one in Olomouc, Czech Republic. There, I will host a panel, together with Cristina Bignami and Julia Hegewald, on reuse. You can read more about it here.

In 2015, I will be in May (25th to 28th) in Athens, for the Atiner conference, where I am organizing a panel with Malcolm Keating on langauge as a tools for acquiring knowledge (see the Call for Papers here).

In June-July (28th to 2nd) I will be in Bangkok for the World Sanskrit Conference, where I am organising a panel with Marcus Schmücker on the development of theology in Viśiṣṭādvaita Vedānta (see the Call for Papers here).

In September (10th to 12th) I will be in Venice for the sixth Coffee Break Conference on “Comparison and Comparative Methods”, where I am organising, together with our Andrew Ollett and the CBC team, the whole conference and in particular a panel on comparative theology (see the Call for Papers for the whole conference here).

What about you? What would you recommend to attend? Where can one meet you?

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3 thoughts on “Which conferences are on the horizon?

  1. The Pacific Division of the American Philosophical Association, which will meet in Vancouver, April 1-4, has a number of events. I’m on the planning committee and I’ve organized two sessions. One is a book symposium on Christian Coseru’s book, Perceiving Reality: Consciousness, Intentionality, and Cognition in Buddhist Philosophy, with Laura Guerrero, Matthew Mackenzie, Anand Vaidya, and Christian Coseru; the other is a symposium on cross-cultural moral psychology, with Amber Carpenter, Jake Davis, Bronwyn Finnigan, and Jay Garfield. In addition, the International Society for Buddhist Philosophy will be meeting there too. I don’t know the full roster of events of the Society, but there is a book symposium on my book, Waking, Dreaming, Being: Self and Consciousness in Neuroscience, Meditation, and Philosophy, with Jay Garfield, Owen Flanagan, and Jennifer Windt.

    • All sounds terrific, congratulations to you for the conception and organisation! I wish I could attend and since this is not possible, I hope you will find some time to tell us about the conference once it is over.

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