conferences

2019 Undergraduate Philosophy Research Conference

Monday April 8, 2019 - Tuesday April 9, 2019

Every year, our department hosts a Philosophy Research Conference for undergraduate students to showcase top work at the university. This year’s conference will feature 20 student talks, as well as a keynote presentation by Professor Alice MacLachlan of York University. The conference will also see the launch of two journals, volume 20 of Noēsis and the inaugural issue of the journal of the University of Toronto Undergraduate Bioethics Society (UTUBS). All are welcome!

Conference: Kant and Analytic Metaphysics

Saturday April 21, 2018 - Sunday April 22, 2018

Organized by Professor Nick Stang, this conference aims to generate dialogue between contemporary analytic metaphysicians and scholars of Kant, who famously questioned whether such a thing as metaphysics is even possible. Participants include Amie Thomasson (Dartmouth), Eric Watkins (UC San Diego), our own Damian Melamedoff, and many more.

Leibniz Society of North America Meetings

Friday October 13, 2017 - Sunday October 15, 2017

The Society’s 11th Annual Conference will be co-hosted by the University of Toronto and McMaster University in 2017. Speakers at this two-day conference will include Julia Jorati (Ohio State University), Stephen Puryear (North Carolina State University), Martha Bolton (Rutgers University), and more.