CFP: 7th World Congress of Paraconsistency

Submission deadline: April 1, 2024

Conference date(s):
September 2, 2024 - September 7, 2024

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Conference Venue:

Instituto de Investigación en Humanidades, Universidad Benito Juárez de Oaxaca
Oaxaca de Juárez, Mexico

Topic areas


Keynote speakers

  • Eduardo Barrio, Universidad de Buenos Aires
  • Diderik Batens, Ghent University | Batens Symposium
  • Verónica Borja Macías, Universidad Tecnológica de la Mixteca
  • Katalin Bimbó, University of Alberta
  • Elena Ficara, Universität Paderborn
  • David Gaytán, Universidad Autónoma de la Ciudad de México
  • João Marcos,  Universidade Federal de Santa Catarina


  • “Symbolization of contradiction”, Jean-Yves Béziau and Caroline Pires Ting
  • TBA, Bryson Brown
  • “Recent work on paraconsistent logic”, Luis Estrada-González 


We welcome contributions on the different aspects of paraconsistency. Topics include but are not limited to the following:

  • Particular systems of paraconsistent logic

  •  General tools and frameworks for paraconsistent systems

  •  Interactions of paraconsistent logic with other logics

  •  Philosophical issues in paraconsistency

  • Applications of paraconsistent logic

  •  History of paraconsistent logic

  • Paraconsistency and computation.

There will also be a half-day symposium within WCP7 celebrating the 80 years of Diderik Batens. Any submission on the scope of Diderik's wide interests (adaptive logics, rationality, problem-solving processes, defeasible reasoning, logical dynamics, set theory, proper semantics, etc.) is most welcome.

Submissions should be anonymized 300- to 700-word abstracts and be sent to [email protected], indicating clearly in case it is intended for the Batens' symposium. Contact details, including paper title, affiliation, and email address, should be submitted as a separate PDF.

All submissions will be anonymously refereed. 

Some contributions may be accepted for presentation in a poster session.

Important dates

EXTENDED Submission deadline: April 1, 2024

Notification of decision: April 30, 2024.

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