CFP: British Society of Aesthetics Connections: Conceptual Engineering and Aesthetics

Submission deadline: April 30, 2020

Conference date(s):
September 7, 2020 - September 8, 2020

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Conference Venue:

The Open University
Cambridge, United Kingdom

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Submissions are invited for the upcoming conference British Society of Aesthetics Connections: Conceptual Engineering and Aesthetics. The conference will take place on 7–8 September 2020 in Cambridge, UK. 

Fully anonymised abstracts of up to 1,000 words should be submitted as an email attachment to Please include the talk title, author’s name, affiliation and contact details in the body of email; and please write “BSA CONNECTIONS SUBMISSION” in the subject line.  Abstracts should outline a talk lasting 25 minutes, on any topic related to conceptual engineering and aesthetics. The deadline for submissions is the end of 30th April 2020.

There will be no registration fee for the conference. UK-based contributing speakers will be encouraged to apply for the BSA Travel Stipend to cover travel and accommodation costs; we have a small budget to aid contributing speakers who are not eligible for the stipend. The conference will adhere to BPA/SWIP Good Practice Scheme.

The conference website is For more information, please email

This conference is generously supported by the British Society of Aesthetics and The Open University.

Invited Speakers

  • Delia Belleri (Vienna)
  • Anne Eaton (Chicago) [To be confirmed]
  • Herman Cappelen (Oslo)
  • Matti Eklund (Uppsala)
  • Esa Díaz-León (Barcelona)
  • Kendall Walton (Michigan) [To be confirmed]

Conference Organisers

  • Mark Pinder (The Open University)
  • Derek Matravers (The Open University)

For more information, see the conference website:

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