Annual Congress 2018

Université du Québec à Montréal

June 4-7, 2018


Online registration is now open! L'inscription en ligne est maintenant ouverte!


Tentative Schedule | Horaire provisoire (Updated April 23. Mise-à-jour 23 avril.)


Fees | Frais (includes GST and QST | TPS et TVQ inclus)

Early (to May 15)

Regular, Non-Member $185.00
Regular, Member $135.00
S/R/U, Non-Member $105.00
S/R/U, Member $55.00

After May 15: 

Regular, Non-Member $205.00
Regular, Member $155.00
S/R/U Non-Member $115.00
S/R/U Member $65.00

Participants will be accommodated at the Lord Berri Hotel. Please note that:

The CPA has secured a preferential rate (139$ for single occupancy — 149$ for double occupancy — breakfast included). To obtain this rate, please contact the hotel directly at (514) 845-9236 and ask for the "CPA rate". 

Rooms must be booked at least 60-90 days in advance;

It is a 5 minutes walk from the hotel to the conference rooms.

About Montreal's Congress (letter by Sandra Lapointe and Henry Jackman).

Individuals interested in chairing a session or commenting on a paper should submit their information through this link by March 15, 2018.


Congress Program Chair

Henry Jackman


Presidential Addresses

At each Annual meeting of the CPA the president for that year addresses the association. Previous addresses may be found on our publications page.

Go to Presidential Addresses


Essay Prizes


Student Essay Prizes

Dialogue, the bilingual journal of the Canadian Philosophical Association, awards up to three prizes each year to papers submitted by students for the Annual Congress of the CPA. Papers submitted by students are double-blind refereed together with papers submitted by faculty and others. One prize is reserved for each official language; prizes are awarded when merited. There is a first prize and two equal second prizes.

Previous Student Essay Prize winners

Essay prizes ...


Faculty Essay Prizes

The CPA awards two essay prizes for faculty papers submitted to our annual conference: Non-tenured Professor, Lecturer, Sessional Essay Prize; and Tenured Professor Essay Prize.

Previous Faculty Essay Prize winners

Essay Prizes...


Previous Congresses

Visit our Archives page to access previous congress programs.

Upcoming Events

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DIALOGUETo promote philosophical scholarship and exchange, the CPA publishes a quarterly journal: Dialogue [+]