Annual Conference

BSHP Annual Conference

The BSHP Annual Conference, at which the Annual General Meeting is held, usually takes place in the spring at a UK university. Normally, we hold themed conferences and larger, general conferences in alternate years. Members are encouraged to submit an abstract when the Call for Papers is issued. Details of past conferences are here.

British Society for the History of Philosophy
Annual Conference 2025
April (date tba)
University of Cambridge

Keynote Speakers

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Registration and further details will be announced in due course.

Further information

  • All conference participants, including accepted speakers, must be BSHP members. However, you need not be a member in order to submit an abstract. For information on the BSHP and how to join please visit <>.
  • As signatories of the BPA/SWIP Good Practice Scheme, the BSHP will take steps to ensure gender balance among speakers and participants.
  • As for all BSHP events, some funding is available for childcare. Information about claiming for childcare in order to attend the conference, will be announced in due course.
  • Graduate students and unwaged members who are accepted speakers may apply for a bursary of up to £200. Details to follow.
  • Venue information, including information about health and safety and accessibility, will be available soon.