Society for Philosophy of Science in Practice (SPSP) Seventh Biennial Conference

29 June – 2 July 2018

University of Ghent, Ghent, BELGIUM


Keynote speakers:

  • William Bechtel, University of California at San Diego
  • Sabina Leonelli, University of Exeter
  • Maarten van Dyck, University of Ghent
  • Alison Wylie, University of British Columbia


An on-line submission site for paper or session proposals will be available later this fall.


Abstract submission deadline: 15 January 2018

Notification of acceptance: 7 March 2016

Main Contact: Joe Rouse,


The Society for Philosophy of Science in Practice (SPSP) is an interdisciplinary community of scholars who approach the philosophy of science with a focus on scientific practice and the practical uses of scientific knowledge. For further details on our objectives, see our mission statement on our website at