# digital | thinking
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German Congress for Philosophy XXVI

The German Congress of Philosophy is one of the largest and most important philosophical events in Germany and Europe. Guided by the respective theme, it reflects current debates in German-speaking philosophy and beyond.

The German Congress of Philosophy XXVI takes place in Münster from 22 to 26 September 2024, the theme being #digital|thinking. The congress invites participants to reflect on the challenges digital change and the use and spread of artificial intelligence pose for philosophy. 

Applications for presenting in one of the 40 sections of the congress were possible until 2 May 2024. The congress programme will be published successively from 15 May 2024, while titles and speakers of the selected contributions will be added at the end of June 2024.

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The Congress

The German Congress of Philosophy XXVI is being hosted by the University of Münster. All philosophers who research and teach at universities and schools, as well as anyone interested in philosophy, are invited to take part. Online registration is open until 31 August 2024. After that, on-site registration is possible as well, with a cash-only policy and on-site rate. Applications for the lectures in the 40 sections could be submitted until 2 May 2024.

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The congress will feature more than 60 panels and individual events – some organised by the working groups and corporative members of the DGPhil – as well as 40 sections covering all central areas of philosophy.

© Stefan Klatt


The German Congress of Philosophy XXVI takes place in Münster, Westphalia. For all those who are not yet familiar with the city, there is information on travelling and accommodation as well as interesting facts about the city and philosophy at Münster University.