Association for Association for Practical and Professional Ethics
Twenty-seventh Annual International Conference
Thursday, March 1 – Sunday, March 4, 2018
Palmer House Hilton – Chicago, Illinois
Submission Deadline – October 27, 2017
Special Event: Private reading of Queen
APPE will host a reading of Queen on the evening of Thursday, March 1 at the Palmer House. The production explores the ethical dilemmas faced by two young academics who discover an error in their career-defining research project.
We invite submissions from individuals in all disciplines and professions who are interested in advancing scholarship, teaching and a general understanding of practical and professional ethics. Submissions are invited on ethical issues in all fields, including business, engineering, government, medial, law, medicine, science and technology as well as interdisciplinary and multi-disciplinary issues that cut across professions such as biomedical, educational, environmental, public health, and research.
We invite submissions in the following categories: 1) Individual presentations; 2)Case studies; 3) Pedagogical demonstrations; 4) Creative arts; 5) Posters; 6) Panel discussions; 7) Author meets critics; 8) Lunch with an author; 9) Pecha Kucha/Rapid fire session (new for 2018); 10) Graduate student three minute thesis competition (new for 2018); 11) Paper competitions and awards.
All submissions, in all categories, are due October 27, 2017.
In practice, one individual submission per person will be accepted.
Please, click on the following link to view our Call for Submissions.
We also invite submission to be considered for our special Paper Competitions:
Paper Competitions and Awards
Best Formal Paper by an Early Career Scholar – $500 prize
Best Formal Paper by a Graduate Student – $500 prize
Best Formal Paper by an Undergraduate Student – $250
Best Formal Paper on Pre-College Ethics – $750 First prize and $500 Second prize
For additional information about our upcoming conference, including information on our pre-conference Workshops and post-conference Mini Conference, see our Annual Conference web page on the new APPE website.
September 5: Registration opens
October 27: Deadline for all submissions
December 1: End of Early Bird Registration
December 15: Notification of Program Presenters
January 5: Deadline for Audio Visual Request Forms
February 2: End of On-Time Registration (Late registration pricing begins 2/3.)
February 6: Hotel Reservations deadline
February 9: Meal Reservations with Payment deadline