ESA Conference 2018 – Maribor (Slovenia)


Maribor (Slovenia): 14–16 June, 2018

The European Society for Aesthetics would like to invite you to attend the ESA Conference that will take place in Maribor, Slovenia, from the 14th until the 16th of June 2018.

Keynote Speakers
  • Robert Hopkins (New York)
  • Giovanni Matteucci (Bologna)
  • Catrin Misselhorn (Stuttgart)


We will have both systematic and historical presentations of papers from different traditions and on a large variety of topics in philosophical aesthetics. For each talk, there will be time for a 20-minute presentation, with about another 25 minutes designated for discussion. All accepted and presented papers would be eligible for publication in the proceedings of the ESA.

Conference programme (Coming soon.)

Abstracts (Coming soon.)

The ESA will also hold its general assembly of 2018 during the conference.


Please register for the conference here.

If you are not yet a member of the ESA, please register first – membership is for free. If you forgot your password, you can set a new one here.

Registration deadline: 24th of May 2018


Travelling to Maribor:

Please download the information about travelling to Maribor here.



The local organisers made general reservations for hotel rooms in Maribor at various hotels in the vicinity of the location of the conference. Participants need to book their rooms at least three weeks before the conference, otherwise they will have to find accommodation by themselves. (Deadline for booking: May 23, 2018)

To book your room please send an e-mail to or consult the webpage . Reservation code: AMEUECM.

The same company offers to advise and transfer service.

The Fabian Dorsch ESA Essay Prize winner in 2018

Winner of the essay prize to be announced soon.

Please send all your questions to the conference organisers: conference[at]