uAnalytiCon-2022: Abstract Objects

Call for Papers

Ural Federal University named after the first President of Russia B.N. Yeltsin
Ural Institute of Humanities
Department of Philosophy
Chair of Ontology and Theory of Knowledge

Dear colleagues,

we are pleased to announce
Annual International Conference
uAnalytiCon-2022: Abstract Objects,
which takes place on May 13-14, 2022

The conference aims to examine the status of abstract objects. We will focus on such problems as the nature of abstract objects, criteria of distinction between abstract objects and concrete objects, kinds of abstract objects, abstraction principles. The other topics include the problem of the knowability of abstract objects and cognitive access to them.

Invited speakers: Stewart Shapiro (O'Donnell Professor, Department of Philosophy, Ohio State University) and Øystein Linnebo (Professor of Philosophy, University of Oslo)

We welcome submissions from a wide range of disciplines, including but not limited to:

  • philosophy of mathematics;
  • metaphysics;
  • philosophy of language;
  • logic;
  • epistemology;
  • philosophy of mind.

The deadline for abstract submissions is March 1, 2022. Notifications of acceptance will be sent by March 31, 2022. Abstracts must be 500 words or less and prepared for blind review. To submit abstracts please fill out our submission form.

Official conference languages: Russian, English.

The participation is free of charge. Unfortunately, the Organizing Committee has no available funds for covering transport and accommodation. Participants are responsible for covering travel expenses. Please, contact the Organizing Committee with any questions at

Organizing Committee:

  • Ilya Gushchin
  • Alexey Kislov, PhD
  • Olga Kozyreva, PhD
  • Lev Lamberov, PhD
  • Victoria Sukhareva

Head of the Organizing Committee:

Dmitry Ankin, PhD