Registration: PLEASE READ THIS! Important stuff!

  • The conference will begin midday on Wednesday August 22, and conclude with an event on Saturday evening August 25. Please plan your travel to arrive Tuesday evening or Wednesday morning at the latest, and to depart on Sunday at the earliest. There are lots of sights and activities in the Boston area, so you may want to book extra days to visit the region.
  • Meals during the conference are included in your registration fee. This includes lunches, dinners, snacks, coffee breaks.
  • To register for the conference, you need to be a member of ISOS. A significant fraction of your membership fee will support your attendance at the conference, and your membership fee also supports open access for the Journal of Social Ontology, this website, and more.

1. Join ISOS. The fee for ISOS membership is $90 for individuals working full-time, $45 for students and others. We invite you to join as an auto-renewing member, but offer nonrenewing memberships as well.

Join/renew ISOS membership

After you join as an ISOS member...

2. Return to this page and go on to registration. Basic registration is $100, and registration as a supporter is $200.

Register for conference


In due course, we will be emailing a survey to ask about food needs/preferences, accommodations, and other needs, but please feel free to email us to let us know about accessibility needs or other requirements.


Details on hotels and other lodging options can be found here. We also have created a room-sharing forum here, which you can access as soon as you join ISOS.



To keep costs affordable for everyone, the basic registration fee is based on a substantial subsidy. If you have the means (or reimbursement account), we ask if you can register as a supporter to help defray the cost of your attendance.

Basic registration


All meals and events included (Wednesday reception and dinner, Thursday lunch, breaks, dinner; Friday lunch, breaks, dinner; Saturday lunch, breaks, dinner)

Supporter - please choose this level, if you are able to


Includes $100 supplement to defray cost of meals and other expenses

If you need your receipt to reflect a particular expense category for reimbursement, please email after you register.


Please contact if you are able to provide additional support for the conference. Sponsorships will be gratefully acknowledged in the conference program and publicity materials.

"International Social Ontology Society" is registered as a non-profit organization in Austria.

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