12th Ludwig Wittgenstein Summerschool

4th – 8th August 2020

Agency, Causation, and Normativity

with Hans-Johann Glock (Zürich) & John Hyman (London)

Scientific Organization and Direction: Volker A. Munz (Klagenfurt)


Conference Center:
Elementary school
Markt 300
A-2880 Kirchberg am Wechsel
Cf: Travel and Living.

Maximum number of participants: 40

Application deadline (registration and payment): 31 January 2020 (Later applications can unfortunately not be taken into account.)
Information concerning acceptance/non-acceptance: 29. February 2019 (Full reimbursement in case of non-acceptance)

Accommodation will be organized by the ALWS and is located just opposite the conference centre. Private booking possible.
Summer school participants are invited to join the 43rd International Wittgenstein Symposium: Platonism. Kirchberg am Wechsel, 9 – 15 of August 2020 at reduced fees.

250 Euro including conference participation (220 Euro for ALWS members)
210 Euro summer school only (180 Euro for ALWS members).
Summer school fees can be reimbursed only until 15 June 2019 (minus 20 Euro handling charge).
(Refunding of later cancellation: 125 Euro / 105 Euro; minus 20 Euro handling charge)

Payment of the fees includes:

  • Free board and lodging during the summer school (dormitory)
  • Certificate of participation (working load in ECTS points)

Required qualifications: The summer school is addressed to advanced university students in philosophy. Elementary knowledge of Wittgenstein’s philosophy is desirable. Applicants are asked to send a transcript record and a 3-page preparatory essay on one of the three subjects.

Further details concerning preparation, programme, etc. will be announced.