The International Conference on Religion & Spirituality In Society Goes Online!

We are excited to announce the online conference will be delivered on the CGScholar platform – developed by the Common Ground Media Lab, the research and technology arm of Common Ground Research Networks. Below is a guide to current programing. Please check back regularly for updates.
And there is still time to register as a presenter or audience member -- don't miss out!
**All "Blended" registration types will be able to present online in 2021 and in-person (and/or online) in 2022.

2021 Plenary Speakers

Our Plenary Sessions will be delivered as a combination of pre-recorded and live addresses via Zoom. Recordings of these live addresses will also be accessible via the event schedule in the Event Microsite. You can also go directly to this site during the conference to comment and engage. And there will be an opportunity to talk with the speakers in a live question and answer Online Garden Conversation. You can sign up for these sessions in the "Special Events" section.

Antonio Piñero Sáenz

Antonio Piñero Sáenz

Professor Emeritus of Complutense University of Madrid, Madrid, Spain

"Historical and Literary Issues regarding the Pseudo-Clementine Writings"

Frank Feder

Frank Feder

Göttingen Academy of Sciences and Humanities, Göttingen, Germany

"Non-Canonical Texts and Canonicity in the Eastern Churches"

Conference Program

The conference program groups together presentations along similar themes to facilitate knowledge sharing and community building. The first schedule of sessions will be available when we're able to present a complete picture of the conference. In the meantime, you may view a list of all accepted proposals (both confirmed to attend and still pending registration) on our List of Accepted Proposals on the Event Microsite.

If you have an accepted proposal, make sure you register to be included in the program.

Special Events

The conference will offer delegates a selection of optional online spaces to frame serendipitous encounters for personal and professional growth.