Welcome to the Swiss Society for Logic and Philosophy of Science!

The Swiss Society for Logic and Philosophy of Science (SSLPS) was founded in Zürich in 1948.  The society aims to further the development and study of logic and the philosophy of science, and to bring together those interested in these fields.  To this end the society organises a yearly annual conference and various additional courses, and fosters international collabarations.

The Swiss Society for Logic and Philosophy of Science is part of the Platform Mathematics, Astronomy and Physics MAP of the Swiss Academy of Sciences ScNat.

Membership of the society is in general open to all those interested in its activities. The annual membership fee is CHF 25. To apply for membership, please send an email to the secretary of the SSLPS, Prof. Dr. George Metcalfe.

The statutes of the society can be downloaded here (available in German only).


Paul Bernays Award 2020

Starting in 2011, the Swiss Society for Logic and Philosophy of Science (SSLPS) awards each year the Paul Bernays Award to a young researcher for an outstanding contribution in the area of logic and philosophy of science. Detailed information is available here.

SSLPS Annual Meeting 2020

The SSLPS Annual Meeting 2020 will be held at ETH Zurich on February 21 and 22, 2020. It is organized by Gerhard Jäger, Reinhard Kahle, and Giovanni Sommaruga. Further information is available here.