Past ARPA Conferences

2017: St. Mary's University, Keynote Speaker: Stephen Stich
2016: Acadia University, Keynote Speaker: Dr. Samantha Brennan
2015: University of New Brunswick & St. Thomas University, Keynote Speaker: Dr. Andrew Chignell
2014: Memorial University, Keynote Speaker: Dr. Alice Crary
2013: Dalhouse University, Keynote Speaker: Dr. Philip Kitcher
2012: University of Prince Edward Island, Keynote Speaker: Dr. Kathryn Pauly Morgan
2011: Mount Allison University, Keynote Speaker: Dr. Frederick Beiser
2010: University of King’s College, Keynote Speaker: Robert A. Wilson
2009: Cape Breton University, Keynote Speaker: Anthony Weston 
2008: St. Francis Xavier University, Keynote Speaker: Jerry Fodor
2007: Saint Mary’s University, Keynote Speaker: Trudy Govier
2006: University of New Brunswick & St. Thomas University, Keynote speaker: Bernard Boxill 
2005: Memorial University of Newfoundland, Keynote Speaker: Robert Pippin
2004: Dalhousie University, Keynote Speaker: Ronald de Sousa
2003: Université de Moncton, Keynote Speaker: Kai Nielsen
2002: University of Prince Edward Island,  Keynote Speaker: Michael Ruse   
2001: Mount Allison University, Keynote Speaker: David Reeve
2000: University of King's College, Keynote Speaker: Sandra Bartky
1999 Conference: University College of Cape Breton, Keynote Speaker: Jonathan Glover 
1998 Conference: St. Francis Xavier University, Keynote Speaker: Peter McCormick 
1997 Informal Meeting 
1996 (25th Convention) Acadia University, Keynote Speaker: Doug Rabb 
1995 (25th Anniversary) University of New Brunswick & St. Thomas University, Keynote Speakers: 
     Tom Hurka, Peter March and Frank Cunningham 
1994 Memorial University of Newfoundland, Keynote Speaker: Richard Rorty 
1993 St. Mary's University, Keynote Speaker: Ralph Johnson 
1992 University of Prince Edward Island 
1991 Université de Moncton, Keynote Speaker: Conrad Sioui 
1990 (20th Convention) Dalhousie University, Keynote Speaker: Lawrence Thomas 
1989 (20th Anniversary) University College of Cape Breton. Keynote Speaker: Martha Nussbaum 
1988 St. Francis Xavier University  
1987 Mount Allison University 
1986 postponed until 1987 
1985 University of New Brunswick & St. Thomas University, Keynote Speaker: Kai Nielsen 
1984 Acadia University 
1983 Université de Ste. Anne, Keynote Speaker: Matthew Lipman
1982 St. Mary's University, Keynote Speaker: Storrs McColl 
1981 Sir Wilfred Grenfell College, Keynote Speakers: Jack Stevenson Alistair MacLeod
1980 Université de Moncton, Keynote Speaker: Yvon Thériault
1979 (10th Anniversary Convention) Dalhousie University, Keynote Speakers: Leslie Armour, Louise Marcil-Lacoste 
1978 Memorial University of Newfoundland, Keynote Speaker: John Findlay 
1977 University of Prince Edward Island, Keynote Speaker: Max Cresswell 
1976 University College of Cape Breton, Keynote Speakers: Alan Montefiori, Charles Taylor
1975 Mount Allison University Jan Narveson
1974 Acadia University 
1973 University of New Brunswick & St. Thomas University, Keynote Speaker: Fraser Cowley
1972 St. Francis Xavier University, Keynote Speaker: Thomas Langan
1971 Université de Moncton 
1970 (Founding Convention) Dalhousie University & King's University, Keynote Speaker: Eva Schaper