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the third annual

Rocky Mountain Ethics Congress


an international conference geared to offer the highest quality, highest altitude discussion of ethics, broadly conceived

Eaton Humanities Building

University of Colorado, Boulder

August 5-8, 2010 
Boulder, Colorado



Keynote #1: Walter Sinnott-Armstrong
Keynote #2: Susan Wolf**
Keynote #3: John Martin Fischer

For more information on the 2010 program and papers, see our:

Participant Roster,

Full Program,

Extended Abstracts, and

Full Papers (Password Protected).




Past documents:


RoME 2010 CFP
Call for Commentators


Program begins: 1:00 PM, August 5

Program ends: 6:00 PM, August 8


Costs: $140 non-student/$75 student.

Registration permits registrant to join conference participants at receptions and to partake of refreshments during the day. Alcoholic beverages will be served.

NOTE: those with a CU-Boulder ID do not need to register.




Benjamin Hale (
Alastair Norcross (

Grad Student/Research Assistant:
Duncan Purves (




Full paper submission for Young Ethicist Prize: June 15, 2010.
(Announcement of a winner will be made at the event.)


Full papers to commentators: June 15.




Main Papers: 30 minutes or 4500 words, whichever is shorter

Comments: 10-15 minutes

Q&A: Remaining Time

Session Length: 75 minutes total


Poster Presentations: Approx 80 minutes

Size: Approx. 38" x 46"

Travel to Boulder:

Apart from renting a car, there are several easy travel options available for those flying into DIA. Find more information here.

Hotel Information:

We have approximately 108 blocked rooms at local hotels, though Boulder has a range of other accommodation options. Find more information here. Be sure to check a map for your hotel location, as some are not within (reasonable) walking distance of the University.

Things to do in Boulder:

More information coming soon. In the meantime, here are some points of interest that we recommend. We strongly recommend printing out this map or enlarging to view the full map. Please note that there are many more restaurants and bars than those listed on the Googlemap. (A comprehensive list of restaurants can be found here.) Our list is aimed to give participants in the RoME conference a few tips about where to head for drinks and dinner after the plenaries. For short explanations of each establishment and why we recommend it to you, click HERE:


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**Special thanks to the Collins Endowment Fund for supporting the Think! talks. 


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