ICON Mainz

Welcome to our website. We host the International Students Conference ICON Mainz here at the Johannes Gutenberg-Universität Mainz.

ICON Mainz 2018

1st International Students' Conference

"Bounds of Humanity"

2nd and 3rd November 2018

Johannes Gutenberg-Universität Mainz, Germany

Check out our Flyer

and Call for Papers

The topic of the conference will be "Bounds of Humanity". We will offer a variety of workshops, plenary sessions and discussion forums in regards to social constructs, human responsibility, bioethics, human rights and conceptions of humanity.

Topics of interest could be e.g.:

  • Identity (gender, disability,…)
  • Cloning (risks vs. benefits)
  • organ donation, fertility,…
  • immigration law, freedom of speech
  • stereotypes, nature vs. nurture

Place: Campus of the Johannes Gutenberg-University Mainz, Germany

Date: 2nd and 3rd November 2018

For: open to all university students worldwide

Who: organized by students at JGU

Please send us your paper as a PDF/Word via mail.



Dieses Vorhaben wird aus Mitteln des Bundesministeriums für Bildung und Forschung unter dem Förderkennzeichen 01PL17055 gefördert. Die Verantwortung für den Inhalt dieser Veröffentlichung liegt beim Autor.