History

IAB International Congress History

Year City Congress “President” IAB President (outgoing)
1992 Amsterdam Peter Singer (organizer)
1994 Buenos Aires Juan Carlos Tealdi Peter Singer
1996 San Francisco Alex Capron Daniel Wikler
1998 Tokyo Hyakudai Sakamoto Alastair Campbell
2000 London Alastair Campbell Ruth Macklin
2002 Brasilia Volnei Garrafa Solomon Benatar
2004 Sydney Paul Macneill Florencia Luna
2006 Beijing Qiu Ren-Zong Alex Capron
2008 Riejeka Ivan Šegota Matti Häyry
2010 Singapore Alastair Campbell & Lim Pin Nikola Biller-Andorno
2012 Rotterdam Inez de Beaufort Angus Dawson
2014 Mexico City Manuel H Ruiz de Chavez Søren Holm
2016 Edinburgh Graeme Laurie Angela Ballantyne

World Congress Presidential Address

1994 - Is the Sanctity of Life Ethic Terminally Ill?

1996 - Bioethics & Social Responsibility

1998 - Global Bioethics - Dream or Nightmare

2000 - Bioethics & Public Policy in the Next Millennium

2002 - Power & Injustice

2004 - Power and Inequality: Challenges for the IAB

2010 - Bioethics in a Globalised World - Creating Space for Flourishing Human Relationships

2012 - Contextual, Social, Critical: How we Ought to Think about the Future of Bioethics