Below is a list of major atheist conferences including those that were cancelled due to atheist infighting or poor international cooperation among atheists (see: Atheist factions and Atheism and international cooperation among atheists):
Atheist Jerry Coyne on atheist conferences
The atheist Jerry Coyne said about atheist conferences which he attended:
|“|| But to me the speakers and talks have often seemed repetitive: the same crew of jet-set skeptics giving the same talks.
...a few things bothered me, most notably the air of self-congratulation (which I excused on the grounds of enthusiastic people finding like-minded folks for the first time), the “fanboyness” directed at some of the famous atheists (they hardly let poor Richard alone, and I’m not sure he liked that!), and the lameness of quite a few of the talks. Again, how much new can you say about atheism?
- Are there too many atheist meetings? by Jerry Coyne