The theme of the conference is "What is Life?". Keynote speakers are Antje Jackelen (Sweden), Stuart Kauffman (USA), Bronislaw Szerszynski (UK), Richard Villems (Estonia), Gayle Woloschak (USA). The conference includes small paper sessions from a number of perspectives, including biology, philosophy, technology, theology etc. Biosemiotic Perspectives sessions are led by Kalevi Kull (Estonia). The registration form and other details are available from the conference website.