International Society for the Interdisciplinary Study of Symmetry
History & Context
The previous Congress and Exhibition of ISIS-Symmetry: Natural and Artificial was held in Washington D.C., 14 - 20 August 1995. It was the third in the series of the triennial congresses organized and conducted by the International Society for the Interdisciplinary Study of Symmetry (ISIS-Symmetry), following the first in Budapest, 1989, and the 2nd in Hiroshima, 1992. Hundreds of scientists, re-searchers, artists, designers, engineers, and practitioners from a variety of areas participated, among them lead-ing figures in their fields. The fertile interaction which developed among the participants of these events is already evident.