The International Academic Forum Heidelberg (IWH) is an interdisciplinary centre for scholarly exchange in academia. As a vital organ and think tank of Heidelberg University it has been providing a platform for multidisciplinary intellectual engagement for over three decades.
It was established on the 600th anniversary of the Ruprecht-Karls-University and inaugurated on April 12th 1986. Since then more than 1500 symposiums, workshops, seminars and conferences have convened at the International Academic Forum.
IWH is a research facility of Heidelberg University.