The founder and spiritus rector of the association is Günter Wohlfart, who headed it until 2002. The current managerial board of the association consists of:
The Académie du Midi has about 60 members, many of them professional academics.
To date the Académie du Midi has held 20 interdisciplinary symposia with participants from all over the world and has published anthologies on the respective conference themes. For details see Conferences and Publications.
Future conferences are to be held biannually on specific issues within the general comparative frame “Philosophy – East and West”.