The International Numismatic Council (INC) was founded in 1927 and promotes co-operation between institutions and individuals in the field of numismatics. The Council now has about 160 members from 38 countries. These include museums, university institutes, numismatic societies and mints. Its activities are coordinated by a Committee of nine members elected by the General Assembly at the International Numismatic Congress, which is organized under the auspices of the INC every six years.

The University of Warsaw, where the next International Numismatic Congress will be held in 2021.

The next congress will be held in Warsaw, Poland from 20-24 September 2021. Hosts will be the University of Warsaw in cooperation with the National Museum in Warsaw, the National Museum in Cracow, the Polish Numismatic Society and the National Bank of Poland. For more information about Poland’s long numismatic history, its academic institutions and museum see  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OUR47f9yzRc&t=188s



A committee of eight, elected from and by INC Members, runs the INC. The current members are Michael Alram (President), Aleksander Bursche, Maria Caccamo Caltabiano, François de Callataÿ (Secretary), Andrew Meadows, Pere P. Ripolles, Cecilia von Heijne, Ute Wartenberg, and Bernhard Weisser (Treasurer). The website of the International Numismatic Council is http://www.inc-cin.org/


If your institution is interested in becoming a member, please contact the Secretary, François de Callataÿ. See also http://inc-cin.org/membership.html

The blog is managed and edited at the American Numismatic Society by Ute Wartenberg and Andrew Meadows. Please send press releases in word documents (no pdf format please!) and photos or illustrations (jpg or tiff in 300 dpi resolution) to inc@numismatics.org.