ICUS was an interdisciplinary academic forum dedicated to examining the important issues confronting our contemporary world.
ICUS was sponsored by the International Cultural Foundation,
Inc. (ICF), which was a non-profit organization set up to promote
academic, scientific, religious and cultural exchange among the people
of the world. ICF was founded in 1968 by the Reverend Sun Myung Moon.
Statement of Purpose
In our common effort to build a better future for all peoples, there is little
question that we face significant and even discouraging challenges…
Includes chronology of conferences and chairmen.
Part of the speech that the Reverend Sun Myung Moon, the founder of ICUS,
gave at ICUS XVI in Atlanta, Georgia
I recall reading Dr. Moon’s speech, the main purpose for these many specialists to convene together was to learn how to live for the sake of others and practice giving our best efforts even our love for the public purpose. We could say we are learning how to build heaven on earth.