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Positive Organizational Psychology Workshop at CGU

August 13, 2017|

Claremont Graduate University will hold a one-day workshop on Positive Organizational Psychology on August 21, 2017. The full title of the workshop is “Introduction to Positive Organizational Psychology: Theory, Research, and Applications,” and it will be presented by Stewart I. Donaldson and Jeffrey Yip. Topics such as positive leadership, exemplary teamwork, flow in the workplace, positive career development and mentoring, appreciative […]

Positive Education Summit in China

July 16, 2017|

The first Positive Education Summit in China, organized by the International Positive Education Network (IPEN) will be held on August 25, 2017, in Shenzhen.

International speakers will include Kaiping Peng, Nansook Park, Paul Rozin, and Sir Anthony Seldon.

Registration is available online. Please see the event page for further program details.

Register for POS Gathering at Academy of Management Meeting 2017

July 5, 2017|

On August 6, 2017 at the Academy of Management’s Annual Meeting, there will be a gathering of Positive Organizational Scholarship (POS) scholars over breakfast. This yearly gathering is held to foster community and collaboration among POS scholars.

There is no additional fee to attend, but pre-registration is requested. Registration for this gathering is available through the Center for Positive Organizations at the University of […]

Research Fellowships at the Jubilee Centre for Character and Virtues

July 5, 2017|

The Jubilee Centre for Character and Virtues at the University of Birmingham is now hiring for 8 research fellowship positions. Aspiring academics and those with recent PhDs in psychology, philosophy, or education are encouraged to apply (a PhD is not required).

The application will close on July 18, 2017, and interviews will be held at the end of July. The […]

Sign up for SIPPA Mentoring Event at the Fifth World Congress

June 15, 2017|


The Student Division of IPPA (SIPPA) has released the full program for their Student Mentoring and Professional Development Event at the Fifth World Congress on Positive Psychology. The event will take place on Friday, July 14, from 7 – 8:30 PM.
UPDATE: Registration for this event is currently full. Please plan to connect with SIPPA at the division’s business meeting on […]

Volunteer at IPPA’s Fifth World Congress on Positive Psychology

June 14, 2017|

We’re seeking volunteers for the upcoming Fifth World Congress on Positive Psychology at the Palais de Congres in Montreal! From Welcoming Ambassadors to Session Hosts, please consider giving your time and talents to help make this Congress the best yet. We have a variety of opportunities within approximately two hour shifts, such as:

serving as hosts and room monitors for workshops and various […]

Third Austrian Positive Psychology Association Conference

June 12, 2017|

The Austrian Positive Psychology Association (APPA) will hold their third conference in Pöllauberg, Austria on August 25 and 26, 2017.

The program of presentations, discussions, and workshops will explore a wide range of topics within positive psychology, including positive psychotherapy, leadership, positive aging, and more. Philip Streit, Ph.D., APPA President and IPPA Board Member, will give the opening keynote.

Click here for event details including registration, […]

Conference on Positive Psychology in the French-Speaking World

June 9, 2017|

Positive Psychology in the French-Speaking World: Perspectives and Prospects will be held at the Université du Québec à Montréal on July 12, 2017. This is the first in an event series. The program will feature both Canadian and European Francophone researchers and practitioners, including presentations by IPPA Board Members Ilona Boniwell and Charles Martin-Krumm.

Conference organizers have launched a website […]

The Positive Health & Wellness Division Guide to the World Congress

June 9, 2017|

The International Positive Psychology Association’s Fifth World Congress is right around the corner! The Positive Health & Wellness Division (PH&W) has compiled a short list of health and wellbeing-related events at the World Congress that may be useful as you start planning which sessions to attend. You can download the guide here. For the full session descriptions, please visit […]

World Congress – Speakers Register ASAP. Early Registration Rate Ends on May 31st

May 20, 2017|

The 5th World Congress on Positive Psychology promises to be the premier event to build collaborations and share progress in the science of positive psychology and its evidence-based practice.

The World Congress will feature a broad and innovative line up of compelling invited speakers as well as a dynamic submitted program from scientists and practitioners around the globe.   You can review the full Congress program […]