Monthly Archives: January 2018

IPPAEd Pre-conference at the 9th European Conference on Positive Psychology

January 16, 2018|

The Positive Education Division of IPPA (IPPAEd) is pleased to invite you to a pre-conference to the 9th European Conference on Positive Psychology (ECPP 2018) in Budapest, Hungary. The pre-conference is titled Engaging Education – Let’s Make It Happen: Exploring Science and Practice-Based Opportunities.

The pre-conference will introduce research and practical tools on engagement. Participants will learn about the latest research, […]

Engaging Education Pre-conference at ENPP 2018

January 16, 2018|

Engaging Education – Let’s Make It Happen. Exploring Science and Practice-Based Opportunities.
A pre-conference at the 9th European Conference on Positive Psychology (ENPP 2018)
June 26-27, 2018 in Budapest, Hungary
Presented by IPPA’s Positive Education Division (IPPAEd)
Around the world, there are concerns about students’ abilities with 21st century skills, mental health problems, and lack of motivation to learn. Engagement is a common […]

11th National Conference of SIPP

January 15, 2018|

XI National Conference of the Italian Positive Psychology Society (SIPP) will take place at the University of Bari in Bari, Apulia, Italy from June 15-16, 2018. The theme of the conference is “Positive Psychology and Interconnectedness – Real and virtual communities.”

The keynote speakers will be Francisco Eiroa-Orosa and Giuseppe Riva.

The deadline to submit abstracts is March 17, 2018.

See the […]

10th Biennial International Meaning Conference

January 12, 2018|

The 10th Biennial International Meaning Conference will take place from August 2-5, 2018 in Vancouver, Canada. The theme of the conference is Courage, Faith, and Meaning: Existential Positive Psychology’s Response to Adversity.

Keynote speakers will include Dr. Carol Ryff, IPPA Board Member Dr. Michael Steger, Dr. Ken Sheldon, and more.

The Call for Submissions for the conference will close on April […]

Call for Unpublished Papers for Psychological Well-Being and Longevity Meta-Analysis

January 12, 2018|

Ed Diener, Ph.D., and Samantha Heintzelman, Ph.D., at the University of Virginia are collecting unpublished reports for a meta-analysis examining the effects of subjective well-being on longevity/mortality. They are seeking findings and data sets in which these variables were measured in a prospective manner, though not reported in a published work. To qualify, studies must:

1)   Be a prospective/longitudinal study design

2)   Include a […]

Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam Launches Master Program on Genes in Behaviour and Health

January 11, 2018|

Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam is launching a new research Master program in Fall 2018: Genes in Behaviour and Health.
In this two-year full time program, students will learn about the relevant research methods to design and carry out high-quality research within the field of behaviour genetics and genetic epidemiology, and to study how our genes interact with the environment for behavioral and health […]

2018 Positive Business Project and Positive Business Conference

January 11, 2018|

The Center for Positive Organizations at the Ross School of Business is accepting applications for the 2018 Positive Business Project. This annual endeavor recognizes organizations for leadership in the domains of environmental stewardship, community stewardship, and employee empowerment. Nominations for the Positive Business Project will be accepted through the early application deadline of February 16, and the final application […]