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Positive Judaism Summit 2018

February 4, 2018|

The Positive Judaism Summit 2018 will take place on March 17 in New York City. The Summit is organized around the topic of “Personal Happiness, Individual Thriving, and Communal Wellbeing: A New Jewish Vision.”

People of every denomination and background are invited to attend.

Registration and further information are available here.

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.

Update: abstract submission is now closed.

See the conference website for […]

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.

Early registration rates are available through May 31, 2018.

Update: Paper submission is […]

Call for Unpublished Papers for Psychological Well-Being and Longevity Meta-Analysis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Ed Diener, Ph.D., and Samantha Heintzelman, Ph.D., at the University of Virginia are collecting unpublished reports for a meta-analysis examining the effects of subjective well-being on longevity/mortality.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 […]

2018 Positive Business Project and Positive Business Conference

January 11, 2018|

The Center for Positive Organizations at the Ross School of Business will host their annual Positive Business Conference on May 10-11, 2018 in Ann Arbor, Michigan. This conference will also feature presentations by leaders in industry and from the Ross School of Business.

The conference theme, “Right from the start: building and sustaining a positive culture from startup to scale,” will provide […]

Third Conference on Positive Psychology in Poland

December 12, 2017|

The III Conference on Positive Psychology in Poland, organized by the Polish Positive Psychology Association, will take place in Warsaw, Poland from July 2-4, 2018.

The theme of this conference is “Positive psychology – what has been broadened and built over the last two decades.” It will be held at Maria Grzegorzewska Pedagogical University. The conference will welcome special guests Barbara Fredrickson, IPPA’s […]

PESA 2018 Conference

December 12, 2017|

The Positive Education Schools Association (PESA) will hold its 4th annual conference at Geelong Grammar School in Geelong, Victoria, Australia from April 11-14, 2018.

The theme for the 2018 PESA conference will be CONNECT. This theme reflects the event’s aims of connecting theory with application, connecting positive education with curriculum and culture, connecting delegates with one another and with positive psychology practices […]

3rd Portuguese Congress on Positive Psychology & 1st Luso-Brazilian Symposium on Positive Psychology

December 10, 2017|

The Third Portuguese Congress on Positive Psychology and the First Luso-Brazilian Symposium on Positive Psychology will take place from March 1-3, 2018 in Lisbon, Portugal. The event is hosted at the Instituto Superior de Ciências Sociais e Politicas (ISCSP), University of Lisbon.

The theme of the conference is Positive Daily Life and the Imperative of Peace: Portuguese Language Contributions to Positive […]

3rd Brazilian Congress on Positive Psychology

December 10, 2017|

The Brazilian Positive Psychology Association (ABP+) will hold their 3rd Congress on Positive Psychology in São Paulo, Brazil from June 26-29, 2018.

The 3rd Congress will explore themes of well-being, flourishing, engagement, and health, including discussions on positive interventions and best practices. There will also be several workshops administered by highly qualified professionals, book launches, and opportunities for interaction and discussion on a variety of topics.

Update: […]

The World Positive Education Accelerator 2018

December 10, 2017|

The International Positive Education Network (IPEN) will host the World Positive Education Accelerator (WPEA) in Fort Worth, TX, United States from June 25-28, 2018.

The WPEA is an event bringing together the 2nd Festival of Positive Education and an Appreciative Inquiry Summit, in collaboration with the David L. Cooperrider Center for Appreciative Inquiry at Champlain College.

 

See more information on the event website.

 

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