Conferences

4th Canadian Conference On Positive Psychology

October 12, 2017|

The 4th Canadian Conference on Positive Psychology, organized by the Canadian Positive Psychology Association, will be held on May 23-25, 2018 in Toronto, Canada. The conference is co-hosted by the University of Toronto, Ontario Institute for Studies in Education.

The theme of the conference is “Bridging Canadian Well-Being.”

The deadline to submit proposals to present at this conference is November 13, 2017. Please see this […]

PESA Victoria State Conference on Positive Education

October 8, 2017|

The Positive Education Schools Association (PESA)’s Victoria State Chapter will hold a conference at Camberwell Girls Grammar School on Positive Education on November 17, 2017.

This one-day event will feature a pre-conference workshop introducing Positive Education, a keynote address, practical workshops, and an expert panel for Q&A.

Please see the event flyer for more information on the conference and registration.

Gratitude & Well-Being at Work Conference

September 20, 2017|

The Greater Good Science Center at the University of California, Berkeley will hold a one day conference on Gratitude and Well-being at Work on November 17, 2017.

The program features a keynote by Dr. Robert Emmons. Other speakers include researchers as well as business leaders who will explore the importance of gratitude in workplaces and strategies for creating appreciative cultures at work.

Further […]

9th European Conference on Positive Psychology

August 24, 2017|

The European Network for Positive Psychology (ENPP) will hold their 9th conference in Budapest, Hungary from June 27-30, 2018. The European Conference on Positive Psychology occurs once every two years.

The conference website is now live, where you can find information about the call for abstracts (due February 15, 2018), exhibitor opportunities, travel details, and a preliminary roster of speakers which […]

4th Educating for Resilience Conference

August 24, 2017|

The Canadian Positive Psychology Association will hold the 4th Educating for Resilience Conference on November 10, 2017, in Toronto, ON Canada. This conference is for “teachers, counselors, educators, and positive psychology practitioners who are interested in learning how to use positive psychology to increase resilience in schools.” The previous Educating for Resilience Conference was held in 2013.

There will also be […]

First African Positive Psychology Conference

August 14, 2017|

The First African Positive Psychology Conference (APPC) is presented by North-West University and the University of Johannesburg. It will take place in Potchesfstroom, South Africa, from April 4-7, 2018.

The theme of this conference is “Embracing well-being in diverse contexts.” The event aims to provide a discussion platform involving academic researchers, practitioners, students, and others interested in and working on well-being promotion and enhancing quality […]

7th International Conference on Gross National Happiness

June 15, 2017|

The 7th International Conference on Gross National Happiness (GNH) will be held in Thimphu, Bhutan from November 7 – 9, 2017. The conference is organized by the Centre for Bhutan Studies and Gross National Happiness (CBS & GNH). The theme of this year’s conference is “GNH of Business.”

Presentations will focus on how to develop GNH through businesses, including policy concerns, assessment, […]

Positive Psychology Conferences in 2018

June 9, 2017|

Many positive psychology associations will be holding conferences in 2018. You can now save the date for the following events:

First African Positive Psychology Conference (APPC) – North-West University and the University of Johannesburg. Potchesfstroom, South Africa, April 4-7, 2018

The theme of this conference is “Embracing well-being in diverse contexts.” The event aims to provide a discussion platform involving academic researchers, practitioners, […]

International Conference on Well-being in Education Systems

May 8, 2017|

The Department of Education and Learning at the University of Applied Sciences and Arts of Southern Switzerland (SUPSI) will hold an International Conference on Well-being in Education Systems in Locarno, Switzerland from November 20 – 22, 2017.

The goals of the conference are “to help build a community of thought on the subject of well-being in education systems where views and […]

Positive Education Summit to be Organized by David L. Cooperrider Center For Appreciative Inquiry

February 8, 2017|

The David L. Cooperrider Center for Appreciative Inquiry at Champlain College’s Stiller School of Business recently received a $1 million gift to be used for organizing a Positive Education Summit. This Summit is expected to take place in 2018 and to engage a wide audience, including leaders in positive education and stakeholders from early education through college.

To learn more about the Summit, […]