Positive Psychology Conferences Around the World in 2018


Many positive psychology associations will be holding conferences in 2018. Please click here to view the various events which are available for you to participate in around the globe, as well as recaps provided to IPPA by conference organizers of past events.



On this page, you will find a compilation of news from IPPA, as well as our global network.  Browse the posts below to learn about conferences, calls for proposals, funding and job opportunities, and more.


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Featured News Items:

Volunteer Opportunities with IPPA!

The International Positive Psychology Association has a number of volunteer opportunities available for scholars, practitioners and students who wish […]


Student Division Seeking Volunteers!

The student division of the International Positive Psychology Association (SIPPA) seeks to create a community for students of positive psychology by facilitating networking, collaboration […]

IPPA Celebrates 10 Years

by James Pawelski, Ph.D. , Executive Director (Volunteer)

Ten years ago, a small group of volunteers with a shared interest in positive psychology set out […]

IPPA Announces 2017 Award Winners

International Positive Psychology Association Announces 2017 Award Winners
The International Positive Psychology Association (IPPA) welcomed six new Fellows, and honored eight additional members at its […]

Conferences around the world

Happiness 360 at Universidad Tecmilenio

Universidad Tecmilenio will hold the 6th International Summit Happiness 360 on November 2-3, 2018, in Monterrey, Mexico.


Happiness 360 is an event with talks, workshops, […]

Other News

Positive Youth Development in Venezuela

A new initiative has launched in Venezuela to support the positive development of adolescents. The website, Desarrollo Positivo Adolescente Venezuela, is a collaboration between Universidad Metropolitana […]

2017 World Happiness Report

Coinciding with the United Nations’ International Day of Happiness (March 20, 2017), the Sustainable Development Solutions Network has published the 2017 World Happiness Report. […]


View our past news posts in the News Archive