Past Conferences - 2013

January

2013 International Congress on Social Sciences and Business
Date: January 8 - 10
Location: Taipei, Taiwan

2013 ICSSB is an educational forum of communication for academics, researchers, practitioners, and policymakers in the field of social science and business. Through its broadly defined scope, it is honor to welcome you and the your interdisciplinary perspectives in politics, psychology, government and management to enrich this significant academic event. 2013 ICSSB provides a channel for high-quality refereed empirical research on all aspects of social science and business. Purely theoretical research with the potential for empirical applications and in depth literature reviews are most encouraged to be submitted online.

3rd International Conference on Applied Social Science (ICASS 2013)
Date: January 13 - 16
Location: Taipei, Taiwan

ICASS 2013 will be the most comprehensive conference focused on the various aspects of advances in Applied Social Science. This Conference provides a chance for academic and industry professionals to discuss recent progress in the area of Applied Social Science. Furthermore, we expect that the conference and its publications will be a trigger for further related research and technology improvements in this important subject.

Bangkok International Conference on Social Science - BICSS 2013
Date: January 25 - 27
Location: Bangkok, Thailand

BICSS 2013 is the premier forum for the presentation of new advances in the fields of theoretical, experimental, and applied Social Science. The conference will bring together leading researchers, engineers and scientists in the domain of interest from around the world.

The International Symposium on Society, Tourism, Education and Politics
Date: January 26 - 28
Location: Bangkok, Thailand

2013 ISSTEP is inviting professors, researchers, graduate students, academics and any other interested parties to join the International Symposium on Society, Tourism, Education and Politics. This symposium is organized around four broad themes concerning Society, Tourism, Education, and Politics.

February

2nd Annual International Conference on Cognitive and Behavioural Psychology
Date: February 25 - 26
Location: Hotel Fort Canning, Singapore

This conference aims to bring together the world's leading researchers, engineers and scientists whose professional interests involve psychological theories and practices. The conference will also provide a valuable opportunity for psychology professionals from different cultural backgrounds and diverse fields to explore the global impact of psychology as a field of practice on community and individual mental health care.

March

5th World Congress on Women's Mental Health
Date: March 4 - 7
Location: Lima, Peru

Join clinicians of all disciplines including psychiatry, psychology, obstetrics, gynecology, family healthcare, social work, nursing and community health, who will contribute their expertise and experience to improving women's mental health. The Congress will also explore the crucial connection between such social issues as war, violence, abuse, discrimination, social roles, education, aging, work and relationships and women's mental health.

International conference on cerebral palsy and developmental medicine
Date: March 6 - 10
Location: Lucknow, India

This is to bring to your notice that the American Academy of Cerebral Palsy and Developmental Medicine, World federation of Neuro Rehabilitation, Indian Academy of Cerebral Palsy, All India Occupational Therapists Association along with a number of other international and national bodies are coming together to organize the largest ever conference on cerebral palsy and other developmental diseases.

1st International Conference on Behavioral Addictions
Date: March 11 - 12
Location: Budapest, Hungary

The field of behavioural addictions has undergone tremendous development in the last couple of decades. Following increasing awareness, research and clinical treatment of non-substance related addictions have gained fundamental importance. This is why we have launched the Journal of Behavioral Addictions in the beginning of this year. We hope that a conference, providing venue and opportunity for face-to-face discussion may further increase research activity and the dissemination of the results.
If you work in a behavioural-addiction related field, such as gambling, internet addiction, online gaming, trichotillomania, eating disorders obsessive-compulsive disorder or other excessive behaviours in children to adults you are welcome to attend, participate and contribute to this long-anticipated international event.

International Symposium on Business and Social Sciences
Date: March 15 - 17
Location: Tokyo, Japan

International Symposium on Business and Social Sciences (ISBS 2013) aims to provide a forum for researchers, practitioners, and professionals from the industry, academia and government to discourse on research and development, professional practice in Business and Social Science. It is one of the leading international conferences for presenting novel and fundamental advances in the fields of Business and Social Sciences. It also serves to foster communication among researchers and practitioners working in a wide variety of scientific areas with a common interest in improving Business and Social Sciences.

Economics of Happiness Conference
Date: March 15 - 17
Location: Byron Bay, NSW

Through an interactive program of plenary sessions, workshops, and social and creative time, participants will have a rare opportunity to learn from and share with some of the foremost leaders in the worldwide localisation movement. The conference also offers the chance to make new connections, build on current projects and find new inspiration.

International Symposium on Women and Education
Date: March 17 - 21
Location: Brasenose College, University of Oxford, England

Members of the Oxford Round Table have access to an array of academic, cultural and social resources, including the Oxford Union Debating Society, colleges and halls of Oxford dating back to 1204, museums, theatres, bookstores, college chapels, river boating, literary pubs, political clubs and may, on recommendation, become official readers of the venerable Bodleian Library of the University, founded by Duke Humphrey circa 1440 and refounded by Sir Thomas Bodley 1602. A free afternoon and evening will be available on Tuesday for independent travel to London (one hour south of Oxford), Stratford-upon-Avon, Bath, Stonehenge, Salisbury, Cambridge or many of the other cultural sights in England.
Alternatively, we are also hosting a few other sessions in 2013 that may be of interest to you: March 10 - 14 Childhood Education, July 28 - Aug 1 Critical Public Issues July 28 - Aug 1 Religion, Aug 4 - 8 Health, Aging and Nutrition, Aug 4 - 8 General Education

April

21st European Congress of Psychiatry
Date: April 6 - 9
Location: Nice, France

Following our tradition, the cities we visit for the European Congress of Psychiatry have a special relationship or history connected with psychiatry. EPA offers you a high-quality, multidisciplinary scientific programme that will provide a full review of the most important aspects of diagnosis and treatment in psychiatry, and of the latest achievements in this field.
The motto Europe Challenges the Burden of Mental Disorders, is a call to contribute to the European psychiatrists' efforts to improve mental health in Europe. Congress highlights will therefore include Plenary Lectures, Pro & Con Debates, Symposia, Workshops, Free Communication Sessions, a dedicated European Early Career Psychiatrists Programme, CME Academia courses and sponsored symposia organised by leading pharmaceuticalcompanies.

The 9th International Congress on Mental Dysfunctions & Other Non-Motor Features in Parkinson's Disease and Related Disorders
Date: April 18 - 21
Location: Seoul, South Korea

The 9th International MDPD Congress is a highly regarded meeting the aim of which is to facilitate discussions on the latest developments in the understanding of non-motor aspects in Parkinson's disease and related disorders.
This premier meeting on dementia and other non-motor impairments related to Parkinson's disease features a dynamic scientific programme that will focus on Parkinson's dementia and of dementia with Lewy bodies, and also the biochemical and genetic factors involved, as well as on autonomic, sensory and basic aspects. These aspects in non-PD movement disorders will also be discussed.

International Psychological Applications Conference and Trends
Date: April 26 - 28
Location: Madrid, Spain

The mission of the conference is to offer a new approach to the discussion and presentation of the psychological science nowadays. We expect to engage and interact with authors and researchers from various countries, cultures and fields in the area. We provide the answer to expose new quality developments in research and theoretical findings in Applied Psychology. Some main areas are chosen and divided in more detailed sub-themes (you can consult online through our website), not omitting other topics regarding groundbreaking contributions that might benefit attendees at the conference.

May

International Conference of the Association of Psychology and Psychiatry for Adults and Children
Date: May 21 - 24
Location: Athens, Greece

During the last years, the International Congresses of the A.P.P.A.C. became established annual meeting points, where participants have the opportunity to get in touch with the latest knowledge and exchange ideas with world-wide distinguished experts from different scientific areas, in a true multidisciplinary approach. The 18th International Conference, will try to work further towards this direction, bringing participants closer to the progress on scientific research concerning clinical psychiatry, psychopathology, psychology, new diagnostic and treatment methods, genetics, and neurosciences.

Conference on Psychology and Social Harmony
Date: May 24 - 26
Location: Beijing, China

This conference is organized by the Engineering Information Institute. It dedicates to creating a stage for exchanging the latest research results and sharing the advanced research methods.

4th World Conference on Psychology, Counselling and Guidance
Date: May 24 - 26
Location: Kultur University, Istanbul, Turkey

The scope of the conference includes, but is not limited to; the following major areas as they relate to Psychology, Counselling and Guidance: Clinical Psychology; Developmental Psychology; Social Psychology; Experimental Psychology; Industrial and Organization Psychology; Traffic Psychology; Forensic Psychology; Psychometric Psychology; Sports Psychology; Health Psychology; Educational Psychology; Media Psychology; Neuroscience and Psychology; Child and Adolescent Counselling; Adult and Elder Counselling; Family Counselling; School Counselling; Higher Education Counselling; Health Counselling; Crisis and Risk Counselling; Occupational Counselling; Industrial Counselling; Cyber Counselling; Psychology Education and Occupational Issues; Inter-disciplinary approaches to Psychology; Counselling and Guidance; Technology usage in Psychology Counselling and Guidance; Rehabilitation Counselling; Special Education and other related subjects.

June

AAIDD - American Association of Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities Annual Meeting
Date: June 3 - 6
Location: Pittsburgh, USA

The 137th AAIDD Annual Meeting, Race to Catch the Future, will provide researchers, clinicians, practitioners, educators, policymakers, local, state and federal agencies, and advocates with cutting edge research, effective practices, and valuable information on important policy initiatives.

International Conference on Education, Economic, Psychology and Society
Date: June 14 - 16
Location: Beijing, China

ICEEPS 2013 aims to foster research relations between universities and the industry around the world. This conference provides opportunities for delegates to exchange innovative ideas face to face, hoping to establish global collaboration in the future.

International Symposium on Management and Social Sciences
Date: June 15 - 17
Location: Beijing, China

ISMSS 2013 aims to provide a forum to exchange ideas about the latest business innovation developments as well as other topics such as education, psychology, international relationships, and so on. This is a good opportunity for researchers, practitioners in universities and industries to seek chances for collaboration among the participants.

Making Cities Liveable Conference in conjunction with the Sustainable Transformation Conference
Date: June 17 - 19
Location: St Kilda, Victoria, Australia

This is a fantastic opportunity for professionals in the public and private sector to examine the challenges and solutions needed to develop the Liveable Cities of tommorrow. The Conference will also examine public policy and social/community outcomes and consider what actions we can take to positively influence the ongoing debate. Many aspects of urban design and new approaches to city form are based on the concept of liveability. These approaches recognise that design and structure can be very influential in the life of a town or city and indeed to the building of community in and of itself. They also create novel contexts for a community to develop in a more sustainable way.

International Conference on Life Design and Career Counseling
Date: June 20 - 22
Location: Padova, Italy

The idea of this conference was born during the International Conference "'ocational designing and career counseling', held in Padova in September 2011. At that time several important scholars of decision making and career planning processes agreed that times characterized by marked uncertainty, such as those we are currently experiencing, require promoting individuals' resilience against adversities, studying and teaching how to accept a delay in reinforcements and satisfactions, and transforming indecision and uncertainty into opportunities. Such times require teaching how to influence choices of stakeholders in order to guarantee future generations living conditions filled with meaning and of high quality.

International Symposium on Education, Psychology, Society and Tourism
Date: June 27 - 29
Location: Seoul, Korea
International Conference on Business and Social Sciences
Date: June 28 - 30
Location: Seoul, Korea

The host city, Seoul, is the capital city of South Korea. It is in this amazing environment that ICBASS-2013 will bring together researchers, developers, practitioners, and business executives from all over the world. The conference committee will set up a high-quality technical program featuring technical sessions that will disseminate the latest research results in business and social sciences workshops and exhibitions, executives from industry will give their vision on the future trends in this fast-growing field, and tutorials by world-class experts. The conference committee will also set up an exciting social program that will make your stay in this city memorable.

4th Global Conference for Academic Research on Economics, Business and Management
Date: June 29 - 30
Location: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

The GCAR-EBM is the premier forum for the presentation of new advances and research results in the fields of Economics, Business and Management. The conference will bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and scholars in the domain of interest from around the world.

July

Shanghai International Conference on Social Sciences
Date: July 11 - 13
Location: Shanghai, China

SICSS 2013 is an international platform encouraging interested parties to share and discuss their researches from various perspectives of social science. The goal of SICSS is to offer a discussion forum for academics, industry professionals, and researchers in Communication, Culture, Economics, Education, Finance, Law, Management, Politics, Psychology, society and related fields.

International Conference on Education, Psychology and Society
Date: July 26 - 28
Location: Bangkok, Thailand

ICEPAS aims to provide a platform for academics, researchers, experts and higher education students to exchange their ideas, experience and research results in the fields of Education, Psychology and Society, and to discuss the future developments and possible challenges faced.

August

10th Annual International Conference on Health, Nursing, Aging and Nutrition
Date: August 4 - 8
Location: Oxford, England

Members of the Oxford Round Table have access to an array of academic, cultural and social resources, including the Oxford Union Debating Society, colleges and halls of Oxford dating back to 1204, museums, theatres, bookstores, college chapels, river boating, literary pubs, political clubs and may, on recommendation, become official readers of the venerable Bodleian Library of the University, founded by Duke Humphrey in 1440 and refounded by Sir Thomas Bodley in 1602. A free afternoon and evening will be available on Tuesday for independent travel to London (one hour south of Oxford), Stratford-upon-Avon, Bath, Stonehenge, Salisbury, Cambridge or many of the other cultural sights in England.

International Conference on Social Science and Management
Date: August 8 - 10
Location: Bali, Indonesia

ICSSAM is one of the leading international conferences for presenting novel and fundamental advances in the fields of Social Science and Management. It also serves to foster communication among researchers and practitioners working in a wide variety of scientific areas with a common interest in improving Social Science and Management related techniques.

International Conference on Edcuation and Educational Research
Date: August 11 - 12
Location: Singapore

The forum aims to bring together researchers, developers, and users from around the world in both industry and academia for sharing state-of-art results, for exploring new areas of research and development, and to discuss emerging issues facing Edcuation and Educational Research.

The Conference on Psychology and Applications
Date: August 14 - 16
Location: Beijing, China

The Conference on Psychology and Applications (CPA 2013) is the premier forum for the presentation of new advances and research results in the fields of Psychology and Applications. The conference will bring together leading researchers, engineers and scientists in the domain of interest from around the world.

World Mental Health Congress of the World Federation for Mental Health
Date: August 25 - 28
Location: Buenos Aires, Argentina

Every year, the AASM organizes its Argentine and International Congress. Over 4000 foreign and local experts attend it. In 2013, we expect this amount will be surpassed and the Congress will bring together professionals, mental health practitioners, community partners, users and governmental authorities to address a wide variety of topics of significant interest in mental health.

2nd International Congress on Social Sciences and Business (ICSSB)
Date: August 28 - 30
Location: Macau

Through its broadly defined scope, we welcome interdisciplinary perspectives such as politics, psychology, government and management.

September

Long-term trends in Quality of Life
Date: September 12 - 13
Location: The Hague, The Netherlands

How can results from quality of life research be made (more) applicable and (more) relevant for decision making on national or local level? How should politicians take into account quality of life research next to economic data? An intriguing question in this respect is why generally pessimism is prevailing in the public debate on the progress of societies?

World Congress on Psychosomatic Medicine
Date: September 12 - 14
Location: Lisbon, Portugal

The ICPM 2013 Congress in Lisbon will offer the opportunity to share the world latest developments in psychosomatic medicine integrating clinical and research approaches fostering new psychosomatic assessment and integrative care strategies.
You can have an enriching and rewarding experience attending advanced workshops, clinical case discussions, listening update and plenary lectures, participating in debates and scientific symposia on select topics and presenting oral communications and posters.

International Conference on Education and Social Sciences
Date: September 13 - 15
Location: Singapore

The ICEASS offers a real opportunity to bring together professors, researchers and high education students of different disciplines, discuss new issues, and discover the most recent development and trends in education and social science. Due to the nature of the symposium with its focus on innovative ideas and on future social sciences developments, papers related to all areas of accounting, banking, finance, economics, management, business, e-business and social sciences including political science, international relations, regional studies, public policy, sociology are invited for the international symposium which is expected to be attended by the authors from nearly hundred countries.

International Symposium on Education, Psychology and Social Sciences
Date: September 27 - 29
Location: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

The ISEPSS offers a real opportunity to bring together professors, researchers and high education students of different disciplines, discuss new issues, and discover the most recent development and trends in education, psychology and Social science.

International Conference on Psychology, Autism and Alzheimer's Disease
Date: September 30 - October 1
Location: San Antonio, Texas, USA

October

5th Australian Rural & Remote Mental Health Symposium
Date: October 14 - 15
Location: Geelong, Victoria

The symposium will explore the challenges and effectiveness of alliances between government, NGO’s, and communities through presentations and evaluations of partnership initiatives. It will also examine “diagnosable mild to moderate mental illness” in regional, rural and remote Australia.

Global Conference on Business, Economics, Management and Tourism
Date: October 26 - 28
Location: Barcelona, Spain
Advances in Happiness Economics
Date: October 28 - 29
Location: Rotterdam, Netherlands

During the upcoming congress EHERO will offer developments in happiness research from three different perspectives: Economics, Philosophy and Health Economics. Lecturers of internationally renowned universities will present their latest research findings during the congress. We will start on Monday with a plenary session while the remainder of Monday and Tuesday will be filled with workshops organized by prof. dr. Ruut Veenhoven, prof. dr. Robert Dur and prof. dr. Werner Brouwer. The workshops will also include guest lecturers with presentations of various scientific papers on the subject of Happiness and Economics, Philosophy and Health respectively.

Infant & Early Childhood Social & Emotional Wellbeing Conference
Date: October 30 - November 2
Location: Canberra, ACT

The Australian Research Alliance for Children & Youth (ARACY) along with the Australian Association for Infant Mental Health (AAIMHI) are running this conference with the aim to close the gap between what we know about healthy child development and what we do to ensure that children thrive. We see this happening through improved policies for infants and young children, supporting parents as caregivers and developing and enhancing the skills of the people who work with infants and their families.

November

Major Disease Clinical Summit
Date: November 5 - 7
Location: Warsaw, Poland

The conference will provide a highly interactive platform for leading clinical therapeutics experts and researchers to discuss recent scientific advances in the treatment of major diseases. The meeting provides an excellent opportunity for experts to develop international cooperative relationships for mutual benefit and development within the field.

Education for Sustainability, International Greening Education Event
Date: November 6 - 8
Location: Karlsruhe, Germany

The event provides an exclusive forum to: Examine how global issues such as climate change, loss of biodiversity and other major challenges are affecting education sector; deliberate on how to embed sustainability in curricula, courses and teaching material; debate on the ways to make educational institutions as one of the key leaders in finding long lasting solutions to evolving environmental, social and economic challenges; share best practices for greening education; and get insights on how education is being reshaped to meet the requirements of the 21st century.

Global Conference on Psychology Researches
Date: November 6 - 8
Location: Antalya, Turkey

Global Conference on Psychology Researches aims to bring together academics, psychologists, guidance personnel, counsellors, teachers, graduate and undergraduate students together with government and non-government organizations to share and discuss both theoretical and practical knowledge about psychology in the scientific environment.

International Symposium on Business and Social Sciences
Date: November 7 - 9
Location: Osaka, Japan

The 2nd International Symposium on Business and Social Sciences (ISBSS) aims to provide a forum for researchers, practitioners, and professionals from the industry, academia and government to discourse on research and development, professional practice in Business and Social Science. It is one of the leading international conferences for presenting novel and fundamental advances in the related fields. It also serves to foster communication among researchers and practitioners working in a wide variety of scientific areas.

The World Hearing Voices Congress - Journeys to understanding - Sharing experience, expertise and wisdom
Date: November 20 - 22
Location: Melbourne, Victoria

Led by voice hearers, but inclusive of every mental health profession, family, friends, partners and carers. Learn from those with lived experience, leading researchers and recovery practitioners, community and clinical professionals. Confront stigma, myths and old assumptions about voices. Congress themes: Understanding the meaning in madness; innovative research and practice; opening new doors for families, friends and carers; a new era in collaborative consumer leadership; learning together, inviting curiosity about voices.

Annual Conference on Social Studies, Communication and Education
Date: November 21 - 23
Location: Okinawa, Japan

The objective of ACSSC is to provide a forum for researchers and technologists to present new ideas and contributions in the form of technical papers, panel discussions and tutorials of ideas in the field of social studies, communication and Education.

The Global Symposium on Social Sciences
Date: November 21 - 23
Location: Okinawa, Japan

The Global Symposium on Social Sciences (IBSSS) have an intellectual hub for academic discussions for the colleagues in the areas of business, economics, society, politics, law , finance, culture, education, management and psychology, participants have found an excellent opportunity for presenting new researches, exchanging information and discussing current issues. We believe that our future conferences will improve further the development of knowledge in these fields.

The Gawler Foundation's annual Profound Healing - Sustainable Wellbeing Conference
Date: November 23 - 24
Location: Melbourne, Victoria

Be educated, inspired and empowered by; the latest research, evidence-based complementary therapies, and practical tools to help prevent and manage chronic illness. Founded in 1994, this unique event is an opportunity to explore new pathways to health, happiness and wellbeing with respected leaders in the field of mind-body medicine.

Psychology and Health Conference
Date: November 29 - December 1
Location: Sanya, China

The Conference is the premier forum for the presentation of new advances and research results in the fields of Psychology and Health. The conference will bring together leading researchers, engineers and scientists in the domain of interest from around the world.

December

Annual Conference on Management and Social Sciences
Date: December 5 - 7
Location: Taipei, Taiwan

The conference will provide a highly interactive platform for leading clinical therapeutics experts and researchers to discuss recent scientific advances in the treatment of major diseases. The meeting provides an excellent opportunity for experts to develop international cooperative relationships for mutual benefit and development within the field.

International Conference on Advances in Social Science, Humanities, and Management
Date: December 14 - 15
Location: Guangzhou, China

ASSHM 2013 aims at bridging the discourse between the Social Science, Humanities, and Management. Besides scholars in both the domains, the Conference hopes to attract practitioners and researchers in science, technology, engineering, public policy, government and private agencies, non-governmental organizations, architecture, urban planning, the professions, and the arts. The Conference also aims at engaging PhD students and post-doctoral from the relevant fields. The engagements on wide-ranging conversations on these broad areas are expected to nurture cutting-edge thoughts and collaborations.

The International Symposium on Social Sciences
Date: December 19 - 21
Location: Hong Kong

TISSS 2013 provides a mean to bring together a wide audience of academicians and professionals around clearly circumscribed topics, engage participants in fruitful debate, and facilitate mutual understanding. The conference is also to provide a place for academicians and professionals with inter-disciplinary/multi-disciplinary interests related to Social sciences to meet and interact with members inside and outside their own particular disciplines. The conference is also intended to establish a network among the researchers within the region.

International Conference on Education, Psychology and Society
Date: December 19 - 21
Location: Hong Kong

2013 HKICEPS is an interdisciplinary international conference that invites academics and independent scholars and researchers from around the world to meet and exchange the latest ideas and discuss issues concerning education, psychology and society towards sustainable development.

7th Annual International Conference on Business and Society in a Global Economy
Date: December 19 - 22
Location: Athens, Greece

The Athens Institute for Education and Research (ATINER) was established in 1995 as an independent academic association with the mission to become a forum, where academics and researchers - from all over the world - could meet in Athens to exchange ideas on their research and to discuss future developments in their disciplines.