Past Conferences – 2014

January

Asia-Pacific Social Science Conference
Date: January 8 – 10
Location: Seoul, Korea

Asia-Pacific Social Science Conference (APSSC) offers the occasion for wide-ranging, interdisciplinary discussion covering both academia and research. APSSC 2013 will bring together experts and leaders from the academic and business world to consider some of the pressing issues scholars and academics are facing in an open forum; seeking to define questions, pursue answers, search for research synergies and more; to both reflect on the recent past, and look forward, to exchange ideas and findings, in the exciting environment of Seoul, Korea.

Annual Conference on Children, Women, and Social Studies
Date: January 9 – 11
Location: Seoul, Korea

Annual Conference on Children, Women, and Social Studies (ACCAWS) offers the occasion for wide-ranging, interdisciplinary discussion covering both academia and research. ACCAWS 2013 will bring together experts and leaders from the academic and business world to consider some of the pressing issues scholars and academics are facing in an open forum; seeking to define questions, pursue answers, search for research synergies and more; to both reflect on the recent past, and look forward, to exchange ideas and findings, in the exciting environment of Seoul, Korea.

Bangkok International Conference on Social Science
Date: January 18 – 20
Location: Bangkok, Thailand

2014 Bangkok International Conference on Social Science aims to provide an international forum to discourse on research and development, professional practice in social science. BICSS 2014 will be held in Bangkok, Thailand During January 18-20, 2014. It is one of the leading international conferences for presenting novel and fundamental advances in the fields of 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 social science related techniques.

2nd International Conference on Psychology, Management and Social Science
Date: January 23 – 24
Location: Shenzhen, China

The topics of interest covered by PMSS 2013 included, but were not limited to: Social Sciences; Applied sciences; Sociology; Accounting; Arts; Humanities; Economics; Econometrics;Tourisms; Marketing; Education; Finance; Education Innovation; Teaching practice; Vocational Education; Personnel training; Entrepreneurship; Education Economy; and so on.

February

Fourth Australian Positive Psychology and Well-Being Conference "Developing a Sustained Impact"
Date: February 7 – 9
Location: Melbourne University, Parkville, Victoria

The Australian Positive Psychology and Well-Being Conference is a collaborative and community-based event, which began with seed-funding donated by the Coaching Psychology Unit at the University of Sydney. The aim is to make positive psychology accessible to all and to host the conference in a range of different locations within Australia.

Asia-Pacific Conference on Business & Social Science
Date: February 21 – 23
Location: Sanya, Hainan Island, China

The 2014 APCBSS is to offer scholars, professionals, academics and graduate students to present, share, and discuss their studies from various perspectives in the aspects of social sciences, including: Communication, Culture, Economy, Education, Business, Finance, Law, Management, Politics, Psychology, Society and so forth. All theoretical, empirical and practical papers from scholars and professionals in the above fields are all highly welcome.

March

16th Annual Conference on Women and Education
Date: March 16 – 20
Location: Oxford, England

Sixteen years ago, a highly successful Round Table was specifically designed to explore women and education. You are invited and encouraged to make a presentation and to provide a paper on a relevant aspect of the topic, however your participation as a member of the Round Table is not contingent upon presenting and you can serve on a panel or as a discussion leader. Papers presented at the Round Table may be subsequently submitted for publication in the Forum, a journal of the Oxford Round Table. Papers considered for publication in the Forum are evaluated by peer reviewers as to technical and substantive quality and for potential to make a significant contribution to new knowledge in the field.

21st Annual International Conference on Childhood Education
Date: March 16 – 20
Location: Oxford, England

Twenty-one years ago, a highly successful Round Table was specifically designed to explore childhood education. From this session several papers were selected that later formed the highly regarded book, The Education of Young Children: Research and Public Policy, Linton Atlantic Books. You are invited and encouraged to make a presentation and to provide a paper on a relevant aspect of the topic, however your participation as a member of the Round Table is not contingent upon presenting and you can serve on a panel or as a discussion leader. Papers presented at the Round Table may be subsequently submitted for publication in the Forum, a journal of the Oxford Round Table. Papers considered for publication in the Forum are evaluated by peer reviewers as to technical and substantive quality and for potential to make a significant contribution to new knowledge in the field.

4th International Conference on Applied Social Science
Date: March 20 – 21
Location: Singapore

ICASS 2014 will be the most comprehensive conference focused on the various aspects of Applied Social Science. Our conference provides a chance for academic and industry professionals to discuss recent progress in the area of Applied Social Science. The goal of this conference is to bring together the researchers from academia and industry as well as practitioners to share ideas, problems and solutions relating to the multifaceted aspects of Applied Social Science.

Localism: A Policy and Enterprise Conference
Date: March 24 – 25
Location: Melbourne, Australia

Around the world, localism is on the rise. It is a response to globalism, the centralisation of the economy, and the sameness of cultures in mass media and mass markets. It is driven by the imperative of low-cost sustainability, the yearning for community belonging, and the connectivity brought by online technology.

Oxford Education Research Symposium
Date: March 25 – 26
Location: Oxford University, England

Major fields included are: Administration and Leadership, Secondary Instruction, Assessment and Evaluation, Early Childhood Language Arts and Literacy, Economics of Education, School Governance, Financing Education Systems, Special Education, and Pedagogy. The listing is not intended to be exhaustive and participants are encouraged to present nuanced research subjects within the scope of these topics.

Asian Conference on Psychology & the Behavioral Sciences
Date: March 27 – 30
Location: Osaka, Japan

This international and interdisciplinary conference will again bring together a range of psychologists, medical doctors and a wide assortment of social scientists to discuss outside the traditional confines of narrow fields of specialism, and in new directions of research and discovery in psychology and the behavioral sciences. As with IAFOR's other events, and by bringing together a number of university scholars working throughout Japan, Asia, and beyond to share ideas, ACP 2014 will afford the opportunity for renewing old acquaintances, making new contacts, and networking across higher education and beyond.

Dialectical behavior therapy workshops
Date: March 31 – April 1
Location: Sydney, NSW
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Date: April 3 – 4
Location: Melbourne, Victoria

Dr Marsha Linehan is the pioneer and founder of Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT). She is a passionate researcher, teacher and clinician and brings to these workshops empathetic, considerate and scientifically valid treatments for working with complex and severely disordered adolescent and adult populations, including borderline personality disorder, eating disorders, self-harm, drug & alcohol, and suicide. Dr Linehan is an engaging and inspiring international presenter. Her workshops are suitable for new and established mental health practitioners.

May

5th World Conference on Psychology, Counseling and Guidance
Date: May 1 – 3
Location: Dubrovnik, Croatia

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

8th Annual International Conference on Sociology
Date: May 5 – 8
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.

International Conference on Social Sceience and Management
Date: May 7 – 9
Location: Kyoto, Japan

This 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.

Conference on Psychology and Social Harmony (CPSH 2014)
Date: May 16 – 18
Location: Suzhou, China

This Conference will cover issues on Psychology and Social Harmony. It dedicates to creating a stage for exchanging the latest research results and sharing the advanced research methods.

2nd International Conference on Education and Social Sciences
Date: May 23 – 24
Location: Beijing, China

The ICEASS offers a great opportunity to bring together professors, researchers and scholars around the globe a great platform to deliver the latest innovative research result and the most recent development and trends in education and social sciences field.

CADR Applied Disability Research and Evaluation Conference
Date: May 26 – 27
Location: Sydney, NSW

A range of leading international, national and sector researchers and practitioners will be featured on the program. The conference will also include ‘master classes’ in various research and evaluation methodologies and approaches. There will be plenary and concurrent sessions allowing plenty of time for participants to find out about the latest research and evaluation happening in the sector while also picking up some new research skills. If you are interested in applied disability research – in knowing what works – this is the conference for you.

June

International Conference on Social Sciences and Business
Date: June 27 – 29
Location: Bali, Indonesia

ICSSB 2014 is an international platform encouraging interested parties to share and discuss their researches from various perspectives of social sciences and business.

July

7th European conference on positive psychology
Date: July 1 – 4
Location: Amsterdam, The Netherlands

What are fundamental aspects of human flourishing? How can these aspects be used in interventions at the workplace, at schools and in communities? And how can policies be shaped for a flourishing society? Scientists, researchers, clinicians, business people, educators, policy makers, students and anyone dedicated to the field of positive psychology from Europe and all over the world will gather to receive information about the state of the art in this field.

The European Conference on the Social Sciences
Date: July 3 – 6
Location: Brighton, United Kingdom

The conference theme is "Individual, Community & Society: Conflict, Resolution & Synergy" and the organizers encourage submissions that approach this theme from a variety of perspectives.

International Conference on Applied Social Science Research
Date: July 10 – 11
Location: Shanghai, China

The objective of ICASSR 2014 is to provide a platform for researchers, engineers, academicians as well as industrial professionals from all over the world to present their research results and development activities in Management, Busimess, Education, Economy, Culture, Politics and Social Science. This conference provides opportunities for the delegates to exchange new ideas and application experiences face to face, to establish business or research relations and to find global partners for future collaboration.

The Global Symposium on Social Sciences
Date: July 11 – 13
Location: Bangkok, Thailand

The Global Symposium on Social Sciences (IBSSS) offers the occasion for wide-ranging, interdisciplinary discussion covering both academia and research. IBSSS 2014 will bring together experts and leaders from the academic and business world to consider some of the pressing issues scholars and academics are facing in an open forum; seeking to define questions, pursue answer, search for research synergies and more; to both reflect on the recent past, and look forward, to exchange ideas and findings, in the exciting environment of Bangkok, Thailand.

The 3rd International Symposium on Business and Social Sciences
Date: July 22 – 24
Location: Sapporo, Hokkaido, Japan

2014 International Symposium on Business and Social Sciences (ISBSS2014) 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 the related field of study. 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, Economics, Finance, Management, Communication, Culture, Society, Education, Law, Politics, Psychology (Social Sciences).

The European Conference on Psychology and the Behavioral Sciences
Date: July 24 – 27
Location: Brighton, United Kingdom

2014 Conference Theme: "Individual, Community & Society: Conflict, Resolution & Synergy"
Conflict is an integral part of the human condition. The universal struggle between our personal selves – who we are as unique, separate and different from others, with our specific blend of experiences, abilities, attitudes, aspirations, needs and wants – and our social selves, intricately connected to, and interdependent on, others – our loved ones, our friends and favoured groups, our communities and culture's – leads inevitably to internal as well as interpersonal conflict.

August

Annual Conference on Critical Public Issues
Date: August 3 – 7
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.

Annual Conference on Management and Social Sciences
Date: August 15 – 17
Location: Singapore

International Symposium on Applied Social Science and Development (ISASSD 2014)
Date: August 16 – 17
Location: Dalian, China

The aim of this conference is to provide a worldwide forum, where the international participants can share their research knowledge and ideas on the recent and latest research on Applied Social Science and Development, and map out the directions for future researchers and collaborations. Researchers and graduate students are welcomed to participate in the conference to exchange research findings in the frontier areas of Applied Social Science and Development.

Conference on Positive Psychology and Well-being
Date: August 26 – 28
Location: Suzhou, China

This Conference will cover issues on Positive Psychology and Well-being. It dedicates to creating a stage for exchanging the latest research results and sharing the advanced research methods.

28th Conference of the European Health Psychology Society
Date: August 28 – 30
Location: Innsbruck, Austria

New research on Psychology and Health will be presented and discussed among scientists and practitioners from Europe and the rest of the world. Our aim is to offer a program of interest to scholars as well as practitioners, a program founded upon research results as well as evidence from the field. Our efforts should provide an excellent opportunity for participants to interact by exchanging and debating new directions in the broad area of health psychology.

Annual Symposium on Management and Social Sciences
Date: August 29 – 31
Location: Seoul, Korea

The main aim of Annual Symposium on Management and Social Sciences (ASMSS) is to provide an international platform for academics, researchers and scholars from all over the world to come together to exchange ideas on Management and Social Sciences.