Upcoming Conferences

12th Annual Autism Conference

Pre-conference workshops: February 4, Conference: February 4–6, 2018, Hyatt Regency Miami; Miami, Florida

Science That Changes Lives: Behavioral Approaches to Assessing and Treating Autism. The program will include the most advanced developments in the science and practice of autism treatment. Workshops are February 4 and invited presentations are February 5–6. Exhibits and job placement opportunities will also be available.

For more information, visit the ABA International webpage.

24th Butters-Kaplan West Coast Neuropsychology Conference

March 1-4, 2018, Hyatt Regency La Jolla, San Diego, California

This conference will examine how methods from developmental neuroscience can be applied to advance understanding and management of children with neurodevelopmental and acquired brain disorders. New research advances and insights into neuropsychological and functional consequences of pediatric conditions ranging from reading and mathematics disabilities, social difficulties, ADHD, preterm birth, cancer, epilepsy, congenital heart disease, and adolescent cannabinoid use, will be presented. 

Registration fee increases after January 16th, 2018. Register here. For more information about the conference, visit the website here.

Times Scientific Group's World Congress on Neurology and Neuroscience

March 26-28th, 2018, Vancouver, Canada

The agenda will focus on education, research, clinical practice, professional issues, management, and policy issues covering diverse areas in neurological disorders. This unique meeting will provide you with opportunities to develop and promote your insight and abilities with educational sessions and exploitation of evidence-based research. It will also serve as a best platform for an open discussion among the professionals of neurology, neurology educators, researchers, physicians, and pediatricians etc. to promote safety-related outcomes, competencies, challenges, best services, and methods in this era.

Besides the full scientific program, the conference introduces its participants to an amazingly successful Hands-On Training Sessions, Workshops, Seminars, Poster Sessions and Young-explorer Sessions that offer a unique opportunity for the young researchers and other physician to communicate and receive one-on-one guidance from sharpened and leading international experts.

Fees increase monthly as the date comes closer. For more information about the conference, visit their webpage.

Center for Scholastic Inquiry's International Academic Research Conference

April 10-12, 2018, Embassy Suites Hilton-Savannah, Savannah, Georgia 

No matter your role in business, education, or behavioral science, there is something for everyone at CSI’s International Research Conference. You can attend and/or send in a proposal to present your own research. The conference focuses on three disciplines: Education, Business, and Behavioral Sciences. 

 Attending this conference gives you the opportunity to network with other professionals, and possibly publish a paper with the Center for Scholastic Incquiry.

For more information, please visit the CSI conference webpage.


90th Annual Midwestern Psychological Association Convention, 2018

April 12-14, 2018, Palmer House Hilton, Chicago, Illinois

The MPA program includes over a thousand research presentations from a broad range of disciplines, and features several keynote addresses and invited methodology workshops. MPA also hosts the meetings of Psi Chi (the psychology honor society for undergraduates), the Society for the Teaching of Psychology, and the Society for Community Research and Action. These meetings are held in the Palmer House Hilton at the same time as the MPA program.

Submission deadline is midnight EST November 7th. For more information, visit the submission and MPA page.

31st Annual Michigan Undergraduate Psychology Research Conference

April 14th, 2018, Ferris State University, Big Rapids, Michigan

This conference will feature this year's keynote speaker Dr. Bryan Gibson from Central Michigan University, among other presentations from undergraduates. All students are encouraged to attend, presenting or not. 

Submission deadline for presentation (oral and poster) is March 9th, for more information about the conference, please visit the MUPRC page.

44th Annual ABAI Convention

Pre-convention workshops: May 24–25, 2018, Convention: May 26–28, 2018, Manchester Grand Hyatt San Diego and Marriott Marquis San Diego & Marina

Topics range from Applied Animal Behavior to Philosophical, Conceptual, and Historical Issues, among many more. 

For more information about registration and scheduling, visit the ABA International webpage

35th Annual Dream Conference

June 16-20, 2018, Doubletree Resort Paradise Valley, Scottsdale, Arizona

The Conference • will feature world-renowned keynote speakers and over 150 presenters from around the globe, an opening reception, a Dream Art Exhibition and reception, the annual PSI Dreaming Contest, and the ever popular costume Dream Ball and other special events appropriate to the enjoyment of the location.

Call for Submissions • High quality proposals are invited that fall into any of the following tracks: Research and Theory; Clinical Approaches; Dreamwork Practices; Arts and Humanities; Education; Religion, Spirituality and Philosophy; Extraordinary, PSI and Lucid Dreams; Dreams and Health; Culture and History; and Mental Imagery.

Deadline for presentation submissions: December 15th, 2017

Deadline for posters: February 15th, 2018

For more information about the Dream Conference, visit their website.

9th International Conference on Applied Human Factors and Ergonomics (AHFE) 2018 and Affiliated Conferences

July 22-26, 2018, Loews Sapphire Falls Resort, Universal Studios® Orlando, Florida, USA 

The conference objective is to provide an international forum for the dissemination and exchange of scientific information on theoretical, generic, and applied areas of human factors and ergonomics. This will be accomplished through the following six modes of communication: keynote presentation, parallel sessions, demonstration and poster sessions, tutorials, exhibitions, and meetings of special interest groups. The five-day conference will start with tutorials. Tutorials will be offered at introductory, intermediate, and advanced levels covering the entire spectrum of the conference.

Abstracts are due December 1st, 2018. For more information, visit the AHFE webpage.

9th Annual Midwest/Great Lakes Undergraduate Research Symposium in Neuroscience

Saturday, September 30th, 2017, Ohio Wesleyan University, Delaware, Ohio

This is a regional academic conference, exclusively for undergraduates, where students can present their neuroscience-related research, learn about work being done at other colleges and universities, and engage in professional development seminars. There will also be workshops for faculty who teach undergraduate neuroscience courses and mentor undergraduates in research.

Registration and Abstract Submission opens July 1st. For more information, visit their wepbage.

Substance Abuse and Addiction Conference

November 19–20, 2018, Grand Hyatt Washington, Washington, D.C.

Save the dates for this single-track conference on the latest behavioral research and best practices on substance use and addiction. Enjoy an informative weekend in the U.S. capital and plan some time to enjoy D.C.—the Grand Hyatt is only a 10-minute walk from the National Mall, which hosts many of the nation’s leading historical monuments and more than 10 national museums and art galleries. 

More information will soon become available on the conference webpage.