If you’re a psychology student or professor, here are five upcoming academic conferences that should be on your radar, as they are perfect events to enhance any sabbatical experience.
1. Study Day on Computer Simulation of Musical Creativity
This one-day conference focuses on theoretical and practical aspects of computational creative systems that can perform, compose, analyze, and improvise music. Contributions at the intersection of music, computer science, psychology, and philosophy are welcomed.
2. 36th Annual Conference of the Stress and Anxiety Research Society (STAR)
June 30-July 2
With the theme of STRESS AND ANXIETY – Resilience, Coping, & Thriving, this conference provides a unique opportunity to share, learn, and discuss recent theoretical and applied developments in the fields of stress, anxiety, and coping.
3. Indo-Canadian International Conference of Business and Behavioral Sciences
This conference is the premier interdisciplinary forum for the presentation of new advances and research results in the fields of Business and Behavioral Sciences.
4. Rethinking Autism: Empathy
Flint, Michigan, United States of America
This conference aims to provide scholars with an environment to critically analyze the neuroscience research of mirror neurons and the implications that research has had in how autism is conceptualized, researched, and treated.
Abstract/proposal submission deadline: April 30, 2015.
5. 3rd Annual Conference on Alzheimer’s Disease & Dementia
August 31-September 2
This conference will be organized around the theme “Diagnosis Approaches of Dementia and Alzheimer’s Disease.”
‘Conference Alert!’ will keep you in-the-know about upcoming academic conventions and conferences. Each article in this series previews deadlines for abstracts and proposals for a specific area of study. Conferences are great opportunities to enhance your sabbatical travel experience. Let us know what you think! Connect with us on Facebook, Twitter, or Google +.