1st International Conference on Positive Psychology in Poland
25.05.2013 / Sopot / Wydział Zamiejscowy SWPS
Ladies and Gentlemen,
The First International Conference on Positive Psychology in Poland is behind us. It happened!
A new milestone towards the integration of the knowledge of the forces and resources of the human being and the about well being has been achieved.
Let the results of meetings, discussions and exchanges of experiences last as long as possible and result in personal and
professional development for all participants.
Thank you all for coming to the Conference, for your contribution in the development of positive psychology in Poland, for overcoming hardships of the journey from Alaska, Australia, California, Pennsylvania, New York, France, the Netherlands, Germany and from different parts of Poland!
We are pleased that we were together and that we crossed the boundaries of knowledge.
We are already thinking about the next Conference we want to organize in two years.
Scientific and Organizing Committee of the First International Conference on Positive Psychology in Poland.
Book of Abstracts is available for viewing and downloading at the following link: ABSTRACT BOOK
17 - 19.05, 2013 / Sopot /University of Social Sciences and Humanities at Sopot
"3 years has already passed since we hosted in Poland Prof. Martin Seligman at the Symposium Positive Psychology Vienna-Prague-Wrocław-Berlin.
Let's use this occasion to meet with everybody interested in Positive Psychology.
We would like to invite you to the First International Conference on Positive Psychology, organised in Poland. It will be held on 17-19 May 2013 at the University of Social Sciences and Humanities at Sopot."
Marlena Kossakowska, Ph.D.
Organizing Committee Chairman
First International Conference on Positive Psychology in Poland
Assistant Professor, University of Social Sciences and Humanities at Sopot
Member of the Board of Directors of International Positive Psychology Association (IPPA)
"As the President of the International Positive Psychology
Association it is my great pleasure to encourage you to take part in
the First International
Conference on Positive Psychology in Sopot (Poland). I am convinced
that this Conference will significantly contribute to the advancement
of positive psychology as initially envisioned by Martin Seligman and
Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi in 2000 and in line with the mission of the
International Positive Psychology Association.
Come to Sopot, Poland - the beautiful town on the Baltic Sea and share positive psychology!"
Robert J. Vallerand, Ph.D.
International Positive Psychology Association
Professeur et Directeur,
Laboratoire de Recherche sur le Comportement Social
Département de Psychologie
Université du Québec à Montréal
Our special guest of the conference will be Dr James Pawelski from the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia, USA - Dr Pawelski is the Executive Director of the International Positive Psychology Association (IPPA) and the director of the Master of Applied Positive Psychology studies at University of Pennsylvania
We invite all to participate in our conference: scientists who conduct research in the field of positive psychology, practitioners using knowledge of positive psychology in their professional work, as well as all other people interested in the conference theme.