Invited Symposia

The full scientific program will be available within short via Program Overview.

Aging and Decision Making: Cognitive and Emotional Perspectives
Convenors:Timo Mäntylä, Stockholm University, Sweden and Fabio Del Missier, University of Trieste, Italy

Attentional Biases to Emotional Stimuli
Convenor: Sandra Soares, University of Aveiro, Portugal

Attentional Control Deficits in  Anxiety:Why You See Them and Why You Don’t
Convenor: Nazanin Derakhshan, Birkbeck University of London, United Kingdom

Conscious Experience: the Role of Hypnotizability and Dissociation
Convenor: Etzel Cardeña

Cross-cultural Issues in Emotional Intelligence
Convenors: Vladimir Taksic, University of Rijika, Croatia and Luisa Faria, University of Porto, Portugal

Distraction of Attention by Sound
Convenor:
Jessica K Ljungberg, Umeå University, Sweden

Economic Attitudes as Psychological Variables:Their Stability and Context Dependence
Convenor: Girts Dimdins, University of Riga, Latvia

Emerging Adulthood in a European Context
Convenor: Rita Zukauskiene, Mykolas Romeris University, Lithuania

Emotion and Language: From Linguistic to Social Relevance
Convenor: Johanna Kissler, University of Bielefeld, Germany

Extinction of Conditioned Fear
Convenors: Arne Öhman, Karolinska Institutet, Sweden and Elizabeth Phelps, New York University, United States

Flexible Work, Uncertainty and Employee Well-being
Convenor: Katharina Näswall, University of Canterbury, New Zealand

Investigating Healthy Workplaces: Interventions at Work
Convenor: Arla Day, Saint Mary’s University, Canada

International Perspectives on Law and Psychology
Convenor: Donald Bersoff, Drexel University, United States

Joint Formation of Event Memory
Convenors: Jens H. Hellmann and Gerald Echterhoff, University of Muenster, Germany

Life Style Factors and Brain Function
Convenor: Carl-Johan Olsson, Umeå University, Sweden

Olfactory Cognition
Convenor: Maria Larsson, Stockholm University, Sweden

Perceptual, Motivational, and Social Determinants of Emotional Attention
Convenor: Gilles Pourtois, University of Ghent, Belgium 

Personnel Adaptation to the Changing Work Environment: New Technologies and Individual Plasticity
Convenor: Anna Leonova, Moscow State University, Russia

Sport Psychology: Today and Tomorrow
Convenor: Peter Hassmén, Umeå University, Sweden

The Aging Mind and Brain: Cognitive Enrichment
Convenor: Soledad Ballesteros, UNED, Spain

The Role of Leadership in Employee Well-being
Convenors: Ulla Kinnunen, University of Turku, Finland and Kerstin Isaksson, Mälardalen University, Sweden

Theory of Mind in Older Children
Convenor: Claire Hughes, University of Cambridge, United Kingdom 

Well-Being in a Life-Span Perspective
Convenor: Marek Blatný, Academy
of Sciences Czech Republic, Czech Republic

Visual Attention in Normals and Patients: TVA-Based Studies
Convenor: Signe Vangkilde, University of Copenhagen, Denmark

The program may be subject to change.