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The Society for Personality and Social Psychology’s Annual Convention is the premier international event for more than 3,800 social and personality psychologists. Attendees from academia, non-profit, government, and private sectors present and discuss research, network and collaborate on projects, and pursue professional development while advancing science and pedagogy in the field. The 2018 convention will begin with preconferences on March 1, 2018. The two-day convention that follows will be held on March 2-3, 2018.

Convention Location: Hyatt Regency Atlanta & Atlanta Marriott Marquis (connected properties)
Official Hotels in the Housing Block: Hyatt Regency Atlanta & Atlanta Marriott Marquis



2017 Convention Committee for the 2018 Meeting

Jenni Beer (Chair)
Evan Apfelbaum
Elliott Berkman
Lisa Jaremka
Nick Rule


2017 Program Panels for the 2018 Meeting

Symposium Panel:

Chris Fraley
Kerry Kawakami

Single Presenter Panel:

Amy Summerville
Ken Demarree

Professional Development Panel:

Camille Johnson
Katie Corker

Workshop Panel:

Yoel Inbar
Vivian Zayas
Wiebke Bleidorn


Note: A $50 penalty will be applied to your registration fee if you purchase accommodations outside of the SPSP housing block.

Exceptions will be made for anyone living locally and commuting to the convention, anyone staying with family or friends, or if the official housing block is full/sold out.

For more information regarding the reason for this policy, please visit our Housing Block page


SPSP Meeting Staff 

Nate WamboldMeetings and Events Director
Tel: (202) 869-3242
Email: nwambold@spsp.org

Rachel BaderProgram Manager
Tel: (202) 869-3244
Email: rbader@spsp.org

Brian RiddlebergerRegistrar
Tel: (202) 869-3240
Email: registration@spsp.org


 

 
 
 
 
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