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	Motivation Science
Location: Room TBD  |  8:00 AM - 4:30 PM

This preconference will feature cutting-edge research in motivation science and its applications. The line-up includes six invited speakers who will give talks about motivation research from different perspectives, a panel discussion on motivation-based interventions, a data blitz, posters, and a mentor lunch for graduate students.


8:00 AM - 8:30 AM
  
Breakfast
8:30 AM – 8:50 AM
  
Ayelet Fishbach, University of Chicago
  
  
Introduction From Society for the Science of Motivation President
8:50 AM – 9:25 AM
  
Mark Leary, Duke University
  
  
Interpersonal versus Intrapersonal Motives
9:25 AM – 10:00 AM
  
Abigail Scholer, University of Waterloo
  
  
Adventures in Metamotivation
10:00 AM - 10:40 AM
  
Coffee Break & Posters
10:40 AM - 11:15 AM
  
Ruud Custers, University of Utrecht
  
  
Title TBD
11:15 AM – 11:45 PM
  
Data Blitz
11:45 AM - 1:00 PM
  
Mentoring Lunch
1:20 PM – 1:55 PM
  
Veronika Job, Technische Universitat Dresden
  
  
Title TBD
1:55 PM – 2:30 PM
  
Michael Inzlicht, University of Toronto
  
  
Against Willpower
2:30 PM – 2:45 PM
  
Coffee break
2:45 PM – 3:20 PM
  
Yaacov Trope, New York University
  
  
Regulatory Scope
3:20 PM – 4:30PM
  
Panel Discussion: Motivation-based Interventions

We invite graduate students and recent PhDs (degree received 2016 or later) to submit proposals for a 5-minute "data blitz" oral presentation or a poster presentation at the preconference. These presentations should address topics in the field of motivation and goal pursuit, broadly defined.

To be considered, please submit a 200-word abstract that outlines specific goals of the research, methods used, a summary of results, and a conclusion through the Motivation preconference website. Please be sure to specify if you would like your submission to be considered for a data blitz or poster. If you choose data blitz, your submission will automatically be considered for a poster if not accepted as a data blitz.

The portal for data blitz and poster submissions will be open from September 1, 2019 through November 15, 2019.

submit here



Catalina Kopetz
Wayne State University

Edward Orehek
University of Pittsburgh


2020 Annual Convention
February 27-29, 2020
New Orleans, LA USA