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IWP Conference 2014 – business keynote announcement and submission reminder


Institute of Work Psychology International Conference 2014
on Work, Wellbeing and Performance

Sheffield, UK | 24th-26th June, 2014

The IWP International Conference 2014 is delighted to announce its business keynote speaker, Salem Samhoud.

A successful entrepreneur, Salem is the founder of &samhoud – a consultancy with offices in The Netherlands and Spain. Salem Samhoud has consulted a large number of prominent companies and organisations, including the Dutch Ministry of Transport, Public Works and Water Management, Municipality of Barcelona and the Dutch National Railways.

Pre-conference workshops

As in previous years, we will host a series of workshops on the first day, before the main conference proceedings begin on Tuesday evening.

There will be workshops designed for organisations and practitioners, sharing the latest thought leadership and insight from work psychology research. If you are interested in particular topics or have specific suggestions for workshops, please email us. For our academic delegates, we will again be running our popular statistical training and postgraduate and early-career events.

The programme for the workshops will be posted on our website shortly.

Reminder: Submit your paper or symposium

Deadline for submissions is very close!

We invite high quality submissions in all areas of work, applied social, organisational, industrial, occupational and vocational psychology and in the related fields of organisational behaviour and human resource management. Submissions to the scholarly programme can be for paper presentations, poster presentations, or symposia.

The deadline is Friday, 15th November 2013. You can find the full submission guidelines on our website at

About the Conference

The conference is hosted by the Institute of Work Psychology, Sheffield University Management School, and will take place in Sheffield, UK on the 24th-26th June 2014.

The conference will feature four internationally recognised keynote speakers:

  • Professor Eduardo Salas (University of Central Florida)
  • Professor Michael Frese (National University of Singapore & Leuphana University of Lüneburg)
  • Professor Susan Murphy (University of Edinburgh).
  • Salem Samhoud (&samhoud)

For more information about the conference, please visit our website at

We look forward to welcoming you to Sheffield in 2014!


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