You are here

"Changing Social Psychology? Theory and Research in a Transforming World"

Welcome to the Social Psychology Section Annual Conference 2012 Website.

Keynote Speakers

This year's Keynote Speakers are:

  • Dr Nick Hopkins, University of Dundee "Minority groups and the negotiation of belonging"
  • Professor Uichol Kim, College of Business Administration, Inha University, South Korea "Human agency, relationship and achievements in Asia: Integrated analysis of indigenous, cultural and global perspectives"
  • Associate Professor Isabel Menezes, Universidade do Porto, Portugal "Young Europeans: “citizens in the making” or political actors?"
  • Professor Marco Perugini, Università degli Studi di Milano Bicocca, Milan, Italy "Attitude Change Using the Self"


The Following awards will be presented at the conference;

Distinguished Contribution Award - Professor Glynis Breakwell, University of Bath "Identity Processes and Risk Representations"

PhD Award - Dr Annelies Vredeveldt, University of Cape Town
"Why Do You Close Your Eyes to Remember? The Eye-Closure Instruction in Eyewitness Interviews."


We are pleased to announce the 2012 Conference will be taking place at the University of St. Andrews in Scotland from 21-23 August.

University of St. Andrews, St Andrews, KY16 9AJ, Fife, Scotland, UK

Tue, 21/08/2012 - 09:00 to Thu, 23/08/2012 - 17:00
Contact Information: 
Stephanie Kyte, BPS Conferences
Telephone: + 44 (0) 116 2529555
Email: [email protected]

Follow us on Twitter: #SPS2012

Social Psychology Section, BPS Conferences