28 - 30 August 2018, Keele Hall, Staffordshire
We are excited to be able to present the SOCIAL2018 conference programme to you.
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Programme last updated 17/08/2018 13:27
Please note all papers and posters are under a media embargo until the day of presentation.
Programme at a glance
Tuesday 28 AugustShow content
10:00 Registration Opens 10:30 Welcome 10:45
Keynote - Professor Alex Haslam, University of Queensland
“We’re doing something very important here”: The role of identity leadership and engaged followership in Social Psychology’s classic studies
12:00 Lunch 13:00 Symposia 1 - Changing the Context though the Social Cure: Intragroup support processes in intergroup context 14:30 Refreshment Break 15:00 Symposia 2 - Social Psychology, New Technologies and the Crisis of Relevance 17:00 Symposia 3 - The Politics of Voice in Researching Individuals-in-Contexts of Precarity 18:30 Welcome Drinks Reception (followed by the BBQ)
Wednesday 29 AugustShow content
08:00 Registration Opens 08:30 Symposia 4 - Hate crime: victim and perpetrator perspectives 10:00 Refreshment Break 10:30 Symposia 5 - Unification and diversification: The importance of a politics of recognition in today’s world 11:30 Symposia 6 - De-polarising public opinion and the psychological parameters of populism 13:00 Lunch - Incl. Poster Session 13:15-13:55 14:00 Symposia 7 - Social psychological dimension of conflict transformation and young people 15:30 Refreshment Break 16:00 Symposia 8 - Applications of social psychology to mass emergencies, disasters, and public health incidents 17:55 AGM 19:00
Drinks Reception followed by Conference Dinner
After Dinner Keynote - Professor Rupert Brown, University of Sussex
Crisis, what crisis? Henri Tajfel’s response to previous ‘crises’ in psychology
Thursday 30 AugustShow content
08:00 Registration Opens 08:30 Symposia 9 - Beyond contagion: A new approach to the transmission of collective violence 10:00 Refreshment Break 10:30 Symposia 10 - Awaking Social Psychology from Ideological Slumber: Raising the Potential of Relevance and Impact 12.30
Keynote - Dr Aarti Iyer, University of Sheffield
Using social psychology to address crises in society: Challenges and opportunities in conventional wisdom
13:30 Official Conference Close from the Social Section Committee 13:40 Conference Close - Collect your lunch for your journey