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Future Conferences

2017 Career Construction Institute
Kent, OH.
July 25 - 27, 2017.
Download the Institute Brochure
Online Registration is now open

Additional Conferences

Conference Alerts (Academic conferences worldwide)

National Career Development Association Conference
Orlando, FL.
June 28 - June 30, 2017.
Submission Deadline for Proposals: TBD.

IAEVG International Conference
Madrid, Spain.
November 16-18, 2016.
Theme: Restructuring Careers Over Unexpected Powerful Forces.
Online Proposal Submissions Open: October 15, 2014.
Submission Deadline for Proposals: January 31, 2015.
Acceptance Notices Sent: March 31, 2015.
Conference Registration Opens: January 10, 2015.

American Educational Research Association Conference
New York City, NY.
April 13-17, 2018.
Theme: The Dreams, Possibilities, and Necessity of Public Education
Proposal Submissions Open: TBA.

APA Convention
Washington, D.C.
August 2-6, 2017.

APA: Future Conventions
San Francisco, CA, August 9-12, 2018.
Chicago, IL, August 8-11, 2019.
Washington, D.C., August 6-9, 2020.
San Diego, CA, August 12-15, 2021.
Minneapolis, MN, August 4-7, 2022.
Washington, D.C., August 3-6, 2023.
Seattle, WA, August 8-11, 2024.

American Counseling Association Conference
Orlando, FL, March 12-15, 2015.
Montreal, Canada, March 30-April 3, 2016.

Conferences Sponsored by SVP

SVP has sponsored numberous conferences that highlight Advances in Vocational Psychology. Most of the biannual SVP conferences occur in the United States. SVP also sponsors international meetings in collaboration with the Career Psychology SIG of the Organizational Psychology Division of the International Association for Applied Psychology. Following is a list of the conferences organized by the Section and the international conferences co-sponored by the section:

Year Theme Host Institution Coordinator
2014 Career Counseling and Development: Building Hope Through School, Work, and Relationships. University of Coimbra, Coimbra, Portugal Sue Whiston, Saba Rasheed Ali, Joaquim Ferreira & Eduardo Santos
2011 Forging Career Policy for the Greater Good Boston
Scott Solberg
2009 The Role of Values in Careers University of Missouri, St. Louis Mark Pope, Lisa Flores & Patrick Rottinghaus
2007 Self in Career Theory and Practice in Vocational Psychology University of Akron Linda Mezydlo Subich & Paul Hartung
2005 New Methods for Research and Practice in Vocational Psychology University of British Columbia, Vancouver, CA Richard Young & Beth Haverkamp
2003 School and Work-Based Transitions: Theory, Research and Practice University of Coimbra, Portugal Joaquim Ferreira & Eduardo Santos
2001 Making a Difference: Vocational Psychology and Social Action Houston, TX Jane Swanson & Paul Gore
1999 The Context of Career Development University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee Nadya Fouad & Scott Solberg
1997 Vocational Interests: Meaning, Measurement and Counseling Use Lehigh
Arnold Spokane
1996 The School-to-Work Transition: Defining the Role of Vocational Psychology University of Maryland Ruth Fassinger, Robert Lent, & Karen O'Brien
1994 Toward Convergence in Career Theory and Practice Ohio State University W. Bruce Walsh
1993 International Seminar on Career Psychology University of Toronto Lou Hawkes
1992 International Seminar on Career Psychology University of Ghent Rita Claes
1992 Convergence in Theories of Career Choice and Development Michigan State University Robert Lent
1991 International Seminar on Career Psychology University of Lisbon Karl Seifert
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