Keynote Speakers


Bogdan BALAN,
Université du Québec en Outaouais Gatineau, Rivière des Prairies Hospital, Montreal, QC, Canada

Title: “Dialectical Behavioral Thérapy – effectiveness research and perspectives”


Danijela BARIĆ,
University of Zagreb, Faculty of Transport and Traffic Sciences, Zagreb, Croatia

Title: “Novel Approach to the Prevention of Risky Behavior of Vulnerable Level-Crossing Users”


Pierre-Yves BRANDT,
Université de Lausanne, Institut de sciences sociales des religions, Switzerland

Title: “Accompanying religious and spiritual expectations in the elderly”


Grigore HAVÂRNEANU,
International Union of Railways (UIC), Paris, France

Title: “Enhancing railway safety and security through applied psychological research”


Romiţă IUCU,
University of Bucharest, Romania

Title: “Innovative Pedagogies and the New Professionalisation of the Academic Career”


Georgiana JURAVLE,
Lyon Neuroscience Research Center, INSERM, Lyon, France

Title: “Active sensing and its links to cognition”


James E. MADDUX,
George Mason University, Fairfax, Virginia, USA

Title: “Psychiatric Diagnoses: History and Current Controversies”


Ricardo Garcia MIRA,
University of A Coruña, Spain

Title: “Nature based solutions: the contribution of environmental psychology in addressing strategies of urban transformation”


Andrei C. MIU,
Babes-Bolyai University Cluj-Napoca, Romania

Title: “Emotions: Confronting several myths with evidence from affective science”


Valentino POMINI,
Université de Lausanne, Faculté des sciences sociales et politiques, Switzerland

Title: “Repairing alliance ruptures : a transtheoretical conceptual framework for understanding and managing the relationship in CBT”