‘Early Career’ Marathon: Integrating Research and Practice

Early Career Marathon: Integrating Research and Practice
24 hours of Applied Psychology from Around the World

 October 16, at 8:00 AM UTC - October 17, at 8:00 AM UTC

A one of a kind virtual event dedicated to young psychologists / early career psychologists. Selected participants will submit a brief presentation on their research to be reviewed by top psychologists around the world. Presentations and reviews will be shown during a 24-hour marathon with time for questions and answers. The marathon will start on Saturday, October 16 at 8:00 AM UTC and end Sunday, October 17 at 8:00 AM UTC. Awards will be given for the top two presentations overall and the top presentation from each continent.

Organizing Committee
Pedro Rafael Altungy Labrador, Spain
Stéphanie Racine Maurice, Canada
Jeanne Proulx-Villeneuve, Canada
Sara Liébana, Spain
Carlos Velo, Spain
Marija Davcheva, Spain
Rayna Sadia, Pakistan
AÏ Ito, China
Joyce Nansamba, Uganda
Paola Eunice Díaz Rivera, México
Andrea Bravo Doddoli, México

  1. First place overall: airfare and free registration for the International Congress of Applied Psychology (ICAP) in Beijing in July 2022
  2. Second place overall: free registration for ICAP Beijing

The Region Awards

  • Participants form each continent will vote for the winning presentation from their region 
  • The winning presentation from each continent will receive two years free membership in IAAP and a Young Board Observer Seat

Participation Criteria:
  • Must be a current IAAP member in good standing.
  • Less than 10 years after your last obtained degree or no more than 10 years of professional experience (thus, current students are more than welcomed too).
Important dates:
 March 25: Call for Abstracts
 June 15: Abstracts due
 July 15: Acceptance notifications sent
 August 15: Recorded video due
 September 15: Recorded reviews due
 October 18: Opening of discussion sections for one week on Slack
 November 5: Regional winners announced in the November IAAP eNews



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