Conscious Capitalism: Realizing Business and Human Potential. Free online monthly master class series. Register to listen live, or to access archived sessions (one hour each).
Order and Disorder in the Emotional Brain. Richard J. Davidson, Ph.D., Center for Investigating Healthy Minds, Waisman Center, University of Wisconsin-Madison. Clinical Psychology Colloquium, University of Michigan. 4448 East Hall, 3 p.m. – 5 p.m., Thursday, May 19, 2011.
The Centrality of SELF Theory and Research for Enabling Human Potential
Laval University, Quebec City, Canada, June 19-22, 2011
The conference is part of a continuing series of meetings that have gained greater visibility in the field of SELF research. Subject matter of interest will include attributions, emotions, expectancies, goals, identity, motivation, passion, values, self-awareness, self-esteem, and self-concept. These topics will be addressed by leading international researchers: Edward L. Deci, University of Rochester; Reinhard Pekrun, University of Munich; Andrew J. Elliot, University of Rochester; Robert J. Vallerand, UQAM; Mark Leary, Duke University; Herbert W. Marsh, University of Oxford; Jacquelynne Eccles, University of Michigan. Call for papers.
IPPA Second World Congress on Positive Psychology - Philadelphia, PA. July 23-26, 2011.
Lectures - What Makes Life Worth Living? Theme Semester, University of Michigan, Fall 2010
Special highlights include:
Mihaly Csikszentmihályi: Good Work Discussion Parker Room, University of Michigan Union, September 17, 2010, 10 – 11:30 a.m.
Martin Seligman: Tanner Lecture on Human Values. Rackham Auditorium, University of Michigan, October 7, 2010, 4 – 6 p.m.
2010 Academy of Management Annual Meeting - Dare to Care: Compassion and Passion in Management Practice and Management Research. Montreal, Canada, August 6-10, 2010.
Fifth European Conference on Positive Psychology - Copenhagen, Denmark. June 23-26, 2010.
U-M 2010 Golden Apple Award (AnnArbor.com report) - recipient Chris Peterson gave his ideal last lecture, The First Lecture, on March 9, 2010. Sponsored by Students Honoring Outstanding University Teaching.
Magnetic Forces of POS - The Center for POS hosted its fourth biennial conference December 4-6 2008 in Ann Arbor
Academy of Management 2009 - Nearly 60 sessions touched on POS themes.