Annual Conference of the European Association of Psychology and Law 2018

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Programme

Tuesday, 26 June

09:00 EAPL board meeting
11:00 Opening of registration
13:00 Opening ceremony and practical information
Speakers:
Professor Renate Volbert, EAPL President
Professor Pekka Santtila, Organizing Committee Chair
Professor Ulrika Wolf-Knuts, Åbo Akademi University Chancellor
Timo Esko, Supreme Court President 
14:00 Keynote speaker: Distinguished Professor David L. Faigman
Developing a framework for the use of scientific evidence in the law
15:00 Keynote speaker: Dr Karl Ask
Investigative decision making: The current state and future needs
16:00 Coffee break
16:30 Parallel sessions and symposia (Programme without abstracts can be found HERE)*
Keynote speaker: Adjunct Professor Helinä Häkkänen-Nyholm
The role of psychology in the practices of a law office – A practitioner’s view
19:00 Welcome reception

Wednesday, 27 June

08:00 Opening of registration
08:30 Keynote speaker: Professor Michael Saini
Evidence-informed practice considerations for conducting parenting plan evaluations within the context of child custody disputes
09:30 Keynote speaker: Professor Jane L. Ireland
Expert psychological evidence: The challenges of researching sensitive topics
10:30 Coffee break
11:00 Parallel sessions and symposia (Programme without abstracts can be found HERE)*
12:30 Lunch break
EAPL members’ meeting at Arken’s cabinet
13:30 Parallel sessions, symposia and Dr Francesco Pompedda’s workshop
Will you find the right road to the truth? – A workshop about investigative
interviews in alleged CSA cases
(Programme without abstracts can be found HERE)*
14:45 Keynote speaker: Dr Itiel Dror
Forensic decision making: The biasing effects of irrelevant contextual information
15:45 Coffee break
16:15 Poster session and wine
18:00* Dinner and sauna at Herrankukkaro
*Buses: leave from Arken – Tehtaankatu 2 at 18:00

Thursday, 28 June

08:00 Opening of registration
08:30 Keynote speaker: Professor Margaret Bull Kovera
The case for double-blind lineup administration
09:30 Coffee break
10:00 Parallel sessions and symposia (Programme without abstracts can be found HERE)*
11:30 Lunch break
EAPL student meeting
12:30 Parallel sessions and symposia (Programme without abstracts can be found HERE)*
14:00 Coffee break
14:30 Keynote speaker: Dr Robert Horselenberg
From N = 1 to the lab and back again
15:30 Keynote speaker: Professor Essi Viding
Conduct Problems: Implications of neurocognitive and genetically informative findings for intervention
19:00* Conference dinner at Turku Castle
*Buses: Leave at 19:00 from the Cathedral – Tuomiokirkonkatu 1
Walking: Walk on the city side next to the river Aura. Please be present at the castle entrance hall by 19.30

Friday, 29 June

09:30 Opening of registration
10:00 Parallel sessions and symposia (Programme without abstracts can be found HERE)*
11:30 Coffee break
12:00 Keynote speaker: Professor Kamala London
The good, the bad, & the ugly: Experiences of an expert witness in cases involving child witnesses
13:00 Lunch break
NNPL meeting
14:00 Keynote speaker: Distinguished Professor James Lampinen
Towards a science of the missing
15:00 Reception and closing ceremony

*The programme may be subject to changes

Programme in pdf-format.

The parallel sessions & symposia programme (without abstracts) can be found HERE!
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You will get the access code for the programme with abstracts at the Congress.