2018 Singapore Conference on Applied Psychology (SCAP 2018), supported by Singapore University of Technology and Design & University of Derby, will be held in the cosmopolitan city of Singapore. We invite researchers & practitioners from all fields of psychology research & practice to present and discuss the most recent innovations, trends, concerns, practical challenges encountered and the solutions adopted in the field of Applied Psychology.
You are invited to attend and participate in this annual international conference which offer numerous opportunities to share your ideas, applications experiences and to establish business or research relations for future collaboration.
Join us for this exciting Conference in Singapore from 21st to 22nd June 2018.
Special theme for SCAP: ‘Psychology in Practice’
We welcome all papers on the topic of Applied Psychology to be presented at SCAP 2018.
What can you expect at SCAP 2018?
- Ample interaction opportunities for SCAP delegates
- Top Singapore hospitality for all attending delegates
- An intellectually stimulating scientific program featuring more than 100 presentations by leading researchers, teachers, and practitioners
- An opportunity for East-West science and practice collaborations at SCAP
- A’ Best Research Paper Award’ & ‘Best Student Paper Award’ to be given out to SCAP presenters
SCAP 2016 and SCAP 2017 Conference Proceedings are published by Springer. We seek to collaborate with Springer for SCAP 2018 conference proceedings publication.
In 2014 Springer published more than 2,400 English-language journals and over 9,000 new books, including those published by our other highly regarded imprints and publishing houses, including Adis, Apress and BioMed Central, to name a few. Librarians, researchers, students and faculty at the world’s most prestigious research institutions - academic, corporate and public - have come to trust and rely on Springer’s high quality content in five main fields: science, technology, medicine, business and transport.
Authors are also invited to submit their papers after the conference for consideration for publication in MDPI journals. MDPI will give expedited reviewing for SCAP submissions. There are no processing charges when the full paper is selected for inclusion in MDPI open access journals, Social Science.
Dr Tan Jing Hee,
Executive Director & Chairman ,
Academic Board of East Asia Institute of Management
Dr. Tan Jing Hee is an Executive Director of East Asia Institute of Management as well as the Chairman of its Academic Board. He started work as a Retail Manager in a family business dealing with pharmaceutical products, toiletries and film development and processing. Dr Tan went on to become Senior Science Master of a government secondary school. After five years, he re-joined the private sector as a Merchandising Manager of Robinsons Departmental Store, with responsibilities over 6 departments in Menswear Division. In 1973, he joined the Singapore Institute of Management, initially as Information, Publications and Research officer before moving into management development responsibilities. During his 25 years stay in the institute, he helped to build it into the premier HRD organisation in the region. While in SIM, Dr Tan was also involved in establishing enterprise-wide MBO systems in six medium and large organisations in Singapore. In 1987, he co-edited a book on Developing Managers In Asia, published by Addison-Wesley. Dr Tan was the Chief Operating Officer of SIM before leaving it to pursue other interests. In 1994, he wrote doctoral thesis on Developing A Factor Model of Management Work in Singapore, for which he was awarded his Ph.D from Henley Mangement College/Brunel University.
Dr Jane Montague,
Discipline Lead for Psychology; Assistant Head of Department of Life Sciences ,
University of Derby
Dr. Jane Montague is the Discipline Lead for Psychology within the Department of Life Sciences. Her teaching and research interests are based within critical approaches to social psychology, particularly in relation to gender, identity and the use of qualitative methods. She currently teach both undergraduate and postgraduate students and supervise a number of PhD students. "I am an active member of our psychology research team and engage externally with our accrediting body, the British Psychological Society, as the Conference Officer for the Social Psychology Section."
Dr W.Quin Yow,
Director, Language and Social Cognition Lab, Assistant Professor (Psychology) ,
Singapore University of Technology and Design
Dr Yow Wei Quin obtained her PhD (Psychology), MA (Psychology) and MSc (Statistics) from Stanford University, USA. She also received her MBA (Strategic Development) from Nanyang Technological University and BSocSc. (Honors in Psychology) from National University of Singapore. She has published in several peer-refereed international journals and book chapters and presented papers in various international conferences on the impact of bilingualism on socio-cognitive development and academic motivation in education.
Mr Ailson J. De Moraes,
Human Behavioural Scientist ,
Royal Holloway School of Management, University of London
Ailson J. De Moraes is a Human Behavioural Scientist, holds an fulltime academic position at Royal Holloway School of Management, University of London. Ailson teaches Clusters and Entrepreneurship and International Strategy. Ailson teaches in the UK, Singapore, and Hong Kong, as well as giving key lectures and workshops in a wide range of countries including Brazil and Argentina, Ailson seeks to inspire leadership and creativity all around the globe through his speeches and interactive workshops. He is the author of several academic publications and a popular book: ‘Where is My Honey’? a five star Amazon book.
Holiday Inn Singapore Atrium
317 Outram Road
The newly refurbished Holiday Inn Singapore Atrium, located steps from the iconic Singapore River in the heart of the city, provides the perfect location for business and leisure guests.
A 25-minute ride from Changi Airport brings you to the hotel, only minutes to the Central Business District, and the bustling nightlife scene of Robertson Quay and Clarke Quay. Free high speed Wi-Fi, parking, Fitness Centre and outdoor pool are provided for all guests.
The location in the Singapore River Valley precinct offers easy access to Singapore’s top attractions including Chinatown, Gardens by the Bay, Sentosa and Universal Studios. Explore the Orchard Road shopping belt with our complimentary shuttle service. Off the main tourist track, a short walk from the hotel is Tiong Bahru, a unique enclave with charming cafes, a local market and hawker centre.