The 2020 Singapore Conference on Applied Psychology (SCAP 2020), will be held in the cosmopolitan city of Singapore.
The theme of the Singapore Conference on Applied Psychology 2020 is “Psychological Well-being”. Researchers and practitioners from all fields of psychology research and practice are invited to present and discuss recent innovations, trends, concerns, practical challenges encountered and the solutions adopted in the field of Applied Psychology, with a special focus on psychological well-being. This can include clinical and non-clinical psychological well-being and submissions are encouraged that cross disciplines, for example psychological well-being in education and the workplace. Furthermore, submissions are welcomed from a range of methodological approaches, including quantitative and qualitative work.
What can you expect at SCAP 2020?
- 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
Who should attend?
- Leading Academics
- PhD Candidates
- School Counsellors
- Thought leaders
- National and Local Government
- Provincial Government and Municipalities
Dr Yow Wei Quin,
Assoc. Professor & Assoc. Head of HASS (Research) ,
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.
Dr Thomas Hunt,
Assoc. Professor, School of Human Sciences ,
University of Derby
Dr Hunt is an Assoc. Professor in the School of Human Sciences at the University of Derby in the UK. As an internationally recognised researcher in the field of mathematics anxiety, he has published several self-report measures and conducted a range of studies investigating the mechanisms that underpin the relationship between mathematics anxiety and performance. Dr Hunt‘s recent work has involved studying mathematics anxiety in an applied way, including drug dosage calculation anxiety in nursing students and statistics anxiety in students. He regularly works with a range of stakeholders to provide professional development workshops on the topic of mathematics anxiety, including strategies to reduce it.
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403 Havelock Road
Conveniently located just half an hour from the Singapore Changi Airport and in the between the entertainment hubs of the Singapore River, shopping haven Orchard Road as well as vibrant Chinatown.
Arm yourself with a camera and a good pair of walking shoes to explore the vicinity for a taste of Singapore.
Close to shopping malls like Great World City and Tiong Bahru Plaza, Singapore's hippiest neighbourhood, Tiong Bahru is also just a stone's throw away.
Nearest MRT stations
- Outram MRT
- Tiong Bahru MRT
Nearest Bus Stops
- Bus stop number: 06069 Name: After Furama RiverFront
- 5, 16, 75 - Outram MRT, Shenton Way, Marina Centre, 123 - Tiong Bahru MRT, 175 - Clementi, 195 - Marina Centre, 970, NR5, 195A
- Bus stop number: 06071 Name: Blk 2B
- 5, 16 - Orchard Road, 75, 123, 175 - Orchard Road, 195, 970, NR5, 195A
- Bus stop number: 06159 Name: River View Hotel
- 51 - Bugis, Clarke Quay, 64, 123 - Orchard Road, 186 - Shenton Way
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