On September 28, 2022, the Ural Federal University named after the first President of Russia B.N. Yeltsin (UrFU) hosted the opening of the VII Congress of the Russian Psychological Society (RPS) and the All-Russian Psychological Forum, which were attended by over a thousand specialists from 70 regions of the Russian Federation. The official opening ceremony was held in the Assembly Hall of UrFU.
A special issue of the International Journal of Early Years Education dedicated to the memory of prominent child psychologists Elena Kravtsova and Elena Smirnova has been published. This issue considers modern approaches to the problem of play in the context of a cultural-historical theory.
Co-editors of the issue are professor of the Faculty of Psychology, Lomonosov Moscow State University, leading researcher of the Psychological Institute of the Russian Academy of Education Nikolay Veraksa and Professor of the Free University Amsterdam Bert van Oers.
The issue can be found here:
We are happy to announce that the International Psychological Forum Child in a Digital World will be held online on 1-2 June 2022!
Participation is free of charge. All the sessions will be simultaneously translated into Russian, English and Spanish, and the presentations can be delivered in any of these three languages. All the presenters and attendees are required to register at digitalchildhood.org before April 1 2022.
On September 30, 2021, an international round table "Gerontology: a social perspective on aging and longevity" was held, organized by the Specialized University of America UDELAS in Panama.
On September 9, 2021, a meeting was held on problems of cyberpsychology and virtual reality. The event was organized by the Specialized University of America UDELAS in Panama, the University of San Carlos in Guatemala, the Faculty of Psychology of the Lomonosov Moscow State University, the Psychological Institute of the Russian Academy of Education, as well as the Russian Psychological Society and the Panamanian Association of Psychologists.
The event was opened by Francisco Javier Cedeño, Director of Strategic Communications at UDELAS, and Ricardo González Escartín, Dean of the Faculty of Social Education and Human Development at UDELAS.