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10th National Conference on Applied Psychology and Web World

Organised by
Pondicherry Psychology Association - Puducherry.
and
Psychometric Educational Services- Arcot, Tamil Nadu.
5 - 6 January, 2008

In the present rapid advancement in the field of digital technology, Applied Psychology and Web World are intertwined so as to reach the people for effective utilization. The recent developments in the field of applied psychology needs to be synchronized and exposit with the web world. The present contents and practices of applied psychology should be suitably modified by web tools so as to meet the challenges and opportunities. Researchers in the field of applied psychology and educationists are contributing their new way of teaching by applying web resources. Therefore, the conventional method of teaching and learning process should be revamped with innovative approaches by applying recent advancements of web world in propagating applied psychology.

The Pondicherry Psychology Association, Senthil College of Education, Puducherry Paaventhar Teacher Training Institute, Puducherry and Psychometric Educational services, Arcot are jointly organising 10th National Conference on Applied Psychology and Web World on 5th and 6th January, 2008 at Puducherry. We hope that this conference will become a turning point in the development of a new approach to the web world, which will carry in it the very best of what modern teacher education and psychological approaches have to offer. We try to explore innovative ideas and exchange the possibilities of applied psychology and web world in the present scenario so as to meet the challenges and opportunities.

Objectives:

  • Exposition of various recent web resources in Applied Psychology
  • Exposition of existing practice of Applied Psychology and web world
  • Exploring the possibilities of designing new curriculum in applied Psychology
  • Developing e-content resources in applied psychology
  • Developing e-contents for applied psychological experiments and testing
  • Developing research methodologies innovative models for teacher educators in recent research areas

To achieve the objectives described above, there will be two plenary sessions and six concurrent technical sessions. Each of these sessions will be devoted to one of the main objectives. The plenary sessions will have invited speakers only.

Submission of papers:

Delegates are requested to submit their papers following APA style (refer website: www.jiaap.org for writing a research paper) on any of the listed topics. To ensure a consistent high quality of all the presentations, participants will be requested to submit the full text well in advance and not later than 31st December, 2008. Abstract and paper should be sent by email ( panchramalingam@gmail.com ) or hard copy with CD in MS-Word format only. No TA/DA will be paid to the delegates.

Special Features:

Delegates are requested to submit their papers following APA style (refer website: www.jiaap.org for writing a research paper) on any of the listed topics. To ensure a consistent high quality of all the presentations, participants will be requested to submit the full text well in advance and not later than 15th December, 2007. Abstract and paper should be sent by email ( panchramalingam@gmail.com ) or hard copy with CD in MS-Word format only. No TA/DA will be paid to the delegates.

Registration fee:

Rs.500/- per participant. The Registration fee should be sent in advance by DD in favour of the Pondicherry Psychology Association, payable at Puducherry. Please note that there will be no new registrations on the spot.

Venue:

Puducherry is situated 160 kms south of Puducherry. It is headquarter of Union Territory of Puducherry. Every half an hour there are buses from Chennai Koyampedu Bus Stand to Puducherry via ECR, the trip takes 3 - 4 hours.

Boarding and Lodging:

Boarding and Lodging for out station delegates will be arranged at the available guest houses. The rooms will have double occupancy. You can also make your own arrangement in one of the many hotels in Puducherry.

Future Perspectives:

The afternoon of second day of the conference will be devoted to a reporting session in which the important ideas that transpired during the conference will be highlighted. It should bring the depth and relevance of applied psychology and web world into focus and find ways and means to make it an essential part of education and research.

Organising Committee:

Chief Patron:
Prof. A. Gnanam, Former Chairman, NAAC, Bangalore and Former Vice-Chancellor,
Pondicherry University

Patrons:
J. Arawindhan, Chairman, Achariya College of Education, Puducherry
Dr. V. Muthu, Chairman, Paaventhar Teacher Training Institute, Puducherry
B. Thandapani, Chairman, Senthil College of Education, Puducherry

President:
Prof. A. Balasubramanian, Director, EMMRC, Mysore University

Vice Presidents:
Prof. B. Mukhopadhyay, NITTTR, Chennai
Prof. R. Karpaga Kumaravel, Bharathidasan University, Trichy
Prof. N. Balasubramanian, Bharathiar University, Coimbatore

Organising Secretary:
Dr. Panch. Ramalingam
E-mail: panchramalingam@gmail.com

Joint Secretaries:
M. Neethipathirajan, Psychometric Educational Services
T. Arun, Puducherry

Treasurer:
S. Suresh, Annamalai University

Address for Correspondence:
Dr. Panch. Ramalingam
E-mail: panchramalingam@gmail.com
17, 14th Street, Krishna Nagar, Puducherry – 605 008, India. Mob: 94433 52476

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