Conferentie 2023

24 NOVEMBER 2023


We are pleased to invite you to the WAOP 2023 conference! 

The conference will take place at the Forum in Groningen on November 24, 2023 and will be organized by the Department of Organizational Psychology (Faculty of Behavioural and Social Sciences) together with the Department HRM/OB (Faculty of Business and Economics) at the University of Groningen.

We aim to compose an inspiring conference program, including interesting thematic sessions and opportunities to exchange thoughts and network with researchers and practitioners.

We are happy to announce that Prof. dr. Bettina S. Wiese (RWTH Aachen University, Institute for Psychology), an expert on career transitions and self-management, will give a keynote on ‘Motives and goals of early-career scientists’.

The entire conference program will be published on the website on October 30th at the latest.


We will feature two types of sessions. Besides the traditional research sessions, we will organize practitioner sessions that aim to facilitate a stronger relationship between researchers and practitioners in the field. 

Best paper award & feedback on full papers

If you would like your research to be considered for the best paper award, please submit your full paper before October 1, 2023 to The evaluation criteria are: originality, theoretical contribution, methodological rigour, soundness of data-analysis, practical relevance, and quality of writing.

There is also the option to receive peer feedback on your full paper. This also requires the submission of your full paper by October 1, 2023. Signing up for feedback requires that you are willing to also provide feedback to another researcher’s full paper.

Submission of abstracts

Submit your abstract here. The submission deadline is June 15, 2023. You will be notified about the acceptance of your abstract by mid-July 2023.

More information is available on our websiteWe are looking forward to welcoming you in Groningen on November 24th! 


24 November 2023


Forum Groningen (Nieuwe Markt 1, 9712 JG)