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INTERNATIONAL Online CONFERENCE: HOPE AND OPTIMISM


Date: Saturday, 20.02.2021 from 9.00 to 18.00.
Organizers:
Akademie für Kind, Jugend und Familie together with Seligman Europe

Sprache: English (with simultaneous translation into German)

Preis: 127 € (for CIC members; please choose the ticket for supporters)

To register click here


Everyone is talking about it: What role will "optimism and hope" play in meeting the challenges of the pandemic and then moving on to a good and better future? How will it work? And is it really effective?


SPEAKERS AND TOPICS

Joachim Bauer will speak at the conference about the importance of empathy, relationship and self to create hope.


Alena Slezackova from Masaryk University in Brno will use empirical data to show how hope promotes well-being in times of Covid-19.


Ernst Fritz-Schubert, founder of "Schulfach Glück," will outline and show the benefits of an educational system with optimism and hope as its main components.


Philip Streit, director of the Institute for Child, Youth and Family in Graz, will give a keynote on how putting optimism and hope into action could work.


The highlight of the conference will be Prof. Martin Seligman, who will exclusively participate in this extraordinary conference with his latest ideas of human agency to create a positive future and the role of optimism and hope in it.