International Society of Political Psychology

Annual Meetings

Our 2016 Annual Meeting will be held July 14-17, 2016 in Warsaw, Poland at the Sheraton Warsaw Hotel.

Conference Theme: The Good Society: Prospects for Reason, Communication, and Well-Being

Program Co-chairs: Michal Bilewicz (University of Warsaw, Poland), Aleksandra Cichocka (University of Kent, England), and Christopher Federico (University of Minnesota, USA)


Our Call for Papers can be viewed HERE.

The submission process for the 2016 Annual Meeting is expected to open in October 2015 and will be available until January 2016 (specific deadline to be specified). The link for the submission site will be posted on this web page when available. Acceptances will be sent out in February/March 2016.

Please be sure to note any scheduling requests when you submit your proposal (ex., do not schedule on first day). We will consider all requests, but cannot guarantee that we will be able to accommodate everyone.


ISPP has secured a block of rooms at the Sheraton Warsaw at a discounted rate of PLN 350++ (single), PLN 400++ (double) per night. Information to make hotel reservations will be posted on this web page when available.

Rooms at ISPP's discounted rate at the Sheraton will be available until the room block is full, or 24 June 2016, whichever comes first.

PLEASE NOTE: ISPP has NOT contracted with any third-party companies for hotel reservations. All information and links for reservations will be provided in e-mails directly from ISPP and on this web page. Beware if you are contacted by someone stating that they are working with ISPP for discounted room rates; such communications are not legitimate.


Please see THIS SITE for information about travel to Poland and visa requirements. Accepted presenters will be able to download a custom letter for visa application from the submission web site.


All conference attendees are required to accept a liability release waiver when registering. The waiver will be available via the registration web site, and also on this page, once conference registration has opened (anticipated February/March 2016).

The 2016 registration fees will be posted here soon.

Registration fees include: admission to the full conference, coffee breaks, and admission to any general conference receptions (space permitting). Please note that the receptions and our Mentoring Lunch have limited capacities and will generate waitlists when they are full.

Become a member of ISPP and save on meeting registration with a member discount! Click HERE to join or renew!


  • Students: $32 USD per year
  • Less than $20,000 USD: $42 USD per year
  • $20,000-$30,000 USD: $54 USD per year
  • $30,000-$40,000 USD: $64 USD per year
  • $40,000-$50,000 USD: $79 USD per year
  • $50,000-$60,000 USD: $91 USD per year
  • $60,000-$70,000 USD: $101 USD per year
  • $70,000-$80,000 USD: $111 USD per year
  • $80,000-$90,000 USD: $122 USD per year
  • $90,000-$125,000 USD: $133 USD per year
  • Over $125,000 USD: $143 USD per year
  • Retired: $42 USD per year
  • Lifetime: $1,804 USD
  • Joint/Household (receive one copy of Political Psychology; contact the Central Office to add the second household member): $116 USD per calendar year
  • Membership includes: 6 issues of Political Psychology (by postal mail), online access to Political Psychology and Advances in Political Psychology, all future issues of ISPPNews (delivered via e-mail), reduced registration fees at ISPP’s annual meeting, occasional member discounts on items such as publications, and voting privileges. New members receive immediate access to the ISPP Member Portal, and online access to Political Psychology within 60 days.
  • Please see this page for a listing of member benefits.


    The call for fellows applications of the ISPP Summer Academy 2016 will be posted on this page when available (expected late 2015). Selected fellows have been notified. Please click HERE for information about ISPP’s Summer Academy.

    The application process for Jr. Scholars Travel Grants for 2016 will be posted on this page when available (expected early 2016).


    ISPP will again be hosting a Junior Scholars Mentoring Luncheon during the conference, giving our junior scholars an opportunity to talk to those established in the field. Space is limited to 75 mentees and 25 mentors, who will be matched as best as possible. Mentees must register for the lunch when registering for the conference; mentors will be registered separately. There is no charge for the lunch, but your attendance must be confirmed by the organizers. We will have a waiting list when the event is full, and will advise you if space becomes available. For questions about the luncheon, you can e-mail Stavroula Chrona and Thia Sagherian Dickey at: E-mail.


    For publishers and other parties interested in having display copies, samples, or flyers at the conference, please contact ISPP's Executive Director, Sev Bennett, for more information and pricing.


    View information on Warsaw at these links:

    Warsaw City Break
    Warsaw Tour
    Top 10 Things in Warsaw
    Fall in Love with Warsaw


    Our 2015 Annual Meeting in San Diego, California (USA) was fabulous! Thanks to all those who presented and attended; we hope you had a chance to step outside and enjoy the weather and beautiful southern California! A huge thanks to our Program Chairs, Melinda Jackson and Clifford Stevenson, and their Program Assistant, Philip Chen. Many thanks as well to our now Past-President, Paul Nesbitt-Larking.

    The program from the meeting can be viewed on our Past Meetings web page.

    *Please note that photographs and video are taken during the course of the conference. These images may be used in ISPP marketing materials, on the ISPP web site, and other products relating to ISPP. By attending, you consent to your image being used in ISPP-related materials.

    *ISPP reserves the right to deny registration or to remove an ISPP conference attendee at any time, for reasons, in its sole discretion, it deems sufficient.