Conference theme: Uses and limits of psychological expertise in the legal process
The scientific program will address the key issues that arise from machine learning and the prediction of future behaviour, psychology and law in a digital world, intercultural psychology and law. Intersections between these topics and the areas of forensic and criminological psychology will be explored, such as eyewitness testimonies, the investigative interviews, lie detection and credibility assessment, risk and dangerousness assessment, recidivism, treatment of offenders and victims.
Researchers and practitioners from Europe and other parts of the World are also invited to share their recent scientific work and field experience concerning new challenges faced by the society, such as human trafficking, terrorism, and cybercrime.
Abstract submission is live until February 2nd. All submissions will have been peer-reviewed before an acceptance letter is sent out to applicants.
The EAPL hopes to call attention to high-quality student research (undergraduate, masters, and doctoral) and facilitate student involvement in the field. In line with this, the EAPL will host a number of events intended for student and early career members at the 2017 conference. There are also a number of student awards available for this conference. Undergraduate, masters, and PhD level members are eligible for this funding.
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