1st EAWOP WorkLab
EAWOP is calling European practitioners working in the field of Work and Organizational Psychology to develop and enhance their professional skills using a new kind of developmental platform. WorkLab is a workshop event that provides opportunities to:
Learn how recent research and theory can be applied in practice;
Understand modern organizational life and its dynamics better;
Acquire new skills when working with complex, changing systems;
Create new methods and approaches in consulting work;
Contribute practitioner input for future research agendas;
Network with other practitioners and discuss new ways and methods.
1st EAWOP WorkLab - 4-6 October 2012
Hilton Helsinki Kalastajatorppa Hotel, Helsinki, Finland
Our programme is based on decision-making;
How we assess and then make decisions (Prof. Marise Born, The Netherlands);
When decisions don’t go to plan; well-being and burnout (Prof. Michael Leiter, Canada);
Motivation, what moves us to action (Prof. Katariina Salmela-Aro, Finland);
Making good decisions in complex organizations (Prof. Beverly Alimo-Metcalfe, UK)
Download programme (PDF)
Learn more about the Hilton Helsinki Hotel (PDF)
Places initially are available to EAWOP Constituent
associations. Nominees must be:
a) senior practitioners working in WOP for at least five years;
b) experienced in at least one of the WorkLab topic areas*; and
c) can evidence being inspired and committed to practitioner activities.
Angela Carter (UK) email@example.com;
Kristiina Fromholz-Mäki (Finland) firstname.lastname@example.org;
Henry Honkanen (Finland) email@example.com
WorkLab opens at 16.00 4 Oct with a reception, sessions begin 5 Oct.
*Each session will be half-a-day in length
After some initial input each facilitator will work with you through a series of exercises to appreciate the application of the material.
Sessions will be followed by peer discussion and a facilitated question and answer session.