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Venue of APBM 2020

APBM 2020 is going to be hosted in Izmir, one of Turkey’s most pleasant cities.
Located in the west of Turkey and on the Aegean shores, İzmir, the pearl of the Aegean, Izmir is the third largest city in Turkey.

Izmir owes its position as an economically and socially dynamic city to its location, climate and the fact that it has been a home to many different cultures and religions. Persians, Ancient Greeks, Assyrians, Romans, Byzantines and Ottomans are just a few of the dozens of different civilizations that the city has hosted throughout its long history.

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Venue of APBM 2020
  • Why to attend APBM 2020?

    This international conference is organised to bring together experts from the fields of psychology and
    business management to discuss new trends in theory and practice. Learning how to apply them to the
    organisational settings will help to boost business productivity and psychological wellbeing in the organisation.

  • Who should attend?

    Psychologists, business managers, project managers, counsellors, researchers, leaders and all those who are
    interested in problems of psychology and business management.

  • What will I gain by attending the conference and its workshops?

    Interpersonal and teamwork skills such as communication and collaboration;
    Individual, group and team problem-solving and decision-making skills;
    Skills to draw up and implement a business plan;
    Practical business management and entrepreneurial experience via case studies discussions and simulations;
    Skills to conceptualise, plan, analyse and interpret research.

  • Where can I apply all this knowledge and skills?

    Establishing and boosting your professional brand;
    Raising your psychological and managerial awareness as of an employee or a business entrepreneur;
    Reinforcing imagination, creativity and resourcefulness in the organisation;
    Enhancing knowledge of technology in psychology and management;
    Implementing recent business trends and innovations in your area of responsibility as a counsellor, employee or as an entrepreneur.
    Implement practical, evidence-based and leading-edge interpersonal skills in a range of environments with diverse individuals, groups, and teams.
    Be confident in having acquired the foundation competencies in business management, and with the necessary work experience, you can develop a career path to senior level management or successful entrepreneurship.

  • How can I attend the conference?

    Anyone who is willing to attend the conference as a speaker, workshop presenter or a conference participant
    should register at this website following the rubrics of the registration form in the section Abstract Submission
    (for the speakers and workshop presenters) and Registration to Participate in the Conference at
    http://apbm.iatels.com/register-to-participate-in-the-conference-and-its-workshops/.

APBM International Academic Team Members

Prof. Dr. Iryna SekretIATELS Committee Chair, Turkey

Iryna Sekret, Prof. Dr., PhD in Educational Psychology, PhD in Education Studies, Professor in Education Sciences. She has been teaching in a number of universities of Ukraine and Turkey, occupying different academic and administrative positions. Currently she is the Chair of the Board of “StartinForum International” for the international project management in the fields of research and education, the Committee Chair of IATELS, International Association for Technologies, Education and Language Studies. Prof. Dr. Iryna Sekret leads and participates in a number of the international research and educational projects on Foreign Language Education, ICT in Education, MOOCs for different educational purposes. Among her research interests is business management, social psychology and social skills training, e-learning pedagogy, foreign language education, psychological processes of learning.

Prof. Dr. Iryna SekretIATELS Committee Chair, Turkey

Iryna Sekret, Prof. Dr., PhD in Educational Psychology, PhD in Education Studies, Professor in Education Sciences. She has been teaching in a number of universities of Ukraine and Turkey, occupying different academic and administrative positions. Currently she is the Chair of the Board of “StartinForum International” for the international project management in the fields of research and education, the Committee Chair of IATELS, International Association for Technologies, Education and Language Studies. Prof. Dr. Iryna Sekret leads and participates in a number of the international research and educational projects on Foreign Language Education, ICT in Education, MOOCs for different educational purposes. Among her research interests is business management, social psychology and social skills training, e-learning pedagogy, foreign language education, psychological processes of learning.

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Dr. Javier Zavala-RayasZacatecas Autonomous University, Mexico

Doctor in Psychology at National University Autonomous of Mexico 1998-2002, Teacher-Researcher at Zacatecas Autonomous University since 1996. Dr. Javier teaches courses in Psychology, Program Humanistics and Educative Research. He is a member of National Networks "Violence and Health", "Social Psychology", Editor Member of Mexican Society of Social Psychology Journal and Psicumex Journal, author and coauthor of books and journal articles. He is also a Member of National System of Researchers a distinction on National Council of Science and Technology (Mexico). His research interests include Psychology of Science, Migration, Qualitative Research, Social Psychology.

Dr. Javier Zavala-RayasZacatecas Autonomous University, Mexico

Doctor in Psychology at National University Autonomous of Mexico 1998-2002, Teacher-Researcher at Zacatecas Autonomous University since 1996. Dr. Javier teaches courses in Psychology, Program Humanistics and Educative Research. He is a member of National Networks "Violence and Health", "Social Psychology", Editor Member of Mexican Society of Social Psychology Journal and Psicumex Journal, author and coauthor of books and journal articles. He is also a Member of National System of Researchers a distinction on National Council of Science and Technology (Mexico). His research interests include Psychology of Science, Migration, Qualitative Research, Social Psychology.

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Dr. Ana LandetaMadrid Open University, Spain

Dr. Ana Landeta is the R&D Director at Madrid Open University (UDIMA) since 2011.
As a project manager, she has many years of experience in coordinating and evaluating European projects related to ICT applied to education, Business Management, Digital Transformation and Corporate Social Responsibility.
She also has large experience in the education field as a teacher. She has developed her career as Head of Studies of different Master Degrees in CEF.- Business Schools, and as Coordinator of the Master Degree in Education and New Technologies at UDIMA. Ana is the coordinator of the 'Global e-Learning' book since 2007.

Dr. Ana LandetaMadrid Open University, Spain

Dr. Ana Landeta is the R&D Director at Madrid Open University (UDIMA) since 2011.
As a project manager, she has many years of experience in coordinating and evaluating European projects related to ICT applied to education, Business Management, Digital Transformation and Corporate Social Responsibility.
She also has large experience in the education field as a teacher. She has developed her career as Head of Studies of different Master Degrees in CEF.- Business Schools, and as Coordinator of the Master Degree in Education and New Technologies at UDIMA. Ana is the coordinator of the 'Global e-Learning' book since 2007.

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Dr. Joseph Anthony Narciso Z. TiangcoAssociate Prosessor, Taiwan

Dr. Joseph Anthony Narciso Z. Tiangco is the former Chief of Research and Papers of the Cross-cultural Research and Development Center at Shu-Te University in Kaohsiung, Taiwan. He used to teach part-time at De La Salle University-Manila. He is involved in different projects and Christian ministry. Dr. Tiangco has written several papers on postmodernism, spirituality, English studies, and project-based learning. Dr. Tiangco is actively involved in giving seminars and training.

Dr. Joseph Anthony Narciso Z. TiangcoAssociate Prosessor, Taiwan

Dr. Joseph Anthony Narciso Z. Tiangco is the former Chief of Research and Papers of the Cross-cultural Research and Development Center at Shu-Te University in Kaohsiung, Taiwan. He used to teach part-time at De La Salle University-Manila. He is involved in different projects and Christian ministry. Dr. Tiangco has written several papers on postmodernism, spirituality, English studies, and project-based learning. Dr. Tiangco is actively involved in giving seminars and training.

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Prof. Dr. Reuben MusgraveUSA

Reuben Musgrave is a communication professional with more than 30 years of experience in teaching a variety of English courses, writing and editing, and speechwriting for several employers, including the National Geographic Society and the White House. His teaching experience includes courses in English and American literature, grammar, Honors English composition, Remedial English, and English as a Second Language. He has held teaching positions at the University of Maryland (both the undergraduate school and in the adult education division, University College of the University of Maryland); Virginia Commonwealth University; and Norfolk State University. He offers individualized instruction that is tailored to fit specific students with a specified level of skills. He enjoys the personal fulfilment of helping English learners improve their mastery of grammar, speaking, and writing.

Prof. Dr. Reuben MusgraveUSA

Reuben Musgrave is a communication professional with more than 30 years of experience in teaching a variety of English courses, writing and editing, and speechwriting for several employers, including the National Geographic Society and the White House. His teaching experience includes courses in English and American literature, grammar, Honors English composition, Remedial English, and English as a Second Language. He has held teaching positions at the University of Maryland (both the undergraduate school and in the adult education division, University College of the University of Maryland); Virginia Commonwealth University; and Norfolk State University. He offers individualized instruction that is tailored to fit specific students with a specified level of skills. He enjoys the personal fulfilment of helping English learners improve their mastery of grammar, speaking, and writing.

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Dr. Rinat ZhanbayevInstitute of Social Economy and Finance, Republic of Kazakhstan

Deputy Director of the Institute of Social Economy and Finance,
Сhief scientific, Non-Profit Joint-Stock Company «Almaty University of Power Engineering and Telecommunications named after Gumarbek Daukeev»

Dr. Rinat ZhanbayevInstitute of Social Economy and Finance, Republic of Kazakhstan

Deputy Director of the Institute of Social Economy and Finance,
Сhief scientific, Non-Profit Joint-Stock Company «Almaty University of Power Engineering and Telecommunications named after Gumarbek Daukeev»

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