International-national conference on Psychology concluded on vibrant notes-Dr Mamta
Kanwar Inder Singh/ royalpatiala.in
Department of Psychology, Punjabi University, Patiala successfully completed the 56th National and 25th International Conference of Indian Association of Applied Psychology (IAAP) after three days of intellectual presentations, collegiums and academic exchanges. The conference was inaugurated online by the Chief Guest Preneet Kaur, Member Parliament from Patiala and addressed by Dr Veerendra Mishra, Director-National Institute of Social Defence, Govt. Of India. Over 260 delegates participated in this conference from all parts of India, as well as from USA, UK, Australia, Canada, Netherlands, Malaysia etc. contributing in 27 scientific & 13 plenary/ Colleagium sessions.
The valedictory session marking the end of this prestigious event was graced by the presence of Dean (Research) Prof. G. S. Batra and Ex-Registrar Prof. B.S. Sandhu. Indian Association of Applied Psychology (IAAP) regional president Prof. Updesh and Secretary Prof. NovRattan Sharma heartily praised the efforts of Dr. Mamta Sharma (Head of Psychology) and her team for overcoming all obstacles of the online mode and organizing such a well-executed event. Overwhelming appreciation was received from Prof. G. P. Thakur (Chief Patron, IAAP) and Prof. M.V.R.Raju (President elect 2021-2024, IAAP) through their online address as well. The inaugural and valedictory keynote addresses were also delivered online by Prof. Janak Pandey and Prof. Vidhu Mohan respectively.
International-national conference on Psychology concluded on vibrant notes-Dr Mamta said the conference also included a vibrant cultural event and proved to be an unparalleled success in terms of participation, contribution and leadership.