Upcoming conference

29th annual conference

An ESSD tradition has been to hold a conference in a different European country each year, preferably alternating between North, South, East and West Europe. More than twenty-five conferences have been held to date, in more than fifteen countries.


Annual conference

4 - 6 October 2018

Budapest, Hungary
Venue The venue is located at the Faculty of Education and Psychology, Eötvös Loránd University Kazinczy Building (KAZY) Kazinczy utca 23–27, Budapest, 1075 Hungary.





Each presentation lasts for 15 minutes (excl. discussion time). The conference language is English.

Registration Those who wish to attend the ESSD conference, can register by sending an e-mail to essd2018@ppk.elte.hu.

Conference attendance is free of charge.

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Organisers The annual ESSD conferences always take place in close collaboration with local organisers. This year’s local organisers will be Prof. Zsolt Demetrovics, Director of Institute of Psychology, Eötvös Loránd University, Dr. Katalin Felvinczi, Vice Dean For International Affairs And Grants, and Dr. Zsuzsa Kaló, senior lecturer at the Counselling Psychology Department and Qualitative Psychology Research Group.
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