Congress Activities

Wednesday May 15

Special Interest Groups: SIG in Spanish and Portuguese, SIG in Turkish, SIG in Critical and Poststructural Psychology, SIG in Indigenous Inquiries, SIG in Critical Qualitative Inquiry, SIG in Art-Based Research.


Thursday May 16

Social Work Day (All Day)

Workshops 8:30-11:30 am and 12:30–3:30pm

3:00-5 pm Poster Sessions

3:30-5 pm: Collaborating Sites Network Reception/Poster Sessions

4-5 pm: Book Signing (Pine Lounge)

5:30–7pm: Congress Director Welcoming remarks and keynotes

7–9 pm: Opening Midwest BBQ


Friday May 17

General congress sessions 8:00-5:20pm

12:00-1:00: Town Hall Meeting on Academic Freedom

5:30-6:30: Plenary Performance


Saturday May 18

General congress sessions 8:00-5:20pm

Award ceremony 5:30-6:30

7-9pm:  Old-fashioned Midwest Cookout


Publisher’s Exhibit (Pine Lounge)

Wednesday 12-5:00

Thursday 9:00-5:00

Friday: 9:00-5:00

Saturday: 9:00-12:00


Check in at The Illini Union, located at 1401 West Green Street in Urbana, Illinois, on the campus of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.

Registration hours will be 3-5 pm Tuesday, 8 a.m. to 5 pm Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, and 8am to noon Saturday.

Please use the navigation menu for more information on the keynotes, workshops, Special Interest Groups (SIGS)