registration VNOP-ISED-CAS researchdays on November 23rd and 24th now open!

Dear colleagues of VNOP, ISED and CAS,

We are happy to finally announce you that the registration for the next joint VNOP-ISED-CAS researchdays on November 23 and 24 are now open! Keynote this year will be given by Eveline Crone, professor of Neurocognitive Developmental Psychology at University of Leiden.

Deadline for abstract submission: October the 2nd, 2017
Deadline for registration: November the 6th, 2017

To register: click on this link 

Questions can be addressed to the secretaries of VNOP, ISED, and CAS through See also the website of the research days for more information and updates.

Kind Regards,

The organizing team of the 2017 Research Days

eNewsletter news

Dear colleagues,

Welcome new subscribers!
Because the mailing list for the VNOP eNewsletter and the mailing list for the ISED newsletter are now merged. (The ISED newsletter is unlikely to appear again.)
If you have a message for researchers in the Netherlands from either pedagogics or developmental psychology or related fields, please feel free to consider the VNOP eNewsletter.
Send your message to or request a permission to put messages on the blog at yourself (e.g. as a group representative): please contact the webmaster in that case.

Given this new situation we are considering to propose a new name for the eNewsletter.

Call for Submissions JPS-2018 Amsterdam: Dynamics of Development

Call for Program Submissions
Jean Piaget Society, 48th Annual Meeting

For more information on the call: click here JPS2018 Amsterdam
For more information on the JPS click here JPS
The Dynamics of Development:
Process, (Inter-)Action, & Complexity
Amsterdam, The Netherlands, May 31 – June 2, 2018
Hotel CASA* Eerste Ringdijkstaat 4, 1097 BC, Amsterdam

Save-the-date 6th Biennial VNOP conference: May 15-16, 2018

Please mark your calendar for the 6th Biennial VNOP Conference,
taking place on May 15-16, 2018 at the Hof van Wageningen

Abstract submission and registration will open in November 2017 

For questions contact the VNOP organizing committee
(Leiden University,  

save-the-date VNOP-ISED-CAS Research Days 23-24 november 2017

Dear members of VNOP, ISED and CAS,

We are happy to announce that the boards of VNOP, ISED, and CAS have decided to organize the joint Research Days this year as well. The 2017 VNOP-ISED-CAS Research days will take place on November 23 and 24  in Utrecht! Please mark these dates in your calendar!

We are currently putting together an interesting mix of workshops and dotting the i’s with the location. You can expect to receive the call for abstracts within a few weeks, registration will open in July. The abstract deadline will be on Monday October 2nd, so that we have ample time to match speakers and chairs in the symposia and for timely communication to the speakers.

We will keep you informed through e-mail on the planning and the program. Should you have any questions, please contact us at

We hope to see you all in November!

Kind regards,

The organizing team of the VNOP-ISED-CAS Research Days

Registration Activities Honorary Doctorate Prof. Dr. Terrie Moffitt on September 14th

The Faculty of Psychology and Educational Sciences of the KU Leuven – University of Leuven grants an honorary doctorate to Prof. Dr. Terrie Moffitt on September 14th 2017 at 16:00 h.

On September 15th 2017, from 9:30h till 18:00 h, there will be a scientific meeting with presentations by senior researcher. Junior researchers can also present their work as a poster.

The program for these events is available at

Registration for both events – before August 31st – is required at

You can simply google:    honorary doctorate AND Leuven AND Moffitt

Luc Goossen


2017 biennial meeting of the International Society for Research in Child and Adolescent Psychopathology (ISRCAP)

the 2017 biennial meeting of the International Society for Research in Child and Adolescent Psychopathology (ISRCAP) which will be held June 28 – July 1, 2017 at Hotel Casa Amsterdam, in Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

The theme of this upcoming meeting is “Early Childhood Psychopathology: Neural Markers, Sensitive Periods and Interventions”. However, the meeting offers a broad selection of symposia, poster sessions and keynote talks (by prof. dr. Charles Nelson, prof. dr. Lynne Murray, and prof. dr. Marinus van IJzendoorn). For more information on the schedule see here. Information about registration and fees can be found here.