AIR Workplace and Training Experts to Present at the 32nd Annual Society for Industrial and Organizational Psychology (SIOP) Conference

Washington, D.C. – American Institutes for Research (AIR) experts will offer presentations on a variety of workplace and training issues at the annual conference of the Society for Industrial and Organizational Psychology (SIOP), being held April 27-29, 2017, at Walt Disney World’s Swan and Dolphin Resort in Orlando, FL.

The 2017 SIOP conference, focused around the theme, “Exploring New Frontiers,” will provide more than 4,200 attendees with opportunities to network, share ideas, forge partnerships and explore the latest research and practices in industrial-organizational (I-O) psychology.

Presentations by AIR staff include:

Thursday, April 27, 2017

10:30 – 11:50 AM EDT

  • What’s Not Taught in Grad School (Panel Discussion 11: Truth About Assessment Development)

N. Hemisphere A2
AIR Chair: Kimberly Adams

10:30 – 11:20 AM EDT

  • The Co-Bots Are Coming! Is I-O Ready? (Alternative Session Type with Presenters 22)

S. Hemisphere
AIR Presenter: Genevieve Johnson

12:00 – 1:20 PM EDT

  • New Directions in Employee Overqualification Research (Symposium/Forum 35)

N. Hemisphere A3
Overqualification and Subjective Well-Being in the Context of Basic Needs
AIR Presenters: Soner Dumani & Genevieve Johnson

3:30 – 4:50 PM EDT

  • From Grad Student to Professional - Things I Wish I Knew 2.0 (Alternative Session Type with Presenters 82)

N. Hemisphere E4
AIR Presenter: Soner Dumani

Friday, April 28, 2017

8:30 – 9:20 AM EDT

  • It’s About Time: How Constraints Influence Creative Problem Solving (Poster Session 123-17)

Atlantic BC
AIR Presenter: Genevieve Johnson

5:00 – 6:30 PM EDT

  • SIOP Practitioner Speed Mentoring Facilitation (SIOP Sponsored Event)

S. Hemisphere IV
AIR Presenter: Soner Dumani

Saturday, April 29, 2017

1:30 – 2:20 PM EDT

  • I-O Psychology in an IT World (Panel Discussion 329)

S. Hemisphere I
AIR Chair: Kelley J. Krokos

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