Like a guiding light, the Boost and Exchange Academic Conference (BEACON) supports early career researchers at the Faculty of Psychology in finding new opportunities for scientific exchange, shared learning, and professional development.


Join us on September 16 for BEACON 2022 dedicated to the topic Communicate Your Science!

The 2nd BEACON Conference of the Faculty of Psychology will offer:

  • Bite-sized, skill oriented workshops for doctoral and postdoctoral researchers
  • A two-part poster session to display and discuss current research
  • Group-based Think Tanks made up of doctoral and postdoctoral researchers
  • A keynote presentation by a leading expert on the topic of communicating psychological science research



Registration open now!

To register for the second edition of BEACON, click here, or scan the QR code. If you indicate during the registration that you would like to present a poster of your work at the conference, we will contact you so you can upload a title and abstract of your work. 

Upload your abstract details here!

To upload your abstract for the poster session, use this link. The deadline for abstract submissions is August 15. We look forward to learning more about your work and exchanging ideas!

Supported by:
Faculty of Psychology, University of Basel
Center for Cognitive and Decision Sciences, University of Basel
Klinische Psychologie und Psychotherapie, University of Basel
Klinische Psychologie und tiergestützte Interventionen, University of Basel