About us

IACEP is the International Association for Cognitive Education and Psychology. Our purpose is:


  • to advance the cognitive education of children, youth, and adults;
  • to promote, stimulate and disseminate applications of knowledge on the development, acquisition, and application of logical thought;
  • to encourage and provide opportunities for the professional growth of individual members;
  • to inform the public about the practice of cognitive education;
  • to advance the standards of education and related areas.


Most of our research is on assessing and training children’s cognitive development. Main topics are dynamic testing & assessment, training & intervention, measuring change, strategy development, cognitive and metacognitive development, potential for learning, zone of proximal development, self-regulation, intelligence, and cognitive education.

Important Dates and Deadlines

Conference Dates:

June 19 – 20, 2014 (Opening Reception: June 18)

June 18, 2014 (Junior Day)


Early Bird registration deadline March 1, 2014

Abstract submission deadline May 1, 2014

Online registration deadline May 15, 2014