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:

February 1, 2016 – Online registration starts

September 15 – 16, 2016 (Opening Reception: September 14)


Early Bird registration deadline extended till May 15, 2016

Abstract submission deadline: August 25, 2016

Online registration deadline August 25, 2016