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APA is the proud host of the annual Technology, Mind, and Society Conference

TMS is the premier interdisciplinary venue for emerging research and innovation on the dynamics of human-technology interaction.

Join scientists, industry leaders, practitioners, students, and policy-makers in exploring the critical role psychology plays in the design, use, adoption, and impact of technology and the AI that powers it.

Alondra Nelson Harold F. Linder Professor at Institute for Advanced Study; Deputy Director for Science and Society for the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy A New Roadmap for Science and Society: Mobilizing Evidence and Innovation for Equity Alison Gopnik Professor of Psychology and Affiliate Professor of Philosophy, University of California at Berkeley What AI Can Learn From 4-year-olds Rosemary Luckin
Professor of Learner Centred Design at University College London Two Reasons Why It Matters for Education That AI Is Intelligence, ‘But Not as We Know It’
Tsedal Neeley
Naylor Fitzhugh Professor of Business Administration at Harvard Business School Succeeding in Remote-Hybrid Work
Frank Pasquale Professor of Law at the Brooklyn Law School Two Waves of Algorithmic Accountability for Mental Health Apps Learn More 2021 Keynotes

The conference will feature work that spans the spectrum of topics, including:

Basic Research How humans understand and use technology, impacts of technology on human experience and behavior, human-technology interactions as mutually adaptive systems, role of technology in advancing other areas of scientific research, and related topics.

Foundations of Technology Design Development of technologies and user experiences informed by psychological, behavioral, and social science research

Applications Development, use, and impacts of specific technologies in domains such as aging, education and training, mental and physical health, recreation, and the workplace.

Broader ImplicationsEthical and policy questions concerning the opportunities and challenges arising from human-technology interactions.

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Countries Represented: 21

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United Kingdom
United States

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The premier interdisciplinary event for emerging research and innovation on the critical role psychology plays in human and technology interaction.

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