Malaysian International Psychology Conference 2017 (MIPC 2017)


Jointly organized by the Malaysian Psychology Association (PSIMA) and Malaysian Society of Clinical Psychology (MSCP), the Malaysian International Psychology Conference (MIPC) will be held on 13-14 May 2017, at HELP University’s Subang 2 campus.

This year’s conference theme is ‘The Psychology of Peace’, and will feature keynote addresses and presentations revolving around diversity, harmony, unity and ethnic relations. Two other main tracks will be the Mental Health track and the Work Psychology track. We welcome submissions across the broad spectrum of psychology-related domains, including, but not limited to:
  • Cognitive psychology
  • Counselling and clinical psychology
  • Social psychology
  • Industrial-organizational psychology
  • Developmental psychology
  • Health psychology
  • Neuropsychology

Deadline for Abstract Submission
31st March 2017

Deadline for Registration and Payment
21st April 2017
Extended to 5th May 2017

MIPC 2017 Conference Date
13th - 14th May 2017

There will be two formats for presentations: oral presentations and poster presentations.

Oral presentations: Individual or co-authored paper. The duration of an oral presentation is 15 minutes, including discussion time.

Poster presentations
: Individual or co-authored poster. The size of a poster should be approximately and no more than 85cm (height) x 60cm (width)

Word limit for presentation titles: 18 words (in English).
Word limit for abstracts: 150 words (in English). 
We encourage empirical papers in all presentations but we also welcome proposals or non-data-driven/non-research papers. If English is not the authors' first language, we recommend that the abstract is checked by somebody who is fluent in English prior to submission. Abstracts cannot be modified once they have been submitted.

Please submit your abstracts to
This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it with the subject “MIPC 2017 abstract submission”, and take note to include the following:
  • Names of all authors and each author’s university/organisation.
  • Please also state which authors will be presenting at the conference.

The event will be held at HELP University's Subang 2 Campus. Please refer to the information below for the address and directions:

HELP University - Subang 2 Campus
Persiaran Cakerawala
Subang Bestari, Seksyen U4
40150 Shah Alam,

Please click for directions on [Waze] or [Google Maps]

Deadline for Registration and Payment:
21st April 2017
Extended to 5th May 2017

Conference Fees:

Please note the information below about the 4 categories of delegates and the corresponding conference fees, depending on whether the delegate is a student, or if the delegate is a registered member of PSIMA (Malaysian Psychology Association) or MSCP (Malaysian Society of Clinical Psychologists):

Payment Categories

PSIMA / MSCP Member*

Non PSIMA / MSCP Member

Academic Staff / Working Professional






*This fee covers both days of the conference, regardless of the number of days the delegate attends the conference. This fee covers registration for the conference but does not include meals. Several food trucks and stalls will be available at the conference venue for purchase of food and drinks.
**Delegates who are members of either PSIMA or MSCP receive discounted rates for conference fees.

Delegates who are not current PSIMA members can sign up for a one-year PSIMA membership and be eligible for the discounted conference fees. Please download the attached guidelines for registration and payment for further information.

[MIPC 2017 Guidelines for Registration and Payment]

Please click on the link below to download.

[Click here to download]

The zipped file above contains the following files:

1. Main Schedule

  • This schedule provides an overview of all MIPC 2017 sessions. Full titles and names of speakers can be found in Files 2-7 below

2. Plenary Sessions

3. Symposia

4. Forums

5. Workshops

6. Research Presentations 

  • This is sorted according to code (R1-R14), as indicated in the Main Schedule

7. Poster Presentations 

  • This is sorted according to session, as indicated in the Main Schedule
This information will also be available in the program handbook that will be given to all delegates during the conference. 

Information for Delegates

Please download the following PDF file for more information about the conference, directions, parking, and guidelines for oral and poster presenters. 

[Click here to download]

Delegates who are looking for accommodation options near the Conference Venue can refer to the attachment below for a guide on the different accommodation options available. 

Please do not hesitate to contact us at  This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it if you have further enquiries.

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