Preliminary program

Wed October 2nd

13:00 – 18:00 Registration

13:00 – 16:15 Poster presentation area open – presenters can bring their posters

16:15– 17:15 Poster Session –  you can meet the poster presenters!

17:15 – 17:45 Opening Ceremony

17:45 – 18:30 Keynote, Peter McBride, Group Chief Executive of Inspire, Northern Ireland

19:00 – 20:00 Reception at the Belfast City Hall

Thu October 3rd

8:30 – Registration

9:00-9:45 Keynote, Anssi Leikola, Carita Kilpinen and Mai Peltoniemi, Finland. The Peaceful Impact Movement: Creating Sustainable Psychiatry

9.45-10.30 Keynote, Professor Cherie Armour, Associate Dean for Research & Impact in Life and Health Sciences at Ulster University and the Director of Ulster Universities Institute of Mental Health Sciences, Northern Ireland

10:30-11:00 Coffee break and poster viewing

11:00-12:35 Oral sessions

12:35-13:45 Lunch and poster viewing

13:45-15:00 Oral sessions

15:00-15:30 Coffee break and poster viewing

15:30-17.05 Oral sessions

17:05-17:20 Poster viewing

17:20-18:00 Keynote, Shanti Das,  USA. Erasing the Stigma of Mental Health: My Journey to Healing

19:30 Banquet dinner

Fri October 4th

8:45 – Registration

9:00-9:45 Round Table Discussion

9.45-10.15 Coffee break and poster viewing

10:15-11:00 Keynote, Professor Alf Rehn, Finland / Denmark. Mental Health and the Contemporary Corporation – Remarks on Human Organizations and the Resources of the Mind

11:10-12:20 Oral sessions

12:20-13:20 Lunch and poster viewing

13:30-15:05 Oral sessions

15:05-15:30 Coffee break and poster viewing

15:30-16:00 Closing Ceremony; Best Poster Award; Social Media Photo Contest Award; Invitation to 9th European Conference on Mental Health