The 23rd ISRA World Meeting — Paris, France

We are excited to announce the biennial World Meeting of the International Society for Research on Aggression in Paris, France. The World Meeting will be held at the Université Paris Descartes from Tuesday, July 10 to Saturday, July 14, 2018.

Please visit the World Meeting website for all the information that you will need to plan for the meeting.

Program Book (PDF)  |  Abstract Book (PDF)


Scientific Program

The scientific program of the 2018 World Meeting represents multidisciplinary research on aggressive behavior and will include 4 days of presentations from Tuesday, July 10 through Friday, July 13. It will also include:

  • A preconference workshop for ISRA’s Young Investigators Program on Monday, July 9
  • ISRA Presidential Address by Mike Potegal
  • Plenary lectures by internationally recognized aggression scholars
  • Scott Award lecture by Dr. David Farrington
  • Organized symposia and oral paper presentations 
  • Poster sessions

Social Program

The social program includes a welcome coffee reception on Tuesday, a poster session reception, a closing award banquet on Friday evening, and a day off for tourism on Saturday (‘Bastille Day’). 


Important Dates

February 1, 2018: Deadline for submission of symposia proposals
March 1, 2018: Deadline for submission of paper and poster abstracts
March 1, 2018: Deadline for applications to the Young Investigator Program
April 1, 2018: Notification of submission acceptance/rejection
June 2, 2018: Late registration begins (additional fees)
July 10-14, 2018: Conference meeting dates

Cancellation policy: 75% of refund for cancellations before June 1, 2018; no refund for cancellations after June 1, 2018.