Speakers

Keynote speakers

Irini Moustaki

Professor of Social Statistics
London School of Economics and Political Science

Alina Von Davier

ACTNext By ACT

André De Champlain

Director of the Psychometrics and Assessment Services department
Medical Council of Canada (MCC)

Bruno D. Zumbo

Professor & Distinguished University Scholar; Paragon UBC Professor
University of British Columbia

Sara Ruto

Head of the secretariat
People’s Action for Learning (PAL)

David Magis

Research Associate of the Fonds de la Recherche Scientifique
University of Liège

John Hattie

Laureate Professor and Director of the Melbourne Education Research Institute
University of Melbourne

Leslie Rutkowski

Associate Professor
Indiana University Bloomington

Gideon P. de Bruin

Professor of Industrial Psychology
University of Johannesburg; Stellenbosch University

Maryam Wagner

Assistant Professor in the Department of Medicine
McGill University

All speakers

Ada Woo

Senior Director, Strategy Implementation and Operations, ACTNext by ACT
ACT

Adam Tapal

Masaryk University

Aletta Odendaal

Council Member
Stellenbosch University

Alex Casillas

ACT, Inc.

Alexandre Serpa

Hogrefe Publishing Group

Alina Lutsyk

University Of Alberta

Alina Von Davier

ACTNext By ACT

Alvaro J. Arce-Ferrer

Pearson, Psychometric and Research Services

Alvin Vista

The Brookings Institution, Washington, DC, USA

Amanda Brijmohan

University of Toronto/OISE

Ana Lucia Tavares Monteiro

School of Linguistics and Language Studies, Carleton University

André De Champlain

Director of the Psychometrics and Assessment Services department
Medical Council of Canada (MCC)

André-Sébastien Aubin

Université du Québec à Montréal

Angel Arias

University of Ottawa

Angela Marsburg

Student Scholarship Awardee
Stellenbosch University

Angus McDonald

Sponsor - Gold
British Psychological Society

Anh Nguyen

PhD Candidate
Monash University

Anna Brown

Council Member
University of Kent

Avi Allalouf

Workshop Facilitator (am)
NITE

Blair Lehman

Educational Testing Service

Bruno D. Zumbo

Professor & Distinguished University Scholar; Paragon UBC Professor
University of British Columbia

Carina Fiedeldey-Van Dijk

President
ePsy Consultancy

Carina McCormick

Sponsor - Diamond
Buros Center for Testing

Carl F. Falk

McGill University

Carlo P. Magno, Ph.D.

Mapua University (Philippines)

Carme Viladrich

Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona

Carol A. Chapelle

Iowa State University

Carolin Hahnel

German Institute for International Educational Research (DIPF), Germany; Center for International Student Assessment (ZIB)

Carolina Campos

Posdoctorate
Universidade Sao Francisco

Cathy Wendler

Educational Testing Service

Chantale Jeanrie

Laval University, Quebec City, Canada

Charles DePascale

Center for Assessment (NCIEA)

Christine Doe

Mount Saint Vincent University

Christopher Kurz, Ph.D.

Rochester Institute of Technology, National Technical Institute for the Deaf (USA)

Christopher R. Agard

Educational Testing Service

Chuchu Li

The University of Edinburgh

Citlalli Sanchez-Alvarez

Area Director. Educational Evaluation Project Development (National Institute for Educational Evaluation INEE-Mexico)
Instituto Nacional para la Evaluacion de la Educacion (INEE Mexico)

Claire Reynolds

Carleton University

Cobi Hayes

Research Psychologist
JvR Psychometrics

Cynthia Gagnon

Université du Québec en Outaouais

Dan Thanh

Consultant in measurement and assessment
Ministry of education of Quebec

Daniel Danner

University of Applied Labour Studies, Mannheim

David Magis

Research Associate of the Fonds de la Recherche Scientifique
University of Liège

Diana Sanchez

Assistant Professor
San Francisco State University

Dominique Casanova

CCI Paris Ile-de-France

Dongyue Louis LIU

Gakken Research Institute for Learning and Education

Dragos Iliescu

Faculty of Psychology and Education Sciences
University of Bucharest

Dylan Molenaar

University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Elaine Pavini Cintra

Instituto Federal de Educação, Ciência e Tecnologia de São Paulo

Elisabeth Roels

Ghent University

Ellen Forte

EdCount

Emily Lai

Pearson

Enrique Merino-Tejedor

University of Valladolid

Eren Suna

Centre for Assessment, Selection and Placement

Eric Dionne

IRM-Recherche, Université d’Ottawa

Eric Frenette

Université Laval

Euclides José De Mendonça Filho

Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul

Eunike Wetzel

University of Konstanz, Germany

Fanny M. Cheung

Fellow
The CHinese University of Hong Kong

Felipe Valentini

Salgado de Oliveira University, Graduate School of Psychology

Fen Ren

Student Scholarship Awardee
University of Jinan

Floyd Batongbakal

University of Asia and the Pacific

Frederic Robin

Educational Testing Service

Gage Kingsbury

Psychometric Consulting

Gary L. Canivez

Workshop Facilitator (full day)
Eastern Illinois University

Gavin Brown

affiliated professor
Universitet Umeå

Giada Spaccapanico Proietti

University of Bologna

Gideon P. de Bruin

Professor of Industrial Psychology
University of Johannesburg; Stellenbosch University

Gill Sitarenios

Multi Health Systems

Gonggu Yan

Beijing Normal University

Guillaume Loignon

Organizers
Université de Montréal

H. Cigdem Yavuz

Ankara University

H. Jane Rogers

University of Connecticut

Hariharan Swaminathan

University of Connecticut

Hok Kan Ling

Department of Statistics, Columbia University

Hudson Golino

University of Virginia

HueyMin Wu

National Academy for Educational Research

HyeSun Lee

California State University Channel Islands

Ian MacRae

Director: High Potential Psychology

Irini Moustaki

Professor of Social Statistics
London School of Economics and Political Science

Iris Bourgault Bouthillier

Université de Montréal

Irvin Katz

Educational Testing Service

Jacques Gregoire

Université de Louvain (Belgium)

Jaehwa Choi

George Washington University

James Parker

Trent University

Jan Dörendahl

University of Luxembourg

Janet M Clinton

Melbourne Graduate School of Education

Jayson Darby

Psychology Manager: Thomas International Ltd., UK

Jean-Luc GILLES

University of Teacher Education of State of Vaud (HEP Vaud), Switzerland

Jean-Sebastien Renaud

Universite Laval

Jiangang Hao

Educational Testing Service

Joan Herman

UCLA/CRESST

Joanna Stanczak

Pracownia Testow Psychologicznych PTP

Joao Paulo Lessa

Universidade Sao Francisco

Jodi Casabianca

Educational Testing Service

John Hackston

Head of Thought Leadership
OPP Ltd

John Hattie

Laureate Professor and Director of the Melbourne Education Research Institute
University of Melbourne

John J Barnard

EPEC Pty Ltd (University of Sydney)

John Weiner

Sponsor - Silver
PSI Services

Jonathan Hernandez

Director of Evaluation & Institutional Effectiveness
University of Puerto Rico School of Pharmacy

Jonathan Wedman

Department of Applied Educational Science, Umeå University

Jorge González

Pontificia Universidad Católica De Chile

Jorien Vugteveen

University of Groningen

Jose Palma

University of Minnesota

Jose-Luis Padilla

University of Granada

Joseph C. Kush

Duquesne University

Joshua Chiroma Gandi

University of Jos

Joshua J. Prasad

Graduate Student and Teaching Assistant
Michigan State University

Justin August

Department of PsychologyNelson Mandela University

Kadriye Ercikan Alper

University of British Columbia

Karthik K V

Founding Team
Loop Reality

Katharina Lochner

University of Applied Sciences Europe

Kimberly O'Malley

RTI International

Kondwani Kajera Mughogho

Centre for Educational Measurement at the University of Oslo (CEMO)

Krista Ritchie

Mount Saint Vincent University

Kurt Geisinger

Director
Buros Center for Testing, University of Nebraska

Lara Montefiori

Arctic Shores; University College London (UCL)

Leanne Ketterlin Geller

Southern Methodist University

Leilei Zhang

GESE Research Team, China

Lena Engelhardt

German Institute for International Educational Research (DIPF), Frankfurt am Main, Germany

Leslie Rutkowski

Associate Professor
Indiana University Bloomington

Liam Close

Arctic Shores

Lieke Voncken

University of Groningen

Lin Gu

Educational Testing Service

Linda A. Reddy

Rutgers University

Liping Ma

Peking University

Lisa Keller

UMASS Amherst

Liying Cheng

Professor and Director of Asessment and Evaluation Group
Queen's University

Luc Le

missing

Luis Eduardo Garrido

University of Virginia

Man-Wai Chu

University of Calgary

Manqian Liao

University of Maryland College Park

Maria Felicitas Molina Mamauag

HELP University, Malaysia

Maria Leonor Varas

Departamento de Evaluacion, Medición y Registro Educacional (DEMRE), Universidad de Chile

Marie Wiberg

Umeå university, Sweden

Marie de Beer

M&M Initiatives

Mark D Reckase

Michigan State University.

Martha Thurlow

Director, National Center on Educational Outcomes

Maryam Wagner

Assistant Professor in the Department of Medicine
McGill University

Mathieu Jackson

CEPPP, University of Montreal

Mats Englund

cut-e (an Aon company)

Matt Davidson

University Of Washington

Matthias von Davier

Educational Testing Service; National Board of Medical Examiners

Melaku Tesfa Tesema

Centre for Educational Measurement, University of Oslo

Melanie Partsch

GESIS – Leibniz Institute for the Social Sciences

Mengxiao Zhu

Educational Testing Service

Merle Ballaigues

President: Thomas International Inc., North America

Michalis Michaelides

University of Cyprus

Michel Laurier

Université d'Ottawa

Michel Rousseau

Université du Québec à Trois-Rivières

Michelle Y. Chen

Sponsor - Silver
Paragon Testing Enterprises

Miguel Inzunza

Police Research Unit, Umeå University, Sweden

MingJie Zhou

Institute of Psychology, Chinese Academy of Sciences

Monica Silva

Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile

Munevver Ilgun Dibek

Ankara University

Musab Hayatli

cApStAn LQC Inc.

Mélanie Lapalme

Université de Sherbrooke

Nancy A. Anderson

Sponsor - Diamond
Buros Center for Testing

Nancy Lacourly

CMM, Universidad de Chile

Nancy Noemi Gutiérrez Anguiano

Instituto de Investigación y Desarrollo Educativo

Nariman Darvishov

Ph.D student
Tarasa Shevchenka university

Nathalie Loye

Professor
University of Montréal

Naziema Jappie

Director: Centre for Educational Testing
University of Cape Town

Neal Schmitt

Michigan State University, USA

Neil Stringer

Principal Research Manager
AQA

Nicola Taylor

JvR Psychometrics & University of Johannesburg, South Africa

Nicolas Sander

Research Scientist
German Federal Employment Agency

Nwara Abdulhamid

PhD candidate, Carleton University

Okan Bulut

University of Alberta

Olga Mitina

Lomonosov Moscow State University, dept. of Psychology

Peter Macqueen

Council Member
Compass Consulting

Peter van Rijn

Educational Testing Service

Philipp Sonnleitner

Luxembourg Centre for Educational Testing, University of Luxembourg, Luxembourg

Rabia Mushtaq

International Islamic University Islamabad Pakistan

Ricardo Primi

Universidade São Francisco, and EduLab21, Ayrton Senna Institute, Brazil

Richard Phelps

Nonpartisan Education Group

Robert Prince

University of Cape Town

Ronald K. Hambleton

Other
University of Massachusetts Amherst

Ronny Schererr

University Of Oslo

Roseline Davido

Private Practice

Rubaiyat Jabeen

Queens University

Rui Zheng

Key Laboratory of Behavioral Science, Institute of Psychology, Chinese Academy of Sciences

Ruilin Wu

Beihang University

Ruth Childs

University of Toronto

Ryan J. McGill

The College of William & Mary

Sabrena Arosh

Employability Researcher
CXS International

Sabruna Dorceus, Ph.D. (cand.), g.c.

Substitute professor
Université de Sherbrooke

Samuel Greiff

Institute of Cognitive Science and Assessment (COSA), University of Luxembourg

Sara Ruto

Head of the secretariat
People’s Action for Learning (PAL)

Sayaka Arai

The national center for university entrance examinations

Semirhan Gökçe

Niğde Ömer Halisdemir University

Serge Lacroix

University of British Columbia

Shawn Bakker

Psychometrics Canada

Sheyla Blumen

Pontifical Catholic University of Peru

Shuang Chen

KU Leuven, Belgium; University of Chinese Academy of Social Sciences, China.

Shweta Lamba

Assessments, Mentoring and Impact Evaluation (AMIE) and Pearson School Assessments

Silas Gao

Acemangroup Consulting Co., Ltd.

Silvester, J. L.

researcher at eelloo, The Netherlands

Simona Alexandra Ispas

University of Bucharest

Solange Muglia Wechsler

Pontifical Catholic University of Campinas, Brazil

Stanley Rabinowitz

Australian Curriculum, Assessment and Reporting Authority (ACARA)

Stephan Daus

Doctoral Research Fellow
Centre for Educational Measurement (CEMO), UiO

Stephanie McKeown

University Of British Columbia

Stephen Cuppello

Psychology Data Analyst: Thomas International Ltd., UK

Stephen Stark

University of South Florida, USA

Steve Dept

founder and hands-on CEO
www.capstan.be

Stéphanie Facchin

Cégep à distance | Collège de Rosemont

Susanne Weis

Center for Methodology, Diagnostics, and Evaluation Rsearch, University of Koblenz-Landau

Sverre L Nielsen

Norwegian Psychological Association

Sébastien Béland

Organizers
Université de Montréal

Tatjana Kanonire

National Research University Higher School of Economics

Thierry Rocher

DEPP, Ministry of education, France

Thomas Pennaforte

Université De Montréal

Tim Warszta

Westcoast University of Applied Sciences

Tina Beynen

Carleton University

Todd Lubart

Université de Paris-Descartes ( Paris)

Troy Chen

ACT, Inc.

Unhee Ju

Michigan State University

Van Nguyen

australian council for educational research

Vivian Wing-Sheung Chan

Multi-Health Systems, Inc.

Wei Yan

Queen’s University

Won-Chan Lee

University of Iowa

Xiaolu Zhou

Shanghai Normal University, China

Yan (Lizzie) Yan

Queen's University

Yi-Chen Wu

University of Minnesota/NCEO

Yigal Rosen

Harvard University

Ying Cui

University of Alberta

Yiqun Gan

Peking University, China

Yongfei Wu

Queen's University

Youngjun Lee

Michigan State University

Youngsoon Kang

University of Minnesota Educational Psychology

Yuan-Ling Liaw

University of Oslo Centre for Educational Measurement

Yue Jia

Educational Testing Service

Zheng Zhang

School of Journalism and Communication, Tsinghua University