Psy-Vyshka: The Conference of Young Scientists

The conference «Actual Problems of Psychological Science» of young scientists will be held 20-22 May for the second time on the basis of the Department of Psychology of the Higher School of Economics.

Psy-Vyshka: The Conference of Young Scientists

The conference is organized by the faculty and the scientific student society of the Department of Psychology. Participants of the conference are the students, postgraduates and young scientists (up to 30 years old). The working languages of the conference are Russian and English.

The areas of work of the conference are the following:

  • Cognitive Psychology
  • Neuroscience and psychophysiology
  • Social Psychology
  • Cross-cultural psychology
  • Organizational Psychology
  • Psychology of development and education
  • Family psychology and family counseling
  • Young Psychologist Section (special section for high school students)

Human psychology is important in all areas of life: family, friendly and business relationships, decision-making, overcoming challenges of a wide range, solving problems and achieving goals. Knowledge of psychology plays a key role in solving psychological problems of a person (fears, phobias, stress, depression, etc.), in changing character, self-development and personal growth. Psychology is also extremely important in politics, business, and all other areas of human activity. It depends on psychology whether a person will achieve results, whether he will be able to realize his goals and dreams, and how effective and successful he will be in the desired directions.

The conference will include lectures by leading experts in the field of psychology, as well as master classes and round tables devoted to the most pressing issues of psychology. The Program Committee is consisting of a big number of professionals but the heads are Falikman Maria Vaicheslavovna who is the doctor of Psychological Sciences, the head of the Department of Psychology of the Higher School of Economics, a chairman and also Gorbunova Elena Sergeevna who is a candidate of Psychological Sciences, the head of the Department laboratory of Cognitive Psychology of the User of Digital Interfaces of the Higher School of Economics-Deputy, a chairman.

The address of the conference: Moscow, Armyansky pereulok 4, building 2.

The address of the conference: Moscow, Armyansky pereulok 4, building 2. This year's conference will be held in a hybrid format. That means if you don't have the opportunity to come, you will still be able to see it online. In the VK group of the conference ( is available the conference program. In it, you can get acquainted with the time of the report of each section, learn about where and when open lectures will be held, and, of course, understand when lunch is planned. The participation in the conference is free of charge.

The knowledge of psychology allows you to build relationships harmoniously and fairly, taking into account the interests of all parties, based on an understanding of your psychology, your interests, feelings and emotions, and taking into account the interests, feelings and emotions of another person. The knowledge of psychology will allow you to effectively solve most conflict situations, and most importantly, will prevent their occurrence. Psychology will teach you to build a constructive relationship with any person, regardless of their gender, age, religion, political views, and will teach you to extract the maximum benefit from the relationship for both parties.

​The knowledge of psychology also allows you to effectively solve your own psychological problems: getting rid of fears and phobias, getting rid of stress and obsessive states, bad habits, and many others. It is these problems that torment so many people throughout their lives, and they do not know how to get rid of them. In addition, many people are not even aware of the existence of these problems because often these problems are unconscious, occurring in the background. The person does not realize them and does not understand that they negatively affect his life and that they can and should be solved. So it’s better to be “in touch” with psychology!

Diana Tsarkova