SWPBS Masterclass en Conference (09-11-2017 & 10-11-2017, Utrecht)

The Windesheim Expertise Centre for PBS (Windesheim University of Applied Sciences) and the Fontys University of Applied Sciences (Kenniscentrum Gedrag) will organise/are organising the 9th annual Dutch Conference on School-Wide Positive Behavior Support (SWPBS) on November 10th 2017 in Utrecht. The conference is organised with a special international strand.

On November 9th 2017 a PBS Europe Network Meeting, a pre-conference Research Symposium and a pre-conference Masterclass, will also take place in the same venue in Utrecht.

Theme of the conference

PBS strategies and sustainability on all three Tiers

Masterclass en keynote Brandi Simonsen

Our main speaker is Dr. Brandi Simonsen, Associate Professor at the University of Connecticut, US.

She will deliver two presentations:
Dr. Simonsen’s presentation at the masterclass on November 9th focuses on sustainability and teacher professional development. Her keynote on November 10th will focus on classroom procedures.

PBS Europe Network Meeting and Pre-Conference Research Symposium

The PBS Europe Network Meeting is for Network members only. It will be organised prior to the Pre-Conference. Membership is open for all professionals interested in implementation and research on PBS throughout Europe. If you are interested and want to join, please email dr. Sui Lin Goei (sl.goei@windesheim.nl) or dr. Lefki Kourea (kourea.lefki@ucy.ac.cy).

PBSE Network Meeting 9-11-17

10.00-12.30 PBSE Network Meet
12.30-13.00 Lunch

Pre-conference 09-11-17: European Research Perspectives on PBS Implementation

13.00-13.15Intro and welcome by dr. Sui Lin Goei (Windesheim/
VU Amsterdam) and dr. Lefki Kourea (University of Cyprus)
13.15-13.451st speakerprof. dr. Anna Maria Hintz
(University of Siegen)
13.45-14.152nd speaker dr. Lefki Kourea (University of Cyprus)
& dr. Ivana Batalero Kokic (University of Split tbc)
15.00-15.303rd Speaker Monique Nelen MsC
(Windesheim University of Applied Science, tbc)
15.30-16.004th Speaker dr. Lorene Prigent (France) & prof. dr.
Hannu Savolainen (University of Jyvaskyla, Finland, tbc)
16.15-16.45Lessons Learned and Wrap Up
17.00Start Masterclass

Programme Masterclass 9-11-17

17.00-17.30Welcome and starter
17.30-19.00Masterclass: start
19.00-19.45Main course: buffet
19.45-20.45Masterclass: continuation
20.45-21.00Wind up with dessert

Programme Conference 10-11-17

09.30-10.00Coffee and tea
10.00-10.15Welcome and opening
11.30-12.45Workshops round 1
12.45-13.30Lunch and information market
13.30-14.45Workshops round 2
14.55-16.10Workshops round 3
16.10-16.40Conclusion with drinks and snacks
Programme & workshops


Pre-Conference Research Symposium € 50
Masterclass € 100
Conference € 220 - registration before 01-09-17: € 195

Programme conference 2016. A new programme will be available in July 2017.


Cursus- en vergadercentrum Domstad
Koningsbergerstraat 9
3531 AJ Utrecht