June 26, Tuesday
9:00–9:10 A warm welcome
9:10–9:40 Plenary:
Positive Education: Looking Back and Looking Forward
Peggy Kern
9:40–9:50 ”Let’s get started”
Activity: energy, zest, teamwork
Mette Marie Ledertoug & Nanna Paarup
9:50–10:00 Break and transition
10:00–11:30 Parallel symposia

1a) The Battle Against Boredom
Leaders: Mette Marie Ledertoug & Nanna Paarup

1b) The Science and Art of Mindfulness in Education: Initiatives, Outcomes and Challenge
Leaders: Bryndís Jóna Jónsdóttir, Aviva Berkovich-Ohana, Nimrod Sheinman

1c) Character strengths in the context of positive schooling: Focusing on students and teachers
Leaders: Marco Weber & Claudia Harzer

1d) Meaningfulness and Engagements in Schools
Leader: Pninit Russo-Netzer
11:30–11:40 Break and transition
11:40–12:00 Integration:
Take away and key learning points – Peggy Kern / Nanna Paarup
12:00–13:00 Visions for Positive Education
Working lunch in groups:
Creating a worldwide Positive Education Community.
13:00–13:30 Integration
Summarizing the groups’ work
Connecting with IPEN – Peggy Kern
(depending on number of groups)
13:30–13:45 Break and transition
13:45–15:15 Parallel symposia

2a) Facilitating Resilience among Children Through Their Immediate Environment - Leader: Tammie Ronen

2b) Disadvantaged and Disconnected: How Can Positive Education Reach and Be Relevant for the Teachers, Schools, and Students Who Need it Most?
Leaders: Sue Roffey & Denise Quinlan

2c) Engaging "everyone": Engagement in different student populations
Lotta Uusitalo-Malmivaara & Kaisa Vuorinen.

2d) Relationships as Professional Skills – Leader: Anne Linder
15:15–15:30 Break and transition
15:30–17:00 Parallel sessions

3a) Facilitating Resilience in Children and Adolescents - Leader: Tammie Ronen

3b) Meaningfulness - Pninit Russo-Netzer

3c) Playing positive psychology: Using tangible tools and facilitation methods in positive education - Leader: Ilona Boniwell
17:00–17:15 Break and transition
17:15–17:45 Integation:
Take away and key learning points – Peggy Kern & Nanna Paarup
Connecting with IPEN / AI Summit – Peggy Kern
17:45–18:15 Break
18:15–19:00 Meet & fun
Getting together & networking
”PERMA Speed-dating”
Mette Marie Ledertoug & Nanna Paarup
19:00–21:00 Dinner
June 27, Wednesday
9:00–9:15 Welcome– Peggy Kern
Activity – Mette Marie Ledertoug & Nanna Paarup
9:20–9:40 Plenary session: Relationships – the heart of positive education - Shiri Lavy
9:45–10:15 Plenary session
Charlie Scudamore
10:15–10:30 Break and transition
10:30–12:00 Positive education fair
Laure Reynaud, Lucy Airs, Vanessa Clamy-Sebag & Louise Tidmand
12:00–12:10 Break and transition
12:10–12:40 Integration:
Conversation hours, engaging panel
Participants: Hans Henrik Knoop, Ilona Boniwell, Peggy Kern
Moderator: Shiri Lavy
12:40–13:00 Closing
Key Learning Points from the pre-conference
The Organizing Team :)