We are delighted to announce that Professor Roni Reiter-Palmon will join us as Keynote Speaker! Prof. Reiter-Palmon is an internationally recognised expert in creativity, and we are honoured that she will attend UKCRC20.

Dr Roni Reiter-Palmon is the Varner Professor of Industrial/Organizational (I/O) Psychology and the Director of the I/O Psychology Graduate Program at the University of Nebraska at Omaha. Roni 1Her research focuses on creativity and innovation in the workplace, cognitive processes and individual difference variables that influence creative performance of individuals and teams, development of creativity and leadership skills, and methodology.

She has over 80 publications in leading journals such Journal of Applied Psychology, Creativity Research Journal, The Psychology of Aesthetics, Creativity and the Arts, Journal of Creative Behavior, Journal of Occupational and Organizational Psychology, and Leadership Quarterly. She is an associate editor for the European Journal of Work and Organizational Psychology and for Frontiers: Organizational Psychology.

Dr Reiter-Palmon is an editor or co-editor of 4 books on creativity, and editor of a book series: Palgrave Studies in Creativity and Innovation in Organizations. She has obtained over $8 million of funding from granting agencies, public and non-profit organizations, and businesses. She has been elected as a fellow of APA Division 10 (Creativity) and division 14 (I-O) in recognition of her contribution to the field of organizational and team creativity. She has received the University of Nebraska system award for research in 2017.

Follow Roni on twitter: @RRPcreativity