The 53rd Annual A.K. Rice International Group Relations Conference: Leadership, Authority and Otherness

  • 21 Jul 2017
  • 26 Jul 2017
  • Loyola University, New Orleans, LA

We are excited to announce this year's AKRI International Group Relations Conference in New Orleans. The international conference is a powerful experiential event that offers unique insights into group dynamics, the systems we find ourselves in and the roles we play.  CPSP members have been regular participants in this conference in recent years.

This year we focus on an important theme that impacts all of us  - Leadership, Authority and Otherness.

Eliat Aram, CEO of the Tavistock Institute in London will again direct the event and be joined by an experienced staff of 11. 

Honoring the important work of CPSP and the long relationship with the A K Rice Institute we are offering an initial institutional discount to CPSP members. Each individual applicant, who is also a member of CPSP in good standing, can deduct $1,250 from the Early Registration fee. Further discounts can be applied for additional members from the CPSP group who register at the same time. Contact Krista Argiropolis ( to indicate your interest by March 15, 2017 and type "AKRI GRC Registration" in the subject line of your email.

There are also limited scholarships that can be further applied on a case by case basis.

Please visit the conference website for details

Feel free to contact Jack Lampl, Associate Director, with any additional questions.