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LOUPS Conference - Criminology

18th June 2016, University of Westminster.
Online booking has now closed, please contact london@oups.org.uk for availability.

The London branch of the Open University Psychological Society welcomes all to attend our Annual Day Conference on the theme of Criminology.

It is open to all students, graduates, academics and and practitioners, both within and outside of the Open University. It will appeal to all those interested in Criminology and Forensic Psychology and those working or interested in related settings and applied psychology. We have managed to bring together a fantastic panel of speakers and the event promises to be one of our most interesting to date.


The list of confirmed speakers is:

  • Dr. Victoria Canning (The Open University)
    • 'Criminology from Below: Harm and Structural Violence in the British Asylum System'
  • Professor Andrew Silke (University of East London)
    • 'Criminology and Terrorism'
  • Professor David Wilson (Birmingham City University)
    • 'Murder and serial murder in Britain'
  • Dr. Jane Wood (University of Kent)
    • 'Identifying the psychology of gang membership'


Registration will take place in the ground floor reception area from 9.30am.

The event involves a series of 4 lectures with the opportunity to ask questions.  

Talks start at 10.00am in the Cayley Theatre (ground floor).

Tea and coffee breaks along with a break for lunch allow attendees to take time to socialise at the venue or to take advantage of the many food outlets available in the vicinity of the University.

The day finishes at around 5.30pm.

To download the full programme for this event including the timetable click Criminology Conference Programme.

There are still a few places available for this event and tickets will be available on the door for £45.

For enquiries about the day or about booking please contact us on 07958 773 173 or 07772 406 838


Some of the things delegates have said about the previous LOUPS Conferences.

"This was an excellent conference, very impressive range of highly qualified speakers and a very well run event."

"Great event, covered a very interesting range of topics."


Our overview day will be held at the Marylebone campus of the University of Westminster, at 35 Marylebone Road, NW1 5LS.


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Travel and directions

The nearest underground station is Baker Street.

Click here for directions to the University of Westminster.


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