Psychoco: Psychometric computing

Psychoco 2013

International Workshop on Psychometric Computing

February 14-15, 2013
University of Zurich, Switzerland

Scope & call for papers

The aim of this workshop is to bring together researchers from statistics, psychology, and related disciplines working on modern techniques for the analysis of data from psychology and the social sciences. Following the fruitful previous workshops, it will provide a platform for discussions about implementation and application of software on the interface of statistical inference, computational methods, and applied psychometrics. A special emphasis is given to implementations in the R system for statistical computing. To create a diverse and inspiring program, both authors and users of psychometric software packages are encouraged to present their recent and ongoing work.

Important dates

Submission deadline: extended to January 11, 2013
Registration deadline: January 18, 2013
Workshop: February 14-15, 2013


To register for the workshop, simply send an e-mail to: info at (by January 18, 2013).
To give a presentation, please send an abstract to: info at (by January 11, 2013).
The workshop participation is free of charge.


University of Zurich
Department of Psychology
Binzmühlestrasse 14
8050 Zurich, Switzerland


Program: Carolin Stobl, Florian Wickelmaier, Achim Zeileis
Local organization: Carolin Stobl
Contact: info at