Psychoco: Psychometric computing

Psychoco 2014

International Workshop on Psychometric Computing

February 13-14, 2014
Universität Tübingen, Germany

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: December 20, 2013
Registration deadline: January 17, 2014
Tutorial: February 12-13, 2014
Workshop: February 13-14, 2014


Before the workshop, there will be a tutorial on Writing R packages given by Fabian Scheipl. The tutorial is supported by the Center for Educational Science and Psychology (CESP).

Registration & submission

To participate in the workshop, simply send an e-mail to: info at (by January 17, 2014).
Please also indicate if you want to participate in the tutorial.
If you want to give a presentation, please send an abstract to: info at (by December 20, 2013).
Workshop participation is free of charge.


Universität Tübingen
Department of Psychology
Schleichstr. 4
72076 Tübingen, Germany


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