Psychoco: Psychometric computing

Psychoco 2022 online

International Workshop on Psychometric Computing

February 10, 2022, 16:30-19:00 CET (15:30-18:00 UTC)


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.

Psychoco 2022 will be hosted as an online event featuring two invited talks.

Registration & participation

To participate in the workshop, simply send an e-mail to: info at (by February 6, 2022).
You will receive a link to the video conference (most likely hosted in Zoom) by e-mail before the event.
Workshop participation is free of charge.


Thursday, February 10

Chair: Strobl/Wickelmaier/Zeileis
16:30 Edgar C. Merkle blavaan: Bayesian Latent Variable Models with Stan and JAGS [abstract] [slides] [video]

Chair: Strobl/Wickelmaier/Zeileis
17:15 Minjeong Jeon Mapping Item-Response Interactions: A Latent Space Approach to Item Response Data with Interaction Maps [abstract]    

18:00 Virtual "cocktail* reception" (until ca. 19:00)

(* We will prepare several virtual rooms where you can "stop by" and chat.)


Program: Carolin Strobl, Florian Wickelmaier, Achim Zeileis
Virtual hosts: Dorina Kohler, Julian Mollenhauer
Contact: info at


Psychoco 2022 participants