INTERNATIONAL PERSONNEL
ASSESSMENT COUNCIL

IPAC Updates

  • 02 Dec 2015 12:43 PM | Andrey Pankov
    Share your Nuggets of Truth in Sacramento
    The 2016 IPAC Conference has been unveiled! It will take place from July 31st - August 3rd at the Holiday Inn Sacramento-Capitol Plaza in Sacramento, CA. With the theme being Gold Rush: Nuggets of Truth in Assessment.

    The Call for Proposals (download) is now available and the submission system is open to deposit your nuggets of truth; feel free to familiarize yourself with the system if you've never submitted before.
    • Conference Dates: July 31-Aug 3, 2016
    • Conference Location: Holiday Inn Sacramento-Capitol Plaza in Sacramento, CA
    • Proposal Due Date: January 8, 2016
    We look forward to all the great submissions!


  • 25 Nov 2015 12:16 PM | Andrey Pankov
    We are excited to have a hotel and date for the 2016 Conference that we can now announce!

    In 2016 we are going to be hosted by the Holiday Inn Sacramento-Capitol Plaza in Sacramento, CA from July 31st through August 3rd, 2016

    Of course this means that we are ready to kick off our season of Conference Announcements:
    • The Theme - Gold Rush: Nuggets of Truth in Assessment
    • Conference Site is live
    • Call for Proposals information now available
    • Proposals must be submitted by January 8th, 2016
    I am excited to continue sharing more information about the 2016 conference as it becomes available.


    Andrey Pankov

    Conference Chair

  • 27 Oct 2015 11:52 AM | Andrey Pankov

    The October issue of the ACN is now available to members! In this issue:

    • From the President: Liz reviewed the conference, praises the work done by GLEAN, and previews IPACs new marketing strategy.
    • Legal Watch: Brian and Ryan talk about balancing diversity, close out Abercrombie, and a challenge to affirmative action?
    • Matisha Montgomery dissects what went right and why at July's Conference.
    • Mengyang Cao talks about Choosing the Correct Item Response Model Alleviates the Faking Problem in Personality Assessment
    • Plus more....


  • 27 Oct 2015 11:47 AM | Andrey Pankov

    Weren't able to make it out to Atlanta this year or want to check out presentations you were't able to see? 

    Great News! Now all the conference presentations are available online only for IPAC members!

  • 14 Jul 2015 3:06 PM | Andrey Pankov
    The July ACN is now available. Preview everything the 2015 conference has available. Find it on the Members Only page.
  • 01 May 2015 10:35 AM | Andrey Pankov
    We are pleased to announce that nominations for the 2015 Innovations in Assessment Award will be accepted starting April 13, 2015 through May 15 2015. This award recognizes an individual or a work group for the development of an innovative personnel assessment tool, the use of an existing assessment tool in an innovative manner, or general innovations in assessment policies or procedures which resulted in improved effectiveness, efficiencies, or cost savings. You may nominate yourself or someone in our field who has developed an innovative tool or technique.

    The Innovations in Assessment Award will be presented at the upcoming IPAC Conference that will be held July 19-22, 2015 in beautiful Atlanta, Georgia. The winner will receive an engraved plaque to commemorate the accomplishment, the opportunity to present a paper about the innovation at the IPAC conference, and a waiver of the conference registration fee for one person. In addition, award recipient(s) will be invited to share their innovation with the IPAC membership in a future issue of the Assessment Council News publication.

    View the nomination form HERE


  • 26 Feb 2015 8:48 AM | Andrey Pankov

    We've got 7 exciting pre-conference workshops to tide you over until the 2015 IPAC Conference really gets going. This yeah we offer something for everyone, from a Legal Update, to a walkthrough of situational judgement tests (SJTs), and Making Telework "Work".

  • 26 Feb 2015 8:45 AM | Andrey Pankov

    Registration has now opened for the 2015 IPAC Conference in Atlanta, GA. HOT TOPICS AND COOL SOLUTIONS is the theme this year so join us in July!

  • 25 Feb 2015 9:00 AM | Andrey Pankov

    Innovations in Assessment Award

    The annual Innovations in Assessment Award recognizes an individual or team for the development and application of an innovative personnel assessment tool or procedure which resulted in improved effectiveness, efficiencies or cost savings. The award may be given to practitioners, academicians, or students. You can nominate someone in our field who has developed an innovative tool or technique. Individuals and work teams are invited to nominate themselves as well. The individual or team selected to receive the Innovations in Assessment Award will receive a plaque, an invitation to present at the IPAC annual conference, a waiver of the conference registration fee for one individual, and recognition in the widely read ACN newsletter. Detailed information and a nomination form for the 2015 IPAC Innovations in Assessment Award is available now. Submissions will be accepted from April 13, 2015 through 5:00 PM MST May 15, 2015. Submissions and questions may be sent to Meredith Ramsey, M.S.


  • 28 Jan 2015 3:38 PM | Andrey Pankov
    The January issue of the Assessment Council News is now available.

    In this issue: To start off 2015 we have a closing message from outgoing president Michael Blair and an opening message from new President Liz Reed. Elsewhere in the issue the 2014 Conference is summarized, 2015 student opportunities are discussed, and we say goodbye to Jeff Feuquay.

    All members can VIEW the newest ACN at their earliest convenience.


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