The 1st International Symposium on Positive Psychology (ISPP) will be organized under the patronage of HRH Princess Loulwa Al-Faisal and held at Effat University, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.
About the Venue
Effat University has a historical background as the first female educational entity in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, and today it is one of the leading universities in the region. It was founded in 1999 in Jeddah and named after Her Royal Highness Queen Effat, wife of King Faisal. The University aims to bring academic excellence to local women and become a community resource for future generations in their quest for progress and self-development. The city of Jeddah is located on the coast of the Red Sea and is the major urban center of western Saudi Arabia. It is the largest city in the Makkah Province, the largest sea port on the Red Sea, and the second largest city in Saudi Arabia after the capital city, Riyadh. With a population currently at 3.2 million, Jeddah is an important commercial hub in Saudi Arabia. Jeddah is the principal gateway to Mecca. It is also a gateway to Medina, the second holiest place in Islam. Find out more abour Effat University.