Psychology of Programming Interest Group


The Psychology of Programming Interest Group (PPIG) was established in 1987 in order to bring together people from diverse communities to explore common interests in the psychological aspects of programming and in the computational aspects of psychology.

Featured news

The next PPIG workshop will take place at Bournemouth University, UK on 15-17 July 2015.
Read the Call for Papers. Submissions accepted until 13 April 2015.

Upcoming events

Interaction Design and Children 2015 IDC’15 @ Tufts University, Boston, MA USA 21 June 2015
International Conference on Live Coding University of Leeds UK 13-15 Jul 2015
PPIG 2015 Bournemouth University UK 15-17 July 2015
ICER’15: International Computing Education Research Conference Nebraska USA 9-13 Aug 2015
CEM16 International Congress Medina Yasmine Hammamet Tunisia 4-7 Nov 2015

What's new

Under construction is being rebuilt from scratch in Drupal. In progress: creating a searchable database of 530+ PPIG papers (PDFs, PoP Keywords & Bibtex entries).

Thank you for your patience while the site is in transition! Please send any feedback or suggestions to the PPIG Web Master, Paola Kathuria at or use this contact form.