March 20, 2017: Keynote speaker for opening of Emirates Center for Happiness Research, United Arab Emirates University, Al-Ain, United Arab Emirates.
May 22-25, 2017: Distinguished Visiting Professor, Jubilee Centre for Character and Virtues, University of Birmingham, Birmingham, United Kingdom.
July 13-16, 2017: Organizer and presenter, symposium on “The Positive Humanities: How Might the Well-Being Effects of the Arts and Humanities Be Measured?” Fifth World Congress on Positive Psychology, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.
August 6-12, 2017: Invited Symposium Organizer and Speaker. World Humanities Conference. UNESCO. Liège, Belgium.