Seminar. Healing the Addictive Mind, Bodrum, Turkey, 21-26 July 2019.


Lecture. Beyond Appearance. Wellfinity charity event, London, 19 July 2019.


Lecture. Hooked on the mirror, The Emergence of Exercise Addiction, Body Dysmorphic Disorder, and other Image-related psychopathological correlates in Fitness SettingsBehavioral addiction: globally growing issues – need for innovation in prevention and research”, 6thInternational Conference on Behavioural Addiction, Yokohama, Japan, 17-19 June.


Keynote address.Learning from lived experiences, VI International Conference on Novel Psychoactive Substances, Maastricht, the Netherlands, 8-9 April 2019.


Invited lecture.The use of Performance Enhancing Drugs in workplace: a benefit or a risk? European Workplace Drug Testing Society, London, 8th-10thMay 2019.


Invited Lecture.Developing innovative educational training for the Problematic Use of the Internet (PUI), International Training School on PUI, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, 14-16 January 2019.


Invited Lecture.‘Do Doctors Self-medicate?’ The International Practitioner Health Summit 2018: The Wounded Healer, London, October 4 2018.


Invited Lecture.(2018) The benefit of e-learning, Hook in Wifi, Conference and Workshop, Barcelona, Spain, 10-11 October 2018.


Invited Lecture.‘The Darkside of Appearance. The diffusion of exercise addiction in fitness club’. V International Conference on Behavioural Addictions, Cologne, Germany, 23rdApril 2018.


Invited Lecture.‘Developing training and mentorship programmes in behavioural addiction. Internet and Me, European Cooperation in Science & Technology (COST), European Commission, Cologne, Germany, 22ndApril 2018.


Invited Lecture.Marrinan, S. Negri, A. Coloccini, S. Corazza, O. ‘Tackling the use of Novel Psychoactive Substances (NPS) in prisons through education engagement’. Abstract/Presentation at the Prisoners’ Education Trust Academic Symposium 2018. Westminster University. London, 20thApril 2018.


Lecture.Can exercise be addictive? Online Masterclass on New Insights on Behavioural Addiction, 29 March 2018.


Keynote address by the United Nations. Towards a doping society? International Conference on Novel Psychoactive Substances, United Nations, Vienna, Austria, 23-24 October 2017.


Invited lecture. Kratom as a “legal high”: dilemma and challenges. International Symposium on Ketum, Penang, Malaysia, 5-7 April 2017.




Invited lecture. The Economics of NPS markets, Commission on Narcotics Drugs (CND), United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime, Vienna, Austria, 16 March.


Keynote address. Novel Psychoactive Substances: diffusione del fenomeno, aspetti sociali, clinici, psicopatologici e nuove strategie terapeutiche, NPS Symposium, Centro per I Servizi Sanitari, Trento, Italy 3rdMarch 2017.


Invited lecture. La dark side dell’apparire. La diffusione delle performance and image enhancing drugs nei fitness club d’Europa. XXI National Congress of the Italian Society of Psychopathology (SOPSI), Rome, 24 Febraury 2017.


Invited lecture. Le droghe su Internet, come esplorare il fenomeno, svlipullare nuove metodologue di ricerca e promuovere la prevenzione, Sapienza Univeristy of Rome, Seminar Department of Pharmacology, Rome, 21st, February, 2017.



Invited lecture by the European Commission. Apps in all policies? The cross-sector potential of mobile applications. European Health Forum Gastein, 27 September 2016 (Invitation by the European Commission).


Invited lecture by the United Nations.New Psychoactive Substances Expert meeting, United Nations on Drugs and Crime, Vienna, 20-21 September 2016.


Invited lecture.The diffusion of NPS in prison,Royal College of Psychiatrists, London, 28thNovember 2016.


Invited lecture. Controlling aggression and NPS related harm in Prisons, Department of Justice, Home Office, 15 Nov 2016.


Invited Lecture.Pharma-terrorism: the use of Captagon during civil conflict and terrorist attacks, IV International Conference on Novel Psychoactive Substances, IV International Congress on Novel Psychoactive Substances, Budapest, 30-31 May 2016.


Invited lecture.The new Psychoactive Substances Act in the UK from a broader EU perspective: harmonising policy and practice, IV International Congress on Novel Psychoactive Substances, Budapest, 30-31 May 2016.


Invited Lecture.The use of substances to reach fitness goals in UK, IV International Conference on Novel Psychoactive Substances, IV International Congress on Novel Psychoactive Substances, Budapest, 30-31 May 2016.


Invited lecture.Creativity and Self-Discovery in Neuroscience: a body-mind connection. Clinica delle Malattie Nervose e Mentali, Sapienza University of Rome, 20 May 2016, Italy.


Chair/Invited lecture.Legalizzare la Cannabis? 20 Congresso Internazionale della Societa’ Italiana di Psicopatologia, 23-26 Febbraio, 2016, Milano, Italy.


Chair Tackling Drug Abuse: Addressing the Prevalence of Legal Highs, Conference, London, 20 Jan 2016.


Invited lecture.Facing the rapid diffusion of Performance and Image Enhancing Drugs, “Drugs and the Internet” Webinar, 13 October 2015.


Invited lecture.  Latest trends in substance misuse. Herts RITE, Hatfield, 4thJune 2015.


Invited lecture.Exploring the diffusion of performance and image enhancing drugs on the internet. Physical Health/Mental Health: What’s the Connection? Research Showcase, Hatfield, Tuesday 2ndJune 2015.


Invited lecture.More than an attitude: Orthorexia Nervosa, a new behavioural addiction? 2nd International Conference on Behavioral Addictions, Budapest, Hungary, March 2015.


Invited lecture. What is the future of doping in society? University of Lausanne, Switzerland, 16 December 2014.


Invited lecture.Exploring the diffusion of Performance Enhancers in Sport and Society. UK Anti-doping Agency, London 11 Dec 2014.


Keynote address.Innovative solutions to monitor and prevent the diffusion of novel psychoactive substances, Science and Investigation Symposium, Istanbul, 28-29 October (Invitation by the World Anti-Doping Agency).


Invited lecture. Can drugs really enhance our performances? The diffusion of Performance and Image Enhancing Drugs on the Internet. Online Masterclass: Highs and Whys: New Insights on the rapid diffusion of enhancers, party drugs and other addiction trends in society. 14thOct 2015.


Invited lecture by Italian Government. Recreational Drugs European Network: an ICT prevention service addressing the use of novel compounds in vulnerable individual. Health Inequalities and vulnerability: capacity building and interventions among the EU Member States, Ministry of Health, Rome, 20-21 October, 2014.


Corazza, O., Piazzon G. (2014) Novel Psychoactive Substances: the latest trends. Substance Misuse Academic Programme, Herts RITE Smap, October 2010 (invited lecture).


Keynote address. Drugs on the Internet: a phenomenon out-of-control? 3 International Conference on Novel Psychoactive Substances (NPS), Rome, Italy, 15-16 May, 2014.


Inivted Lecture. Corazza, O., Piazzon, G.(2014)How health professionals can we face the challenge of Novel Psychoactive Substance?  Substance Misuse Academic Programme, Herts RITE Smap, 21thMay (invited lecture).



Invited lecture by the Canadian government.  Psychonaut, ReDNet, SMAIL and other innovative forms of knowledge exchange. Identifying opportunities for collaboration and knowledge exchange, Canadian Centre on Substance Misuse, Ottawa, Canada, 18 – 20thMarch 2014.


Chair3 International Conference on Novel Psychoactive substances, Rome 15-16 May, Rome, Italy.