Our BEAR Speaker Series feature top behavioural scientists and practitioners who share the latest research and insights with managers and policymakers. Recent speakers include Cass Sunstein (co-author of Nudge), Dan Pink (author of When), Steven Sloman (author of The Knowledge Illusion), Angela Duckworth (author of GRIT), and Anindya Ghose (author of TAP: Unlocking the Mobile Economy).
- Watch videos of past expert speakers at Rotman, including Cass Sunstein, Dan Ariely, Daniel Kahneman, and BEAR’s Director Dilip Soman.
- Visit the 2018 Behavioural Insights in Canada Conference website to watch videos from the 2018 Behavioural Insights in Canada Conference, held on March 2018 in collaboration with the Government of Canada, Government of Ontario, Government of British Columbia, and the Behavioural Science and Policy Association.
- Watch the full recording of the Behavioural Lens on Poverty Alleviation, held on November 2016 in partnership with the Poverty Reduction Strategy Office, Government of Ontario.
- Watch the full recording of the Financial Literacy and Well-Being Forum at Rotman, held on November 2015 in partnership with the Financial Consumer Agency of Canada.
Four Short Talks on "The Art of Change"
May 29, 2019 |
The theme of the Spring 2019 issue of Rotman Management Magazine is “The Art of Change”. Wherever human behaviour is involved, there are opportunities for behavioural insights to influence outcomes. In the issue we look at some of the key areas that demand behaviour change, the opportunities it presents and some of the tools and mindsets required to achieve it. Our four speakers each have an article or interview in the issue.
Creating a Culture Where Innovation Can Flourish - 21st Annual Rotman Lifelong Learning Conference for Leaders
May 31, 2019 |
Join us for our 21st annual Rotman Lifelong Learning Conference for Leaders featuring prominent thought leaders, academics, and best-selling authors discussing topics related to the theme "Creating a Culture Where Innovation Can Flourish".
Cass R. Sunstein discusses his new book "On Freedom"
May 31, 2019 |
Cass R. Sunstein, Robert Walmsley University Professor, Harvard University Law School and New York Times Best-Selling Author discusses his new book On Freedom (Princeton University Press, Feb. 26, 2019).
Michael Sanders on "Social Butterflies: Reclaiming the Positive Power of Social Networks"
August 26, 2019 |
Michael Sanders, Executive Director, What Works Centre for Children's Social Care UK; Author; Reader in Public Policy, King’s College London; Associate Fellow - Blavatnik School of Government, University of Oxford; Affiliate - Behavioural Insights Group, Harvard University; former Chief Scientist and Research Director, Behavioural Insights Team UK (the world’s first Nudge Unit) on Social Butterflies: Reclaiming the Positive Power of Social Networks (by M. Sanders and S. Hume for Michael O’Mara Books, April 18, 2019)
Rory Sutherland on "Alchemy: The Dark Art and Curious Science of Creating Magic in Brands, Business, and Life"
October 29, 2019 |
Rory Sutherland, Vice Chairman, Ogilvy; TED Talks Superstar; Columnist, The Spectator magazine; Author on Alchemy: The Dark Art and Curious Science of Creating Magic in Brands, Business, and Life (by Rory Sutherland for William Morrow, May 7, 2019).