Our BEAR Speaker Series feature top behavioural scientists and practitioners who share the latest research and insights with managers and policymakers. In 2017, featured speakers include Steven Sloman (author of The Knowledge Illusion), Angela Duckworth (author of GRIT), and Anindya Ghose (author of TAP: Unlocking the Mobile Economy).
BEAR Speaker Series: Daniel H. Pink
January 19, 2018 |
Daniel H. Pink, Author of 6 Provocative Books; Member, Advisory Boards of RiseSmart, Betterment Institutional, Heleo, and Hubspot; former Chief Speechwriter to Vice President Al Gore on “When: The Scientific Secrets of Perfect Timing” (Riverhead, Jan. 9, 2018).
BEAR Speaker Series: Adam Grant
January 31, 2018 |
Adam Grant, Saul P. Steinberg Professor of Management and Professor of Psychology, Wharton School of Business, U of Pennsylvania; Fellow, Martin Prosperity Institute at Rotman School of Management; Author of 3 New York Times bestselling books on "Option B: Facing Adversity, Building Resilience, and Finding Joy" (with Sheryl Sandberg, Knopf, 2017)
BEAR Speaker Series: Cass Sunstein
February 26, 2018 |
Cass Sunstein, Walmsley University Professor, Harvard University and Founder and Director - Program on Behavioral Economics and Public Policy, Harvard Law School; former Administrator, White House Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs; Author or Co-Author of several influential books including Nudge: Improving Decisions About Health, Wealth, and Happiness (with Richard Thaler, Yale U Press, 2008) on "#Republic: Divided Democracy in the Age of Social Media" (Princeton U Press, 2017).