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CANCELLED - Behavioural Exchange Conference 2020 – BX2020

"The world’s leading behavioural science conference, bringing together global experts from government, academia and industry to explore new frontiers in this cutting-edge field"

Co-Hosted By: Behavioural Economics in Action at Rotman (BEAR) Research Centre; Rotman School of Management; and University of Toronto

Event Details

Speaker Series | Conference | Networking Event | Panel Discussion | Research Discussions

Date: July 13 - 14, 2020 | 09:00 AM - 05:30 PM
Speaker(s): Zeina Afif, Senior Social Scientist, World Bank Mind Behavior & Development Unit [eMBeD]

Mariam Chammat, Executive Advisor, Interministerial Directorate for Public Transformation (DITP), French Behavioral Insights Unit

Angela Duckworth, Professor of Psychology, University of Pennsylvania; Founder & CEO, Character Lab; Author

Varun Gauri, Senior Economist and Co-Head, Mind, Behavior, and Development Unit (eMBeD), World Bank

Marzyeh Ghassemi, Assistant Professor, University of Toronto in Computer Science and Medicine

Avi Goldfarb, Professor of Marketing, Rotman School of Management, University of Toronto

David Halpern, Chief Executive Officer, Behavioural Insights Team

Elizabeth Hardy, Senior Lead, Behavioural Insights Team, Impact and Innovation Unit

Leslie K. John, Marvin Bower Associate Professor of Business Administration, Harvard Business School

Jens Ludwig, Edwin A. and Betty L. Bergman Distinguished Service Professor, Director, Crime Lab, and Co-Director, Education Lab, University of Chicago; Co-Director, Economics of Crime Working Group, National Bureau of Economic Research

Sonia Kang, Associate Professor, Institute for Management and Innovation, University of Toronto Mississauga, Rotman School of Management

Brigitte C. Madrian, Marriott Distinguished Professor, and Dean, Brigham Young University Marriott School of Business; Research Associate, National Bureau of Economic Research

Fadi Makki, Founder, Nudge Lebanon and Consumer Citizen Lab

Matthew Mendelsohn, Deputy Secretary to the Cabinet, Privy Council Office of Canada; Head, Prime Minister`s Results & Delivery Unit

Sendhil Mullainathan, Professor, Computation and Behavioral Science, University of Chicago Booth School of Business; Co-Founder and Scientific Advisor, ideas42; Co-Author of Scarcity: Why Having Too Little Means So Much (2013)

Kelly Peters, CEO and Co-Founder, BEWorks

Dilip Soman, Professor of Marketing, Rotman School of Management, University of Toronto

Cass Sunstein, Robert Walmsley University Professor, and Founder & Director, Program on Behavioral Economics and Public Policy, Harvard University; Author

Rory Sutherland, Vice Chairman, Ogilvy

Ned Welch, Adjunct Professor and Executive in Residence, Rotman School of Management, University of Toronto

Stephen Wendel, Head of Behavioral Science, Morningstar

Jiaying Zhao, Associate Professor, Department of Psychology and the Institute for Resources, Environment and Sustainability, University of British Columbia
Topic: Behavioural Science
Venue:

Desautels Hall (Second Floor, South Building) | map
Rotman School of Management
University of Toronto
105 St George Street

Location: Toronto
Cost: THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED.
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PLEASE NOTE: THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED. For the full announcement please visithttps://www.bx2020.org/covid19-april-2

All Early Bird and Standard Student tickets are now sold out. The waitlist form for Standard Student tickets is now closed. We will contact those on the waitlist with next steps.  

Summary: On July 13 & 14, 2020, BEAR and the Rotman School of Management will host the Behavioural Exchange (BX) Conference.

Behavioural Exchange (BX) is the world’s leading behavioural science conference, bringing together global experts from government, academia and industry to explore new frontiers in this cutting-edge field.

BX2020 will be hosted by BEAR (Behavioural Economics in Action at the Rotman School, University of Toronto). BEAR is also the home of a large international partnership of academics and practitioners that aims to understand what it means to be a Behaviourally Informed Organization.

Day 1: Monday, July 13, 2020
8:00-8:59am check-in and breakfast; 9:00am sharp to 5:30pm sessions; 6:30-8:30pm reception at the Royal Ontario Museum

Day 2: Tuesday, July 14, 2020
8:00-8:59am check-in and breakfast; 9:00am sharp to 5:30pm sessions

Topics at BX2020

  • Financial Inclusion and Wellbeing
  • Poverty and Welfare
  • Health and Wellness
  • Environment and Sustainability
  • Blending AI (artificial intelligence) with BI (behavioural insights)
  • How can organizations embed BI

For the full conference program visit: https://www.bx2020.org/program

To learn more about confirmed speakers visit: https://www.bx2020.org/speakers

The BX Conference program is subject to change without notice, please refer to bx2020.org for the latest updates.

Questions: BX2020@rotman.utoronto.ca, Cindy Luo, 416-864-8057 | Twitter: @UofT_BEAR

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