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.
Ashely Willians on "Time Smart: How to Reclaim Your Time and Live a Happier Life"
November 24, 2020 |
Join us for a 1-hour livestream featuring Ashley Whillans, Assistant Professor - Negotiation, Organizations & Markets, Harvard Business School; Author on her new book Time Smart: How to Reclaim Your Time and Live a Happier Life (by A. Whillans for HBR Press, Oct. 6, 2020).
Peter McGraw on "Shtick to Business: What the Masters of Comedy Can Teach You about Breaking Rules, Being Fearless, and Building a Serious Career"
December 1, 2020 |
Join us for a 1-hour livestream featuring Peter McGraw, Professor of Marketing and Psychology, Department of Psychology and Neuroscience and Leeds School of Business, University of Colorado Boulder; Host, “I’m Not Joking” Podcast; Founder and Director, Humor Research Lab on "Shtick to Business: What the Masters of Comedy Can Teach You about Breaking Rules, Being Fearless, and Building a Serious Career" (by P. McGraw for Lioncrest Publishing, April 1, 2020)
Emre Soyer on "The Myth of Experience: Why We Learn the Wrong Lessons, and Ways to Correct Them"
January 12, 2021 |
Join us for a 1-hour livestream featuring Emre Soyer, Behavioural Scientist, Soyer Decision Advisory; Author on The Myth of Experience: Why We Learn the Wrong Lessons, and Ways to Correct Them (by E. Soyer and R. Hogarth for PublicAffairs, September 1, 2020).
Dilip Soman & Catherine Yeung on "The Behaviourally Informed Organization"
March 2, 2021 |
Join us for a 1-hour livestream featuring Dilip Soman, Canada Research Chair in Behavioural Science and Economics, and Director - Behavioural Economics in Action Research Centre at Rotman (BEAR), Rotman School of Management, University of Toronto; Author and Catherine Yeung, Associate professor, Marketing, The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) Business School; Author on their new book The Behaviourally Informed Organization (UTP Publishing, March 1, 2021).