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‘Tackling humanity’s big challenges with the help of Social and Behavioural Science’ A HuBEx & LISS DTP Joint Event

26th November 2020 @ 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

The Human Behaviour and Experience (HuBEx) research network of excellence at Imperial College London is co-hosting a virtual event together with the London Interdisciplinary Social Science Doctoral Training Partnership on November 26th 15-17 (via Microsoft Teams). The event will focus on how to solve some of the big challenges facing humanity with the help of social and behavioural science.

 

Short PhD student presentations focusing on the relevance of their research for application in industry, society, and policy will be delivered. This will be followed by a moderated discussion by an expert panel of industry members, policymakers, and academics whose work has in some way revolved around social and behavioural science or aspects thereof.

 

INDUSTRIAL PANEL MEMBERS

  1. Iqbal Mobeen from Barclays
  2. Jonathan Breckon from Nesta
  3. Jacob Greaves from the Behavioural Insights TeaM

 

EVENT AGENDA

15.00: Opening, welcome & introduction of expert panel

15.10: Student presentations

16.10: Expert panel discussion of presentations

16.45: Open discussion for all

17.00: End of event

 

We hope you can join us for what is looking to be a fun event! Please sign up here.

 

Picture credit: Dan Trew

Details

Date:
26th November 2020
Time:
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Website:
https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/tackling-humanitys-big-challenges-tickets-127434254285

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