BIG Events

  • 2018 Sep 12

    Behavioral Insights Group Kick-Off Event 2018 (RSVP Required)

    6:00pm to 8:00pm

    Location: 

    Malkin Penthouse, Littauer Building (4th Floor), Harvard Kennedy School

    Join us for our fourth annual Behavioral Insights Group Kick-Off Event.

    Hear from BIG's faculty chair Todd Rogers (Harvard Kennedy School), as well as BIG faculty members including Professors Sara Bleich (Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health), David Laibson (Harvard Department of Economics), Jennifer Lerner (Harvard Kennedy School) and others on their active experimental interests and ways to get involved in behavioral insights research.

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  • 2018 Sep 17

    BISG Lunch with Robert Reynolds (VoteTripling.org)

    12:00pm to 1:00pm

    Location: 

    Darman Room, Taubman Building, Harvard Kennedy School

    Join us for a Behavioral Insights Student Group lunch with Robert Reynolds (VoteTripling.org).

    Robert's talk will detail the work of VoteTripling.org, a behavioral science-based political action committee he co-founded that helps campaigns prompt their supporters to nudge three friends to vote. The talk will be of interest to students interested in political campaign innovations, the challenges of scaling behavioral designs, and to MPP2's who are interesting in opportunities to partner with VoteTripling.org for their PAE.

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  • 2018 Sep 27

    BISG Lunch with Pompa Debroy (Office of Evaluation Sciences/Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health)

    12:00pm to 1:00pm

    Location: 

    TBD

    Join us for a Behavioral Insights Student Group Lunch with Pompa Debroy, Associate Fellow at the Office of Evaluation Sciences in the US General Services Administration and Visiting Scientist at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health.

    Pompa Debroy joined the OES team to lead a suite of projects related to public health. Pompa is passionate about using research and design to apply innovative solutions to solve complex health challenges. Pompa has experience working across sectors in research, consulting and management roles. Most recently, Pompa served as the...

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  • 2018 Nov 07

    BISG Lunch with Ameet Sarpatwari (Harvard Medical School)

    12:00pm to 1:00pm

    Location: 

    Darman Room, Taubman Building, Harvard Kennedy School

    Join us for a Behavioral Insights Student Group lunch with BIG faculty member Ameet Sarpatwari (HMS).

    Ameet Sarpatwari is an Instructor in Medicine at Harvard Medical School, an Associate Epidemiologist at Brigham and Women’s Hospital, and Assistant Director of the Program On Regulation, Therapeutics, And Law (PORTAL) within the Division of Pharmacoepidemiology and Pharmacoeconomics. His research draws upon his interdisciplinary training as an epidemiologist and lawyer and focuses on the effects of laws and regulations on therapeutic development, approval, use, and...

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