Behavioral Insights Group Career Expo

Date: 

Friday, October 18, 2019, 8:30am to 7:00pm

Location: 

NYE Taubman Building, 5th Floor, NYE ABC

Join us for Harvard-wide Behavioral Insights Career Expo on Friday, October 18 at HKS! Behavioral Insights Group is dedicated to connecting Harvard students with a wide range of organizations. Hear from leading experts in Behavioral Science about how to incorporate behavioral insights into your career. You will have opportunity to interact with organizations incorporating behavioral insights across a wide range of policy areas and sectors, including ideas42, BIT, World Bank, IDB, Morningstar, BEworks among others, and more.

The BI Career Expo  will include a panel centered around career development and specific BI topics/applications with additional networking time throughout the day. The Cocktail Reception will follow after the conclusion of the main event.

Keynote (Michael Hallsworth, Head BIT North America)

Confirmed Exhibitors:

BIT

Toyota Research Institute

MindScience Analytics

Behavioral Insights Global

VALHealth

National Social Norms Center

Harvard Decision Science Lab

Inter-American Development Bank

In Class Today

Morningstar

Busara Center for Behavioral Economics

Office of Planning, Research & Evaluation

Office of Evaluation Sciences- GSA

Beyond Conflict

New Urban Mechanics, Boston Mayor’s Office

Clover Health

Subculture

Behiring

 

AGENDA

8:30   – 9:30 AM:   Registration and Check-in

9:30   – 9:35 AM:   Introduction by Maja Niksic, BIG Program Manager, and the Behavioral Insights Student Group)

9:35 – 10:30 AM:    Keynote

10:30   – 10:45 AM:  Coffee Break

10:45   – 12:00 PM:    Panel Session and Q&A

12:00   – 1:00 PM:   Lunch

1:00   – 2:30 PM:   Employer Presentations

2:30   – 2:45 PM:  Coffee Break

2:45 - 3:45 PM: Speed Dating

3:45 - 4:45 PM: Professional Networking and Refreshments

4:45   – 6:30 PM:  Cocktail Reception

Several attending organizations are actively recruiting students for jobs, internships, fellowships, and ongoing projects.

To RSVP, please click here.

Please contact BIG Program Manager Maja Niksic at maja_niksic@hks.harvard.edu if you are interested in volunteering or have any questions related to the event.

See also: BIG Events