Behavioral Insights Seminar

Event Location: Laurea Tikkurila Campus (Ratatie 22, Vantaa), auditorium B101
Subject: Master's Programmes in English

You are warmly welcome to the BEHAVIORAL INSIGHTS SEMINAR on October 15th 2018 between 13:00-15:30 at Laurea Tikkurila Campus (Ratatie 22, Vantaa), auditorium B101. 

Chair: Markus Kanerva, CEO of Ajatushautomo Tänk


13.00 – 13.10 Opening words, Kaisa Hytönen, Laurea-ammattikorkeakoulu

13.10 – 14.00 Keynote: Richard Thaler, Misbehaving Nobel Prize Winner, Prof. Martijn van den Assem, VU Amsterdam

Martijn van den Assem from the Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam will guide you through the academic achievements of Richard Thaler, founding father of Behavioral Economics and Finance and the most recent recipient of the Nobel Prize in Economics. Together with Thaler, Van den Assem has used TV game shows to gain a better understanding of how we make decisions.

14.00 – 14.30 Like Moths to a Flame: Investors and Salient Stocks, Michael Ungeheuer, Aalto University

14.30 – 15.00 Motivation and Behavior Change in Health Contexts, Keegan Knittle, University of Helsinki

15.00 – 15.30 Coffee and networking


Event is free of charge. Due to the limited availability of seats early registration is strongly recommended to ensure your participation. Please register no later than 7th October. 

Feel free to contact if you have any questions about the event.