Decision Making Bristol 2014

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A cross-disciplinary conference on the theoretical and empirical aspects of decision-making.


Hosted by the Decision-making research group at Bristol


9th - 12th September, 2014

The cross-disciplinary Decision-making research group at the University of Bristol will be hosting a four day conference to bring together theoreticians and experimentalists on 9-12 September 2014.  This conference aims to embrace a breadth of research, appealing to those interested in all aspects of decision making. 

A flat fee of £250 is charged for conference attendance, which includes lunch and refreshments throughout the four days, as well as a drinks reception and opportunity to look around the exhibits in At-Bristol, and a three-course conference dinner to be held in the beautiful Wills Memorial Building.

As well as the four keynote speakers who will be presenting their work and three invited sessions, contributed talks will be given by many (if not all) participants. Our keynote and invited speakers are:

Gerd Gigerenzer

Gerd Gigerenzer

Director at the Max Planck Institute for Human Development, and Director of the Harding Center for Risk Literacy in Berlin

Tom Griffiths

Tom Griffiths

Associate Professor of Psychology and Cognitive Science at the University of California, Berkeley.

Antonio Rangel

Antonio Rangel

Bing Professor of Neuroscience, Behavioral Biology and Economics at the California Institute of Technology

Jeffrey Schall

Jeffrey D. Schall

E. Bronson Ingram Professor of Neuroscience at Vanderbilt University

 

Nick Chater

Nick Chater

Professor of Behavioural Science at Warwick Business School

Eric-Jan Wagenmakers

Eric-Jan Wagenmakers

Full Professor at the Psychological Methods Unit of the University of Amsterdam

Daviel Wolpert

Daniel Wolpert

Royal Society Noreen Murray Research Professor in Neurobiology