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Public Lectures

Our public lectures cover a wide range of topics and speakers, and are open to students, staff and members of the public.

Upcoming events

The Department's public event series has concluded for the 2015/16 academic year. Speakers for the 2016/17 academic year will be announced in September.

Past events

richard thaler

Misbehaving: the making of behavioural economics

Date: Wednesday 1 June 2016

Speaker: Professor Richard H Thaler


Service Automation: robots and the future of work 

Date: Monday 9 May 2016

Speaker: Professor Leslie Willcocks and Professor Mary Lacity

Bohnet Iris

What works: gender equality by design

Date: Thursday 14 April 2016

Speaker: Professor Iris Bohnet

Alec Ross

The innovations of the future

Date: Monday 22 February 2016

Speaker: Alec Ross


Limitless – leadership that endures

Date: Wednesday 27 January 2016

Speaker: Ajaz Ahmed

Image of Caroline Webb

How to have a good day

Date: Wednesday 13 January 2016

Speaker: Caroline Webb

The Future of the Professions

The Future of the Professions: how technology will transform the work of human experts

Date: Monday 30 November 2015

Speakers: Daniel Susskind and Professor Richard Susskind

Gillian Tett

The Silo Effect: why putting everything in its place isn't such a bright idea

Date: Wednesday 14 October 2015

Speaker: Gillian Tett, US managing editor and columnist at the Financial Times

David Halpern

Inside the Nudge Unit: how small changes can make a big difference

Date: Tuesday 15 September 2015

Speaker: Dr David Halpern, CEO of The Behavioural Insights Team

 Michael Maccoby

Maccoby on global leadership

Date: Thursday 2 July 2015

Speaker: Michael Maccoby; Panellists: Marc Stears, Mari Sako; Moderator: Stefan Stern

Amitav Chakravarti

Why people (don't) buy: the go and stop signals

Date: Thursday 11 June 2015

Speaker: Professor Amitav Chakravarti, Professor of Marketing, LSE

Laszlo Bock

Work rules! Insights from inside Google that will transform how you live and lead

Date: Monday 18 May 2015

Speaker: Laszlo Bock, Head of People Operations, Google

Dr Gary Klein

Seeing what others don't – the remarkable ways we gain insights

Date:  Thursday 26 March 2015

Speaker: Dr Gary Klein

Professor Laurence Monnoyer-Smith

Institutionalising public deliberation: empowerment or appeasement?

Date:  Wednesday 28 January 2015

Speaker:  Professor Laurence Monnoyer-Smith


Uncertainty as competitive advantage

Date:  Monday 1 December 2014

Speaker:  Mark Phillips