DEC AltAc + Applied cognitive science seminar

Cognitive science in the business world

Practical information
13 April 2023

ENS, room Ribot, 29 rue d'Ulm, 75005 Paris

The DEC Alt Ac + Applied Cognitive Science is a bi-monthly seminar series that invites speakers who show how cognitive science can be applied to the "real" (aka non-academic) world. It is intended for all students, young researchers and researchers curious about the possible applications of research in cognitive science. On 13 April 2023, the seminar will welcome an exceptional guest, Professor Olivier Sibony

OSOlivier Sibony is Professor of Strategy (Education Track) at HEC Paris, where he was awarded the Vernimmen teaching award in 2020. He is also an Associate Fellow of Saïd Business School in Oxford University, and has taught at London Business School, Ecole Polytechnique, ENA, IE Madrid, and other institutions. 
More broadly, Olivier Sibony is a professor, author, and advisor specializing in the quality of strategic thinking and the design of decision processes. Olivier builds on this research and experience to advise senior leaders on strategic and operational decision-making. He is a frequent keynote speaker and facilitator of top management and board meetings. He also serves as a member of corporate, advisory, and investment boards, and is a knight in the French Order of the Légion d’Honneur.
Olivier’s latest book, Noise: A Flaw in Human Judgment, co-authored with Daniel Kahneman and Cass R. Sunstein, has appeared on multiple bestseller lists worldwide, including the New York Times, Wall Street Journal and Sunday Times lists.

Olivier Sibony's website

The seminar will be held i at 5:15pm at the ENS in the Salle Ribot, 29 rue d’Ulm and online at this link:

A time will be dedicated to questions and exchanges with the audience.