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Call for Submissions for BIG Difference BC (due Aug 27)

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BIG Difference BC 2021

Save the Date for BIG Difference BC 2021

BIG Difference BC 2021 will once again be free and online! This year’s theme is “Mobilizing Momentum in the Science and Practice of Behavioural Insights”. We’re putting together a fantastic program, including a keynote address by Michael Hallsworth, Managing Director of Behavioural Insights Team (BIT) North America.

Date: Friday, November 5, 2021
Time: 9:00am to 3:30pm Pacific Time
Location: Zoom webinar
Registration: Free! Registration will open in late summer

BIG Difference BC brings together Behavioural Insights (BI) enthusiasts and experts from government, academia, and across the public, non-profit, and private sectors in British Columbia and beyond. Our annual conference celebrates using the behavioural and decision sciences for positive social impact by sharing case studies, research results, best practices, and lessons learned. Learn more at:

Call for Submissions

We want to hear from you! BIG Difference BC 2021 will include a small number of 15- to 20-minute lightning talks and a digital poster session. We invite submissions from across the public, non-profit, and private sectors. Submissions should be about an ongoing or recently completed project that uses Behavioural Insights to encourage positive behaviour change. For examples, please see previous lightning talks and posters at Multiple submissions per organization/person are permitted, although we will aim for a variety of presenters.

Your submission must include:

  • Submission title
  • Project team name(s) and affiliation(s)
  • Brief 1-2 sentence description for inclusion in the program
  • Short abstract of 500 words maximum
  • Whether you wish to be considered for a lightning talk and/or a digital poster. 

Submit your project at by Friday, August 27, at 11:59pm Pacific Time.

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