Portrait de Dan Ariely à la conférence USI 2017

The second day of USI 2017 is off to a strong start with a presentation by Dan Ariely, Professor of Psychology and Behavioral Economics at Duke University. His studies have been inspired by the wish to understand the rationalities behind our decisions. This expert analyst of human behavior raises the question: how can we make […]

Brian Muirhead révèle les secrets des missions sur Mars à la conférence USI

A question of leadership, creativity and organisation. “I have this vision of a future where men are on Mars. I dream of a mother looking at the sky with her child, telling him that’s where she comes from.” Brian Muirhead knows about failure. In 1978, he was a member of the Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) and […]

Philippe Gabilliet sur la scène de l'USI 2015

Dare to be optimistic! For the psychologist Richard Wiseman, “luck is not what happens to you but what you do with what happens to you”. Philippe Gabilliet, speaker at the USI conference in 2015, insists on this point: “by saying “I’m lucky” you encourage luck”. From ancient times, to be a leader you have to […]

Yuval Harari à la conférence USI pour son talk "Homo Sapiens - Comment les humains ont conquis le monde"

The Sapiens Secret of Success It’s hard for us to realize that a few thousand years ago several species of humans walked the Earth. Today, although one finds various persistent differences in cultural and physical traits, humans worldwide all belong to a single species: Homo Sapiens. And this species is clearly the uncontested ruler of […]