Julia Galef

Speaker Bio

Julia Galef

Julia Galef co-founded the Center for Applied Rationality, a non-profit devoted to developing cognitive science-based strategies for reasoning and decision making. In addition to research, they run workshops for companies and talented individuals who want to use rationality to help them address global problems. Julia’s background is originally in statistics, and she did social science research at Columbia and Harvard Business Schools for several years before becoming a writer for venues such as SlateScienceScientific American, and more. For the last six years, Julia has hosted the Rationally Speaking podcast.

NECSS Appearances:
NECSS 2010
NECSS 2011
NECSS 2012
NECSS 2013
NECSS 2014
NECSS 2015