Decision Making Bristol conference poster including image of At-Bristol

Decision Making Bristol 2014

A cross-disciplinary conference on the theoretical and empirical aspects of decision-making.

9th-12th September 2014

A group of people making a decision

Interdisciplinary research

The University of Bristol is a hub for world class interdisciplinary research on decision-making.

Shoppers choosing meat in a market

Experimental research

Experiments guided by models to investigate how people make decisions.

Motor map explanation

Mathematical methods

Models of the decision-making process explain and inspire experiments.

Cartoon of neurons making a decision

Computational modelling

Computational models help us to understand neural mechanisms of decision-making.


Interdisciplinary research seeking a better understanding of decision-making, combining mathematical and computational modelling of decision-making with experimental research into how people actually make decisions.

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