Rachel Altmann

Chief Executive Officer

BeHive Consulting

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Speaker Bio

Rachel is the CEO and co-founder of BeHive Consulting, an internationally renowned Behavioural Science consultancy, trusted by leading global organisations, including the World Health Organisation, Unilever, Volksbank, Telekom and other leading pharma and financial services. 

Rachel’s expertise lies in innovatively applying behavioural insights to tackle critical business and societal challenges, whether it’s fostering habits, shaping the perceived value of services and products, or building trust. Rachel’s journey began with a strong foundation in Applied Economics, followed by an MSc in Behavioural Science from the London School of Economics. She is dedicated to merging Behavioural Science with real-world applications, driving meaningful change in both the business and public sectors. Her expertise led to recognition on Forbes’ 30 Under 30 list in 2023. 

Fun Fact: I am a big fan of playing chess, and I used to participate in chess tournaments during my younger years.

Speaker Sessions


Behavioural Science In Action: Your Roadmap For Successfully Influencing

60 mins
  • Track - Workshop
  • Non-Technical
  • Premium Only
  • Rachel Altmann

    Chief Executive Officer

    BeHive Consulting

Explore the practical application of Behavioural Science in understanding and influencing behaviour, focusing on a specific challenge. During this interactive workshop, we will collectively tackle a chosen challenge, carefully examining influential factors such as behavioural barriers, drivers, motivations, and attitudes. Through collaborative exploration and the application of established frameworks and scientific insights, we will decode the nuances of human behaviour and craft innovative solutions that address its complexities. The goal is not just understanding, but actively implementing change, ensuring tangible and meaningful results for all participants, regardless of your unique contexts and challenges.

Delve into the captivating realm of Behavioural Science, leaving with a roadmap to drive positive change — whether you’re leading a team, embracing a new technology, or navigating the intricacies of evolving customer needs.

In a time of constant change and uncertainty, with new technologies appearing at an exponential rate in an increasingly complex decision-making environment, understanding and applying Behavioural Science isn’t just an advantage — it’s a necessity.
As humans, our actions are guided by intricate mechanisms, irrationalities, biases, and often swayed by emotions, social norms, and various other influencing factors. Unraveling these underlying drivers is essential to inspire change. This knowledge not only enriches your professional life, but also sparks curiosity about human behaviour, fostering a deeper understanding of how we and others function.

Session Key Takeaways:

  • Introduction to the foundations of Behavioural Science
  • A practical, science-based framework to understand a behavioural problem from new perspectives
  • Toolkit of Behavioural Science designed to effectively influence desired behaviours – +Bonus: Resources, tools, and reading list

This sessions is for you if…you’re interested in acquiring practical tools to decode and influence behaviour, in order to maximise impact and nurture sustained behaviour change.

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