Behavioral Insights for Healthy Ageing 2019


The Piovesan’s Group of the Center for Healthy Ageing will host a workshop on Behavioral Insights applied to Healthy Ageing. Our workshop will take place on November 27 and 28 at the University of Copenhagen, Center for Healthy Aging (CEHA) – Mærsk Tower.

Would you like to participate? Please register here.



Day 1 Presentations (room 7.15.92)

9:30-10:15 Registration and coffee

10:15-10:30 Welcome, Marco Piovesan

10:30-12:00 Session 1

  • Silvia Angerer: “Reputation and feedback in health care markets: Experimental evidence”
  • Robert Böhm: “Prosocial vaccination”
  • Davide Dragone: “Negligible senescence: An economic life cycle model for the future”

12:00-13:00 Lunch and coffee

13:00-14:30 Session 2

  • Claudia Zoller : “Priming healthy food choices in early childhood”
  • Sarah Zaccagni : “Parental risk preferences and child’s Body Mass Index”
  • Paolo Crosetto : “Ex-ante evaluation of nutritional policies in the laboratory”

14:30-15:00 Coffe Break (fruit, coffee, sweets)

15:00-16:30 Session 3

  • Sibilla Di Guida : “The impact of payment schemes on patient treatment”
  • Susanna Gobbi : “Food sensitivity and satiety in obese women”
  • Frederik Plesner Lyngse : “How does payday affect prescription drugs purchases? Evidence from Danish Cash Benefit recipients”

16:30-17:00 Coffe Break (fruit, coffee, sweets)

17:00-18:00 Session 4

  • Christina Gravert : “Attention, Information or Emotions? What drives the response to medication adherence reminders?”
  • Marco Piovesan : “Behavioral Insights for Healthy Aging”

18:30 Dinner

Day 2 Discussion and brainstorming (7.15.152)

10:30-12:00 Sarah Zaccagni guides discussion, format to be decided.

12:00-12:15 Coffe Break (fruit, coffee, sweets)

12:15-13:00 Final discussion

13:00-14:00 Lunch

Invited Speakers

Invited Practitioners:

Other Participants:

  • Julie Marx (CBS)
  • Helene Willadsen (KU)
  • Beatrice Braut (CCA)
  • Bogdan Birgovan (KU)
  • Yoriyuki Harada (KU)
  • Aidan Crowley (Public Health Dep.)
  • Mads Biering la Cour (Danish Health Autority)
  • Natalie Wopereis (KU)
  • Karsten Vrangbæk (KU)
  • Simone Le Olesen (KU)
  • Kaoru Sakata (IFRO)
  • Pankaj Kumar (CBS)
  • Jasmin Mohamad Issa (KU)
  • Joanna Mickiewicz Hagstrøm (KU)
  • Rudi Westendorp (KU, CEHA)

We thanks the CEHA for generous support.

Practical Information

Food: Catering from FAMO


Blegdamsvej 3A
DK2200 Copenhagen N

Faculty of Health and Medical Science,
Maersk Tower, Faculty Lounge (top floor)

Please find a map of the location here.

To find the meeting room, kindly enter through the main entrance at Blegdamsvej 3A, continue to the lifts to your left and take these to the 15th floor. From here please go left and find the room on the left side of the desk in the foyer.

Public Transportation:

Public transportation in Denmark is reliable and you will be able to catch the bus in 5-10 minutes from the bus stop nearby the university. Nearby busses number 3A, 6A and 150S are all going frequently, please get off at the stop called “Rigshospitalet Syd”.

From the airport:

Take the (white) Metro M2 to Nørreport Station and transfer to (yellow) bus 150S or 6A, going off at the stop Rigshospitalet Syd and walk to the Mærsk tower (Entrance of the Medical School called ‘Panum’).