Katherine L. Milkman

Associate Professor of Operations, Information and Decisions

Katherine L. Milkman

Speaking Topics:

Travels From:

Available upon Request

Fee Range:

Inquire About Fees

Have our booking experts help find you the best speaker for your event.

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

Katherine L. Milkman's Booking Agent Details:

Companies and event planners have turned to SpeakerBookingAgency.com when looking to contact Katherine L. Milkman’s booking agent. Our close relationship with Katherine L. Milkman’s Manager, Publicist, Assistant and Agent provides us direct access to his schedule and availability.

For this reason, many have turned to our agency for Katherine L. Milkman’s booking fee, appearance fee, speaking fee, endorsement and/or marketing campaign cost. Our celebrity speakers bureau has successfully aligned talent like Katherine L. Milkman with companies needing a guest speaker for conventions, conferences, trade shows, graduations, store grand opening, product launches and much more.

Katherine Milkman is an associate professor at The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania, and she has a secondary appointment as an associate professor at the Perelman School of Medicine. Her research relies heavily on “big data” to document various ways in which individuals systematically deviate from making optimal choices. Her work has paid particular attention to the question of what factors produce self-control failures (e.g., undersaving for retirement, exercising too little, eating too much junk food) and how to reduce the incidence of such failures. (Watch Katherine give a 5-minute presentation about her research on motivating exercise.)

She has also explored race and gender discrimination, focusing on how a decision’s context can alter the manifestation of bias. And she has examined what types of stories are published in The New Yorker as well as what New York Times stories and science stories are most widely shared. (See a presentation about what types of science stories spread.)

Katherine is the recent recipient of an early career award from the Federation of Associations in Behavioral & Brain Sciences, and when under 30, Milkman was named one of the world’s top 40 business school professors under 40 by Poets and Quants. Her over two dozen articles in leading social science journals such as Management Science, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, and The Journal of Finance have reached a wide audience through multiple op-eds in The New York Times and frequent coverage in major media outlets such as NPR, The Financial Times, Harvard Business Review, The Huffington Post, The New York Times, and Forbes. She is the author of two of the 800 most downloaded papers (out of 500,000) on the Social Science Research Network and is also an associate editor for the Behavioral Economics Department at Management Science and a member of the Organizational Behavior and Human Decision Processes Editorial Board.

Katherine has received numerous awards for her ability to communicate ideas to students. She is a recipient of the excellence in teaching award for the Wharton undergraduate division, was voted Wharton’s “Iron Prof” by the school’s MBA students for a PechaKucha-style presentation of her research, and was one of ten finalists in 2014 and 2015 for the Anvil Award for Wharton’s most outstanding MBA teacher.

She has worked with numerous companies on research and/or consulting, including Evive Health, Quickflix, Google, the American Red Cross, Cummins Engines, Wipro, HelloWallet, and StickK.

Katherine received her undergraduate degree from Princeton University (summa cum laude) in Operations Research and Financial Engineering and her Ph.D. from Harvard University’s joint program in Computer Science and Business.

Once you have submitted your booking request, our booking agents will work on our behalf to book Katherine L. Milkman, but in the occasion he is unavailable our team will provide you a roster of other business speakers that can deliver a keynote or make a guest appearance at your event. Our goal is to align you with a speaker like Katherine L. Milkman that will make your event unforgettable.

Disclaimer: SpeakerBookingAgency.com assists corporations, event planners and PR Firms looking to book Katherine L. Milkman or similar business speakers for Product Endorsements, Ad Campaigns, Appearances, and Speaking Engagements. Our Booking Agency does not advertise or claim that we are the exclusive agent for Katherine L. Milkman. Our agency works on the inquiring companies behalf to get the best price based on the event details. The booking fee ranges listed are a point of reference and typically a rough ball park based on past or current bookings. To provide an accurate rate our agents need the date, location, and event details. We advise all interested companies to fill out the booking request form.

Get a response in 2 Hours or Less

Please fill in information below

Our company works on your behalf to book your desired talent for the best possible price. We Can Assist with Endorsements, Speaking Engagements, Guest Appearances, Autograph Signings, Commercials, Advertising Campaigns and more!

We understand booking a speaker to make an appearance at your event is an investment, this is why we work around the clock to align a speaker that meets your events theme and someone that can deliver a memorable keynote. Learn how we can book a keynote speaker for your next event!

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.