Global Director of Research for More in Common, which has published over 100 studies and reports on the psychology of political division in nine countries.
Stephen has spearheaded extensive research on polarization and his expertise has been presented to heads of state and featured prominently on the front pages of leading newspapers in the US and Europe.
Overcoming Political Division
Are we truly witnessing an escalation of societal divisions, or is that merely our perception? Is there hope for the Exhausted Majority? Over the course of almost a decade, Stephen Hawkins has spearheaded extensive research on polarization across nine countries. His expertise has been sought by heads of state and featured prominently on the front pages of leading newspapers in the US and Europe. Drawing from a wealth of personal experience, Stephen will articulate a personal perspective not only on the intricacies of polarization but also on how to deploy the surprising scientific measures that can be undertaken to overcome it.