Dr Mike Drayton

Monday, February 5 2018 at 7:30PM

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Dr Mike Drayton

What's the talk about?

The psychology, art and science of detecting lies and deceit. Just in time for Valentine's Day.

Mike uses philosophy, literature the latest research from the behavioural and psychological sciences to explore the questions:

What are lies and what is the truth?

Is it possible to spot lies and deceit?

Do liar's pants really catch on fire?

This is an interactive experience with video material, examples from literature and audience participation to inform inspire and entertain.

Dr Mike Drayton is a consultant business and clinical psychologist, and an expert in conflict management and negotiation. He has worked internationally, including a stint in Moscow, teaching business negotiation. He is an Associate of the Cabinet Office Emergency Planning College. Mike was educated at LSE, Saïd Business School, University of Oxford, and the University of Birmingham. He has dabbled in stand up comedy and was knocked out of Britain’s Got Talent by a tap dancing waiter from Coventry.