ISSR 2014 Summer Workshop: Modeling Emergence

Wednesday, May 21, 2014 - 9:00am to Friday, May 23, 2014 - 12:00pm
720 WEB DuBois Library

Modeling Emergence: Computer Simulation of Social Dynamics, instructed by James A. Kitts, associate professor in the Department of Sociology and co-director of the Computational Social Science Initiative. The workshop will take place from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. on Wednesday and Thursday, and 9 a.m.-noon on Friday.

This workshop will allow attendees to understand some of the goals and methods of social simulation, give them hands-on experience in experimenting on theoretical models, and point them to resources to begin using these tools in their own work. Applications will include social networks, organizations, and population health models.

Registration costs $100 for Five College Students and $200 for Five College Faculty. For more information click hereRegister today!