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Video ESSA: Agent_Zero and Generative Social Science (Joshua M. Epstein)

In this 50 minute video Joshua Epstein introduces a new theoretical entity: Agent_Zero. This software individual, or "agent," is endowed ...

Oct 21 2015
Video OECD Workshop: Networks in Finance – Network reconstruction, systemic risk and early-warning signals (Diego Garlaschelli)

Video OECD Workshop: Networks in Finance – Theory and Policy (Diego Garlaschelli)Network reconstruction, systemic risk and early-warning ...

Nov 04 2015
Urban Development and Social Complexity by Gert De Roo

Find below the lecture from Gert De Roo, Professor of Planning at the University of Groningen, who is introducing planning theory and is ...

Feb 28 2016
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Jul 07 2015
TEDx Rotterdam Complex Adaptive Systems Igor Nikolic

Igor Nikolic graduated in 2009 on his dissertation: co-evolutionary process for modelling large scale socio-technical systems evolution. ...

Jan 02 2015
A Theory of Complexity and its Relevance to Better Decision Making (by Denis Hicks)

Understanding the origins of Complexity would help managers develop better decision making processes under conditions of Social Complexit...

Sep 04 2017
Andreas Flache | Opinion formation in society

GloComNet interviews Andreas Flache, professor of sociology at University of Groningen. Interview recorded during the Lorentz Center symp...

Jun 07 2015
Andrew Haldane | Economics

Interview recorded during the Lorentz Center symposium about Socio-Economic Complexity from 23 March 2015 through 27 March 2015 in Leiden...

May 18 2015
Complexity Management: The VUCA world

VUCA is an acronym for volatility, uncertainty, complexity and ambiguity, it captures the most salient challenges faced by leaders operat...

Nov 02 2014
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The aim of this open access journal is to enhance the knowledge and the know-how required for responsible action in the global economy of...

Jan 20 2015
The Sociological Science behind Social Networks by N. Christakis

Nicholas Christakis is a professor of Medical Sociology, Medicine, and Sociology at Harvard University. In the following video he explain...

Feb 15 2016