SG Seminars


2005 - 2014

Yves Alexander de Montjoye (Massachusetts Institute of Technology Media Lab)
The predictive power of privacy of metadata                 
11 November, 2014

Yang-Yu Liu (Assistant Professor, Harvard Medical School, Boston, USA)
Controllability and Obervability of Complex Systems
18 September, 2014

Sean P. Goggins (Informatics Institute and School of Information Science and Learning Technologies, University of Missouri, USA)
Finding the Heartbeat in Virtual Organizations: the Example of Forking Repositories on GitHub
17 March, 2014

Cristian Danescu-Niculescu-Mizil (Max Planck Insitute for Software Systems, Saarbrücken, Germany)
Language and Social Dynamics in Online Communities
4 December, 2013

Ginestra Bianconi (Department of Physics Northeastern University)
Human interaction on the fast time scale and group formation in simple animals
21 December, 2012

Yamir Moreno (Institute for Biocomputation and Physics of Complex Systems (BIFI), University of Zaragoza)
Online Networks and the Diffusion of Protests
20 December 2012

Katharina Zweig (Graph Theory and Complex Network Analysis Group, Technical University Kaiserslautern)
Network Analysis Literacy
13 November, 2012

Johan Bollen (School of Informatics and Computing, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN)
Leveraging social media to model collective mood states
25 September, 2012

Sander van Doorn (Behavioural Ecology, University Bern, Switzerland)
The evolution of generalized reciprocity on social interaction networks
14 May, 2012

Sidney Redner (Departement of Physics, Boston University)
Statistical Physics of Citations
8 May, 2012

Mauro Napoletano (Observatoire Français des Conjonctures Economiques (OFCE), Nice)
Income Distribution, Credit and Fiscal Policies in an Agent-Based Keynesian Model
30 March, 2012

Yoshi Fujiwara(Graduate School of Simulations Studies, University of Hyogo, Japan)
Chained Financial Failures at Nation-wide Scale in Japan
13 March, 2012

Hideaki Aoyama (Kyoto University, Japan)
Statistical Physics of Labour Productivity
13 March 2012

Yuji Aruka (Faculty of Commerce, Chuo Universtity, Tokyo Japan)
The nature of technology and a Japanese connection to creative coincidence
12 March, 2012

Niloy Ganguly (IIT Kharagpur, Department of Computer Science & Engineering)
Effects of a Soft Cut-off on Node-degree in the Twitter Social Network
12 December, 2011

Jukka-Pekka Onnela (Harvard Medical School)
Harnessing network science to reveal our digital footprints
7 June, 2011

Felix Reed-Tsochas (University of Oxford)
Innovation adoption in an online social network
5 April, 2011

Hiroshi Yoshikawa (University of Tokyo, Faculty of Economics)
A Criticism of Modern Micro-grounded Macroeconomics
30 November, 2010

Ulrik Brandes (Universität Konstanz, Departement of Computer and Information)
Classification in Network Ensembles using Latent Roles
30 March, 2010

Jürgen Kurths (Postdam Institute for Climate Impact Research and Institute of Physics, Humboldt University, Berlin)
Synchronization and Complex Networks: Are such Theories Usefulfor Earth and Life Sciences?
24 November, 2009

Shin Jae Kyun (School of Mechanical Engineering, Yeungnam University, South Korea)
Information Accumulation System by Inheritance and Diffusion
14 July, 2009

Manfred Milinski (Department of Evolutionary Ecology, Max-Planck-Institute for Evolutionary Biology, Plön, Germany)
Evolutionary economy and the climate crisis game
5 May, 2009

Paolo Tasca (Advance School of Economics, Ca' Foscari University of Venice)
Information Mirages and Systemic Risk in Financial Markets
21 April, 2009

Anxo Sanchez
Games on networks and cooperation:models and experiments
13 April, 2009

Guido Caldarelli (Centre Statistical Mechanics and Complexity INFM-CNR)                                                                                                                                                                         Economic networks: the new challenges
24 March, 2009

Francis Bloch (Department of Economics, Ecole Polytechnique, Palaiseau, France)
The Efficiency and Evolution of Interfirm Collaboration Networks
16 January, 2009

Mauro Gallegati, Università Politécnica delle Marche, Italy
Interdisciplinary Seminar:An Agent-based Approach to Business Fluctuations
4 November, 2008

Julien Hendrickx (Department of Mathematical Engineering, Université catholique de Louvain, Belgium)
Local consensus in Hegselmann-Krause opinion dynamics model
22 September, 2008

Sander van der Hoog (GREQAM, Universite de la Mediterranee Aix-Marseille)
Production and Finance in EURACE
14 August, 2008

Thanasis Papaioannou, Athens University of Economics and Business, Greece
Providing Incentives for Honest Feedback in Electronic Environments
6 August 2008

Thomas Brenner (Philipps University Marburg, Marburg, Germany)
Measuring Regional Innovation Efficiency and the Impact of R&D Employment and Networks
23 July, 2008

Geoffrey B. West (Santa Fe Institute, Santa Fe, USA)
Universal Scaling Laws in Biology From Genomes to Ecosystems
7 May, 2008

Geoffrey B. West (Santa Fe Institute, Santa Fe, USA)
Size matters! Growth, Innovation and the Pace of Life: is it Sustainable?
6 May, 2008

Luigi Marengo (Scuola Superiore S. Anna, Pisa, Italy)
How much should society fuel the greed of innovators?
20 December, 2007

Daniel Costa
Decision support models and optimization tools in Supply Chain at Nestlé
20 December, 2007

Gyorgy Szabo (Research Institute for Technical Physics and Materials Science Budapest, Budapest, Hungary)
Mechanisms supporting cooperation in evolutionary Prisoner's Dilemma games
30 November, 2007

Raúl Toral (Spain Institute for Cross-Disciplinary Physics and Complex Systems, Palma de Mallorca, Spain)
Constructive effects induced by heterogeneity: an application to a model for opinion formation
19 September, 2007

Jörg Reichardt (Institute for Theoretical Physics, University of Würzburg, Würzburg, Germany)
Analyses of economic networks using the toolbox of statistical physics
24 May, 2007

Wander Jager (University of Groningen, Faculty of Economics and Business Marketing Institute, Groningen, Netherlands)
Multi agent simulation of human behaviour using psychological theory
25 April, 2007

Christian Müller (Institut für Computational Science, ETH Zurich, Switzerland)
Parameter optimization and sensitivity analysis of an agent-based model in social psychology
23 May, 2007

Koen Frenken (Section of Economic Geography, Faculty of Geosciences, Utrecht University, NL)
Global optimisation of modular systems
15 March, 2007

Koen Frenken and Giorgio Fagiolo
SG_Symposium: Issues in Economic Geography
14 March, 2007

Mayuko Nakamaru (Tokyo Institute of Technology, Tokyo, Japan)
Spread of Two Linked Social Norms on Complex Interaction Networks
21 February, 2007

Takayuki Higo(Tokyo Institute of Technology)
Hierarchial Importance Sampling for Improving Annealing
30 January, 2007

Reinhard König (University of Karlsruhe, Karlsruhe, Germany)
Simulation methods for spatial processes
12 September, 2006

Claudio Tessone (Institut Mediterrani d'Estudis Avançats, Palma de Mallorca, Spain)
Opinion Spreading and Neighbourhood Models
6 September, 2006

Akira Namatame(National Defense Academy, Japan)
Emergent Intelligence on Networked Agents
8 May, 2006

John Casti (The Wissenschaftzentrum Wien and The Kenos Circle Vienna, Vienna, Austria)
On the Limits to Scientific Knowledge
21 April, 2006

Werner Ebeling (Institut für Physik, Humboldt-Universität Berlin, Berlin, Germany)
Dynamik von Innovationen in stochastischen Modellen
10-11 April, 2006

Werner Ebeling (Institut für Physik, Humboldt-Universität Berlin, Berlin, Germany)
Probleme der Dynamik und stochastischen Theorie dissipativer Hamiltonscher Systeme
10-11 April, 2006

Gabrielle Wanzenried (The London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK)
Ansätze der Ökonometrie und ihre Anwendung auf Schweizer Firmendaten
26 January, 2006

Nicole Saam (Universität Erfurt, Erfurt, Germany)
Modellierung intergouvernmentaler Verhandlungen - Gedankenexperiment oder empirische Sozialforschung?
16 January, 2006

Dirk Helbing (Institute for Transport and Economics, Dresden University of Technology, Dresden, Germany)
A unifying approach to the dynamics of production, supply and traffic networks
11 November, 2005

Didier Sornette (Department of Earth and Space Sciences, University of California, USA)
Mechanism for and Detection of Pockets of Predictability in Complex Adaptive Systems
16 June, 2005

Bernardo A. Huberman (Hewlett Packard Laboratories, Palo Alto, CA, USA)
Encouraging risk taking in organizations
22 April, 2005