Programme

This year’s conference will explore the theme “Social Simulation for a Digital Society” through stimulating cross-disciplinary research and using applied and methodological tools in a transforming society.

 

Overall Programme Schedule

Monday 25th September 2017
09.00-18.00 Registration
10.00-10.30 PhD Colloquium – Welcome Networking
10.30-12.30 PhD Colloquium – Student talks
12.30-14.00 Lunch
14.00-16.00 PhD Colloquium  – Interactive session
14.30-16.00 Workshop Workshop Workshop
16.00-16.30 PhD Colloquium  – Coffee / tea break
16.30-18.30 PhD Colloquium  – Talks by senior academics
19.00 PhD dinner
Tuesday 26 September 2017
9.30-17.30 Registration
10.30-11.00 Welcome Address
11.00-12.00 Keynote – Professor Kathleen Carley
12.00-13.00 Lunch
13.00.15.00 Bias & Norms (1) Cognition (2) Data Input & Validation (5) Democracy (6)
15.00-15.30 Break
15.30-17.30 Diffusion (8) Economics (9) Studying Output (30) Policy Issues (21)
17.30-18.30 Welcome Reception
Wednesday 27 September 2017
8.30-17.30 Registration
8.30-10.30 Innovation (15) Finance (11) QUAL 2 Rule 1 (24) Regulation (26)
10.30-11.00 Break
11.00-12.00 Keynote – Professor Blake LeBaron
12.00-13.00 Lunch
13.00.15.00 Plenary Session
15.00-15.30 Break
15.30-17.30 Norms (19) Markets (16) QUAL 2 Rule 2 (25) Environment (10) ESSA@Work 1 (32) 
17.30-18.30 Synthetic Populations: building & modelling
18.30 departure Irish Night Social
Thursday 28 September 2017
8.30-17.30 Registration
8.30-10.30 Cooperation (4) Games (13) Modelling (17) Society & Environment (29)
10.30-11.00 Break
11.00-12.00 Professor Arnout van de Rijt
12.00-13.00 Lunch/Lunch sessions
13.00.15.00 Violence (31) ESSA@Work 2 (33) Programming (23) Social Ecology (27)
15.00-15.30 Break
15.30-17.30 Inequality (14) PEERE Review (20) Networks (18) Fisheries (12)
17.30-18.30 ESSA assembly
19.30 Conference Dinner
Friday 29th September 2017
09.00-11.00 Population (22) Complexity (3) Social Networks (28) Demography (7)
11.00-11.30 Break
11.30-12.30 Keynote – Professor Michael Batty
12.30-13.00 Farewell/Invitation to next conference