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===Evaluation===
SFI's ability to host and support visits and workshops of the type you've just experienced
depends crucially upon our public and private sponsors. Please help us document the value of
your visit by sending us your comments about its value to you and your work. 
Please send your comments to Ginny Greninger, ginny@santafe.edu

Revision as of 19:16, 9 January 2009

Workshop

Wednesday, 7 January (Hotel Santa Fe)

6:30-7:30 Welcome Reception (food served)

7:30-9:00 Plenary Talk, E.O. Wilson, Superorganisms

Thursday, 8 January (SFI)

8:15 bus leaves hotel for SFI

9-9:15 Introductions

9:15-10:15 Tom Seeley, Introduction to the Workshop and Swarm Decision Making in House Hunting

10:15-11:15 Deborah Gordon, The Organization of Work in Ant Colonies

11:30-12:30 Carey Morewedge, Associative Bias and Intuitive Judgment

1:30-2:30 Frank Bryan, Collective Law Making in the New England Town Meeting or Procedural Requirements of Democratic Deliberations

3:00-5:00 Self Organized Science

5:15 Bus leaves SFI for hotel

6:15 Bus leaves hotel for Coyote Cafe Dinner (return at 9:15)

Friday, 9 January (SFI)

8:15 Bus leaves hotel for SFI

9:00-10:00 Jeremiah Cohen, How the Brain Decides Where to Look

10:00-11:00 Nigel Franks, Do Ants Make Comparisons

11:30-12:30 Danny Oppenheimer, A Voting Agent Model of Individual Preferences

1:30-2:30 Iain Couzin, Collective Motion and Decision Making in Animal Groups

3:00-5:00 Self Organized Science

5:15 Bus leaves SFI for hotel

On your own for dinner

Saturday, 10 January (SFI)

8:15 Bus leaves hotel for SFI

9:00-10:00 Leo Sugrue, Toward a Neurobiology of Decision Making: Neurons, Networks, and Brains

10:00-11:00 Kevin Passino, Swarm Cognition in Honey Bees

11:30-12:20 Nicholas Britton, Pheromone Trails and Ant Foraging Decisions

1:30-2:30 Jean-Louis Deneubourg, Collective Decision Making: Insects and Robots

2:45 Bus leaves SFI for hotel

5:45 Bus leaves for dinner at Maria's (return at 8:15)

Sunday, 11 January (SFI)

8:15 Bus leaves hotel for SFI

9:00-11:00 Wrap up and next steps

11:15 Bus leaves SFI for hotel

Evaluation

SFI's ability to host and support visits and workshops of the type you've just experienced depends crucially upon our public and private sponsors. Please help us document the value of your visit by sending us your comments about its value to you and your work. Please send your comments to Ginny Greninger, ginny@santafe.edu