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Tentative Schedule
 
2011 Graduate Workshop in Social Science
 
(very) Tentative Schedule


Talks will be held in the Chamisa Building (room 102).
Talks will be held in the Chamisa Building (room 102).
Week 1
Week 1
Week 1


     * Sunday, 19 June
     * Sunday, 19 June
           o 1800-2000: reception and dinner at the Thorpe Room.  
           o 1700-2000: reception and dinner at the Thorpe Room.  


     * Monday, 20 June
     * Monday, 20 June
           o 0900-0930: welcome and administrative details
           o 0900-0930: welcome and administrative details
           o 0930-1200: introduction to computational economics (Miller/Page)
           o 0930-1200: introduction to computational social science (Miller/Page)
           o 1200-1300: lunch
           o 1200-1300: lunch
           o 1300-1330: small group homework problem
           o 1300-1330: small group homework problem
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           o 1000-1200: adaptive computation and applications--John Miller, CMU and SFI
           o 1000-1200: adaptive computation and applications--John Miller, CMU and SFI
           o 1200-1400: lunch
           o 1200-1400: lunch
           o 1400-1600: diversity and complexity--Scott Page, U Mich and SFI  
           o 1300-1500: complexity, culture, and diversity--Scott Page, U Mich and SFI  


     * Thursday, 23 June
     * Thursday, 23 June
           o 1000: homework write-ups due (in HTML)
           o 1000: homework write-ups due (single directory with index.html and associated html files)
           o 1000-1200: Lecture
           o 1000-1200: monkeys and games---Simon DeDeo, SFI fellow
           o 1200-1400: lunch
           o 1200-1400: lunch
           o 1400-1600: ??TBA
           o 1400-1600: evolution of the human family---Laura Fontunato, SFI fellow


     * Friday, 24 June
     * Friday, 24 June
           o 0830: buses leave for SFI from the Visitor's Circle
           o 0900: cars to SFI leaving from the circle near the pond
           o 1000-1200: Lecture
           o 10-12: work and one-on-one project discussions
          o 1200-1300: lunch at SFI
          o 1300-: work and one-on-one discussions
          o 1505-: why observing social influence is hard---Cosma Shalizi, CMU and SFI
          o 1700: cars return to St. John's


     * Saturday, 25 June
     * Saturday, 25 June
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     * Tuesday, 28 June
     * Tuesday, 28 June
           o 1000-1200: Lecture
           o individual research
          o individual research
          o 18:15-19:30 Science Writing---George Johnson and John German (St. John's Lecture Hall)


     * Wednesday, 29 June
     * Wednesday, 29 June
    * 1810: shuttles leaving for Ian Couzin's public lecture
           o individual research  
           o individual research  


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           o individual research  
           o individual research  


     * Friday, 1 July
     * Friday, 1 July (subject to change)
           o 0830: leave for SFI from the Visitor's Circle
           o 0830: leave for SFI via cars
           o 0900: paper due
           o 0900: paper due
           o 0900-1200: paper presentations at SFI medium conference room (~20 minutes each)
           o 0900-1330: paper presentations at SFI medium conference room (~20 minutes each)
           o 1300-1400: lunch at SFI
           o 1330-1500: lunch/BBQ
           o 1400-1600: paper presentations at SFI medium conference room (~20 minutes each)
           o 1500-1700: paper presentations  


     * Saturday, 2 July
     * Saturday, 2 July
           o 0900-1200: exit interviews
           o 0900-1200: exit interviews  
 
St. John's meal times (7 days a week)--subjected to change:
 
    * 0800-1000: breakfast (Mon-Fri)
    * 0830-1030: breakfast (Sat)
    * 1030-1330: brunch (Sat and Sun)
    * 1130-1330: lunch (Mon-Fri)
    * 1700-1900: dinner (Mon-Sun)
 
Coffee Shop:
 
    * 0800-2400 (Mon and Thurs)
    * 0800-2200 (Tues and Weds)
    * 0800-2000 (Fri)
    * 1300-1700 (Sat)
    * 1100-2100 (Sun)

Latest revision as of 19:21, 27 June 2011

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2011 Graduate Workshop in Social Science

(very) Tentative Schedule

Talks will be held in the Chamisa Building (room 102). Week 1

Week 1

   * Sunday, 19 June
         o 1700-2000: reception and dinner at the Thorpe Room. 
   * Monday, 20 June
         o 0900-0930: welcome and administrative details
         o 0930-1200: introduction to computational social science (Miller/Page)
         o 1200-1300: lunch
         o 1300-1330: small group homework problem
         o 1330-1400: computer details
         o 1400-1700: work on homework 
   * Tuesday, 21 June
         o 1000-1200: homework discussion (group presentations)
         o 1200-1400: lunch, prepare individual talks
         o 1400-1730: individual student talks (~10 minutes each) on current/future work
         o 1900-?: continue student talks (if needed) 
   * Wednesday, 22 June
         o 1000-1200: adaptive computation and applications--John Miller, CMU and SFI
         o 1200-1400: lunch
         o 1300-1500: complexity, culture, and diversity--Scott Page, U Mich and SFI 
   * Thursday, 23 June
         o 1000: homework write-ups due (single directory with index.html and associated html files)
         o 1000-1200: monkeys and games---Simon DeDeo, SFI fellow
         o 1200-1400: lunch
         o 1400-1600: evolution of the human family---Laura Fontunato, SFI fellow 
   * Friday, 24 June
         o 0900: cars to SFI leaving from the circle near the pond
         o 10-12: work and one-on-one project discussions
         o 1200-1300: lunch at SFI
         o 1300-: work and one-on-one discussions
         o 1505-: why observing social influence is hard---Cosma Shalizi, CMU and SFI
         o 1700: cars return to St. John's 
   * Saturday, 25 June
         o Fun in New Mexico! Various opportunities, including rafting, pueblo tours, hot springs, hiking, old churches, ruins, etc., etc. 

Week 2

   * Sunday, 26 June
         o work, work, work 
   * Monday, 27 June
         o 0900: two page project descriptions (and two designated ``referees) are due for your Friday paper
         o 0900-1230: individual meetings on projects (~15 minutes each)
         o 1200-1300: lunch
         o individual research 
   * Tuesday, 28 June
         o individual research
         o 18:15-19:30 Science Writing---George Johnson and John German (St. John's Lecture Hall) 
   * Wednesday, 29 June
   * 1810: shuttles leaving for Ian Couzin's public lecture
         o individual research 
   * Thursday, 30 June
         o individual research 
   * Friday, 1 July (subject to change)
         o 0830: leave for SFI via cars
         o 0900: paper due
         o 0900-1330: paper presentations at SFI medium conference room (~20 minutes each)
         o 1330-1500: lunch/BBQ
         o 1500-1700: paper presentations 
   * Saturday, 2 July
         o 0900-1200: exit interviews 

St. John's meal times (7 days a week)--subjected to change:

   * 0800-1000: breakfast (Mon-Fri)
   * 0830-1030: breakfast (Sat)
   * 1030-1330: brunch (Sat and Sun)
   * 1130-1330: lunch (Mon-Fri)
   * 1700-1900: dinner (Mon-Sun) 

Coffee Shop:

   * 0800-2400 (Mon and Thurs)
   * 0800-2200 (Tues and Weds)
   * 0800-2000 (Fri)
   * 1300-1700 (Sat)
   * 1100-2100 (Sun)