Advances in Complex Systems: From Ecology to Economics

Lake Como School of Advanced Studies,
July 22–26, 2019

This is the third school on Advances in Complex Systems. The first edition of the school took place in the summer of 2015 and the second edition in the summer of 2017 The scope of the school series is to present recent advances in complex systems discussing applications of statistical mechanics of non-equilibrium and disordered systems, theories of complex networks and other stochastic systems to different topics in materials science, social sciences, biology and biomedical research. The broad choice of interdisciplinary topics is designed to expose the students to some of the multiple facets of complex systems theory. The 2019 edition of the school will focus on inderdisciplinary and quantitative approaches that span from ecology to economics.The school is open to graduate students and postdoctoral fellows working in complex systems and related fields.

Pierpaolo Andriani / Kedge Business School, France
Giulio Biroli / École Normale Supérieure, Paris
Guy Bunin / Technion – Israel Institute of Technology
James S. Clark/ Duke University
Anahid Jewett / UCLA School of Dentistry and Medicine
Giuseppe Longhi / Value of Differences
Matteo Marsili / Abdus Salam ICTP, Trieste
Ron Milo / Weizmann Institute of Science, Israel
Luciano Pietronero / University La Sapienza, Rome
Luciano Pilotti / University of Milan
H. Eugene Stenley/ Boston University
Stefan Thurner / Medical University of Vienna

The Complex Systems Society is funding two fellowships covering the registration fee to the School on Advances in Complex Systems. Perspective participants who wish to apply for a fellowship should indicate this in the application form. To receive a fellowship participants are requested to become members of the CSS. Selection will be based on the CV and the motivation letter of the applicants. Selected candidates will be expected to deliver a short talk at the school.

Application form:
Student application: Applications still open
Notification of acceptance: May 2, 2019
Registration (only accepted students): May 30, 2019

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published on 1/15/2019