Eric Allender (Rutgers University)
Charles Stanish (Director, Cotsen Institute of Archaeology, UCLA; SFI External Professor)
Ishanu Chattopadhyay (University of Chicago)
Adaptive Intervention: Healing with Data
Susan Murphy is a 2013 MacArthur Fellow who teaches Statistics and Psychiatry at the University of Michigan. Murphy is also a principal investigator at the Methodology Center of Pennsylvania State University.
Lincoln Carr (Colorado School of Mines)
New Science. New Horizons.
This annual Science Board Symposium will focus on new SFI faculty, new postdocs and new ideas for science.
Participation is by invitation only.
The Accidental Universe: The World You Thought You Knew
Alan Lightman is a novelist, essayist, physicist and educator. Currently professor of humanities at MIT, he was the first professor there to receive a joint appointment in the sciences and the humanities. Lightman is the author of the international bestseller Einstein’s Dreams, which has been adapted into more than two dozen independent theatrical and musical productions.
The purpose of the Student Prize is to honor outstanding science students who embody the spirit of scientific pursuit and by such recognition, to encourage Santa Fe's students to explore the challenges of science in general. The Teacher Prize acknowledges creativity, originality, academic rigor, and professional excellence. Each prize includes a cash award and a Santa Fe Institute book on complexity science inscribed by SFI co-founder and Nobel Laureate Murray Gell-Mann.
Understanding Genius: The Neuroscience of Extraordinary Creativity
Nancy C. Andreasen MD PhD is a neuroscientist and psychiatrist who studies creativity, schizophrenia, neuroimaging and genomics. She is the Andrew H. Woods Chair of Psychiatry and Director of the Iowa Neuroimaging Consortium at The University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine. She is the author of three widely praised books for the general public, including The Creating Brain: The Neuroscience of Genius.
August 25 - 27, 2015 - Santa Fe Institute - Santa Fe, New Mexico
Jennifer Dunne, Vice President for Science, Santa Fe Institute.
October 13, 2015
Co-organized with Martin Leibowitz, Morgan Stanley, Michael Mauboussin, Credit Suisse and SFI, John Rundle, UC Davis and SFI
Held at Morgan Stanley in New York, NY
Questioning the Science of Gender Difference: A New Perspective
Cordelia Fine is an academic psychologist and writer whose most recent book, Delusions of Gender: The Real Science Behind Sex Differences, was named a Book of the Year by The Guardian and The Washington Post. Fine is an ARC Future Fellow in Psychological Sciences and Associate Professor at the Melbourne Business School, University of Melbourne.
November 5 through November 7, 2015
Santa Fe, New Mexico
Co-organized with David Krakauer, incoming SFI President, Jennifer Dunne, SFI Vice President for Science, and Chris Wood, VP of Administration and Director of the Business Network
Algorithms to Live By
Brian Christian is the author of The Most Human Human: What Artificial Intelligence Teaches Us about Being Alive, a Wall Street Journal bestseller and a New Yorker favorite book of the year. His writing has appeared in The Atlantic, The Guardian and The Paris Review. Tom Griffiths teaches Psychology at the University of California, Berkeley and is Director of the school’s Computational Cognitive Science Lab and Institute of Cognitive and Brain Sciences.
During an SFI Community Lecture March 11 in Santa Fe, MIT's Alex Pentland described ways the mathematical analysis of social networks is fertile ground for understanding human behavior. Watch ...
Register now for SFI's 2015 Short Course — Exploring Complexity in Social Systems and Economics — August 25-27 in Santa Fe.
Following the model of Complex Systems Summer School (CSSS) organized annually at Santa Fe, the India Complex Systems Winter School will be held at IISER Mohali, India.
The Santa Fe Institute again has ranked among the world's top science and technology think tanks.
SFI is playing a leading role in an international scientific conference on complex systems science to be held this fall in Tempe, Arizona.