Benoit Mahault (Universite Paris Sud; Los Alamos National Laboratory)
A singular conversation between artist James Drake and incoming SFI President David Krakauer will unfold August 5 in Santa Fe, in conjunction with the first public reading from SFI Trustee Cormac McCarthy’s new novel The Passenger.
Balancing Foraging and Predation: The Evolution of Collective Behavior in Fish
Total Information Flow in Stochastic Networks
Heterogeneity Within Self Organizing Animal Groups
Social Norms and Wikipedia
Message-Passing Algorithms for Statistical Analysis
Social influence in a world of King Oedipus
Taylor Martin (Sam Houston State University)
Meta-Sorting as an Exploration of the Space of Algorithms
Studying disease underreporting using population genetics
Neil Johnson (University of Miami)
John Pepper (National Cancer Institute; SFI External Professor)
August 25 - 27, 2015 - Santa Fe Institute - Santa Fe, New Mexico
Baruch Meerson (Racah Institute of Physics, Hebrew University of Jerusalem)
Jennifer Dunne, Vice President for Science, Santa Fe Institute.
Darryl Holm (Imperial College)
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
CreativeMornings Santa Fe brings together the creative communities in Santa Fe and Albuquerque for a monthly breakfast lecture series. From design legends to hometown heroes, speakers are selected by each chapter based on a global theme. For October, the theme is "SHOCK," and will feature SFI Omidyar Fellow Sam Scarpino among others.
Leslie Valiant (Harvard University)
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 12 through November 14, 2015
Santa Fe, New Mexico
Co-organized with David Krakauer, incoming SFI President; Bill Miller, Chair Emeritus, SFI Board of Trustees and Chairman/CIO of LMM, LLC.; Michael Mauboussin, Chair, SFI Board of Trustees and Managing Director/Head of Global Financial Strategies at Credit Suisse; Chris Wood, SFI VP of Administration and Director of the Business Network
Touching a Nerve: The Self as Brain
Patricia Churchland is a Canadian-American philosopher and author of Touching a Nerve: The Self as Brain. Churchland was a 1991 MacArthur Fellow and currently teaches at the University of California, San Diego and at the Salk Institute.
Computer algorithms that make human-quality short fiction, poetry, and dance music is the objective of a new Turing test-style competition and prize in creative intelligence.
A working group at SFI this week aims to further the linkages between experiment and theory in immune cell motility, or movement.
A singular conversation between artist James Drake and incoming SFI President David Krakauer will unfold August 5 in Santa Fe, in conjunction with the first public reading from SFI Trustee ...
In November SFI will co-host the 2015 Systems Analysis conference in Austria.
A diverse collection of social and natural scientists, archeologists, and historians are at SFI to share data and techniques for quantitatively comparing ancient and pre-modern cities.