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Computer Scientist visiting the ICES ASC.

2017-10-12T10:21:05+00:00 October 12th, 2017|

By Shaheen Syed, "Wait, what, Florida?". Indeed, the ICES Annual Science Conference (ASC) 2017 was happening in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. As a Ph.D. candidate in computer science, and being part of SAF21, a Horizon2020 funded fisheries project, I needed to go to the biggest fisheries conference according to my Ph.D. colleagues. What to expect? I don't [...]

MARE, the always-Amsterdam conference: The meeting place for interdisciplinary social scientists in marine resource management

2017-10-06T11:57:18+00:00 October 6th, 2017|

By Theodora Sam, This year I joined the 9th MARE conference, which is a conference held bi-annually always in the city of Amsterdam, at the University of Amsterdam, Roeterseiland campus. The conference provides a platform for researchers, policymakers, organizations, and others interested in the management of marine resources to meet and discuss interdisciplinary social science research [...]

SAF21 in Climathon 2017

2017-10-05T22:06:04+00:00 October 5th, 2017|

Galicia embraces the Climathon challenge 2017 The region will participate as an innovator in Climathon, a global 24-hour climate change hackathon which will take place simultaneously in major cities around the world on 27 October 2017. ClimeFish and SAF21 teams are behind this initiative with the support of CETMAR Foundation, a partner in both projects. Galicia Climathon [...]

Samaneh Heidari presenting an accepted paper at ESSA, Dublin, Ireland

2017-09-25T14:47:34+00:00 September 25th, 2017|

Our SAF21 ESR Samaneh Heidari has got a paper accepted at the Social Simulation Conference 2017 (SSC). It is the 13th Annual Conference of the European Social Simulation Association (ESSA) which is the main European scientific society to promote social simulation and computational social science. The aim of this international conference is to share and foster a [...]

SAF21 @ ICES ASC-17

2017-09-14T08:03:32+00:00 September 14th, 2017|

Like every year, the International Council for the Exploration of the Sea (ICES) organizes the Annual Science Conference, this year to be held in Fort Lauderdale in Florida this September. This is one of the biggest marine science events and the conference covers all types of marine related topics, from impacts of climate change on marine [...]

Lia ní Aodha got a Paper Accepted at ESSA, Dublin, Ireland

2017-09-13T16:47:08+00:00 September 13th, 2017|

Our ESR Lia ní Aodha has got a paper accepted at the 13th Annual Conference of the European Social Simulation Association (ESSA). ESSA is the main European scientific society to promote social simulation and computation social science, and the conference will be held in Dublin this September. She will present her paper, entitled “Ontological Politics in [...]

Modelling social science aspects of fisheries at the Social Simulation Conference 2017

2017-09-11T10:09:56+00:00 September 8th, 2017|

For the third year in a row, in 2017 SAF21 is organizing a special track on modelling social science aspects of fisheries at the Social Simulation Conference (SSC). This is the 13th Annual Conference of the European Social Simulation Association (ESSA) which is the main European scientific society to promote social simulation and computational social science. [...]

Shaheen Syed got a Paper Accepted at DSAA, Tokyo, Japan

2017-10-20T14:41:44+00:00 September 7th, 2017|

Our ESR Shaheen Syed has got a paper accepted at the 4th IEEE International Conference on Data Science and Advanced Analytics. He will present his paper, entitled "Full-Text or Abstract? Examining Topic Coherence Scores Using Latent Dirichlet Allocation" during the conference to be held in Tokyo on 19-21 October 2017. The paper examines how different types [...]