Archivo de Tags ‘complexity’

“Breaking away from the principle that ‘the other’ is an enemy, is a change of mentality that we have to do” says CICS Researcher

Wednesday, 17 October, 2018 |
An outstanding participation had the director and academic of the eResearch Center for Social Complexity (CICS, as its Spanish acronym), Carlos Rodríguez-Sickert, in a new episode of ...


Director of CICS awarded as co-researcher in FONDECYT project

Monday, 10 April, 2017 |
Carlos Rodríguez-Sickert, Director of our center, will be a co-researcher on the FONDECYT project titled An evolutionary explanation to elucidate the common psychological root between cooperation and aggressiveness: The ...


CICS researcher Isabel Behncke will present on the first official TED Talk in Spanish

Monday, 10 April, 2017 |
For the first time in TED history, an official full session of lectures in Spanish will be held at the annual conference in Vancouver, which will be ...


First session of Interdisciplinary Discussions: The Foundations of Human Behavior

Monday, 26 September, 2016 |
The Social Complexity Research Center (CICS) of the Government Faculty at Universidad del Desarrollo, together with the Complex Systems Institute of Valparaiso, will held their First Session of Interdisciplinary ...


CICS is awarded with funds to develop the second phase of a FONDEF Project

Friday, 11 March, 2016 |
After receiving excellent evaluation on the first phase of the project titled “Digital games platform to measure willingness to cooperate in school children”, and a successful application ...


CICS explores neuronal mechanisms of social interactions and publishes findings which can be used in rehabilitation therapy for patients with schizophrenia

Wednesday, 4 March, 2015 |
Dr. Pablo Billeke and Dr. Francisco Zamorano from the Research Center in Social Complexity (CICS) of Universidad del Desarrollo (Sanitago, Chile), conducted the study along with researchers from ...


Carlos Rodriguez-Sickert will be speaking at the International Conference on Experimental Economics in Antigua, Guatemala

Thursday, 26 February, 2015 |
Carlos Rodríguez-Sickert is the co-director of CICS, and he will be speaking at the third annual Conference on Experimental Economics, which is organized by the Vernon Smith ...


Functional Cortical Network in Alpha Band Correlates with Social Bargaining

Wednesday, 8 October, 2014 |
P. Billeke,  F. Zamorano, M. Chavez, D. Cosmelli and F. Aboitiz. PLoS One. DOI: 10.1371. ABSTRACT Solving demanding tasks requires fast and flexible coordination among different brain areas. Everyday examples ...


“Evolutionary Psychology and the Design of Human Reasoning”. Leda Cosmides’s CICS Lecture

Sunday, 10 August, 2014 |
CONFIRM YOUR ASSISTANCE HERE Leda Cosmides is currently Professor of Psychology at the Department of Psychological & Brain Sciences at the University of California (UCBS), also founder and co ...


UDD’s Doctoral Program in Social Complexity Sciences has now begun

Sunday, 10 August, 2014 |
From over 120 applicants, five students were selected to begin Universidad del Desarrollo’s Doctorate in Social Complexity Sciences, which started on August and will have a duration of four ...


Newsletter “Parametro” launches its sixth edition

Tuesday, 29 July, 2014 |
In the sixth edition of “Parametro” (the newsletter of  the Research Area of the School of Government of Universidad del Desarrollo) there are articles on the most important events ...


CICS Lecture Series on urban’s complexity and diversity 2/6: “Cities as organisms, a useful approach for urban sustainability?”

Friday, 21 March, 2014 |
CONFIRM YOUR ATTENDANCE HERE Horacio Samaniego will deliver the second lecture of the CICS Lecture Series on Urban's Complexity and Diversity, titled "Cities as organisms, a useful approach for urban sustainability?" Imagining the "city as an organism" ...


CICS launches its Lecture Series on urban’s complexity and diversity

Tuesday, 4 March, 2014 |
Next Tuesday, 25th March: “Cities as organisms, a useful approach for urban sustainability?”   Miguel Angel Fuentes will deliver the first lecture of the CICS Lecture Series on Urban's Complexity and Diversity, titled "Continuous models ...


CICS’s “Networks everywhere: What does Twitter, our society and brain have in common?” Public Workshop

Monday, 7 October, 2013 |
CONFIRM YOUR ATTENDANCE HERE In this workshop we will present properties of Complex Networks and their implications in our life. Complex Network Theory is a branch of Complexity ...


CICS wins FONDEF IDeA Applied Science grant

Wednesday, 2 October, 2013 |
Through its Research Center for Social Complexity (CICS), the School of Goverment of Universidad del Desarrollo has been granted funds by the FONDEF IDeA Ciencia Aplicada’s second ...


CICS’s “Why do people cooperate? Lessons from experimental game-theory” Public Workshop

Monday, 5 August, 2013 |
CONFIRM YOUR ATTENDANCE HERE In this workshop we will present two game-theoretic models of cooperation: the public good game and the common pool resource game. We will also ...


CICS at the Center for Complexity and Collective Computation

Tuesday, 9 April, 2013 |
Miguel Angel Fuentes will deliver a Research Seminar on Long Range Correlations at the Center for Complexity and Collective Computation. The C4 is one of the research ...