Conference “DEALING WITH COMPLEXITY IN SOCIETY: FROM PLURALITY OF DATA TO SYNTHETIC INDICATORS” – SECOND CALL FOR PAPERS
CONFERENCE "DEALING WITH COMPLEXITY IN SOCIETY: FROM PLURALITY OF DATA
TO SYNTHETIC INDICATORS" - SECOND CALL FOR PAPERS
The call for papers is open. Extended Deadline: 20 th March, 2015.
ISA-RC55 Mid-term Conference
Padua (ITALY), 17 th and 18 th September, 2015.
The conference will focus on recent developments in synthesizing indicators and, more generally, in quantifying complex phenomena. It will also identify important problems and new research directions in the field of social indicators. The conference will include the round table " The role of composite indicators in the data revolution",
Chair: Enrico Giovannini, and the guest lectures of Alberto Peruzzi ("Much ado about complexity: What remains after noise removal?") and Kenneth Land ("Scalability of composite indices: Complexity complications").
The best papers will be considered for publication in Social Indicator
Research journal (http://www.springer.com/social+sciences/journal/11205).
See http://complexity.stat.unipd.it for more information.
The conference chairs
Giovanna Boccuzzo and Filomena Maggino