IACS Seminars

The IACS Seminar series will resume on Friday, Sept. 18, 2015.


IACS seminars are generally held every other Friday during the academic year, and are free and open to the public. Lunch is served at 12:30pm on a first-come, first served basis, with the seminar beginning promptly at 1pm. Unless otherwise indicated, all seminars will be held in Maxwell Dworkin G115.

The upcoming fall seminar series will delve into a variety of topical issues including, smart city design, the tension between metadata collection and privacy, understanding the behavioral and social dynamics of urban neighborhoods, and applications in the field of astronomy.

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Confirmed speakers, include:

Pavlos Protopapas, IACS Scientific Program Director

Sasha Rush, Professor of Computer Science, Harvard University

Daniel T. O’Brien, Professor of Public Policy and Urban Affairs and Criminology and Criminal Justice, Northeastern University

Eugene Stanley, Professor of Biomedical Engineering/Physics, Boston University

Fall Seminar Dates:

Friday, Sept 18

Friday, Oct 2

Friday, Oct 16

Friday, Oct 23

Friday, Oct 30

Friday, Nov 6

Friday, Nov 13
Friday, Nov 20

2014-15 IACS Seminars

2013-14 IACS Seminars
2012-13 IACS Seminars
2011-12 IACS Seminars