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The Social Simulation Conference 2017 will explore the theme “Social Simulation for a Digital Society” through stimulating cross-disciplinary research and using applied and methodological tools in a transforming society.
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.
POLIMI team joined the European Community powered events at Maker Faire Rome 2016: the meeting Makers meet EU and the workshop DSI hunt.
The two events aim to present current projects and activities that address the maker movement and the development of social innovation initiatives.
Settimana della Scienza Gallarate (Varese, Italy) 2016 is about “That’s the Future”. It consists in one week of public initiatives and exhibits aimed at putting in contact science with students and citizens, and involves schools, institutions, scientists, research centers, and universities such as LIUC – Università Cattaneo.
In this blog post, we’d like to show our preliminary reflections on the opportunity provided by the analysis of the current trend of digital fabrication-based DIY – or simply of digital DIY – for a better understanding of the acquisition and development of key competences for the next century citizens and workers.