Detailed programme

WCSS 2014 Program

Tuesday, November 04, 2014

8:30 - 11:00

BWSS 2014 Workshop

11:00 - 11:30

Coffee-break

11:30 - 13:00 BWSS 2014 Workshop
13:00 - 14:30 Lunch (not included)
14:30 - 16:00 BWSS 2014 Workshop

16:00 - 16:30

Coffee-break

16:30 - 18:30

BWSS 2014 Workshop

18:30 - 19:00

Opening Ceremony

19:00 - 20:30 Invited Talk #1:H. Van DykeParunak
From Statistical Mechanics to Human Society: Multi-Agent Systems and Social Self-Organization."

21:00 - 23:00

Welcome Cocktail Social

Wednesday, November 05, 2014

8:30 - 11:00

 

Technical Session 1
Economics, Finance, and Markets
(Session Chair: Takao Terano)

8:30 - 9:00, Zheyuan Su and Mirsad Hadzikadic, Applications of Complex Adaptive Systems in Portfolio Management


9:00 - 9:30, Andre Veski. Price of Invisibility: Statistics of centralized and decentralized matching markets


9:30 - 10:00, Yoshiharu Maeno, Kenji Nishiguchi, Satoshi Morinaga and Hirokazu Matsushima. Impact of shadow banks on financial contagion


10:00 - 10:30, Kosei Takashima and Shigeaki Ogibayashi. Model Structure of Agent-Based Artificial Economic System Responsible for Reproducing Fundamental Economic Behavior of Goods Market


10:30 - 11:00, Christopher Hughes, Jason Noble and Lorraine Warren. The Regulatory Dilemma: An Agent-based Approach to Policy Making within Innovation Systems


 

11:00 - 11:30

Coffee-break

11:30 - 13:00

 

Invited Talk: ArnaudBanos
Social simulation of complex adaptive spatial systems

 

13:00 - 14:30

Lunch

14:30 - 16:00

 

Technical Session 2
Economics, Finance, and Markets
(Session Chair: Flaminio Squazonni)


14:30 - 15:00, Brais Alvarez-Pereira, Catherine Bale, Bernardo Alves Furtado, Claudius Grabner, Heath Henderson and Francesca Lipari. Inequality and Social Mobility Driving Political Change: Heterogeneity and Mating as Key Elements to the Kuznets Curve


15:00 - 15:30, Davoud Taghawi-Nejad. Transitioning Saudi Arabia for an expat driven economy, to and endogenous wealth creating society


15:30 - 16:00, Yohei Nakayama and Shingo Takahashi. Analysis of Market Signaling with Mutual Learning Agent-Based Model


 

16:00 - 16:30

Coffee-break

16:30 - 18:30


Technical Session 3

Computing, Algorithms, Simulation Methods
(Session Chair: Edward MacKerrow)


16:30 - 17:00, Valery Makarov, Albert Bakhtizin and Nafisa Bakhtizina. Application of Supercomputer Technologies in Agent - Based Models


17:00 - 17:30, Tiziana Assenza, Domenico Delli Gatti and Jakob Grazzini. MUlti-country MABM


17:30 - 18:00, William Rand, Anand Gopal and Balaji Koka. Pure Versus Hybrid Strategies: On Exploring the Limits of Adaptability


18:00 - 18:30, Paulo Cordeiro, Fernando B. De Lima Neto, Luis Menezes and Felipe Alves. WIZARDABSS: a Graphical Tool for Generating Social Simulation Scenarios


 

18:30 - 20:30


Poster Session

(Session Chair: Jaime Sichman)

 

18:30 - 18:40, Sylvie Huet and Guillaume Deffuant. The Leviathan model to study the link between self-opinion and Group Structure

 

18:40 - 18:50, Marcos Aurelio Santos da Silva. Social Theory as a Support for Systemic Socio-territorial Modeling & Simulation

 

18:50 - 19:00, André Martins, Mario Paolucci, Francisco Grimaldo and Ozge Dilaver Kalkan. Simulations, Games and Social Processes in Science

 

19:00 - 19:10, Karen Buchsbaum and Koorosh Farchadi. Bottlenecks, Bridges, and Barriers: Applying Social Network Analysis to Climate Change Adaption Research in Agriculture

 

19:10 - 19:20, João V. M. Miranda, Moshé Cotacallapa and Camilo Rodrigues Neto. London Riots with ABM + GIS

 

19:20 - 19:30, Mhd Irvan, Na Chang and Takao Terano. Taming a Million Learning Agents for a Recommender System through Distributed Computing

 

 

Thursday, November 06, 2014

8:30 - 11:00

Technical Session 4
Stability & Security
(Session Chair: Flaminio Squazzoni)

 

8:30 - 9:00, Carlos Lemos, Helder Coelho and Rui J. Lopes. Agent-Based modeling of protests and violent confrontation: a micro-situational, multi-player, contextual rule-based approach


9:00 - 9:30, Luis Gustavo Nardin, Giulia Andrighetto, Rosaria Conte and Mario Paolucci. From Anarchy to Monopoly: How Competition and Protection Shaped Mafia's Behavior


Business, Commerce, Marketing
(Session Chair: Flaminio Squazzoni)

 

9:30 - 10:00, Yuya Murata, Gaku Yamamoto and Takao Terano. Improving the Performance of Mobile Application Systems through Agent Deployment Strategies in a Distributed Environment


10:00 - 10:30, Chathura Rajapakse and Takao Terano. A Social Simulation Study of Customer Loyalty Formation from a Service-Dominant Logic Perspective


10:30 - 11:00, Jose Manuel Magallanes and Claudio Cioffi-Revilla. Understanding Climate Change Induced Migration in the Central Andes of Peru via Agent-Based Computational Modeling (CHANGED)


 

11:00 - 11:30

Coffee-Break

11:30 - 13:00

 

Invited Talk:Shu-HengChen
Agent-Based Computational Economics and Experimental Economics: A Review ofSome Recent Progresses

 

13:00 - 14:30

Lunch

14:30 - 16:00

 

Technical Session 5
Attitude & Opinion Modeling
(Session Chair: Edward MacKerrow)

 


14:30 - 15:00, Jean-Denis Mathias, Sylvie Huet and Guillaume Deffuant. Bounded Confidence model with fixed uncertainties and extremists: the opinions can keep fluctuating indefinitely


15:00 - 15:30, Huet Sylvie and Deffuant Guillaume. In the Leviathan Model, the average opinion is higher when agents sanction more highly valued people


15:30 - 16:00, Kei-Leo Brousmiche, Jean-Daniel Kant, Nicolas Sabouret, Francis Prenot Guinard and Stéphane Fournier. The role of emotions on communication and attitude dynamics: an agent-based approach


 

16:00 - 20:30

City Tour

21:00 - 23:00

 

Conference Dinner

 

   

Friday, November 07, 2014

9:00 - 11:00
CHANGED 

Technical Session 6
Climate
(Session Chair: Flaminio Squazzoni)

 

9:00 - 9:30, Osama Ibrahim, Aron Larsson and David Sundgren. A Causal Mapping Simulation for Scenario Planning and Impact Assessment in Public Policy Problems - The Case of EU 2030 Climate and Energy Framework


Business, Commerce, Marketing
(Session Chair: Flaminio Squazzoni)

 

9:30 - 10:00, Chapuis Kevin and Kant Jean-Daniel. A multi-agent simulation to study the impact of cognitive profiles on job satisfaction


10:00 - 10:30, Gonzalo Mejia and Cesar Garcia-Diaz. Market-level Effects of Firm-level Adaptation, Intermediation and Cost Heterogeneity in Supply Chains


10:30 -- 11:00, Adrien Querbes. Banned from the Sharing Economy: An Agent-based Model of the Peer-to-Peer Distribution of Consumer Goods


 

11:00 - 11:30

Coffee-Break

11:30 - 13:00

 

Invited Talk: Wagner Meira Jr.
Mining the dynamics of online social networks for real-event prediction

 

13:00 - 14:30

Lunch

14:30 - 16:00

 

Round Table: Social Simulation: Where are we and where are we going to? Current advances and challenges
Edward MacKerrow, Flaminio Squazzoni and Jaime Sichman

 

  Closing Ceremony