Workshop by FuturICT in conjunction with MIT Media Lab during AAAS - 2013 AAAS Annual Meeting | FuturICT Events of Interest |

AAAS 2013 Annual Meeting The Beauty and Benefits of Science


---------->7/1/2012 Update

The meeting is organized along with the AAAS meeting (


Workshop Organizers:

Anna Carbone (Politecnico di Torino, Italy)

Alex ‘Sandy’ Pentland (MIT Media Lab, USA)



Albert Lazlo Barabasi (Northeastern University, USA)

Damon Centola (MIT, USA)

Dirk Helbing (ETH Zurich, Switzerland)

Cesar Hidalgo (Harvard University, USA)

Ramesh Jain (University of California, Irvine)

David Lazer (Harvard University, USA)

Gene Stanley (Boston University, USA)

Alex Vespignani (Northeastern University, USA)


More information on this workshop can be downloaded here:





-----> 3/12/2012 Original posting

The 2013 AAAS Annual Meeting in Boston (14-18February 2012) will highlight the “unreasonable effectiveness” of the scientific enterprise in creating economic growth, solving societal problems, and satisfying the essential human drive to understand the world in which we live.


FuturICT will be holding a Workshop at MIT MEDIA LAB 13-14 February in conjunction with the Annual Meeting. Meet Sandy Pentland, Dirk Helbing & others from FuturICT. For further information contact