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CAPS 2018

CAPS 2018


Organizer: Journal for Policy and Complex Systems
Host: George Mason University
Sponsor: University of North Carolina at Charlotte, Computational Social Science Society of Americas
Location: George Mason University – Arlington, VA Campus

April 18 – 20, 2018

CAPS 2018 is the second International Conference on Complexity and Policy Studies. This is a cross-disciplinary conference for research in which the tools of Complex Systems are used to examine a wide range of policies and procedures that promote, emphasize, contribute to, improve, or otherwise positively affect society. This scope includes new definitions, measures, and methodologies for tracking, understanding, and predicting impacts and trends, data sets, analytical methods, actors and populations, dynamic models, or social-level analysis.

Topics of modeling and simulation include, but are not limited to:

Access to Education Dynamics of Trust, Social Norms, Reputation, and Opinion Poverty
Access to Healthcare Ecology Public Policy
Conflict Resolution and Cooperation Economic Mobility Simulation Software and Computational Frameworks
Coupled Human-Natural Systems Economy Smart Cities
Diffusion of Innovations Efficiency Social Media
Digital Divide Group Decision and Collective Behaviors Social Networks
Digital Humanities Justice and Fairness Socio-Economic and Financial Networks
Dynamic Human Behavior Model Replication, Verification, and Validation Sustainability

Keynote Speaker
David Sloan Wilson

Program Committee: Mirsad Hadzikadic, Liz Johnson, Ted Carmichael, Dave Dixon, Martin Schmidt, Bernard Ricca, Jessica Lee, Ivan Garibay, Elizabeth von Briesen,         N. Gizem Bacaksizlar, Joe Brewer

Submission format: Please submit papers of up to 10 pages.

Submissions due: December 31, 2017

Submissions at: https://easychair.org/conferences/?conf=caps2018

More details at: www.CAPSconference.org