Elisa Bellotti (University of Manchester) will visit BEHAVE from 1 September 2021 to 31 January 2022!

By |2021-06-30T16:46:24+00:00June 30th, 2021|

We are very happy to announce that Dr. Elisa Bellotti (University of Manchester, UK) will visit BEHAVE from 1 September 2021 to 31 January 2022 for joint projects. Elisa will send part of her sabbatical year in our team to work on social networks, gender and science. Elisa is member of the Mitchell Centre for [...]

Online workshop on “SOCIABLE: Social infrastructure and cognitive abilities in an ageing population”, 1 June 2021

By |2021-05-20T17:00:20+00:00May 20th, 2021|

Behave hosts an online workshop on "SOCIABLE: Social infrastructure and cognitive abilities in an ageing population", 1 June 2021. The participation is free upon registration. The programme and instructions are here.

The BEHAVE Summer School on Agent-Based Modelling will take place online on 30 August-12 September 2021!

By |2021-04-12T19:11:53+00:00April 12th, 2021|

THe BEHAVE Summer School on Agent-Based Modelling will take place online on 30 August-12 September 2021! It will include an introductory week, addressed to beginning of agent-based modelling, and an advanced week for participants already familiar with agent-based modelling who wish to lean how to design, run, test, calibrate and validate agent-based models! Participants could [...]

Wojtek Przepiorka talks about “How norms emerge from conventions (and change)” at a NASP International and Interdisciplinary Seminar, on 9 April 2021, 2.30-4.30PM

By |2021-04-08T10:45:24+00:00April 8th, 2021|

Wojtek Przepiorka (Utrecht University, Department of Sociology/ICS) presents a paper entitled "How norms emerge from conventions (and change)" at a NASP International and Interdisciplinary Seminar, on 9 April 2021, 2.30-4.30PM. The seminar will be held online on Zoom. If you are interested to join the seminar, please contact us here to have the link. Abstract. [...]

A session on “The Lab in the Model, the Model in the Lab” at the Social Simulation Fest 2021!

By |2021-03-15T15:14:19+00:00March 15th, 2021|

BEHAVE is involved in organising a session on "The Lab in the Model, the Model in the Lab" at the Social Simulation Fest 2021, which will take place on Tuesday 16 March 2021 at 1:30-4:45 PM (CET). Below you find the programme. For any info, including the registration (free), please visit the event website here. [...]

The results of a BEHAVE online experiment during the first wave of COVID in Italy published in Royal Society Open Science!

By |2021-03-12T15:12:36+00:00March 12th, 2021|

Flaminio Squazzoni and Federico Bianchi from BEHAVE have co-authored a study entitled "Dangerous liaisons: an online experiment on the role of scientific experts and politicians in ensuring public support for anti-COVID measures" which has been recently published in the Royal Society Open Science. The study presents an online experiment run during the first wave of [...]

Watch the opening lecture by Prof. Squazzoni at his Master class in Behavioural Sociology, 23 September 2020

By |2020-09-25T15:42:13+00:00September 25th, 2020|

This is the opening lecture given by Prof. Squazzoni at his Master class in Behavioural Sociology on 23 September 2020. It presents the course and illustrates the approach of behavioural sociology to social research. For any info, see here.

BEHAVE presented in an International Symposium on Social Simulation 2020, 6 August 2020, China

By |2020-08-06T09:51:39+00:00August 6th, 2020|

BEHAVE has been presented in an International Symposium on Social Simulation (ISSS 2020) organised by the Macro Agriculture Research Institute in Wuhan, China on 6 August 2020. Flaminio Squazzoni gave an keynote on the integration of behavioural experiments and agent-based modelling.