Autonomous Agents

FG   August 15, 2010   Comments Off on Autonomous Agents

Stuart Kauffman Topic: Autonomous Agents QuickTime Movies and MP3s Video shot at relatively high contrast. Audio is decent. Video streams well in Netscape. May not stream in IE. For best results, load the URL’s below directly in Quicktime Player and zoom to full screen. Movie Part 1 – 18 min… Read more »

Computer modelling, Web 2.0, and Second Life

FG   January 17, 2008   Comments Off on Computer modelling, Web 2.0, and Second Life

Ken Kahn Oxford University and the London Knowledge Lab TITLE: Modelling4All: The intersection of computer modelling, Web 2.0, and Second Life LOCATION: 624 Agua Fria Conference Room TIME: Thursday, Jan 17, 12:30p Lunch will be available for purchase for $5 ABSTRACT: The recently completed Constructing2Learn Project ( http://dfl.cetis.ac.uk/wiki/index.php/Constructing2Learn) at Oxford… Read more »

Life, Energy, and the Unity of Nature

FG   December 19, 2007   Comments Off on Life, Energy, and the Unity of Nature

** Note special time 1:30p ** SPEAKER: John Whitfield Science Writer, author of In the Beat of a Heart: Life, Energy, and the Unity of Nature TITLE: D’Arcy Thompson – Science’s Most Successful Failure LOCATION: Wednesday, December 19, 1:30p Lunch will be available for purchase for $5 ABSTRACT: When D’Arcy… Read more »

Working with Visualization and Systems Thinking Tools

FG   December 14, 2007   Comments Off on Working with Visualization and Systems Thinking Tools

Mohammad Mojtahedzadeh, Rod MacDonald Attune Group, Inc Albany, NY TITLE: Working with Visualization and Systems Thinking Tools in Spreadsheet for Better Results LOCATION: Redfish Conference Room, 624 Agua Fria Street, Santa Fe NM TIME: Friday, December 14, 12:30p Lunch will be available for purchase for $5. ABSTRACT: The use of… Read more »

Chasing the Pipedream

FG   October 31, 2007   Comments Off on Chasing the Pipedream

Stephen Guerin Owen Densmore Redfish Group TITLE: Chasing the Pipedream: an informal chat on near-future agent-based modeling and visualization toolsets LOCATION: Redfish Conference Room, 624 Agua Fria Street, Santa Fe NM TIME: Wednesday, October 31, 12:30p Lunch will be available for purchase for $5 ABSTRACT: We will demonstrate some recent… Read more »

Learning Dynamics

FG   October 11, 2007   Comments Off on Learning Dynamics

** note special day and time ** LOCATION: Redfish Conference Room, 624 Agua Fria Street, Santa Fe NM TIME: Thursday, October 11, 10:30a-12:30p Light snack and coffee will be served FIRST TALK Learning Dynamics: Lessons from Attractor Reconstruction Polemnia G. Amazeen, Eric E. Hessler, & Jamie C. Gorman Arizona State… Read more »

Building Simply with Google SketchUp

FG   September 26, 2007   Comments Off on Building Simply with Google SketchUp

Shawn Barr Clark University / Redfish Group TITLE: Building Simply with Google SketchUp TIME: Wednesday, September 26, 12:30p LOCATION: Redfish Conference Room, 624 Agua Fria Street Lunch will be available for $5 Abstract: Google SketchUp is free software tool that is useful for creating 3-D models. SketchUp provides a toolbox… Read more »

Health Insurance Markets and the Uninsured

FG   September 5, 2007   Comments Off on Health Insurance Markets and the Uninsured

Jim Hayes TITLE: Hedging Complex and Chaotic Private Health Insurance Markets and the Uninsured TIME: Wednesday, September 5 and 12, 12:30p LOCATION: Redfish Conference Room, 624 Agua Fria Street, Santa Fe NM Lunch will be available for $5 purchase ABSTRACT: Jim was seduced by the dark side of economics to… Read more »

Sample Hollywood Production Workflows

FG   August 17, 2007   Comments Off on Sample Hollywood Production Workflows

Cory Strassburger Helix Studios, Los Angeles TITLE: Sample Hollywood Production Workflows: An informal chat on visualization from the practicioners perspective TIME: Friday, August 17 1p LOCATION: Redfish Conference Room, 624 Agua Fria Street, Santa Fe, NM Lunch will be available for $5 purchase ABSTRACT: Cory will informally present a collection… Read more »

Informal Chat on Agent-Based Modeling

FG   August 13, 2007   Comments Off on Informal Chat on Agent-Based Modeling

Robert Axtell External Faculty, Santa Fe Institute Professor, George Mason University, Krasnow Institute for Advanced Study, Krasnow Institute for Advanced Study TITLE: Informal Chat on Agent-Based Modeling and Generative Social Science TIME: Monday, August 13 10:30am *** note special day and time LOCATION: Redfish Conference Room, 624 Agua Fria Street,… Read more »