“From Data to Knowledge” (3th Annual Knowscape Conference)

 

TIC-partner Mundaneum invites participants at the Third Annual Knowescape Conference of the TD1210 COST action KnowEscape, to be held at the Mundaneum (Mons, Belgium) on October 7-9, 2015. The conference event is part of the exhibition "Mapping Knowledge. Understanding the World through Data" organised at the Mundaneum. The exhibition, to which TD1210 contributed, is part of Mons' European Capital of Culture activities.

 

The main purpose of the event is to trigger interactions between designers, social scientists and applied mathematicians interested in modelling of knowledge dynamics. Invited Speakers include César Hidalgo, Petra Ahrweiler, Frank Schweitzer and many others.

 

More details about the conference can be found here:

http://xn.unamur.be/Mons2015/Website.html

 

Call for papers:

As in the last years, we welcome the submission of abstracts for contributed talks and posters. Short abstracts (between half a page and max two pages) can be submitted on: https://easychair.org/conferences/?conf=datoknow2015

 

Important Dates

 

September 11, 2015: Abstract submission deadline

September 18, 2015: Notification of acceptance and sending out invitations

October 7-9, 2015: Conference

 

Practical information: 

The conference will take place at the Musée Mundaneum, Rue de Nimy 76 Mons.

Rooms have been pre-booked at the nearby BEST WESTERN PLUS Hotel Lido.

More information on http://xn.unamur.be/Mons2015/Website.html