News & Events

27.02.2015 | Talks

Prof. Helbing will give a talk at "Jahrestagung der DPG" at Berlin on 16th March 2015

Topic of the talk which will take place from 09:30–10:00 will be "A Planetary Nervous System to Measure and Understand Our Society". Read more 

26.02.2015 | Media Responses

EU Horizon Magazine: Open data could turn Europe’s digital desert into a digital rainforest

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The interview with Professor Dirk Helbing has been published in "HORIZON - The EU Research & Innovation Magazine" on February 2nd, 2015. Read more 

24.02.2015 | Talks

Dirk Helbing's talk at the "Law & Robots Workshop" in Basel on 12th March, 2015

Professor Helbing will have a short talk and will take a part during a podium disscusision at the "Law & Robots Workshop" in Basel on March 12, 2015. Read more 

24.02.2015 | Talks

Dirk Helbing keynote speaker at Swiss Thematic Workshop in Brussel on March 4, 2015

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Professor Helbing will be the keynote speaker at the "Swiss Thematic Workshop" in Brussel on 4th March 2015.   Read more 

20.02.2015 | Conferences and Workshops

Upcoming international workshop "Data-driven Self-regulating Systems" in Rome, Italy.


Evangelos Pournaras and Izabela Moise will organize a Workshop on 24-26 August 2015 in Rome, Italy. Read more 

20.02.2015 | COSS Professorship

Student Assistant positions: Mobile Middleware Systems for Distributed Social Mining

We are looking for student assistants with a background in software engineering, computer systems, computer networks or distributed systems. Read more 

19.02.2015 | Talks

Prof. Helbing will have a keynote talk at the Herrenhausen Conference "Big Data in a Transdisciplinary Perspective" in Hannover, 26th March 2015

Dirk Helbing will give a keynote talk on Thursday, 26 March 2015 at Session 4 - Coping with Big Data at 2:30 p.m. Read more 

18.02.2015 | Talks

Dirk Helbing will talk on "ISIS Summit Vienna 2015" in June 2015

Professor Helbing will give a talk at Conference of The International Society for Information Studies (ISIS) which will take a place at Vienna University of Technology, on June 3-7, 2015. Read more 

26.01.2015 | Media Responses "2015: What do you think about machines that think?"

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Dirk Helbing answers the annual question of the digital magazine Edge.   Read more 

13.01.2015 | COSS Professorship

New Name, New Website

New Name, New Website - SOMS is now COSS

To reflect the broader scope of our research the "Chair of Sociology, in particular of Modeling and Simulation" (SOMS) has been renamed to "Professorship of Computational Social Science" (COSS). At the same time we have adopted the new webdesign of the ETH Zurich. Read more 

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