COMSOTEC WORKSHOP 2018

Welcome to the 4th Annual Workshop on Complex Sociotechnical Systems! The workshop is an interdisciplinary meeting point for scientists working on the economic and social sciences, complexity science and information and communication technologies. It offers a stimulating and interesting opportunity to present and discuss the last theoretical and applied advances of this multidisciplinary field.

REGISTRATION

Registration deadline : 12 march 2018
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CALL FOR PARTICIPATION

Submission deadline: 8 March 2018
Notification of acceptance: 9 March 2018.
The 4th Annual Workshop on Complex Sociotechnical Systems welcomes submission of abstracts for original contribution. Abstracts are to be sent electronically to comsotec.zaragoza@gmail.com and can belong to any of the following tracks:
Track A. Research: Share and present your most recent contribution to this field.
Track B. Projects Slam: Let us know about your ongoing projects in an attractive way.
Track C. Brainstorming: Share your ideas in a compelling manner to find partners to your newborn projects.

Venue

The meeting will take place at the University of Zaragoza (Main Campus in Plaza San Francisco), in the room "Sala de grados" of the Faculty of Sciences. Click here to open map.

Zaragoza is the capital of the autonomous community of Aragon, Spain. It lies by the Ebro river and its tributaries, the Huerva and the Gállego, roughly in the center of both Aragon and the Ebro basin. The city is famous for its folklore, local gastronomy, and landmarks such as the Basílica del Pilar, La Seo Cathedral and the Aljafería Palace.

The University of Zaragoza was founded in 1542 and it has over 40,000 students in its 22 faculties. The Zaragoza campus is divided into five different locations throughout the city. Campus Plaza San Francisco is the largest of the five locations and is home to a majority of the university colleges and departments in Zaragoza.

Program

How to reach Zaragoza

Car

Zaragoza has an excellent communication network, and is linked by motorways to Madrid (A2), Barcelona (AP-2), Bilbao (AP-68) and Valencia (A23).

Bus

Zaragoza is connected by bus to the main Spanish cities. The bus station is located next to the train station "Estación de Delicias". You can search the routes and timetables in the web site of the Spanish bus company ALSA.

Railway

Zaragoza has a railway station (Estación de Delicias), with high-speed connection to Madrid and Barcelona (AVE train). The railway station is at the same place as bus and taxi stops, and car rental services. Timetable information can be obtained at the Spanish Railway Company website.

Airport
The airport is situated 9 km from the city. At present, there are regular flights to some Spanish and European cities. Connections from the airport to the city are by bus and taxi. You can make a flight search in the web sites of the companies that operate with the Zaragoza airport.

Accommodation

 

The main hotels are located in the heart of Zaragoza, in Zona Centro. Zaragoza boasts a wide range of optimal accommodation options. Some of them are:

HOTEL ALFONSO

HOTEL SILKEN REINO DE ARAGÓN

HOTEL PALAFOX

HOTEL ORIENTE

HOTEL NH CIUDAD DE ZARAGOZA

HOTEL MELIÁ ZARAGOZA

HOTEL IBIS ZARAGOZA CENTRO

Social Dinner

 

The social dinner will take place on Wednesday, March 21 at 9:00 p.m. at Restaurante Contigo Pan y Cebolla. Address: Telesforo Peromarta, 4. Click here to open the map.

Organizing Committee


Carlos Gracia Lázaro (BIFI Institute)

Luis Mario Floria (Department of Condensed Matter Physics, UNIZAR and BIFI Institute)

Yamir Moreno (BIFI Institute & Department of Theoretical Physics, UNIZAR)

Sandro Meloni (BIFI Institute and Department of Theoretical Physics, UNIZAR)

Felipe M. Cardoso (BIFI Institute)

Alberto Aleta (BIFI Institute)

Jesus Gomez-Gardeñes (Department of Condensed Matter Physics, UNIZAR and BIFI Institute)

Institute BIFI
Institute BIFI

University of Zaragoza

    Contact

    Address
    Complex Systems & Networks Lab (COSNET)
    Institute BIFI
    Edificio I+D
    c/ Mariano Esquillor s/n
    50018 Zaragoza (Spain)
    Questions