International Meeting “Evolutionary Theory: A Hierarchical Perspective”

Presentation of: Eldredge N, Pievani T, Serrelli E, Tëmkin I, eds. (2016). Evolutionary Theory: A Hierarchical Perspective. Chicago: University of Chicago Press. With Telmo Pievani, Ilya Tëmkin, Warren D. Allmon, Gregory Cooper, T. Ryan Gregory, Stefan Linquist, William Miller III, Mihaela Pavlicev, Andrea Parravicini, Francesco Suman, Alejandro Fabregas Tejeda. Organized by: The Hierarchy Group Venues: […]

Interdisciplinary Workshop on Robustness – Engineering Science

Interdisciplinary Workshop on Robustness – Engineering Science Rome, February 5th – 6th, 2015 Part of the Bio-Techno-Practice project See program on Academia.edu Talks: Gabriele Oliva – Robustness: A systems engineering point of view Lorenzo Farina – Robustness through feedback: Benefits and limitations Miles McLeod – Closing rhetorical gaps is healthy for everyone: The robustness of […]

Borzoo Pourabdollahian – Towards a sustainable society through serious gaming

CISEPS – Center for Interdisciplinary Studies in Economics, Psychology and Social Sciences Towards a sustainable society through serious gaming Dr. Borzoo Pourabdollahian Politecnico di Milano Thursday, November 27, 12:00pm Room U6-3143, Piazza dell’Ateneo Nuovo 1, Milano Abstract: The main challenge for societies is to find mechanisms to arouse among their citizens better insights about the […]

Species on the Threshold

Emanuele Serrelli spoke on the relationship between cultural and biological evolution at the conference: La specie sulla soglia: come l’evoluzione culturale cambia i paesaggi della nostra vita Venerdì, 31 Ottobre 2014 16:30 – 19:30 Mostra d’Oltremare, Arena Flegrea, Napoli (Forum Internazionale delle Culture) L’importanza di prendere atto che l’evoluzione sia divenuta soprattutto culturale è una […]

Interdisciplinary Workshop on Robustness

Goal of the workshop is to rise relevant questions as well as to encourage interdisciplinary discussions surrounding the topic of Robustness. 2014, October 14 (09.30) – 16 (17.30) Location Università Campus Bio-Medico di Roma Via Álvaro del Portillo, 21 00128 Roma Programme October 14th 09:30 – 10.30  Plenary Session – Gerald H. Pollack 11.00 – […]

Venice Workshop on Explaining Development

9-10 September 2014 Istituto Veneto di Scienze, Lettere e Arti Palazzo Loredan – Venezia A workshop organized by Alessandro Minelli (University of Padova and Istituto Veneto di Scienze Lettere ed Arti) and Thomas Pradeu (Paris-Sorbonne University and Institut universitaire de France) What is development, and how should it be explained? Conceptual issues play an important role […]

Ilya Tëmkin – Perils and promises of cultural phylogenies: evolution of the Baltic Psaltery

CISEPS – Center for Interdisciplinary Studies in Economics, Psychology and Social Sciences Perils and promises of cultural phylogenies: Evolution of the Baltic Psaltery Ilya Tëmkin National Museum of Natural History (Smithsonian Institution) and NOVA (Northern Virginia Community College) Tuesday, December 17, 2013, 12:00pm Room U6/3061, Piazza dell’Ateneo Nuovo 1, Milano Abstract: The new millennium has brought […]

Malatesta, Schmidt, Squarcina – Not just limits: the geographical boundaries as places of meeting and diffusion of cultural traits

CISEPS – Center for Interdisciplinary Studies in Economics, Psychology and Social Sciences Not just limits: the geographical boundaries as places of meeting and diffusion of cultural traits Stefano Malatesta, Marcella Schmidt di Friedberg, Enrico Squarcina Università di Milano Bicocca May 16th, 2013, 2:30 pm Room U6/3061, Piazza dell’Ateneo Nuovo 1, Milano Abstract: Boundaries are a consolidating […]

Pierluigi Cuzzolin – Fatiche e miserie dell’espressione iuxta propria principia

CISEPS – Center for Interdisciplinary Studies in Economics, Psychology and Social Sciences Fatiche e miserie dell’espressione iuxta propria principia Pierluigi Cuzzolin Università di Bergamo February 28th, 2013, 12pm Room U6/3061, Piazza dell’Ateneo Nuovo 1, Milano Abstract: Nel De rerum natura iuxta propria principia (prima edizione nel 1565) Bernardino Telesio utilizzava questo sintagma per propugnare uno studio […]