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03 Nov 2020 - 25 Nov 2020
The main aims of the course are to familiarise the participants with the most recent advances in building, analysing and documenting agent-based models of social processes. The course is aimed at PhD level students and early career researchers with prior experience with coding and interest in computational modelling in social science. [...]
09 Nov 2020
As part of their celebration of 50 years of the 1970 British Cohort Study (BCS70), join the Centre for Longitudinal Studies for a live panel that looks at the huge impact of the study on policy in the UK. [...]
30 Nov 2020 - 01 Dec 2020
The theme of the Wittgenstein Centre's 2020 Conference is “Demographic Aspects of the COVID-19 Pandemic and its Consequences”. [...]
Tue
Nov 03
The main aims of the course are to familiarise the participants with the most recent advances in building, analysing and documenting agent-based models of social processes. The course is aimed at PhD level students and early career researchers with prior experience with coding and interest in computational modelling in social science. [...]
Tue
Nov 03
In light of the impact of COVID-19 on the UK, POST and the University of Southampton are re-launching this event as a series of public and closed webinars on migration, that will take place throughout the month of November. [...]
Mon
Nov 09
This online conference marks the launch of the “Migrants and Systemic Resilience Hub” (MigResHub), a joint initiative of the Migration Policy Centre (MPC) at the European University Institute (EUI) in Florence and Migration Mobilities Bristol at the University of Bristol. [...]
Mon
Nov 09
As part of their celebration of 50 years of the 1970 British Cohort Study (BCS70), join the Centre for Longitudinal Studies for a live panel that looks at the huge impact of the study on policy in the UK. [...]
Mon
Nov 09
This online course will introduce students to core demographic and social science methods used in the field of digital and computational demography to interpret digital trace data and advance our understanding of population processes. [...]
Thu
Nov 19
The SAA is very glad to invite you to its webinar series, which proposes an online platform for people interested in the development of sequence analysis and related methods in the social sciences. The webinar offers presentations on newly published articles and submissions to the SAA conference that had to be canceled last June because of the pandemic. Each webinar lasts for 60–75 minutes and brings together two 20-minute presentations on a similar topic followed by 5–10 minute discussions each. At the end, 15 minutes are reserved for a general discussion on the theme. [...]
Mon
Nov 30
The theme of the Wittgenstein Centre's 2020 Conference is “Demographic Aspects of the COVID-19 Pandemic and its Consequences”. [...]
Wed
Dec 02
Although information on individuals has never been so abundant, particularly through administrative databases (registers, censuses, surveys) or private databases (tracking of individuals on the internet or by telephone networks), many populations are partially, or sometimes completely, unaffected by observations and measurements, whether voluntarily or not. A distinction should be made between invisibility and statistical uncertainty. Invisibility concerns categories of persons and/or events that are not or no longer measured or are differently measured. [...]
Thu
Dec 03
The expert workshop on 'Mind the Gap: Critical Perspectives on Migration Theory and Data' will take place on 3-4 December 2020 at Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Brussels, Belgium, and will convene those who work on migration related issues (i.e. international migration, migration flows, drivers of migration, migration scenarios, migration statistics and estimates, immigration, emigration, economic migration, international students, brain drain, family unification, unaccompanied minors, asylum seekers and forced migration, etc). [...]
Mon
Dec 07
The CEPII, LISER and the OECD are jointly organizing the 10th Annual Conference on "Immigration in OECD Countries" on December 7-8, 2020. [...]

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