IDEAS Meeting

What is the IDEAS Meeting?

The IDEAS meeting gathers people interested in certain topics of Complex Systems Science to develop new research ideas or solutions, which may lead to joint proposals.

General programme:

15:00-15:30 Coffee/tea with cakes
15:30-15:35 Introduction to the speaker (an expert in one field)
15:35-16:00 Introduction to the challenges/problems in a certain topic by the speaker
16:00-16:10 Additional information (funding possibilities) and/or questions
16:10-16:40 Group discussions (developing ideas or solutions)
16:40-17:00 Feedback
17:00 Summary and Closing

Location

Centre for Complex Systems Studies, room 4.16, Minnaert Building, Leuvenlaan 4, 3584 CE Utrecht

Previous meetings:

#4 Topic 'Nature-inclusive farming as a complex socio-ecological system' on Friday 22 June, 15:00-17:00

About the experts in the field
Dr. Jerry van Dijk, researcher from the Copernicus Institute of Sustainable Development, and Geert van der Veer, initiator of the Herenboeren nature-inclusive farming concept.

15:00-15:30 Coffee/tea with cakes
15:30-15:35 Introduction to the speakers (Dr. Brian Dermody, associate member of the CCSS)
15:35-16:00 Introduction to the challenges/problems in nature-inclusive farming as a complex socio-ecological system
16:00-16:10 Additional information (funding possibilities) and/or questions
16:10-16:40 Group discussions (developing ideas or solutions)
16:40-17:00 Feedback

#3 Topic 'Complex dynamics of infectious diseases' on Tuesday 27 March, 15:00-17:00

15:00-15:30 Coffee/tea with cakes
15:30-15:35 Introduction to Patricia Bruijning-Verhagen (Prof. Mirjam Kretzschmar, UMC)
15:35-16:00 Introduction to the challenges/problems in a Complex dynamics of infectious diseases (Dr. Patricia Bruijning-Verhagen, UMC)
16:00-16:10 Additional information (funding possibilities) and/or questions
16:10-16:40 Group discussions (developing ideas or solutions)
16:40-17:00 Feedback

#2 Topic 'Energy System' on Monday 12 February

15:00-15:30 Coffee/tea with cakes
15:30-15:35 Introduction to Pieter den Hamer (Deb Panja)
15:35-16:00 Introduction to challenges in Energy System (Pieter den Hamer)
16:00-16:10 LivingLabs call (Deb Panja)
16:10-16:40 Group discussions (developing ideas or solutions)
16:40-17:00 Feedback
17:00 Summary and Closing

#1 Topic 'Traffic Systems' on Friday 26 January

15:00-15:30 Coffee/tea with cakes
15:30-15:35 Introduction to Dr. Victor Knoop (Henk Dijkstra)
15:35-16:00 Introduction to the challenges/problems in traffic systems by Dr. Victor Knoop (Transport & Planning, TUD)
16:00-16:10 Crossover Call Information (Henk Dijkstra)
16:10-16:40 Group discussions (developing ideas or solutions)
16:40-17:00 Feedback  
17:00 Summary and Closing