International Conference on Synthetic Populations: an inspiring event

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CoeGSS
May 23, 2017 · 2 min read

Our first open conference was focused on the use of synthetic populations in a wide range of fields. We were able to attract world leaders in working with synthetic populations, and participants from CoeGSS mingled with specialists from other centres of excellence. Together with the organisational effort of IMT and the wonderful location and environment, this led to an exchange of experiences and ideas in an unusually creative atmosphere.

In particular, we learned more about:

Back-to-back with the two-day open conference a third, CoeGSS internal, day allowed the consortium a deeper look into the technical side of synthetic populations in a training workshop, and then build on the two days of inspiring meeting of minds to sharpen our profile in view of the midterm review.

We identified story lines that we could share with the review team so as to get its highly valuable — and free! — advice on how to build on them in the next months (and years):


Originally published at coegss.

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EXA — Future Global Systems

Reflections about the societal impact of High Performance Computing & Global Systems Science