Mapping the World
From open data to crowdsourcing and bottom-up society:
models,algorithms, and applications
July 12-18, 2015, Lipari Island
ETH Zurich, Switzerland
Self-Organization and Self-Optimization of Traffic Flows on Freeways and in Urban Networks [abstract]
ETH Zurich, Switzerland
Central European University, Budapest, HU
Participants will be arranged in a comfortable hotel at very special rates. The conference room
(in the same hotel) is air-conditioned and equipped with all conference materials. Special
areas are reserved to students for the afternoon coursework and study. The island of Lipari can
be easily reached from Milazzo, Palermo, Naples, Messina and Reggio Calabria by
ferry or hydrofoil (50 minutes from Milazzo).
Two kinds of participants are welcome. Students: Participants who are expected to do afternoon courseworks and take a final exam (The grades will be given following the ECTS grading scale). The course will involve a total of 24 hours of teaching. According to our university rules passing the final exam gives right to an equivalent of 6 ECTS credits in any Ph.D. program. Auditors: participants who are not interested in taking the final exam.
Registration fee is 470 Euros. The fee covers the course material, bus+hydrofoil Catania airport-Lipari-Catania airport, social event. Late registration is 570 Euros.
Short Communication Session
Accepted participants may submit an abstract to present their research activity. The abstract should be submitted before 31 May 2015. One page abstract in pdf format to send by email to Ferro Alfredo and cc Alfredo Pulvirenti/Rosalba Giugno.
Applicants must include a short curriculum vitae and specify two professors whom letters of recommendation will be asked to, if deemed necessary. Applicants will be notified about admission by May 29, 2015.
The official language is English.
- Prof. Alfredo Ferro (University of Catania)
- Prof. Dirk Helbing (ETH Zurich)
- Prof. Andrea Rapisarda (University of Catania)
- Dr. Rosalba Giugno (co-director, University of Catania)
- Dr. Alessandro Pluchino (co-director, University of Catania)
- Dr. Alfredo Pulvirenti (co-director, University of Catania)
People interested in receiving further information about the school can contact:
Lipari School Organization
Prof. Alfredo Ferro -- Lipari School secretary
Universita' degli Studi di Catania - Dipartimento di Matematica e Informatica
Citta' Universitaria - Viale A.Doria, 6 - 95125 Catania - ITALY
Tel: +39 095 7383071
Fax: +39 095 7337032 / +39 095 330094