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SBP-BRiMS 2019

2019 International Conference on Social Computing, Behavioral-Cultural Modeling, & Prediction and Behavior Representation in Modeling and Simulation 

July 9-12, 2019,

Lehman Auditorium, George Washington University, Washington DC, US


Keynote Speakers:
John Solerno, PhD
Principal, Special Projects Engineer, Exelis Inc
Former Principal Computer Engineer, US Air Force

Eric Rasmussen, MD, MDM, FACP

 CEO for Infinitum Humanitarian Systems (IHS), 
 Research Prof., Environmental Security & Global Medicine, San Diego State University   Instructor in disaster medicine in Germany and China


There will be eight three-hour tutorials. Can register to attend only tutorials, without attending the main conference. All tutorials will be held on June 9, 2019.

Cost of tutorials:

  • With Conference Registration
    • $15 each or $20 for 2 or $25 for 3
  • Without Conference Registration
    • $50 each or $70 for 2 or $75 for 3
  1. Deep Reinforcement Learning
    • Alina Vereshchaka
    • Wen Dong
  2. Applying the Sequential Monte Carlo Method of Particle Filtering with Dynamic Models: Theory, Implementation and Best Practices
    • Nathaniel Osgood
  3. Social Network and Social Media Analytics in ORA
    • Jeff Reminga
  4. An Introduction to Mesa
    • Jacqueline Kazil
  5. From Texts to Networks to Maps
    • L. Richard Carley
  6. Researching Human Behaviour using Smartphones and Wearables: A Hands-On Introduction
    • Mohammad Hashemian
    • Nathaniel Osgood
  7. Understanding Disinformation Campaigns
    • David Beskow
    • Kathleen M. Carley
  8. Intro to ABM through Modeling Opinion Dynamics
    • Dale Frakes

Other Special Activities:

Summary on recent National Research Council  (NRC) Decadal Survey

Federal Funding Agencies Panel 

SBP-BRIM Challenge Problems  on  Opioid Crisis, and  on Disinformation

SBP-BRIM Doctoral Consortium 

Demos  (Entries are still being accepted)  

SBP-BRiMS 2019
July 9-12 | Washington, D.C.

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