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Understanding Large-scale Smartphone Usage

10 November 2022

The IWOPS IV hosted by Ending Pandemics in Cambodia promotes the establishing Participatory Disease Surveillance as a standard of practice for disease prevention and control across human, animal and environmental health, i.e., One Health.

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ISI Foundation Senior Researcher Daniela Paolotti is giving a seminar about “Participatory surveillance in the time of COVID-19”, Tuesday 11th October 2022 at the COVID CRISIS LAB - SEMINAR SERIES, Bocconi University

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Prof. Alessandro Vespignani has been appointed as the new President of ISI Foundation.

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ISI Foundation Scientific Director Ciro Cattuto is invited speakers at the conference on  "Digital For Good - Challenges of the digital revolution for the social sector " organized by the Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation, Lisbon on October 4th, 2022.

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ISI Gender and Equality Plan (GEP)

ISI Foundation strongly believes that ensuring an equal and inclusive work is fundamental.<br>For this reason, ISI decided to implement this Gender and Equality Plan (GEP) to reduce gender inequalities and to enhance diversity.<br><br>

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Structural Microfoundations of the Society

28 September 2022

ISI Foundation @ CCS2022

ISI Foundation will join CCS 2022 with researchers, with an invited talk on "Evidence of pandemic fatigue associated with stricter tiered COVID-19 restrictions" presented by the ISI Senior Researcher Laetitia Gauvin and a Satellite on "COMPLEX SYSTEMS FOR THE MOST VULNERABLE - 5TH EDITION" &nbsp;organized by ISI Senior Researcher Daniela Paolotti together with Elisa Omodei (Central European University) and Michele Tizzoni (University of Trento).

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7 July 2022

Diversity & Inclusion

Diversity &amp; Inclusion é la nuova iniziativa nata dalla collaborazione tra #OGRTorino, Talent Garden, Fondazione ISI e Unione Industriali Torino per elaborare nuove strategie e costruire una società sempre più aperta ed equa.

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Informal Workshop

The Data Science for Social Impact team is organizing a morning of informal talks to give everybody the chance to listen to the amazing guests we are having at ISI for the months of May and June. The talks will happen on May 24th in the morning at ISI premises

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GLEAMviz 7.2 released

We are happy to announce the new release of the GLEAMviz Simulator, which features a complete redesign of the graphical engine components used in the Visualization Dashboard.

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La Legge Finanziaria per il 2022 prevede la possibilità di destinare il 5 per mille delle tue imposte alla Fondazione ISI, in quanto Ente di Ricerca Scientifica.

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ISI Computational Epidemiology Lab, in collaboration with professor Alessandro Vespignani (Northeastern University) &nbsp;has developed and released the EpiPop simulator, a Web tool that allows to simulate the spreading of an infectious disease on a metapopulation network, and to explore the time evolution of the epidemic.

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The awardees' list of the Lagrange Applied research scholarships 2021 is available here

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In a new paper &nbsp;out in Communications Physics, a scientific team led by Dr. Guillaume St-Onge (Université Laval) and coordinated by Prof. Laurent Hébert-Dufresne (University of Vermont) and including ISI Foundation Senior Research Scientist Giovanni Petri, develops a novel mathematical framework based on approximate master equations to study contagions on hypergraphs characterize by heterogeneity in the size of the groups defining the interactions and in the number of groups a node is part of.

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È aperto fino al 18 febbraio 2022 il bando per 8 borse di ricerca applicata del Progetto Lagrange, ideato, promosso e finanziato dalla Fondazione CRT con il coordinamento scientifico della Fondazione ISI, per creare un ponte fondamentale tra la ricerca accademica e il sistema delle imprese nell'ambito della Data Science e dell'Impatto Sociale

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Progetto Lagrange-Fondazione CRT 2021: disponibile il bando per 8 Borse di Ricerca Applicata in Data Science e Impatto Sociale

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In the latest two years, Covid-19 taught us many things. Among them is the critical role of information diffusion in health emergencies and crisis management.<br>Not only the complexities of science knowledge and the scientific method are difficult to communicate to a broad audience, but the contemporary media context – increasingly dominated by digital social networks – tends to yield extreme oversimplifications, polarized narratives and misinformation spreading, thus leading to a phenomenon that has been frequently called information epidemic, or «infodemic».

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Francesco Bonchi will discuss algorithmic bias and gender discrimination in AI (in italian)

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ISI is a scientific partner of Festival delle Scienze and will be present on November 24, 2021 with the "Alfabeti" an event in collaboration with Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia and Dmitri Tymoczko, Professor at Princton University.

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20 October 2021

Network science helps us to better understand the evolution of the highly interconnected world in which we live, and complex networks have become the main paradigm for modelling the dynamics of interacting systems. However, networks are intrinsically limited to describing pairwise interactions, whereas real-world systems are often characterized by higher-order interactions involving groups of three or more units and complex connections. Higher-order mathematical structures, such as hypergraphs and simplicial complexes, are therefore a better tool to map the real organization of many social, biological and man-made systems.

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Open position

The team at ISI Foundation, which coordinates the development and scientific activities of the Influenzanet network, is looking for a Developer to manage and maintain the deployment of the Influenzanet platform in Italy and several other countries.<br><br>

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During the COVID-19 pandemic, for the first time in an epidemic, it has been possibile to track through digital platforms in real time all the dramatic changes in human behaviors caused by public health advice, stay-at-home orders and self-imposed limitations. Digital traces such as mobile phone data, social media posts, search engine queries, bank transactions have revealed how the pandemic has deeply changed our daily habits, such as mobility patterns and social and economic interactions.

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Open Position

Within the EvoGamesPlus ITN project, we offer 1 fully-funded 3-year position for Early Stage Researchers (ESRs).

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La Strategia Dati Nazionale sta diventando realtà. Il Dipartimento per la trasformazione digitale della Presidenza del Consiglio dei Ministri, insieme ad altri quattordici enti, ha redatto le linee guida di una strategia incentrata sulle esigenze e sui bisogni dei cittadini, nell'ottica di una gestione dei dati pubblici basata sul rispetto dei diritti umani, sulla democrazia e sulla sostenibilità.

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There is a new simple, robust, scaling law in the studies of human travel, that includes a component rarely considered in previous theories: visitation frequency, i.e. the number of trips that someone makes to a location per unit of time. In a new paper recently out in Nature, a team of researchers including former ISI affiliate Michael Szell suggests that the number of visitors to any location decreases as the inverse square of the product of their visiting frequency and travel distance.

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