SICSS-Paris

June 20 to July 1, 2022 | Institut Polytechnique de Paris

Schedule & Materials

Sunday June 19, 2022 - What are Computational Social Sciences?
  • 14:00 - 18:00 Arrival at Residency

  • 18:30 - 21:00 Welcome Dinner

Monday June 20, 2022 - What are Computational Social Sciences?
  • 09:30 - 10:30 Lecture (Étienne Ollion)

  • 10:30 - 11:00 Logistics

  • 11:00 - 12:00 Getting to Know Each Other

  • 12:00 - 13:30 Lunch Break

  • 13:30 - 14:30 Étienne Ollion: Ethics in Scraping

  • 14:45 - 16:30 Paola Tubaro: The Ethics of AI – Micro-tasking and Micro-Workers

  • 16:30 - 17:00 Coffee Break

  • 17:00 - 18:30 Matthew Salganik: The (Un)Predictability of Life Outcomes

Tuesday June 21, 2022 - How is the Web Written and How to Collect Data on it?
Wednesday June 22, 2022 - Scraping Structured Formats
Thursday June 23, 2022 - Scraping Unstructured Formats
Friday June 24, 2022 - Natural Language Processing
Saturday June 25, 2022 - off-day
Sunday June 26, 2022 - off-day
Monday June 27, 2022 - Natural Language Processing
  • 09:30 - 12:00 Lecture (Germain Gauthier)

  • 12:00 - 14:00 Lunch Break

  • 14:00 - 16:30 Group Projects

  • 16:30 - 17:00 Coffee Break

  • 17:00 - 18:30 David Garcia: Validating Social Media Emotion Measurement Across Levels of Behavior

Tuesday June 28, 2022 - Natural Language Processing
  • 09:30 - 12:00 Lucas Girard: Measuring Ideological Segregation from Text

  • 12:00 - 14:00 Lunch Break

  • 14:00 - 16:30 Group Projects

  • 16:30 - 17:00 Coffee Break

  • 17:00 - 18:30 Ivaylo Petev: The Economic Penalty of Discrimination – Evidence from Online Platforms

Wednesday June 29, 2022 - Agent-Based Modeling
  • 09:30 - 12:00 Lecture (Gianluca Manzo)

  • 12:00 - 14:00 Lunch Break

  • 14:00 - 16:30 Group Projects

  • 16:30 - 17:00 Coffee Break

  • 17:00 - 18:30 Gloria Gennaro: Randomized Digital Experiments

Thursday June 30, 2022 - Social Experiments in a Digital World
  • 09:30 - 12:00 Lecture (Marc Keuschnigg)

  • 12:00 - 14:00 Lunch Break

  • 14:00 - 16:30 Group Projects

  • 16:30 - 17:00 Coffee Break

  • 17:00 - 18:30 Guillaume Hollard: TBA

  • 19:00 - 22:00 Farewell Dinner

Friday July 1, 2022 - Final day
  • 09:00 - 12:00 Presentations

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