Applying complexity science to real-world problems

What is WICI?

The Waterloo Institute for Complexity & Innovation (WICI) is a research hub that promotes the rigorous transdisciplinary study of innovation within — and the resilient and beneficial transformation of — the complex adaptive systems essential to human well-being.

  1. Feb. 27, 2018WICI Talk - Dr. Carla Restrepo: From sandpiles to real mountains - Complex dynamics of tropical mountainscapes mediated by landslidesDr. Carla Restrepo

    Dr. Carla Restrepo is a Professor at the College of Natural Sciences, Biology, UPR, Puerto Rico.

    She will be presenting her WICI Talk : "From sandpiles to real mountains - Complex dynamics of tropical mountainscapes mediated by landslides" on February 27, 2018 at 2 p.m. in the Davis Centre Rm.1302.  

  2. Mar. 27, 2018Poetry and Complexity: readings and conversation between Madhur Anand (Director of WICI & poet), Roald Hoffmann (Nobel prize-winning scientist & poet), and Rae Armantrout (Pulitzer prize-winning poet)Poetry & Complexity Poster

    Join us for the WICI Poetry & Complexity event on Tuesday, March 27, 2018.

    Time:   4:00 - 6:00 p.m.

    Venue:  University of Waterloo,  Davis Centre.  Room 1301.  

  3. Apr. 24, 2018WICI Talk - Dr. Ricard Solé : "Synthetic evolutionary transitions: from cells to brains and ecosystems"Ricard Solé

    Join us for Dr. Ricard Solé's WICI Talk: "Synthetic evolutionary transitions: from cells to brains and ecosystems"

    Dr. Ricard Solé is a Professor, at the Complex Systems Lab, in Barcelona Biomedical Research Park, Universitat Pompeu Fabra.   He will present on April 24th, 2018, in DC 1302 at 2:00 p.m.

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