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Matrix Seminar: Regan Mandryk, The Science of Social Gaming: A Data-Centric Approach

ECS 660

Please RSVP for zoom link at https://forms.office.com/r/0dEvggZvVQ Title: The Science of Social Gaming: A Data-Centric Approach Abstract: Games have long been used to support social interaction and create shared experiences. Digital games are increasingly being used to form and maintain relationships, and in-game friendships have been shown to help satisfy our need to belong and […]

Emma Ladouceur: Biodiversity Synthesis: Meta-science in a changing world

EOW 430 9882 Ring Rd, Victoria

Please RSVP at this form. Zoom link is available upon RSVP. NOTE: Location change to EOW 430. Abstract Ecosystems and biodiversity are increasingly being impacted by human activities. Detecting and understanding changes in biodiversity is a challenge for a couple of reasons. 1) Transcending the results of an individual study or site within a limited […]

Carson Farmer: Beyond the bubble: Blockchain after the buzz

ECS 660

Please RSVP at this form. Zoom link is available upon RSVP. Abstract: The roller-coaster trajectory of cryptocurrency valuations has captured global attention, often overshadowing the foundational technology that underpins it: the blockchain. In the wake of the recent crypto crash, many critics have been quick to dismiss the entire domain as mere hype and speculation. […]