CCSE Launch Event

1:00 - 3:15pm

Babbio Center – Altorfer Auditorium


Complex Systems and Enterprises – A National Priority

Perspectives on Complexity

  • Dr. John Casti, Director, The X-Center, Vienna, Austria

National Security – As a Complex Evolving Socio-technical System

  • Dr. Ruth David, President and CEO, ANSER Corporation

Emergence and Complexity in Financial Systems

Bio-Innovation at Stevens

  • Dr. Peter Tolias, Professor, Stevens Institute of Technology

Healthcare Informatics 

  • Dr. Mark Braunstein, Professor, Georgia Institute of Technology

Panel: Complex Systems and Enterprises

  • Moderated by Professor William Rouse

3:15 - 4:30pm

Financial Systems Thread

(Hanlon Babbio 4th floor)

Healthcare Science and
Systems Thread

(Babbio 122)

Defense Systems Thread -CSR

(Babbio 6th Floor)

Lead: Prof. Khaldoun Khashanah

Lead: Prof. Peter Tolias

Lead: Dean Michael Bruno

4:45 – 5:45pm

Alexander Crombie Humphreys Chair Celebration - Babbio Center – Altorfer Auditorium

  • Welcome and Introduction - Professor and Provost George Korfiatis
  • Alexander Crombie Humphreys Chair Lecture – Professor William Rouse
  • Presentation of the Stevens Institute of Technology Chair Medallion -  President Nariman Farvardin

6:00 – 6:30pm

Cocktail Reception – Babbio Center Atrium

6:30 – 8:00pm

Paradoxes of Complexity: History, Meaning, Beauty  – Babbio Center – Altorfer Auditorium
Led by: Lisa Dolling, Dean, College of Arts and Letters