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3rd Workshop Integrating Qualitative and Quantitative Evidence using Social Simulation, 28-29 May 2020, Southampton, UK

On behalf of the Qual2Rule ESSA SIG organisers, I am happy to inform you the 3rd Workshop on Integrating Qualitative and Quantitative Evidence using Social Simulation will be organised in the period 28-29 May 2020, in Southampton, UK. This is a 2-day event following-up a 1st workshop organised in April 2019, at the Lorentz Centre, the Netherlands and a 2nd workshop organised in November 2019, at the Centre for Policy Modelling, MMU, UK.

The workshop will be preceded on the 27th of May by a half day public seminar/panel discussion simulation community outside our group on a topic to be announced in February.

There will be no charge for the workshop, but advance registration will be required. If you intend to participate in this workshop, please send an email to by the 29th of February. First-come, first-accepted principle applies.

Lunch & refreshments during breaks will be provided free of charge.

The main objectives of this workshop are:

  • to facilitate face to face interaction in order to continue or start collaboration on specific projects (focused publication, grant proposals,
  • journal special issue, further workshops etc.);
    to provide an arena where work progress,
  • results or preliminary drafts of work can be presented in order to receive feedback;
  • to further the strategical development of the field.

The venue details:

University of Southampton,
Highfield Campus, Building 100 (or Centenary Building) Room 5017,
Southampton SO17 1BJ

Travel information:

The nearest airport is Southampton Airport which is served by a direct UniLink bus U1C from in front of the airport to Highfield bus interchange which is 100 meters from Building 100.

The nearest train station is Southampton Airport Parkway, which is in front of the airport. Hence, it is served by the same bus U1C from the airport.

On a normal traffic, the bus journey takes about 20 minutes from the airport to Highfield campus.


If you have any questions or comments, please contact Melania (