PTOS presents a Santa Fe Institute event

Date: 16 April 2024 01:00 PM to 02:00 PM



The PTOS Education Committee proudly presents:

Searching for Order in the Complexity of Evolving Worlds:

Complex Adaptive Systems & the Santa Fe Institute

Tuesday, April 16 from 1-2pm ET

Presented by Chris Kempes and Leah Brennan-Magidson


The Santa Fe Institute is an independent, nonprofit research and education center dedicated to the study of complex adaptive systems. Their researchers endeavor to understand and unify the underlying shared patterns in complex physical, biological, social, cultural, technological, and even possible astrobiological worlds. They will provide a brief overview of their history, mission, research goals, and their educational offerings, including their online learning platform ComplexityExplorer.org.




Chris Kempes is Resident Faculty at the Santa Fe Institute. He is a scientist who works at the intersection of physics, biology, and society. Chris' work focuses on a wide range of topics from ecology to the structure of human organizations to how innovations are generated in complex systems.


Leah Brennan-Magidson is the Online Education Program Manager at the Santa Fe Institute. She administers the Institute’s online education offerings, including ComplexityExplorer.org.


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Questions?  Please contact Cathy at catherine.loikith@uspto.gov


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