Detailed Schedule

12.30-13.30 – Poster exhibition / Lunch

13.45-14.00 – Introduction

Dr Len Thomas (Director of CREEM, University of St Andrews)

14.00-16.45 – Modelling Techniques for Research in Conflict and Terrorism Studies

14.00-14.15: Chair – Mr André Python (CSTPV, University of St Andrews)

14.15-14.45: Speaker 1 – Dr Janine Illian (CREEM, University of St Andrews): ‘Introduction to Modern Statistical Methods in Conflict Research’

14.45-15.30: Speaker 2 – Prof Nils Weidmann (University of Konstanz): ‘Conflict Event Data: Opportunities and Challenges’

15.30-16.15: Speaker 3 – Dr Guido Sanguinetti (University of Edinburgh): ‘Modelling the Afghanistan conflict from the Wikileaks data’

16.15-16.45: Q&A Session

16.45-17.00 – Closing Remarks

Dr Len Thomas (Director of CREEM, University of St Andrews)