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JOURNAL of SOCIOCYBERNETICS
8th International Conference of Sociocybernetics
COMPLEX SOCIAL SYSTEMS, INTERDISCIPLINARITY AND WORLD FUTURES
Ciudad de México
MÉXICO 23-27 June 2008


—CONFERENCE PROGRAMME—

MONDAY JUNE 23

  • 8:00 - 9:00 Registration

  • 9:00 - 9:30 OPENING
    • o DRA. NORMA BLÁZQUEZ, Directora del Centro de Investigaciones Interdisciplinarias en Ciencias y Humanidades, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México.
      o DR. JOSÉ NARRO ROBLES, Rector, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México
      o DRA. ESTELA MORALES, Coordinadora de Humanidades de la UNAM
      o DR. BERNARD SCOTT, President of the ISA Research Committee 51 on Sociocybernetics
      o DRA. MARGARITA MAASS, Chair of the Local Organising Committee
  • 9:30- 10:00 Lecture by Rolando García

  • 10:00- 10:50 Rolando García UNAM Award
    • o DRA. NORMA BLÁZQUEZ, Centro de Investigaciones Interdisciplinarias en Ciencias y Humanidades (CEIICH), UNIVERSIDAD NACIONAL AUTÓNOMA DE MÉXICO.
      o DR. LUIS FELIPE BOJALIL, Universidad Autónoma Metropolitana, Xochimilco
      o DR. JULIO MUÑOZ, Centro de Investigaciones de Estudios Avanzados del Instituto Politécnico Nacional.
      o VÍCTOR TOLEDO, Centro de Investigaciones en Ecosistemas de la UNIVERSIDAD NACIONAL AUTÓNOMA DE MÉXICO, Morelia Michoacán.
      o DR. JORGE GONZÁLEZ, Programa de Epistemología de las Ciencias y Cibercultur@, CEIICH, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México

  • 10:50-11:50 COCKTAIL

  • SESSION 1 12:10 - 17:40 Chair: Jorge González
    • 12:10 - 12:50 Paper 1. Héctor Zamorano, zamorano@citynet.net.ar “Applying interdisciplinary studies to social systems”
    • 12:10 - 13:30 Paper 2. Octavio González, ogc@xanum.uam.mx “Conceptual referenced systems: an interdisciplinary coordinating instrument”


  • 13:30 - 15:00 LUNCH

    • 15:00 - 15:40 Paper 3. Jesús Marcelo Ramírez Arias ramar@leibniz.iimas.unam.mx
      “The use of information technologies from a complex systems perspective”
    • 15:40 - 16:20 Paper 4. José Amozurrutia, amoz@labcomplex.net
      “Genetic epistemology, basic mathematics and systemic thinking as essential disciplines for social research”

  • 16:20 - 17:00 COFFEE BREAK
    • 17:00 - 17:40 Paper 5. Danie Strauss, dfms@cknet.co.za “The integrating challenge of multidisciplinary perspectives on social systems and a future world”

  • 19:30 Centro Histórico tour


TUESDAY JUNE 24

  • SESSION 2 9:00 - 13:30 Chair: Bernard Hornung

    • 9:00 - 9:40 Paper 6. Carlos Lozano Ascencio carlos.lozano@urjc.es y José Luis Piñuel, pinuel@ccinf.ucm.es “The hegemonic discourse about the truth and communication: what mass media say about social communication”
    • 9:40 - 10:20 Paper 7. Silvia Almanza Márquez, silvia.almanza@ccadet.unam.mx
      “Learning system for innovation: a complex systems framework for less innovating countries”
    • 10:20 - 11:00 Paper 8. Fabio Giglietto, fabio.giglietto@uniurb.it
      “Analyzing user generated content for social science: generational we sense in the Italian blogosphere”


  • 11:00 - 11:30 COFFEE BREAK

    • 11:30 - 12:10 Paper 9 Felipe Lara-Rosano, lararf@servidor.unam.mx
      “A cybernetic model to prevent chaos after rural roads construction”.
    • 12:10 - 12:50 Paper 10. Scott,Bernard, B.C.E.Scott@cranfield.ac.uk
      “The role of sociocybernetics in understanding world futures”
    • 12:50 - 13:30 Paper 11. Zach Jonson, zach.johnson@mac.com
      “Micro/macro decisions in university leadership and governance: Luhmann in action”

  • 13:30 - 15:00 LUNCH


  • SESSION 3 15:00-17:40 Chair: Octavio Islas

    • 15:00 - 15:40 Paper 12. Michael Paetau, michael.paetau@sociocybernetics.eu “Transition of knowledge formation: complexity, difference and emancipation”
    • 15:40 - 16:20 Paper 13. Jason Jixuan Hu, Ph.D. jjh@wintopgroup.com
      “Cognitive Tools for Understanding and Action Strategies for Improving Organizations: A Sociocybernetic Approach in Organizational Development”.

  • 16:20 - 17:00 COFFEE BREAK
    • 17:00 - 17:40 Paper 14. Eliezer Morales, eliezermorales@prodigy.net.mx “Worldwide future: a world plagued with slums”


  • 18:00 Board Meeting


  • 20:00 Centro Histórico tour


WEDNESDAY JUNE 25 (Spanish session with alternating translation)

  • SESSION 4 9:00 - 13:30 Chair: Michael Paetau

    • 9:00 - 9:40 Paper 15. Jesús Galindo Cáceres arewara@yahoo.com “Comunicología y Sociocibernética. Más allá de la disciplinariedad y la interdisciplinariedad”
    • 9:40 - 10:20 Paper 16. Marta Rizo García, mrizog@yahoo.com “Comunicología e Interacción. Una lectura de la interacción y comunicación desde el enfoque sistémico-cibernético de la Escuela de Palo Alto”
    • 10:20 - 11:00 Paper 17. Javier Maisterrena, javierisa@labcomplex.net “Inflexiones y potencialidades de cibercultura@. En torno a la construcción de redes emergentes para transformaciones sistémicas de la realidad”



  • 11:00 - 11:30 COFFEE BREAK


    • 11:30 - 12:10 Paper 18. José Amozurrutia, Lucía Barragán y Graciela Flores
      “El Análisis del discurso como un reto interdisciplinario: una perspectiva desde la Sociocibernética”
    • 12:10 - 12:50 Paper 19. Laura González, thezin@prodigy.net.mx
      “Cibercultur@, sistemas complejos e interdisciplina. La experiencia de organización y trabajo colectivo del Labcomplex
    • 12:50 - 13:30 Paper 20. Margarita Maass, maass@labcomplex.net
      “La epistemología genética, la interdisciplina y los sistemas complejos de Piaget y García como base para las Comunidades Emergentes de Conocimiento Local”


  • 13:30 - 15:00 LUNCH


  • SESSION 5 15:00-17:40 Chair: Laura González

    • 15:00 - 15:40 Paper 21. Andrés Gómez Seguel, agseguel@gmail.com “El conflicto como sistema y sus especiales formas de complejidad social”
    • 15:40 - 16:20 Paper 22. Martha Patricia Castañeda Salgado y Karime Suri Salvatierra mpcs05@yahoo.com.mx “El feminismo en el ciberespacio: fortalecimiento de sus propuestas a través de las redes virtuales”

  • 16:20 - 17:00 COFFEE BREAK

  • 18:00 Business Meeting

  • 20:00 Franz Mayer Invitation to the inauguration of the temporary exhibition



THURSDAY JUNE 26

  • SESSION 6 9:00 - 13:30 Chair: Eva Buchinger

    • 9:00 - 9:40 Paper 23. Reiko Sekiguchi , sekiguch@ulis.ac.jp
      “A framework to consider a social system: derived from research experience of education and learning system in Japan”
    • 9:40 - 10:20 Paper 24. Francisco Parra Luna, parraluna3495@yahoo.es
      “The “social sin” of sociology: a systemic-axiologiocal approach applied to the enterprise”
    • 10:20 - 11:00 Paper 25. Chaime Marcuello, chaime@unizar.es “Applying sociocybernetics in complex social issues: water management and water conflicts in Spain”


  • 11:00 - 11:30 COFFEE BREAK

    • 11:30 - 12:10 Paper 26. Álvaro Quijano y Guadalupe Vega, quijano@colmex.mx
      “A theoretical model in order to represent academic libraries as information systems”
    • 12:10 - 12:50 Paper 27. Hernando Gutiérrez Prieto, hergutie@javeriana.edu.co
      “Legal dynamics far from equilibrium”
    • 12:50 - 13:30 Paper 28. Bernd Hornung, hornung@med.uni-marburg.de
      "Sociocybernetics, arts, and aesthetics: an information theoretic approach"


  • 13:30 - 15:00 LUNCH


  • SESSION 7 15:00-17:40 Chair: José Amozurrutia

    • 15:00 - 15:40 Paper 29. Nelly Rigaud, nerigaud@yahoo.com “Towards a conceptual framework for the interdisciplinary human resources management research”
    • 15:40 - 16:20 Paper 30. Eva Buchinger, eva.buchinger@arcs.ac.at “Governance as a macro-micro phenomenon: The role of institutions


  • 16:20 - 17:00 COFFEE BREAK

    • 17:00 - 17:40 Paper 31. Ivan Vardanyan, ivvard@yahoo.com
      “Culture as a noointerface and computer-aided system of control with minimum waste or morality”


  • 18:00 Business Meeting
  • 20:00 Centro Histórico tour



FRIDAY JUNE 27

  • SESSION 8 9:00 - 13:30 Chair: Margarita Maass

    • 9:00 - 9:40 Paper 32. Jorge A. González Sánchez, jorge@labcomplex.net
      Cybercultur@, sociocybernetics and complex systems: the growing challenge between “associationism” and “constructivism
    • 9:40 - 10:20 Paper 33. Alf Masing, amasingmjn@yahoo.com
      Paul the Apostle - Paul the Saint: sociocybernetic insights to developments in early christianity and the future of christianity
    • 10:20 - 11:00 Paper 34. Steve Olweean, Solweean@aol.com
      Engaging the other: psycho-social formation of enemy images


  • 11:00 - 11:30 COFFEE BREAK

    • 11:30 - 12:10 Paper 35. Santosh Kumar Patra
      Paradigm Shift of “Space and Identity”: A Sociological Study of On line Behaviour
    • 12:10 - 12:50 Paper 36. Karl-Heinz Simon, Kassel, Germany simon@usf.uni-kassel.de
      On the complexity of change models: Aulin and Banathy
    • 12:50 - 13:30 Paper 37. Cor Van Dijkum, c.vandijkum@fss.uu.nl
      Non linear models for the feedback between GP and patients

  • 13:30 Close of Conference: Special academic event in Museo Franz Mayer


  • 13:30 - 15:00 LUNCH




  • 19:00 Conference Dinner



USEFUL INFORMATION:

1. Conference and coffee breaks are in Franz Mayer Museum
2. Conference registration includes free coffee, pastry and juice, as well as the Conference Dinner on June, 27
3. Lunch is recommended at the Fiesta Inn hotel, or in the Hotel Sheraton. Other cafeterias and restaurants close to the Museum are available as well, with different menus at different prices.
4. Further information for excursions with Margarita Maass, maass@labcomplex.net


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