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Bogotá, Colombia, 2014

Title: Introduction to Humanitarian Engineering

Location: Universidad de los Andes, Bogotá, Colombia, about 35 attendees.

Date and Time: Tues., July 22, 2014, (2 hours)

Based On: Course, Spring 2014 and Book, Edition 1

Outline: (roughly 30 min per topic)

  1. Poverty and development; modeling and simulation of poverty
  2. Social justice; modeling and analysis of wealth distribution policies and democracy
  3. Modeling and analysis of poverty traps and technology diffusion
  4. Engineering for community development

For the slides for these talks click here and click here for a video of the lectures.