International Symposium: Causalities in Our Complex World

This English language symposium aims to deepen our practical understanding of causality and causation, by introducing the various ways that causal inference techniques can be applied to complex problems in our society.

It is part of the Tohoku Forum for Creativity's "Discovery Intelligence Challenge 2024" programme and is designed to complement the Japanese language symposium on February 19 titled "What is Causality?."

For the list of invited speakers and the symposium's full itinerary, please visit:

Title: Causalities in Our Complex World
Date: February 21, 2024
Time: 10 a.m. - 5:20 p.m.
Venue: Hybrid

  • In person at TOKYO ELECTRON House of Creativity, 3F Lecture Theater, Katahira Campus, Tohoku University (map)
  • Online via Zoom. Hosted by Tohoku Forum for Creativity

Language: English

To Participate:

Registration form: CitT9x81N2GM3AnQ/viewform
Registration deadline: February 16, 2024 (Fri), 10 a.m. (JST)
Max capacity: 60 people onsite / 200 people online


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