Today is the kickoff meeting for COASTE, the Center on Architecting Socio-Technical Ecosystems, a planned Industry/University Collaborative Research Center sponsored by the National Science Foundation. The center will join leading researchers in socio-technical systems, software architecture, open source software, network science, and collaboration technologies to work with member organizations to rapidly uncover social, technical, and organizational principles to shape a new scientific perspective that will guide effective ecosystem design.

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