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This tutorial will present you with the basics of how to use NetLogo to create an agent-based modeling. During the tutorial, we will briefly discuss what agent-based modeling is, and then dive in to hands-on work using the NetLogo programming language, which is developed and supported at Northwestern University by Uri Wilensky.  No programming background or knowledge is required, and the methods examined will be useable in any number of different fields.


  1. Introduction to ABM
  2. Tabs, Turtles, Patches, and Links
  3. Code, Control, and Collections
  4. Putting It All Together
  5. Conclusion