***** To join INSNA, visit http://www.insna.org ***** *****Call for Papers***** 4th conference on Applications of Social Network Analysis (ASNA 2007) September 13/14, 2007, University of Zurich, Institute of Mass Communication and Media Research The 4th conference on Applications of Social Network Analysis (ASNA 2007) will again be hosted by the Institute of Mass Communication and Media Research at the University of Zurich. ASNA 2007 will primarily provide an interdisciplinary venue with focus on applications of social network analysis; however, submissions on theoretical and methodological issues regarding SNA are also welcome. Submissions can take the form of research designs, theoretical (theory-building) papers or a presentation of research results, and should be written and presented in English. Abstracts of no more than 300 words have to be submitted by June 1. You will be notified about the acceptance of your submission by June 15, and will have to submit the full paper by August 15. Every paper will be discussed by a respondent, which means that by presenting every participant agrees to be a respondent for another paper. Presenters will have the opportunity to make their paper available to a broader audience on the conference website. Additionally, an edited volume containing the conference contributions will be published in 2008. Keynote speech, Tom A.B. Snijders The conference includes a keynote speech by Tom A.B. Snijders, Professor of Statistics in the Social Sciences at the University of Oxford, England, and Professor of Methodology and Statistics at the Department of Behavioral and Social Sciences at the University of Groningen, Netherlands. SIENA Workshop Prior to the conference, an additional one day- workshop on the statistical program SIENA (Simulation Investigation for Empirical Network Analysis) will be conducted by Christian Steglich, post-doc researcher at the ICS research center and graduate school and the Department of Behavioral and Social Sciences at the University of Groningen, Netherlands. Please note the following deadlines - Abstract submission by June 1 (notification of acceptance by June 15) - Conference registration by August 1 - Full paper submission by August 15 For additional information about ASNA 2007 (and ASNA 2006) please check the conference website: <http://www.ipmz.uzh.ch/asna> www.ipmz.uzh.ch/asna For any further information you can also contact Thomas Friemel by E-Mail: th.friemel [at] ipmz.uzh.ch Conference Chair: lic. phil. Thomas Friemel IPMZ - Institute of Mass Communication and Media Research University of Zurich Andreasstrasse 15 CH-8050 Zurich SWITZERLAND _____________________________________________________________________ SOCNET is a service of INSNA, the professional association for social network researchers (http://www.insna.org). To unsubscribe, send an email message to [log in to unmask] containing the line UNSUBSCRIBE SOCNET in the body of the message.