***** To join INSNA, visit http://www.insna.org ***** Call For Papers: NetSci 2010

We would like to invite you to submit a contributed talk at NetSci 2010: The International School and Conference on Network Science. NetSci 2010 will bring together leading researchers, practitioners, and teachers in network science-- analysts, modeling experts, and visualization specialists, fostering interdisciplinary communication and collaboration. The conference focuses on novel directions in network research, with applications including biology, computer and information science, sociology, political science, economics, mathematics, finance, and systems engineering.

You may submit a proposed presentation at
www.netsci2010.netSubmission requires only a short abstract.  The deadline for submissions is Feb 26, 2009. 

The event will take place between May 10 and May 14 and will consist of a two day school on Network Science at Northeastern University followed by a three day conference at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. During the school, experts in the field of Network Science will offer a series of longer lectures and tutorials, introducing tools and basic findings from a variety of research areas of major interest for the study of complex networks. The aim of the school is to present the basic experimental and theoretical developments, as well as to educate the research community on standard network practices used in empirical and theoretical research. The conference, on the other hand, is dedicated to talks presenting the latest research and applications in the field.

Best Regards

The NetSci 2010 Scientific Organizers

Marta C. Gonzalez (MIT)
Ginestra Bianconi (Northeastern)
Cesar A. Hidalgo (Harvard)
Albert-Laszlo Barabasi (Northeastern and Harvard)

Advisory Committee

Sinan K. Aral                           David Lazer
József Baranyi                        Jure Leskovec
Guido Caldarelli                      Alex (Sandy) Pentland
David K. Campbell                  H. Eugene Stanley
Nicholas Christakis                 Zoltán Toroczkai
Vittoria Colizza                        Alessandro Vespignani
Nathan Eagle                          Marc Vidal
Ricardo Hausmann

David Lazer (www.davidlazer.com)

Associate Professor of Political Science and Computer Science
Northeastern University &
Director, Program on Networked Governance
Harvard Kennedy School
Harvard University
The netgov blog: http://www.iq.harvard.edu/blog/netgov/

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