Call for abstracts for the conference
Networks in the Global World 2016
Multiple Structures and Dynamics:
Applications of Network Analysis to European Societies and Beyond
July 1-3, St. Petersburg, Russia
Deadline for submissions: March 1st 2016
Please consider participating in the conference “Networks in the Global World” in St Petersburg, Russia. The general conference topic for 2016 is “Multiple Structures and Dynamics: Applications of Network Analysis to European Societies and Beyond”!
Abstract submission deadline: March 1.
Conference dates: July 1-3.
NetGloW’16 will host such acknowledged network analysts as Peter Bearman (Columbia University), Ronald Breiger (University of Arizona), Han Woo Park (Yeungnam University), Michael Batty (University College London), Wouter van Atteveldt (VU University Amsterdam), Peng Wang (Swinburne University of Technology), Iina Hellsten (VU University Amsterdam), Johan Koskinen (University of Manchester), and others.
The following sessions call for abstracts (see sessions’ descriptions here):
● Network analysis of cultural and social duality
● Words and networks
● Socio-material network analysis: relating individuals and physical contexts
● Statistical modeling of multimodal networks
● Qualitative analysis of multimodal networks
● Making sense of big network data: testing hypotheses on new data
● Social media networks
● Urban networks
● Networks in arts
● Networks in science, technology, and innovation
● Social movements and collective action as network phenomena
● Network analysis of political and policy-making domains
Papers on other network analysis topics are also welcome and will form additional sessions.
We welcome theory, method and applications papers from various disciplines and using different approaches.
Additionally, a number of software workshops and focused seminars are planned (no additional fees apply for registered participants of the conference).
Free accommodation will be provided to MA and PhD students who submit the best abstracts.
Fees: standard: 50 EUR. MA and PhD students: 20 EUR.
Abstracts (200 words) can be submitted here: http://ngw.spbu.ru/submission
We would appreciate if you could kindly forward this letter to potentially interested colleagues.