***** To join INSNA, visit http://www.insna.org ***** ***apologies for crossposting*** Dear Socnetters, A quick reminder for the approaching deadline for the NetGloW conference, which will take place in St Petersburg on July 1-3 2016. Abstracts (200 words) can be submitted before *March 15* 2016 at http://ngw.spbu.ru/submission Please see the short call below and refer to the conference wepage for more information: www.ngw.spbu.ru. For further info please contact Nikita Basov at [log in to unmask] All the best, Elena *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* www.ngw.spbu.ru *Extended deadline for submissions:* *March 15th 2016* Featuring keynotes and invited talks by *Peter Bearman* (Columbia University), *Ronald Breiger* (University of Arizona), *Han Woo Park* (Yeungnam University), *Michael Batty* (University College London), *Peng Wang* (Swinburne University of Technology), *Johan Koskinen* (University of Manchester), *Iina Hellsten* (VU University Amsterdam), *Jan Fuhse (*Humboldt University of Berlin), *Wouter van Atteveldt* (VU University Amsterdam), and others. S*essions* calling 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 -- *Elena Pavan, Ph.D.* *Assistant Professor* Istituto di Scienze Umane e Sociali Scuola Normale Superiore Palazzo Strozzi - Piazza degli Strozzi, 1 50123 Firenze email: [log in to unmask] *Adjunct Professor* Dipartimento Sociologia e Ricerca Sociale Università di Trento via Verdi 26 38122 Trento email: [log in to unmask] telephone: +39 (0)461 28 1378 *Fellow* Nexa Center for Internet and Society Politecnico di Torino - DAUIN Corso Duca degli Abruzzi, 24 10129 Torino (Italy) _____________________________________________________________________ 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.