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CompleNet 2017  - 8th Conference on Complex Networks
http://complenet.weebly.com/

Where and When: 
Dubrovnik, Croatia, March 21st-24th, 2017.

Important dates:
* Abstract/Paper submission deadline: December 5, 2016
* Notification of acceptance: December 23, 2016
* Submission of Camera-Ready (papers): January 8, 2017
* Early registration ends on: January 20, 2017

How: 
Submit your contribution through this easychair link https://easychair.org/conferences/?conf=complenet17

Speakers:
Johan Bollen, Indiana University, IN, US
Guido Caldarelli, IMT Lucca, Italy
Gourab Ghoshal, Rochester University, NY, US
Ancsa Hannak, Northeastern University, MA, US
Agnes Emoke Horvat, Northwestern University, IL, US
Vito Latora, Queen Mary, University of London, UK
Jörg Menche, Austrian Academy of Sciences, Austria
Staša Milojević, Indiana University, IN, US
Anastasios Noulas, Lancaster University, UK
Giovanni Petri, Fondazione ISI, Italy
Zoltan Toroczkai, Notre Dame University, IN, US

Call for Contributions:
You are cordially invited to submit an abstract to CompleNet 2017, 8th Conference on Complex Networks (www.complenet.org), to take place in Dubrovnik, Croatia, on March 21st-24th, 2017.

The 8th International Conference on Complex Networks (CompleNet 2017) aims at bringing together researchers working on areas related to complex networks. In the past two decades scientific research has witnessed a  remarkable increase on studies in this field. Applied to problems that span from biology to computer sciences, from economics to social sciences, complex networks are becoming increasingly pervasive in many fields of science.  It is this interdisciplinary nature of the complex networks approach that the workshop is addressing.

Authors are encouraged to submit their contributions on their research in complex networks. Both theoretical and applied contributions are of interest. Specific topics of interest are (but not limited to):

Applications of Network Science
Behavioral & Social Influence
Community Structure in Networks
Complex Networks and Epidemics
Complex Networks and Mobility
Complex Networks in Biological Systems
Complex Networks in Technology
Complex networks in Statistical Mechanics
Dynamics on Networks
Ecological Networks and Food Webs
Emergence in Complex Networks
Geometry in Complex Networks
Impact and Success Prediction
Information Spreading in Social Media
Interacting Social Networks
Link Analysis and Ranking
Modeling Human Behavior in Complex Networks
Models of Complex Networks
Multiplex Networks
Network Controllability and Observability
Network Evolution
Networks as Frameworks
Rumor Spreading
Science of science
Search in Complex Networks
Shocks and Bursts
Social Networks
Structural Network Properties and Analysis
Synchronization in Networks
Network Visualization
Language Variation and Language Use
Language and Information Diffusion

Kind of contribution
Complenet accepts contributions in the form of papers (not previously published) and of original abstracts. Each submitted paper/abstract will be fully refereed and undergo a blind review process by at least two referees.

Publication (for Papers only)
Accepted papers (not abstracts) of registered authors will be published in the workshop proceedings to be published by Springer-Verlag on the Studies in Computational Intelligence Series.
Accepted abstracts of registered authors will be presented at the conference but the abstract will not be included in the Springer-Verlag book.

Presentation at Complenet
Submitted contributions (papers and abstracts) can be accepted either for an oral presentation or for a poster presentation.

Instructions for Submissions 
Submit your paper/abstract electronically in PDF format. No hardcopy or fax submissions will be accepted. Submissions should be printable on a standard printer on common paper formats such as A4 or letter.

Papers: Submitted papers should follow the Springer format (https://www.springer.com/computer/lncs?SGWID=0-164-6-793341-0). Papers should not exceed 12 pages in this format. Some works may be accepted as short papers and shall be limited to 8 pages maximum. 

Abstracts: the length of the abstract should be minimum one page and maximum 2 pages. It should include one figure with caption within the two pages limit.

Link for contribution: 
All contributions should be submitted electronically through easychair (https://easychair.org/conferences/?conf=complenet17). You can find detailed information about the submission process on the conference web site http://www.complenet.org.

General Chair
Vinko Zlatic, Institute Rudjer Boskovic, Croatia

Program Chairs
Roberta Sinatra, CNS and Math Department, Central European University, Hungary
Bruno Gonçalves, NYU Center for Data Science, USA

Program Committee
Visit the Committee Page on http://complenet.weebly.com/

Steering Committee
Alex Arenas, Universitat Rovira i Virgili, Spain
Giuseppe Mangioni, University of Catania, Italy
José Mendes, University of Aveiro, Portugal
Ronaldo Menezes, Florida Institute of Technology, USA
Stephen Uzzo, NY Hall of Science, USA

Main Contact for CompleNet 2017
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More information are available at: http://complenet.weebly.com/ 

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Bruno Miguel Tavares Gonçalves, PhD
Twitter: @bgoncalves
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