August 23, 2013
Upcoming networks meetings
There are a number of great looking meetings about networks coming up in the next 12 months [1,2]. Here's what I know about so far, listed in their order of occurrence. If you know of more, let me know and I'll add them to the list.
- Santa Fe Institute's Short Course on Complexity: Exploring Complex Networks
Location: Austin TX
Date: 4-6 September, 2013
Organized by the Santa Fe Institute.
Confirmed speakers: Luis Bettencourt (SFI), Aaron Clauset (Colorado, Boulder), Simon DeDeo (SFI), Jennifer Dunne (SFI), Paul Hines (Vermont), Bernardo Huberman (HP Labs), Lauren Ancel Meyers (UT Austin), and Cris Moore (SFI).
Registration: until full (registration link here)
- Workshop on Information in Networks (WIN)
Location: New York University, Stern Business School
Date: 4-5 October 2013
Invited speakers: Lada Adamic (Facebook), Christos Faloutsos (CMU), James Fowler (UCSD), David Lazer (Northeastern), Ilan Lobel (NYU), John Padgett (Chicago), Sandy Pentland (MIT), Patrick Perry (NYU), Alessandro Vespignani (Northeastern) and Duncan Watts (MSR).
Application deadline (for oral presentations): already passed
Early registration deadline: 13 September 2013
- SAMSI Workshop on Social Network Data: Collection and Analysis
Location: SAMSI, Research Triangle Park, NC
Date: 21-23 October 2013
Invited speakers: 12-15 invited talks (not clear who!)
Registration: 13 September 2013
- Network Frontier Workshop
Location: Northwestern University (Evanston, IL)
Date: 4-6 December 2013
Invited speakers: lots (14), including many notables in the field.
Application deadline (for oral presentations): 18 October 2013
- Frontiers of Network Analysis: Methods, Models, and Applications
Location: NIPS 2013 Workshop, Lake Tahoe NV
Date: December 9 or 10 (TBD), 2013
Call for papers: here
Submission deadline: 23 October 2013 (extended deadline; via EasyChair, see workshop webpage for link)
- Mathematics of Social Learning
Location: Institute for Pure & Applied Mathematics (IPAM) at UCLA
Date: 6-10 January 2014
Confirmed speakers: lots (24), including the organizers and many notables in the field.
Application deadline (for travel support): 11 November 2013 (application here)
- Workshop on Complex Networks (CompleNet)
Location: University of Bologna (Bologna, Italy)
Date: 12-14 March 2014
Invited speakers: Juyong Park (KAIST), Mirko Degli Esposti, Stephen Uzzo (NY Hall of Science & NYU), Giorgio Fagiolo, Adriano Barra
Paper submission: 6 October 2013
Early registration: 10 December 2013
- Les Houches Thematic School on Structure and Dynamics of Complex Networks
Location: Les Houches, France
Date: 7-18 April 2014
Confirmed speakers: lots (14), including the organizers and many notables in the field.
Registration deadline: 15 December 2013 (opens in October)
- Mathematics Research Communities on Network Science
Location: Snowbird UT
Date: 34-30 June 2014
Format: this is a workshop aimed at graduate students and early postdocs, focused around small group research projects on network science.
Applications open: 1 November 2013 (see American Mathematical Society page for the link)
Updated 4 September 2013: Added the Les Houches meeting.
Updated 6 September 2013: Added the Northwestern meeting.
Updated 9 September 2013: Added SAMSI, WIN, and CompleNet meetings.
Updated 9 October 2013: Updated the NIPS 2013 workshop deadline.
 It has not escaped my attention that I am either an organizer or speaker at many of these meetings.