Calls


CALL FOR ORGANIZED SESSIONS, WORKSHOPS AND ROUND TABLES

We invite all interested network analysts to submit proposals to organize sessions, workshops, and round tables at the conference. If you would like to organize a session, a workshop or a round table, please submit an abstract of up to one page to netglow@spbu.ru by November 1, 2019. Notifications will be sent out to the applicants not later than November 11 2019. We welcome proposals from any area of network analysis and encourage submissions from various disciplines.
Session organizers are expected to encourage paper submissions to the session, review abstracts submitted to it contentwise and chair the session. Organized sessions will include at least one 1,5-hour time slot accommodating about 4 presentations.
Workshop organizers are to include a short description of the 4-hour workshop, specify the required skills and equipment. Workshops are to provide hands-on experience in applying network analysis techniques using software tools.
Round tables are intended to be focused discussions on a certain topic of interest, whether stimulated by short talks on the most crucial aspects of the topic or not. Round table organizers are expected to invite the participants and to moderate the discussion.
Call for proposals in pdf.

CALL FOR ABSTRACTS

The conference invites abstract submissions to a set of regular and organized sessions.
Each presenter will have 30 minutes, including the presentation itself and Q&A.
Abstracts of up to 2000 characters (with spaces) should be submitted online before February 10, 2020 here.
Сall for abstracts in pdf.

CALL FOR FULL PAPERS

We invite the authors of abstracts selected for presentation at ‘Networks in the Global World’ 2020 conference to submit full corresponding papers by June 1, 2020. The papers will be peer-reviewed by conference participants (the invitation will follow), selected, and published in December 2020 as a ‘NetGloW 2020’ volume of Springer’s ‘Lecture Notes in Networks and Systems’ series indexed in Scopus.

SUBMISSION AND FORMAT
Papers are to be submitted via EasyChair.
Papers should not exceed 8000 words and must follow the Springer publication guidelines.
Authors are requested to use the Springer MS Word template to format their papers.

REQUIREMENTS AND CONDITIONS
We expect to receive previously unpublished full papers that are not under review for another publication or conference. Submitted papers will be peer-reviewed. At least one of the authors has to register for the conference. Authors will be requested to transfer copyright to Springer. Contributing authors will receive an electronic copy of the volume free of charge.

POLICIES RELATED TO COVID-19
Papers by the authors who are unable to attend the conference because of COVID-19 travel restrictions will still be considered for publication in the conference proceedings volume. In case the whole conference is cancelled by the university/state, the volume will still be published by Springer.

IMPORTANT DATES
Submission of full papers deadline: Jun 1, 2020.
Selection of full papers and notification of authors: Jul 27, 2020.
Submission of camera-ready versions of revised manuscripts: Aug 24, 2020.
Tentative date of conference proceedings publication: Dec 2020.
Сall for full papers in pdf.