Call for Papers

Deadline: January 15th 2018

For the fourth time, Centre for German and European Studies of St. Petersburg State University and Bielefeld University calls for papers to the conference “Networks in the Global World”, the largest regular conference on network analysis in Eastern Europe, now endorsed by the International Network for Social Network Analysis (INSNA). The goal of the NetGloW biannual conference series is to bring together networks researchers from around the globe, to unite the efforts of various scientific disciplines in response to the key challenges faced by network studies today, and to exchange diverse research results – thus enabling analysis of global social processes as well as theoretical and methodological advancements. The conference is open to discussions on various types of networks studied by social scientists - social, cultural, semantic, material, organizational, economical, political and other. In 2018, the main conference topic is devoted to the principles and patterns that bring to life network ensembles observed by different disciplines in various spheres of social life. Confirmed keynote and invited speakers:

The conference invites papers to a set of regular and organized sessions including, but not limited to the following network-analytical foci (find more information here):

Abstracts of up to 300 words should be submitted online before January 15th 2018 here. The conference will also feature a selection of workshops and round tables (for more information see). Fee: standard: 50 EUR, MA and PhD students: 20 EUR. Participation in a workshop does not involve an additional fee. The organizers will cover accommodation of MA and PhD students who submitted the best abstracts.

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