Belgian Network Research Meeting (BeNet)

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This annual meeting is a place for the Belgium-based researchers interested in the network paradigm to meet and communicate their results, regardless of the discipline: biology, communication, economics, geography, history, informatics, mathematics, medicine, physics, sociology, statistics, etc.

Previous editions were held in Louvain-La-Neuve (UCL 2016), Namur (UNamur 2015), Brussels (ULB 2014), Leuven (IIS/KUL 2013), Antwerpen (UA 2012) and Brussels (VUB 2011). See here for respective websites.

The scope of the meeting includes but is not restricted to:

  • Social & organizational theory
  • Economics & Finance
  • Social media & On-line activities
  • Human communication & mobility
  • Information diffusion & opinion dynamics
  • Political networks & collective action
  • Ecology, Ethology, food webs
  • Biology & Bioinformatics
  • Epidemiology
  • Physics, Mathematics & Statistics
  • Modelling & Data Analysis
  • Geography & Urban Dynamics

Invited Speaker

Yamir Moreno, Institute for Biocomputation and Physics of Complex Systems (BIFI), Vice-president of the Network Science Society, Elected President of the Complex Systems Society.

Where and when?

BeNet 2017 will take place in the Aula Complex of Ghent University in the city center of Ghent on the 6th of December (see here).

Important Dates

  • Abstract Deadline: Tue, Nov 21, 2017
  • Registration Deadline: Fri, Dec 1, 2017
  • Notification of acceptance: Sat, Nov 25, 2017

See here for a more complete information on how to apply and register for this event.

Program Committee

  • Julie Birkholz (UGent)
  • Matteo Gagliolo (ULB)
  • Yerali Gandica (UNamur)
  • Jelena Grujic (VUB)
  • Daniele Marinazzo (UGent)
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