SNAW01 
11th July 2016
09:45 to 10:30 
Cristina Toninelli 
Kinetically constrained spin models 

SNAW01 
11th July 2016
10:30 to 11:15 
Peter Csikvari 
Statistical matching theory with a glimpse towards extremal regular graphs 

SNAW01 
11th July 2016
11:45 to 12:30 
Oliver Riordan 
The phase transition in Achlioptas processes 

SNAW01 
11th July 2016
13:45 to 14:30 
Paul Smith 
Towards universality in bootstrap percolation 

SNAW01 
11th July 2016
14:30 to 15:00 
Peter Orbanz 
Subsampling, symmetry and averaging in networks 

SNAW01 
11th July 2016
15:30 to 16:00 
Francois Caron 
Sparse and modular networks using exchangeable random measures 

SNAW01 
11th July 2016
16:00 to 16:30 
David Blei 
Exponential Family Embeddings 

SNAW01 
12th July 2016
09:00 to 09:30 
David Aldous 
A framework for imperfectly observed networks 

SNAW01 
12th July 2016
09:30 to 10:00 
Richard Kenyon 
Can you see the sound of a drum? 

SNAW01 
12th July 2016
10:00 to 10:30 
Charles Radin 
Emergent phases in constrained random networks 

SNAW01 
12th July 2016
11:00 to 11:30 
Nikhil Srivastava 
Spectral Sparsification of Graphs 

SNAW01 
12th July 2016
11:30 to 12:00 
He Sun 
Partitioning WellClustered Graphs: Spectral Clustering Works! 

SNAW01 
12th July 2016
12:00 to 12:30 
Amin Saberi 
Thin spanning trees and their algorithmic applications 

SNAW01 
12th July 2016
13:30 to 14:00 
Haiyan Huang 
Inferring genegene associations and gene networks beyond standard statistical models 

SNAW01 
12th July 2016
14:00 to 14:30 
Florian Markowetz 
Understanding genetic interaction networks 

SNAW01 
12th July 2016
15:00 to 15:30 
Michael Leung 
A Weak Law for Moments of PairwiseStable Networks 

SNAW01 
12th July 2016
15:30 to 16:00 
Oleg Sofrygin 
Estimation of Causal Effects in NetworkDependent Observational Data 

SNAW01 
12th July 2016
16:00 to 16:30 
Dean Eckles 
Statistical and causal inference in networks 

SNAW01 
13th July 2016
09:00 to 09:45 
Balazs Szegedy 
On the graph limit approach to random regular graphs 

SNAW01 
13th July 2016
09:45 to 10:30 
Fabio Martinelli 
Bootstrap percolation and kinetically constrained spin models: critical lengths and mixing time scales 

SNAW01 
13th July 2016
11:00 to 11:45 
Svante Janson 
Graph limits and entropy 

SNAW01 
13th July 2016
11:45 to 12:30 
Paul Neville Balister 
Barrier coverage in thin strips 

SNAW01 
13th July 2016
13:30 to 14:15 
Vincent Tassion 
Sharpness of the phase transition for Voronoi percolation in $\mathbb R^d$ 

SNAW01 
13th July 2016
14:15 to 14:45 
Mark Newman 
Contact networks and the spread of epidemic disease 

SNAW01 
13th July 2016
15:15 to 15:45 
Alfred Hero 
Continuum limits for minimal paths 

SNAW01 
14th July 2016
09:00 to 09:30 
Sharmodeep Bhattacharyya 
Spectral Clustering for Dynamic Stochastic Block Model 

SNAW01 
14th July 2016
09:30 to 10:00 
Arash Amini 
Matched bipartite block model with covariates 

SNAW01 
14th July 2016
10:00 to 10:30 
Patrick Wolfe 
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SNAW01 
14th July 2016
11:00 to 11:30 
Sofia Olhede 
Nonparametrics for networks 

SNAW01 
14th July 2016
11:30 to 12:00 
Elizaveta Levina 
Estimating network edge probabilities by neighborhood smoothing 

SNAW01 
14th July 2016
12:00 to 12:30 
Peter Bickel 
Fitting block models with covariates:”Likelihood” methods ,sparsity and selection of the number of blocks 

SNAW01 
14th July 2016
13:30 to 14:00 
Bin Yu 
Artificial neurons meet real neurons: pattern selectivity in V4 via deep learning 

SNAW01 
14th July 2016
14:00 to 14:30 
Thomas Nichols 
Modelling Large and SmallScale Brain Networks 

SNAW01 
14th July 2016
14:30 to 15:00 
Mitya Chklovskii 
Natural neural networks: structure, dynamics and computation 

SNAW01 
14th July 2016
15:30 to 16:00 
Alexandre Arenas 
The physics of spreading processes in multilayer networks 

SNAW01 
14th July 2016
16:00 to 16:30 
Ginestra Bianconi 
Message passing theory for percolation models on multiplex networks 

SNAW01 
14th July 2016
16:30 to 17:00 
Tiago Peixoto 
Efficient Bayesian inference of multiscale network structures 

SNAW01 
14th July 2016
17:00 to 17:30 
Mason Porter 
Multilayer Networks and Applications 

SNAW01 
15th July 2016
09:00 to 09:30 
Peter Morters 
Spatial preferential attachment networks 

SNAW01 
15th July 2016
09:30 to 10:00 
Nelly Litvak 
Ranking algorithms on directed configuration networks 

SNAW01 
15th July 2016
10:00 to 10:30 
Mike Steele 
Twitter Event Networks and Surgery Constructions 

SNAW01 
15th July 2016
11:00 to 11:30 
Catherine Matias 
Statistical issues in the stochastic block model 

SNAW01 
15th July 2016
11:30 to 12:00 
Nial Friel 
Properties of Latent Variable Network Models 

SNAW01 
15th July 2016
12:00 to 12:30 
Cristopher Moore 
Informationtheoretic bounds and phase transitions in community detection and highdimensional clustering 

SNAW01 
15th July 2016
13:30 to 14:00 
Harrison Zhou 
Some optimality results in network analysis and beyond 

SNAW01 
15th July 2016
14:00 to 14:30 
Karl Rohe 
Network driven sampling; a critical threshold for design effects 

SNAW01 
15th July 2016
14:30 to 15:00 
Carey Priebe 
Repeated Motif Hierarchical Stochastic Blockmodels 

SNAW01 
15th July 2016
15:30 to 16:00 
David Choi 
Coclustering of nonsmooth graphons 

SNAW01 
15th July 2016
16:00 to 16:30 
Purna Sarkar 
Convex Relaxation for Community Detection with Covariates 

SNAW05 
25th July 2016
10:00 to 11:00 
Peter Hoff 
Bayesian Methods for Networks 

SNAW05 
25th July 2016
11:30 to 12:00 
Alisa Kirichenko 
Function estimation on large graphs with missing data 

SNAW05 
25th July 2016
12:00 to 12:30 
Sergio Bacallado 
Bayesian sequential design in matrix factorisation models 

SNAW05 
25th July 2016
13:30 to 14:00 
Harry Crane 
Edge exchangeability: a new foundation for modeling network data 

SNAW05 
25th July 2016
14:00 to 14:30 
Cameron Freer 
Exchangeable constructions of countable structures 

SNAW05 
25th July 2016
15:30 to 16:00 
Lise Getoor 
Statistical Relational Learning: Review and Recent Advances 

SNAW05 
25th July 2016
16:00 to 16:30 
Nial Friel 
Optimal Bayes estimators for block models 

SNAW05 
26th July 2016
09:00 to 09:30 
Adrian Raftery 
Interlocking directorates in Irish companies using bipartite networks: a latent space approach 

SNAW05 
26th July 2016
09:30 to 10:00 
Pierre Latouche 
Goodness of fit of logistic models for random graphs 

SNAW05 
26th July 2016
10:00 to 10:30 
Simon Lunagomez 
Network Models with Dynamic Vertex Sets 

SNAW05 
26th July 2016
11:30 to 12:00 
Brendan Murphy 
Latent Space Stochastic Block Model for Social Networks 

SNAW05 
26th July 2016
12:00 to 12:30 
Konstantina Palla 
A Bayesian nonparametric model for sparse dynamic networks 

SNAW05 
26th July 2016
13:30 to 14:00 
Tyler McCormick 
Multiresolution network models 

SNAW05 
26th July 2016
14:00 to 14:30 
Yee Whye Teh 
Bayesian Hierarchical Community Discovery 

SNAW05 
26th July 2016
14:30 to 15:00 
Daniel Roy 
From Graphon to Graphex: Models and Estimators for Sparse Networks using Exchangeable Random Measures 

SNAW05 
27th July 2016
09:30 to 10:00 
Gesine Reinert 
Estimating the number of communities in a network 

SNAW05 
27th July 2016
10:00 to 10:30 
Mike West 
Bayesian dynamic modelling of network flows 

SNAW05 
27th July 2016
11:30 to 12:00 
Benjamin BloemReddy 
Random walk models of networks: modeling and inferring complex dependence 

SNAW05 
27th July 2016
12:00 to 12:30 
Diana Cai 
Edgeexchangeable graphs, sparsity, and power laws 

SNAW05 
27th July 2016
14:00 to 14:30 
Natalia Bochkina 
Selection of the Regularization Parameter in Graphical Models using Network Characteristics 

SNAW05 
27th July 2016
14:30 to 15:00 
Mikkel Schmidt 
Inference in the infinite relational model 

SNAW05 
27th July 2016
15:00 to 15:30 
Sonia Petrone 
On asymptotic exchangeability and graph evolution 

SNA 
28th July 2016
09:15 to 10:15 
Alberto Caimo 
Bayesian ERGMs  computational and modelling challenges 

SNA 
29th July 2016
11:00 to 12:00 
James Marron 
Joint and Individual Variation Explained (JIVE) 

SNA 
4th August 2016
14:00 to 15:00 
Patrick Perry 
Fitting Hierarchical Models in LargeScale Recommender Systems 

SNA 
11th August 2016
14:00 to 15:00 
Richard Gibbens 
Capacity bounds and robustness in multipath networks 

SNA 
17th August 2016
16:00 to 17:00 
Peter Bickel 
Rothschild Lecture: From Small Data to Big Data and Back: Statistics and Data Science 

SNA 
18th August 2016
14:00 to 15:00 
Frank Granville Ball 
Epidemics on networks 

SNA 
22nd August 2016
13:30 to 14:30 
Pieter Trapman 
Emerging epidemics on networks 

SNA 
22nd August 2016
15:00 to 16:00 
Carey Priebe 
Semiparametric spectral modeling of the Drosophila connectome 

SNA 
23rd August 2016
10:00 to 11:00 
Elizaveta Levina 
Interpretable Models for Prediction on Networks with Cohesion 

SNA 
23rd August 2016
11:30 to 12:30 
Yulia Gel 
The Role of Modern Social Media Data in Surveillance and Prediction of Infectious Diseases: from Time Series to Networks 

SNA 
24th August 2016
10:00 to 11:00 
Peter Bickel 
“Network modeling of topological domains using HiC data” 

SNA 
24th August 2016
11:30 to 12:30 
Ernst C. Wit 
Network inference in genomics 

SNAW02 
25th August 2016
10:00 to 10:40 
Yi Yu 
Estimating whole brain dynamics using spectral clustering 

SNAW02 
25th August 2016
10:40 to 11:00 
Pariya Behrouzi 
Detecting Epistatic Selection in the Genome of RILs via a latent Gaussian Copula Graphical Model 

SNAW02 
25th August 2016
11:30 to 12:10 
Ginestra Bianconi 
Multiplex networks 

SNAW02 
25th August 2016
12:10 to 12:30 
Mirko Signorelli 
Modelling community structure in the Italian Parliament: a penalized inference approach 

SNAW02 
25th August 2016
13:30 to 14:10 
Matteo Barigozzi 
Networks, Dynamic Factors, and the Volatility Analysis of HighDimensional Financial Series 

SNAW02 
25th August 2016
14:10 to 14:50 
Daniele Durante 
Bayesian modeling of networks in complex business intelligence problems 

SNAW02 
25th August 2016
14:50 to 15:30 
Luca De Benedictis 
Implementing Propensity Score Matching with Network Data: The effect of GATT on bilateral trade 

SNAW02 
25th August 2016
16:00 to 16:20 
Nynke Niezink 
Modeling the dynamics of social networks and continuous actor attributes 

SNAW02 
25th August 2016
16:20 to 17:00 
Katherine McLaughlin 
Analysis of Networks with Missing Data with Application to the National Longitudinal Study of Adolescent Health 

SNAW02 
26th August 2016
09:00 to 09:40 
Alberto Roverato 
The Networked Partial Correlation and its Application to the Analysis of Genetic Interactions 

SNAW02 
26th August 2016
09:40 to 10:20 
Reza Mohammadi 
Bayesian modelling of Dupuytren disease using Gaussian copula graphical models 

SNAW02 
26th August 2016
10:20 to 10:40 
Silvia Ioana Fierascu 
Applying network science to political problems. A conceptual and analytical framework for understanding and predicting corruption risks in businesspolitical networks 

SNAW02 
26th August 2016
10:40 to 11:00 
Gwenael Leday 
Incorporating biological information into network inference using structured shrinkage 

SNAW02 
26th August 2016
11:30 to 12:10 
Juliane Manitz 
Source Estimation for Propagation Processes on Complex Networks with an Application to Delays in Public Transportation Systems 

SNAW02 
26th August 2016
12:10 to 12:30 
Carsten Chong 
Contagion in Financial Systems: A Bayesian Network Approach 

SNAW02 
26th August 2016
13:30 to 14:10 
Ben Parker 
Optimal Design of Experiments on Connected Units with Application to Social Networks 

SNAW02 
26th August 2016
14:10 to 14:50 
Eric Laber 
Online estimation of an optimal treatment allocation strategy for the control of whitenose syndrome in ba 

SNAW02 
26th August 2016
14:50 to 15:10 
Steffen Lauritzen 
What COSTNET can do for and with you! 

SNA 
1st September 2016
14:00 to 15:00 
Susan Holmes 
Microbial Community Networks in the Human Microbiome 

SNA 
8th September 2016
14:00 to 15:00 
Malwina Luczak 
Extinction time for the weaker of two competing SIS epidemics 

SNA 
15th September 2016
14:00 to 15:00 
Mark Newman 
Inference and largescale structure in networks 

SNA 
29th September 2016
11:00 to 12:00 
Lutz Warnke 
The phase transition in the random dprocess 

SNA 
6th October 2016
14:00 to 15:00 
Carey Priebe 
Limit theorems for eigenvectors of the normalized Laplacian for random graphs 

SNA 
13th October 2016
11:30 to 12:30 
Svante Janson 
Component sizes in random graphs with given vertex degrees (the configuration model) 

SNA 
20th October 2016
14:00 to 15:00 
Peter Orbanz 
The role of invariance in learning from random graphs and structured data 

SNA 
27th October 2016
14:00 to 15:00 
H. Vincent Poor 
Some Network Analysis Problems Motivated by the Smart Grid 

OFBW27 
1st November 2016
10:00 to 10:15 
Jane Leeks, I. David Abrahams 
Welcome and Introduction 

OFBW27 
1st November 2016
10:15 to 10:45 
Richard Gibbens 
Mathematical Modelling with Applications to Transport and Energy Networks 

OFBW27 
1st November 2016
10:45 to 11:15 
Giles Pavey 
Network Analysis in Retail 

OFBW27 
1st November 2016
11:30 to 12:00 
Kimmo Soramäki 
Stress Testing Financial Correlation Networks 

OFBW27 
1st November 2016
12:00 to 12:30 
Arthur Lugtigheid 
Using Social Media Data to Predict Foodborne Illness: twitter Works for Norovirus but Where Next?' 

OFBW27 
1st November 2016
12:30 to 13:00 
Luca Maria Aiello 
Social Interaction Types: a Cautionary Tale for Network Scientists 

OFBW27 
1st November 2016
13:45 to 14:15 
Mark Johnson 
Local to Global – Policing and Criminal Networks 

OFBW27 
1st November 2016
14:15 to 14:45 
Marcel Pooke 
Transport Modelling – Developing a Better Understanding of Short Lived Events 

OFBW27 
1st November 2016
14:45 to 15:15 
Alan Wilson 
Mathematical Models and Planning of Urban Infrastructure Networks 

OFBW27 
1st November 2016
15:30 to 16:00 
Valerie Isham 
Epidemic Models and Networks: Informing Health Policy 

OFBW27 
1st November 2016
16:00 to 16:30 
Ian Hall 
Emerging Disease Analysis: Preparedeness and Response 

OFBW27 
1st November 2016
16:30 to 17:00 
Patrick Wolfe 
Open Discussion and Questions 

SNA 
3rd November 2016
14:00 to 15:00 
Ayalvadi Ganesh 
Steiner trees in the stochastic meanfield model of distance 

SNA 
9th November 2016
14:00 to 15:00 
Vince Lyzinski 
Information Recovery in Shuffled Graphs via Graph Matching 

SNA 
10th November 2016
10:00 to 11:00 
Marta Zlatic 
Circuits principles of memorybased behavioral choice 

SNA 
10th November 2016
11:00 to 12:00 
Albert Cardona 
The synapselevel wiring diagram of a center for learning and memory, the insect mushroom body 

SNA 
10th November 2016
14:00 to 15:00 
Charlotte Deane 
Evaluating modules in molecular networks in light of annotation bias 

SNA 
17th November 2016
14:00 to 15:00 
Patrick Flandrin 
Wavelets in the making — A publication network perspective 

SNA 
24th November 2016
14:00 to 15:00 
MohamedAli Belabbas 
The geometry of optimal experiment design for vectorvalued OrnsteinUhlenbeck processes. 

SNA 
1st December 2016
14:00 to 15:00 
Simon Lunagomez 
Valid inference from nonignorable network sampling mechanisms 

SNA 
8th December 2016
14:00 to 15:00 
Sofia Olhede 
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SNAW04 
12th December 2016
09:30 to 10:30 
Tom Snijders 
Continuoustime statistical models for network panel data 

SNAW04 
12th December 2016
11:15 to 12:00 
Eric Kolaczyk 
Dynamic causal networks with multiscale temporal structure 

SNAW04 
12th December 2016
13:30 to 14:30 
Jennifer Chayes 
Graphons and Machine Learning: Modeling and Estimation of Sparse Massive Networks  Part I 

SNAW04 
12th December 2016
14:30 to 15:30 
Christian Borgs 
Graphons and Machine Learning: Modeling and Estimation of Sparse Massive Networks  Part II 

SNAW04 
12th December 2016
16:00 to 16:45 
Jeanette Janssen 
Recognizing graphs formed by spatial random processes 

SNAW04 
13th December 2016
09:30 to 10:30 
Tom Britton 
A network epidemic model with preventive rewiring: comparative analysis of the initial phase 

SNAW04 
13th December 2016
11:15 to 12:00 
Maria Deijfen 
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SNAW04 
13th December 2016
13:45 to 14:45 
Susan Holmes 
Study of the dynamics of bacterial communities in the Human Microbiome 

SNAW04 
13th December 2016
14:45 to 15:30 
Danielle Bassett 
Dynamic networks in the human brain 

SNAW04 
13th December 2016
16:00 to 16:45 
Stéphane Robin 
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SNAW04 
13th December 2016
16:45 to 17:30 
Harry Crane 
Markov process models for timevarying networks 

SNAW04 
14th December 2016
09:30 to 10:30 
Gesine Reinert 
Opinion formation in dynamic social networks 

SNAW04 
14th December 2016
11:15 to 12:00 
Veronica Vinciotti 
Sparse Gaussian graphical models for dynamic gene regulatory networks 

SNAW04 
14th December 2016
14:00 to 14:45 
Pierre Borgnat 
Networks as signals: Extraction of dynamical network structures 

SNAW04 
14th December 2016
14:45 to 15:30 
Marianna Pensky 
Nonparametric methods for the dynamic stochastic block model and the timedependent graphon 

SNAW04 
14th December 2016
16:00 to 16:45 
Sidney Resnick 
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SNAW04 
14th December 2016
16:45 to 17:30 
Cosma Shalizi 
tba 

SNAW04 
15th December 2016
09:30 to 10:30 
Andrew Nobel 
tba 

SNAW04 
15th December 2016
11:15 to 12:00 
Hanna Wallach 
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SNAW04 
15th December 2016
14:00 to 14:45 
Sharad Goel 
The Effect of Recommendations on Network Structure 

SNAW04 
15th December 2016
14:45 to 15:30 
Yi Yu 
Recovery of the dependence structure in directed and dynamic networks 

SNAW04 
15th December 2016
16:00 to 16:45 
Catherine Matias 
Statistical clustering of temporal networks through a dynamic stochastic block model 

SNAW04 
16th December 2016
09:30 to 10:30 
George Michailidis 
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SNAW04 
16th December 2016
11:00 to 11:45 
Miklos Racz 
Finding and hiding the seed 

SNAW04 
16th December 2016
11:45 to 12:30 

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SNAW04 
16th December 2016
13:30 to 14:15 
Fengnan Gao 
On the Statistical Estimation of the Preferential Attachment Network Model 

SNAW04 
16th December 2016
14:15 to 15:00 
Pavel Krivitsky 
Modeling and Simulation of Dynamic Networks using EgocentricallySampled Data 

SNAW04 
16th December 2016
15:30 to 16:15 
Patrick Wolfe 
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