The Harvard Networks in Political Science Conference
Pre-conference Workshops June 11-12

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Workshop Agendas Days 1 and 2

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All Workshops will be held in the Wiener Auditorium adjacent to the Taubman Rotunda
 

DAY 1 - Wednesday, June 11, 2008

8:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.

Continental Breakfast (Taubman Rotunda)

9:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.

Overview of Network Theory and Methods [PDF]:
David Lazer, Harvard University

10:30 a.m. - 10:45 a.m.

Break

10:45 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.

Applying Network Methodology to Policy Analysis
Paul Thurner, Mannheim Centre for European Social Research

12:15 p.m. - 1:15 p.m.

Lunch (Taubman Rotunda)

1:15 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.

UCINET and NetDraw [PDF]
Daniel Halgin, Boston College

4:45 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Pizza Workshop: Social Network Analysis in R, Session I
Carter Butts, University of California, Irvine and Mark Handcock, University of Washington, Lorien Jasny, University of California, Irvine

 

DAY 2 - Thursday, June 12, 2008

8:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.

Continental Breakfast (Taubman Rotunda)

9:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.

Social Network Analysis in R, Session II
Carter Butts, University of California, Irvine and Mark Handcock, University of Washington, Lorien Jasny, University of California, Irvine

10:30 a.m. - 10:45 a.m. Break
10:45 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. Applied Exponential Random Graph Models in Political Science
Michael Ward, University of Washington

12:15 p.m. - 1:15 p.m.

Lunch (Taubman Rotunda)

1:15 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Actor-based network evolution models with SIENA
Christian Steglich, University of Groningen and John T. Scholz, Florida State University

4:30 p.m. - 4:45 p.m.

Break

4:45 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.

Large-Scale Network Analysis
Gabor Csardi, Hungarian Academy of Sciences

 

 

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