Organisation

General Chairs

Przemysław Kazienko
General Chair
Professor at The Department of Computational Intelligence at The Faculty of Computer Science and Management, Wroclaw University of Technology, Poland. Leader of ENGINE - European Network Intelligence Centre.
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Bolesław Szymański
General Chair
Dr. Szymanski's research interests spans from network science, with emphasis on social networks and computer wireless and sensor networks to analysis and design of distributed and parallel algorithms, simulation of computers, networks and biological/ecological phenomena.
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Steering Committee

Albert-László Barabási
Steering Committee
Distinguished Professor and Director of Northeastern University's Center for Complex Network Research (CCNR) associate member of the Center of Cancer Systems Biology (CCSB) at the Dana–Farber Cancer Institute, Harvard University, and professor at the Center for Network Science at Central European University.
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Raissa D'Souza
Steering Committee
Raissa D’Souza is a Professor of Computer Science and of Mechanical Engineering at the University of California, Davis, as well as an External Professor at the Santa Fe Institute. Her research focuses on mathematical models of self-organization, phase transitions, and the structure and function of networked systems. Her publications span the fields of statistical physics, theoretical computer science and applied math, and appear in journals such as Science, PNAS, Nature Physics, and Physical Review Letters.
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Ronaldo Menezes
Steering Committee
Associate Professor of Computer Sciences, Florida Institute of Technology. Specializes in Swarm Intelligence, Complex Networks, Bio-Inspired Computing, Coordination Systems, Parallel and Distributed Systems. Director of the BioComplex Laboratory.
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Executive Chair

Piotr Bródka
Executive Chair
Assistant professor of Computer Science at the Department of Computational Intelligence, Wroclaw University of Technology, Poland.
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Program Chairs – Abstract Track

János Kertész
Program Chair - Abstract Track
Professor at the Center for Network Science, Central European University and Institute of Physics, Budapest University of Technology and Economics. Specializes in interdisciplinary applications of Statistical Physics, Network Science and Computational Social Science.
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Renaud Lambiotte
Program Chair - Abstract Track
Professor in the department of Mathematics of the University of Namur, and director of the Namur Center for Complex Systems (naXys). Recent research focuses on non-Markovian models for networked systems, with applications in information spreading and human mobility.
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Maxi San Miguel
Program Chair - Abstract Track
Professor of physics at the University of the Balearic Islands (UIB) and director of the Institute of Interdisciplinary Physics and Complex Systems (IFISC), a joint institute of the UIB and the Spanish National Research Council (CSIC).
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Program Chairs – Proceedings Track

Ulrik Brandes
Program Chair - Proceedings Track
Professor of Department of Computer & Information Science University of Konstanz. Areas of interest include social network analysis, network science, graph drawing and information visualization, efficient graph algorithms and experimental algorithmics.
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Dino Pedreschi
Program Chair - Proceedings Track
Full professor of Computer Science at the University of Pisa. Research interests are in data mining and logic in databases, and particularly in data analysis, in spatio-temporal data mining, and in privacy-preserving data mining. Is a member of the program committee of the main international conferences on data mining and knowledge discovery and an associate editor of the journal Knowledge and Information Systems.
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Frank Schweitzer
Program Chair - Proceedings Track
Full Professor for Systems Design at ETH Zurich. Associated member of the Department of Physics at the ETH Zurich. The research of Frank Schweitzer focuses on applications of complex systems theory in the dynamics of social and economic organizations. He is interested in phenomena as diverse as user interaction in online social networks, collective decisions in animal groups, failure cascades and systemic risk in economic networks, and the rise and fall of collaborations in socio-technical systems.
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Adam Wierzbicki
Program Chair - Proceedings Track
Currently employed at the Polish-Japanese Institute for Information Technology, where he has the position of Full Professor and of Vice-President. Expert in Social Informatics and Peer-to-Peer computing. Current research interests focus on social informatics, in particular on credibility, trust management, collective intelligence and fairness in distributed systems. He has published several papers on trust management and on applications of the theory of equity to providing fairness in open distributed systems, and is the author of a Springer book titled “Trust and Fairness in Open, Distributed Systems”.
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Poster Track Chairs

Tao Jia
Poster Track Chair
Professor at College of Computer and Information Science, Southwest University, China
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Michael Mäs
Poster Track Chair
Assistant professor at the Department of Sociology and the ICS at the University of Groningen.
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Radosław Michalski
Poster Track Chair
Assistant professor of Computer Science at the Department of Computational Intelligence, Wroclaw University of Technology, Poland.
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School and Tools Chair

Mikołaj Morzy
Chair of the school
Associate professor in the Institute of Computing Science at Poznań University of Technology.
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Exhibition Chair

Ronaldo Menezes
Exhibition Chair
Associate Professor of Computer Sciences, Florida Institute of Technology. Specializes in Swarm Intelligence, Complex Networks, Bio-Inspired Computing, Coordination Systems, Parallel and Distributed Systems. Director of the BioComplex Laboratory.
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Publicity Chair

Radosław Nielek
Publicity Chair
Assistant professor at Department of Computer Networks Polish-Japanese Academy of Information Technology, Warsaw, Poland. Currently research interests focus on social informatics, in particular social simulation and detecting controversy.

Publication Chair

Paulina Adamska
Publication Chair
Assistant professor at Department of Computer Networks Polish-Japanese Academy of Information Technology, Warsaw, Poland. Currently research interests focus on social informatics, in particular reputation systems and mechanism design.

Organisation Committee

Tomasz Kajdanowicz
Organisation Committee
Assistant professor of Computer Science at the Department of Computational Intelligence, Wroclaw University of Technology, Poland.
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Radosław Michalski
Organisation Committee
Assistant professor of Computer Science at the Department of Computational Intelligence, Wroclaw University of Technology, Poland.
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Registration Chair

  1. Marek Zuk, marek.zuk@pwr.edu.pl

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