|June 26-29, 2013||6th Annual Political Networks Workshops & Conference||Bloomington, IN|
The conference will kick off on June 27 at 5 pm with a keynote address by Brint Milward of The University of Arizona on "Dark Networks: Insurgency as an Ecology of Games." An Opening Reception sponsored by the Center on American Politics follows at 6:30 at the IU Art Museum.
Conference proceedings start Friday morning with a complimentary continental breakfast from 8 to 9:00 am. We will also have our traditional mentoring luncheon on Friday from 12:30 to 2:00 pm.
Research panel sessions start at 9:00 am and run until 3:30 pm.
Michael A. McRobbie, President of Indiana University, will officially welcome the conference at 3:50. Following President McRobbie's remarks, there will be a second plenary presentation by Chris McCarty of the University of Florida on "Designing a Network Intervention for Scientific Collaborations." A reception and poster session follows at 5:30 pm.
We have two scheduled sessions for Saturday morning followed by lunch and a plenary talk by Robert Huckfeldt of UC Davis on "Network Science and the Study of Politics". The conference will conclude with an early afternoon business meeting from 2 to 3 pm.
The conference will have twenty research panels and a special poster session organized into five thematic sections.
|Panel ID||Day||Time||Room||Panel Title|
|1-1||FRI||9-10:30a||Oak||Twitter Political Networks|
|1-3||FRI||9-10:30a||Maple||International Conflict and Cooperation Networks|
|1-4||FRI||9-10:30a||Dogwood||Immigration and Political Networks|
|2-1||FRI||11a-12:30p||Walnut||Political Discussion Networks|
|2-2||FRI||11a-12:30p||Maple||Environmental Policy Networks|
|2-3||FRI||11a-12:30p||Dogwood||Advances in Statistical Models of Political Networks|
|3-1||FRI||2-3:30p||Oak||Health Policy Networks|
|3-2||FRI||2-3:30p||Walnut||Mathematical Models of Political Networks|
|3-3||FRI||2-3:30p||Maple||Community Detection in Political Networks|
|3-4||FRI||2-3:30p||Dogwood||Experiments in Political Networks|
|P-1||FRI||5:30-7p||Tudor||Posters: Empirical methods|
|P-2||FRI||5:30-7p||Tudor||Posters: Formal, Computational and Experimental Methods|
|P-3||FRI||5:30-7p||Tudor||Posters: Legislative Networks|
|P-4||FRI||5:30-7p||Tudor||Posters: Networks and Mass Political Behavior|
|P-5||FRI||5:30-7p||Tudor||Posters: Policy Networks|
|4-1||SAT||9-10:30a||Oak||Social Media Political Networks|
|4-2||SAT||9-10:30a||Walnut||Public Management Networks|
|4-3||SAT||9-10:30a||Maple||Networks in Comparative Politics|
|4-4||SAT||9-10:30a||Dogwood||Applications of Co-Citation Networks|
|5-1||SAT||10:45a-12:15p||Oak||Computational Models of Political Networks|
|5-2||SAT||10:45a-12:15p||Walnut||Interest Group and Lobbying Networks|
|5-3||SAT||10:45a-12:15p||Maple||The Geography of Political Networks|