• Complex networks: from socio-economic systems to biology and brain

    Sept. 08-14, 2017

  • Complex networks: from socio-economic systems to biology and brain

    Sept. 08-14, 2017

Aim and scope:
The aim of this workshop is to gather the community of scientists working in the different branches of network theory applied to social and natural sciences in order to create new synergies and potential scientific advancements.

Speakers (who have confirmed their participation)

  • José Soares Andrade Jr, Universidade do Ceará, Fortaleza, Brazil
  • Lucilla De Arcangelis, Università di Napoli 2, Naples, Italy
  • Alain Barrat, Unic. de Marseille, France
  • Angelo Bifone, IIT, Rovereto, Italy
  • Francesco Bonchi, ISI Foundation, Turin, Italy
  • Raffaella Burioni, Università di Parma, Parma, Italy
  • Claudio Castellano, ISC - CNR, Rome, Italy
  • Ciro Cattuto, ISI Foundation, Turin, Italy
  • Fabrizio De Vico FallaniINRIA, Paris, France
  • Edoardo Galimberti, Università degli Studi di Torino - Fondazione ISI, Turin, Italy
  • Hernan Makse, City Colleg of New York, USA
  • Rossana Mastrandrea, IMT, Lucca, Italy
  • Joke Meijer, Leiden Univ., NL
  • José Fernando Mendes, Universidade de Aveiro, Portugal
  • Daniela Paolotti, ISI Foundation, Turin, Italy
  • Andrea Pagnani, Politecnico di Torino, Italy
  • Pietro Pietrini, IMT, Lucca, Italy
  • Emiliano Ricciardi, IMT, Lucca, Italy
  • Paolo De Los Rios, Polytechnique de Lausanne, CH
  • Andrea Rapisarda, Università di Catania, Italy
  • Alessandro Rizzo, Politecnico di Torino, Italy
  • Silvia Ronchiadin, Innovation Center, Intesa Sanpaolo
  • Romualdo Pastor Satorras, Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, Barcelona, Spain
  • Roded Sharan, Tel Aviv Univ.
  • Tiziano Squartini, IMT, Lucca, Italy
  • Marcella Tambuscio, Università di Torino, Italy
  • Stefan Thurner, Medical University of Vienna, Austria
  • Sebastiano Vigna, Università di Milano, Italy
  • Vinko Zlatic, R. Boskovic Inst., Croatia


Available soon


Registration fee is 470 €. The fee covers the course material, bus+hydrofoil Catania airport-Lipari-Catania airport, social events. The only accepted payment method is bank transfer. Payment details will be provided after an accepted participant confirms is presence through a form in his profile page. The participant will also be able to download a pre-payment receipt if required for the payment to be made.


Deadline for application is July 21, 2017. Applicants will be notified about admission by July 30th, 2017.
The official language is English.

Workshop committee

Guido Caldarelli (IMT Lucca, IT)
Giulio Cimini (IMT Lucca, IT)
Alfredo Ferro (University of Catania, IT)
Andrea Gabrielli (Institute of Complex Systems CNR, Rome, IT)
Diego Garlaschelli (Lorentz Institute, Leiden)
Tommaso Gili ("Enrico Fermi" Research Center, Rome, Italy)
Rosalba Giugno (University of Verona, IT)
Alfredo Pulvirenti (University of Catania, IT)
Giancarlo Ruffo (Univ. Torino, Italy)


IMT Lucca
Centro Enrico Fermi di Roma

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