Leiden Networks Day



10:00 - 17:00 hrs


Poortgebouw, behind Leiden central station



The LCN2 community is proud to present the Leiden Networks Day: a one-day symposium open to all researchers interested in networks, from Leiden, the Netherlands and beyond. The event will feature a number of excellent international speakers and is free to attend.

9:30 - 10:00     Arrival 
10:00 - 10:05Opening by Han de Winde, vice-dean of the Faculty of Science
10:05 - 10:15Introduction by Frank den Hollander
10:15 - 11:00
Pierluigi Crescenzi (University of Florence)
A large graph mining round trip: From theory to practice and back
11:00 - 11:30Break 
11:30 - 12:15
Janos Kertesz (Central European University)
Social contagion: A truly complex phenomenon
12:15 - 13:00
Kees Stam (Free University Amsterdam)
Complex brain networks: from observations to models
13:00 - 14:15
(free if you are registered)
14:15 - 15:00
Mariangeles Serrano (Universitat de Barcelona)
Network geometry and gravity models in complex networks
15:00 - 15:45
Stefan Thurner (Medical University of Vienna)
How financial multilayer networks create systemic risk - and how to manage it
15:45 - 16:15Break
16:15 - 17:00
Alessandro Vespignani (Northeastern University)
From spreading processes in networks to infectious disease forecast