Fundamental Science for Society FS2

Network Geometry. Theory and Applications

By M. Ángeles Serrano and Marián Boguñá

Workshop by Mapping Complexity Lab, a NetSci 2024 Satellite

Quebec CIty, June 18, 2024,

Quebec City Convention Centre, room 206A

About the Workshop

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The network geometry paradigm unveils the secrets of complex networks, decoding their topology, hierarchy, and navigation. Like maps for geography, it guides us through intricate systems, predicting behaviors and revealing hidden structures. Yet, challenges remain, inspiring collaboration among top scientists to chart new territories and unlock insights in network geometry. This workshop aims to sow the seeds for groundbreaking discoveries in the dynamic field of network geometry.

Invited Speakers

Carlo Cannistraci

Tsinghua University

Jaroslav Hlinka

Czech Academy of Sciences

Maksim Kitsak

Delft University of Technology

Dmitri Krioukov

Northeastern University

Sámuel Balogh

Eötvös Loránd University

Harrison Hartle

Santa Fe Institute

Bianka Kovács

Eötvös Loránd University


9:00 – 9:30

D. Krioukov

Discrete versus continuous geometry [Abstract]

9:30 – 10:00

J. Hlinka

Persistent homology for characterizing brain connectivity networks: promises, pitfalls, revelations [Abstract]

10:00 – 10:30

C. Cannistraci

The role of network geometry in neural architecture design for sparse deep learning [Abstract]

10:30 – 11:00

Coffee break

11:00 – 11:30

M. Kitsak

Complementarity in complex networks [Abstract]

11:30 – 11:50

B. Kovács

Dimension reduction techniques for embedding networks into the hyperbolic [Abstract]

11:50 – 12:10

H. Hartle

An invitation to temporal network geometry [Abstract]

12:10 – 12:30

S. Balogh

Node embedding based on the inherent modular structure of hyperbolic networks [Abstract]


Contact Us

M. Ángeles Serrano, +34934021153
Marián Boguñá, +34934039211

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