The International Laboratory for Applied Network Research NRU HSE develops and tests new methods for analyzing network data, applying them in empirical research in various scientific fields. The ANR-Lab members get represented by researchers from sociology, political science, economics, management, mathematics, statistics, computer linguistics, and computer science. We maintain cooperation with Russian and international scientists and research groups working in the field of network analysis.
In the autumn of 2017, our Lab launched the master's programme "Applied Statistics with Network Analysis," which enrolls 42 students.
In 2021 ANR-Lab opens admission to the new online programme "Master of Data and Network Analytics" on Coursera.
The conference was held online on September 6-10 and brought together sociologists, statisticians, computer and science specialists, economists, humanitarians, and scientists from all fields related to network science. The conference presented current results and the latest methodological developments in the field of social network analysis.
Stanislav Moiseev took part in the 15th conference organized by the European Sociological Association ESA 2021
The conference of the European Sociological Association was held online from August 31 to September 3 and attracted over 3,800 participants. The main focus of the event was sociological knowledge for an alternative future.
On July 12-17, 2021, the 4th St. Petersburg Summer School on Network Analysis occurred. The event was held online and brought together participants from 9 countries. Two laboratory employees took part in the summer school, where they presented their research and received advice from invited teachers.
On July 10-15, the 26th World Congress of Political Science was held online. Laboratory members Valentina Kuskova, Dmitry Zaytsev, Gregory Khvatsky and Anna Sokol presented their reports at the "Policy Networks" section:
On July 5-10, Networks2021 was held – joint conference of Sunbelt and NetSci, the main international conferences on network analysis and network science. Nine laboratory members made oral and poster presentations at the conference and took part in workshops within the conference framework.
We congratulate the Deputy Head of ANR-Lab Daria Maltseva on winning the 2021 RSF grant competition for young scientists.
On June 17-19, the 8th STS Italia International Conference "Dis/Entangling Technoscience" was held, dedicated to the interaction between technoscience and society. Seven ANR-Lab members made presentations in the track "The New Role of R&D Networks and Evaluation Processes in the Time of "Big Science.""
ANR-Lab analyst and MASNA and MDNA teacher Elena Beilina and research assistant Tamara Shcheglova entered the Higher School of Economics postgraduate study programmes. As many as ten graduate students now work with them in the laboratory!
On April 15-16, within the framework of the April conference, the section "Network Analysis" was held
On April 13-23, 2021, the XXII April International Academic Conference on Economic and Social Development organized by NRU HSE was held. Within the conference framework, the International Laboratory for Applied Network Research traditionally organized a section, "Network Analysis," addressed to various theoretical and empirical studies from different disciplines, based on applying theoretical and methodological approaches from the field of network analysis.
Elena Beilina, an analyst at ANR-Lab, a graduate of the Master's programme "Applied Statistics with Network Analysis," and now a teacher of the programme, won the Sociography-2021 competition to visualize sociological and demographic research data.