Workshop Schedule

Thu 5th March

Fri 6th March

Sat 7th March

Session 1

Session 4

Session 7

9:00 - 9:45


Niloy Ganguly

Krishna Gummadi

09:45 - 10:30

Constantine Dovrolis

Rajeev Rastogi

Manuel Gomez Rodriguez

10:30 - 11:00




Session 2

Session 5

Session 8

11:00 - 11:45

David F. Gleich

Chiranjib Bhattacharyya

Sourangshu Bhattacharya

11:45 - 12:30

Matteo Marsili

Animesh Mukherjee

Sayan Ranu

12:30 - 2:00




Session 3

Session 6


2:00 - 2:45

Partha Pratim Talukdar

Anirban Dasgupta

2:45 - 3:30

Amitabha Bagchi

Tyll Krueger

3:30 - 4:00



Panel(Thu 5th March, 16:00 - 17:30): Synergy of Machine Learning and Complex Network

Moderator: Niloy Ganguly, IIT KGP
Panelist: Panel includes -
  • Srikanta Bedathur IBM IRL
  • Sayan Pathak Microsoft
  • Jean-Loup Guillaume, University of La Rochelle, France
  • Samik Datta, Flipkart

List of talks:

Amitabha Bagchi IIT Delhi, India Characterizing virality on Twitter.
Anirban Dasgupta IIT Gandhinagar, India Estimating Network Parameters.
Animesh Mukherjee IIT Kharagpur, India In depth analysis of large scale citation networks.
Chiranjib Bhattacharyya IISc Bangalore Learning labels on graphs using Orthonormal representations.
Constantine Dovrolis Geogia Tech, Atlanta, USA. The hourglass (or bow-tie) effect in evolving hierarchical networks.
David F. Gleich Purdue University, USA Localized methods in graph mining.
Krishna Gummadi Max Planck Institute for Software Systems (MPI-SWS), Germany On the Strength of Weak Identities in Social Computing Systems.
Manuel Gomez Rodriguez Max Planck Institute for Software Systems (MPI-SWS), Germany Shaping Social Activity by Incentivizing Users.
Mateo Marsili The Abdus Salam International Centre for Theoretical Physics, Italy Statistical inference of complex systems in the deep undersampling regime
Niloy Ganguly IIT, Kharagpur, India Identifying Bond-based and Identiy-Based Groups.
Partha Pratim Talukdar IISc, Bangalore, India Learning over Graphs for Knowledge Harvesting.
Rajeev Rastogi Director, Machine Learning, Amazon India Personalized Fit Recommendations.
Sayan Ranu IIT Madras, India Mining Communication Motifs from Dynamic Networks.
Sourangshu Bhattacharya IIT Kharagpur, India Modeling and Learning Inluence in Online Social Networks.
Tyll Kruger Wroclaw University of Technology, Dolnoslaskie, Poland Alphabetic bipartite networks: Theory and Applications