Mitchell Centre: 50 Years of Sociology
|Dates:||29 October 2014|
|Times:||12:00 - 18:00|
|What is it:||Conferences|
|Organiser:||School of Social Sciences|
|Who is it for:||University staff, Current University students, General public|
|Speaker:||Bruce Kapferer, Charles Kadushin, Barry Wellman, Nick Crossley, Ulrik Brandes|
The event will take place the 29th of October 2014, at the University of Manchester (UNIVERSITY PLACE 2.220) and will host a keynote speech by Bruce Kapferer (University of Bergen and University College London), one of the founders of Social Network Analysis, together with a round table of discussants including Charles Kadushin, Barry Wellman, and Nick Crossley. The keynote and the roundtable will be followed by a wine reception. The cost of the event is 20£.
1pm: welcome and introduction by Martin Everett
1.15: keynote speech by Bruce Kapferer
2pm – 4pm: round table with Charles Kadushin, Barry Wellman, and Nick Crossley
4pm: open discussion and questions
4.30pm: wine reception
A workshop on Visone and visualization of large networks, run by Ulrik Brandes, will follow the event on the 30th of October, from 9am to 1pm. The workshop is free of charge.
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