On April, 8, 2011 a public seminar on network analysis was held in the Laboratory. It was delivered by Alexander Semenov, Ph.D. student at HSE in Moscow. The seminar was organized to study the basics of ERGM (p*) – Exponential Random Graph Models.
On the 1st of April, Inter-university student conference was held in the HSE, St Petersburg. The conference was combined of 7 sections, one of them was organized and conducted by SESL. Our researchers have also made reports in other sections.
Seminar on “TopPlan” software was held in SESL on March, 23, 2011. “TopPlan” enables to edit maps and objects on it. During the seminar all the basic functions of this program such as editing, adding and deleting objects, creating address lists were represented.
The second seminar on network analysis was held at the Laboratory on March, 18, 2011.
SESL has launched an intensive preparatory course on network analysis before the visit of prominent scholars in this field from the University of Groningen. The classes are held every Friday since March, 11 at 15-00.
Valeria Ivanushina and Ksenia Tenisheva have participated in academic and practical conference dedicated to professor Kryshtanovsky at HSE (Moscow).
The Laboratory Has Published a Brochure “Children from Migrant Families at Schools of St. Petersburg”
A new brochure about migrant children in St.Petersburg was published in the Laboratory.
SESL has launched a series of master-classes for upgrading computer competence. Two of them were carried out on 25 and 28 of March and focused on computer graphics and graphic editors.