The 8th IEEE/ACM International Conference on Advances in Social Networks Analysis and Mining (ASONAM 2016)

18 – 21 August, 2016

San Francisco, CA, USA

Call for Papers

The IEEE/ACM International Conference on Advances in Social Network Analysis and Mining (ASONAM) provides a premier interdisciplinary forum to bring together researchers and practitioners from all social networking analysis and mining related fields for presentation of original research results, as well as exchange and dissemination of innovative, practical development experiences. ASONAM 2016 seeks to address important challenging problems with a specific focus on the scientific principles, fundamental technology development, and emerging applications associated with social networking analysis and mining.

General areas of interest to ASONAM 2016 include three major aspects:

  • Network science (e.g., mathematical models, concepts, theory, algorithms, etc.)
  • Social and media analysis (e.g., communications, economy, business models, sociology, psychology, anthropology, applied linguistics etc.)
  • Technology and applications (e.g., systems, tools, novel applications, crowdsourcing, etc.)

To fully embrace the fast-growing and vigorously dynamic trend of social networks and applications, ASONAM 2016 is eager to consider any breakthroughs in social network analysis and mining in the broadest possible sense.

General areas of interest to ASONAM 2016 include information science and mathematics, communication studies, business and organizational studies, sociology, psychology, anthropology, applied linguistics, biology and medicine.


Full paper manuscripts must be in English with a maximum length of 8 pages or short paper 4 pages (using the IEEE two-column template).

Submissions should be in PDF and include the title, author(s), affiliation(s), e-mail address(es) and abstract on the first page. The submission link is:

At least one author of each accepted paper must register for the conference and is expected to attend the conference and present the work as scheduled in the conference program. For further information, contact the Program Committee Track Chairs at

Key Dates

Paper submission deadline: April 29, 2016 11:59 PM American Samoa Zone (UTC-11)
Notification of acceptance: June 30, 2016
Camera-ready papers due: July 10, 2016 11:59 PM American Samoa Zone (UTC-11)
Conference events: August 18-21, 2016