Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro COPPE
Instituto Alberto Luiz Coimbra de Pós-Graduação e Pesquisa de Engenharia
Instituto de Matemática
Data: Friday, August 15, 2008 At 08:00
VI ALIO/EURO Workshop on Applied Combinatorial Optimization
December 15 - 17, 2008, Buenos Aires, Argentina
NEW DEADLINE: August 15th
The VI ALIO/EURO Workshop on Applied Combinatorial Optimization will be held from December 15th to the 17th of 2008 at the campus of the Facultad de Ciencias Exactas y Naturales, Universidad de Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires, Argentina.
**** Abstract Submission
Authors are invited to submit an extended abstract no longer than 6 pages on letter-size paper using at least 11-point font. Instructions for electronic submissions are posted at the conference web page http://alioeuro2008.dc.uba.ar/.
Extended abstract submission begins on June 1st and ends on July 31st. August 30th authors will be notified whether or not their paper has been accepted.
The Association of Latin-Iberoamerican Operational Research Societies (ALIO) and the Association of European Operational Research Societies (EURO), both within the International Federation of Operational Research Societies (IFORS), organize their joint sixth conference devoted to Combinatorial Optimization. The main purpose of the ALIO/EURO Workshops of Combinatorial Optimization is to bring together Latin American and European researchers and to stimulate activities and discussions about methods and applications in the field of combinatorial optimization. Researchers from other countries are obviously welcome to participate.
Previous editions of ALIO-EURO Workshop on Applied Combinatorial Optimization were:
Rio de Janeiro, Brasil, 1989.
Valparaiso, Chile, 1996.
Erice, Italy, 1999.
Pucon, Chile, 2002 (http://www.inf.puc-rio.br/alioeuro2002)
Paris, France, 2005 (http://www.infres.enst.fr/~charon/alio)
**** Main topics in this conference will be:
A selection of full papers will be published in a special issue of the Journal International Transactions in Operational Research (edited by Celso Ribeiro), published on behalf of IFORS (The International Federation of Operational Research Societies), Blackwell Publishing.
**** Confirmed plenary talks
The following invited speakers have been confirmed so far:
Martine Labbé (Université Libre de Bruxelles, Belgium)
Celso Ribeiro (Universidade Federal Fluminense, Brazil)
Jayme Szwarcfiter (Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)
Paolo Toth (University of Bologna, Italy)
Gustavo Vulcano (New York University, U.S.A.)
Andrés Weintraub (University of Chile, Chile)
**** Important Dates
June 1st, 2008: Opening of paper submission
July 31st,2008: Abstract submission deadline
August 30th,2008: Notification of paper acceptance
December 15-17, 2008: The VI ALIO/EURO Conference on Applied Combinatorial Optimization
**** CONFERENCE CHAIRS
Isabel Méndez-Díaz (Universidad de Buenos Aires, Argentina)
Graciela Nasini (Universidad Nacional de Rosario, Argentina)
Paula Zabala (Universidad de Buenos Aires, Argentina)
For further information please contact alioeuro2008 at dc.uba.ar
CONFERENCE WEB PAGE http://alioeuro2008.dc.uba.ar/