The Veszprem Optimization Conference: Advanced Algorithms

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Wednesday, December 13, 2006 - Friday, December 15, 2006
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Academic and Practice
Veszprem, Hungary
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The Veszprem Optimization Conference: Advanced Algorithms will be held at the Regional Centre of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences in Veszprem (VEAB), Hungary, December 13-15, 2006.
The conference will be hosted by the recently established Faculty of Information Technology, University of Veszprem.
The VOCAL conference focuses on recent advances on optimization algorithms:
continues and discrete; complexity and convergence properties, high performance optimization software and novel applications are reviewed as well. We aim to bring together researchers from both the theoretical and applied communities in the framework of a medium-scale event. The VOCAL conference marks the foundation of the Faculty of Information Technology of the University of Veszprem.

Distinguished researchers will give featured invited talks on topics of wide interest. Confirmed invited speakers include:
Lorenz T. Biegler, Carnegie Mellon University
Hans Georg Bock, IWR, University of Heidelberg
J. Frederic Bonnans, INRIA., France
Dorit S. Hochbaum, University of California, Berkeley
Etienne de Klerk, Tilburg University, The Netherlands
Yurii Nesterov, CORE, Catholic University of Louvain la Neuve
Annick Sartenaer, Notre-Dame de la Paix University ,FUNDP,
Each accepted paper will be allotted a 25 minutes talk. Authors wishing to speak should submit an abstract via the conference WEB page by June 15, 2006.