Wednesday, April 29, 2015

[DMANET] ACP Summer School 2015 - Call for Participation

Call for Participation

2015 ACP Summer School in Constraint Programming

** New Frontiers in Constraint Programming **

Dates: July 8-11th
Location: University of Toronto Scarborough, Canada

The subject of the 2015 ACP Summer School is "New Frontiers in Constraint
Programming", where we explore some of the most exciting and innovative
applications and research directions in Constraint Programming that have
been shaping the field in recent years. The goal of the school is to
familiarize PhD students, post-docs, and interested researchers with these
new perspectives to foster ideas that can contribute to their own research
and to better position themselves in the field.

** Competition: The school is also hosting a Constraint Programming
competition where winners and their work will be featured at the 21st
International Conference on Principles and Practice of Constraint
Programming (CP 2015).

* Confirmed Speakers

(More speakers may be confirmed soon)

- Christopher Beck, University of Toronto, Canada
Hybrid Techniques

- Claude-Guy Quimper, Université Laval, Canada
Parallel Constraint Programming

- Willem-Jan van Hoeve, Carnegie Mellon University, USA
Decision Diagram-Based Constraint Programming

- Pascal Van Hentenryck, Australian National University, Australia
Trends in Real-World Applications of Constraint Programming

- Petr Vilim, IBM Research, Czech Republic
New Developments in Constraint-Based Scheduling

* Registration

- Cost: CAD$ 300
- Link:

* For those attending ISMP 2015, transportation will be arranged from
Toronto to Pittsburgh.

* Organizers & Contact Information:

David Bergman, University of Connecticut

Andre A. Cire, University of Toronto Scarborough


Andre Augusto Cire
Assistant Professor in Operations Management
Department of Management, University of Toronto Scarborough
Rotman School of Management (cross-appoint.)
Phone: +1-416-208-4838 (UTSC), +1-416-978-5454 (Rotman)

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