Tuesday, October 10, 2017

[DMANET] First announcement: SIGOPT 2018 Conference in Kloster Irsee in March 2018

First announcement: SIGOPT 2018 Conference in Kloster Irsee in March 2018

Dear colleagues,

We would like to draw your attention to the upcoming SIGOPT conference,

SIGOPT 2018 International Conference on Optimization,

to be held on

March 21-23, 2018, in Kloster Irsee, Germany.

You can find a preliminary web page with important dates and additional information at


The SIGOPT conference series addresses the full range of theory and practice in all branches of mathematical optimization, e.g.,

- Linear and Nonlinear Programming
- Discrete and Combinatorial Optimization
- Optimal Control
- Stochastic Programming
- Multiobjective Programming
- Robust Optimization
- Game Theory and Bilevel Optimization
- Application of Optimization in Real-World Problems

Young researchers from all areas of optimization are especially encouraged to participate and to present their work.
The conference will provide a good opportunity for exchanging ideas, especially across disciplines,
and for establishing contacts with colleagues in the friendly atmosphere of Kloster Irsee.

Plenary Speakers:
- Immanuel Bomze (Universitaet Wien, Austria)
- Jacek Gondzio (The University of Edinburgh, Scotland, UK)
- Britta Peis (RWTH Aachen, Germany)
- Karl Schmedders (Universitaet Zuerich, Switzerland)
- Rico Zenklusen (ETH Zuerich, Switzerland)

Important Dates

• proposal of invited sessions: 01/10/2017 - 15/12/2017 Please submit your proposal via email to: sigopt2018@math.uni-augsburg.de

• registration and abstract submission: 01/11/2017 - 15/01/2018

• notification of acceptance: in timely manner, after abstract submission, latest end of January 2018

We hope to see you next year in Irsee!

With best regards,

the organizing committee
(Tobias Harks, Ralf Werner)

Prof. Dr. Tobias Harks, Prof. Dr. Ralf Werner
Institut fuer Mathematik
Universitaet Augsburg
86135 Augsburg
Tel.: 0821 598 2220 or 2212
E-Mail: sigopt2018@math.uni-augsburg.de

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