Dear Colleagues,

Registration and abstract submission are open for the 17th British-French-German Conference on Optimization held at Imperial College London, UK, on June 15th-17th, 2015. The conference will address all aspects of optimization and its applications, including optimization theory and algorithm design, robust and stochastic optimization, variational inequalities and convex analysis as well as applications in control theory, energy, finance, operations management and engineering. More information about the conference series, which started in Oberwolfach in 1980, can be found at Further enquiries can also be sent to [log in to unmask].


27 Feb '15: Proposals deadline for invited sessions
06 Mar '15: Submission deadline for extended abstracts
13 Mar '15: Notification of abstract acceptance
08 May '15: Early registration deadline

Plenary Speakers

Dimitris Bertsimas, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA
Regina Burachik, University of South Australia, Australia
Michael Ferris, University of Wisconsin Madison, USA
William Hager, University of Florida, USA
Stefan Ulbrich, Technische Universität Darmstadt, Germany
Michel Pierre, ENS Cachan, Antenne de Bretagne, France

Semi-Plenary Speakers

Paul Armand, Universite de Limoges, France
Amir Beck, The Technion, Israel
Erick Delage, HEC Montréal, Canada
Serge Gratton, CERFACS, France
Karthik Natarajan, Singapore University of Technology and Design, Singapore
Martin Skutella, Technische Universität Berlin, Germany

Organising Committee

Ruth Misener, Imperial College London, UK
Panos Parpas, Imperial College London, UK
Stratos Pistikopoulos, Imperial College London, UK & Texas A&M University, USA
Berc Rustem, Imperial College London, UK
Nilay Shah, Imperial College London, UK
Wolfram Wiesemann, Imperial College London, UK

Scientific Committee

Danny Ralph, University of Cambridge, UK (chair)
Henri Bonnel, Université de la Nouvelle-Calédonie, New Caledonia
Jean-Baptiste Caillau, Université de Bourgogne & CNRS, France
Mounir Haddou, INSA Rennes, France
Daniel Kuhn, École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, Switzerland
Helmut Maurer, Universität Münster, Germany
Edouard Oudet, Université Joseph Fourier, France
Teemu Pennanen, King's College London, UK
Sabine Pickenhain, TU Cottbus, Germany
Andrea Walther, Universität Paderborn, Germany
Michael Ulbrich, TU München
Huifu Xu, City University London, UK

Kind regards,


Ruth Misener, PhD

Lecturer and RAEng Research Fellow
Department of Computing
Imperial College London
South Kensington Campus 
London SW7 2AZ
Tel: +44 (0) 20759 48315

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