Discrete Optimization and Machine Learning
23-25 July, 2018
Center for Advanced Intelligence
Tokyo, Japan



Organizers: Antoine Deza, Takanori Maehara, Sebastian Pokutta



The purpose of this workshop is to bring together discrete optimizers and machine learning researchers, theory people and practitioners in an effort to bridge the fields and stimulate cross-disciplinary interaction

We are also planning a visit to Hakuto, the Japanese Google-X team


Preliminary list of confirmed participants:

Amitabh Basu (Johns Hopkins University)
Jana Boerger (Georgia Tech)
Victor Cohen (Ecole Nationale des Ponts et Chaussées)
Antoine Deza (McMaster University)
Swati Gupta (Georgia Tech)
Takeshi Hakamada (Ispace)
Yoshinobu Kawahara (Osaka University / RIKEN AIP)
Emtiyaz Khan (RIKEN AIP)
Shuji Kijima (Kyushu University)
Takanori Mehara (RIKEN AIP)
Shinji Mizuno (Tokyo Institute of Technology)
Kazuo Murota (Tokyo Metropolitan University)
Yoshio Okamoto (University of Electro Communications)
Axel Parmentier (Ecole Nationale des Ponts et Chaussées)
Sebastian Pokutta (Georgia Tech)
Masashi Sugiyama (RIKEN AIP / University of Tokyo)
Taiji Suzuki (University of Tokyo / RIKEN AIP)
Akiko Takeda (Institute of Statistical Mathematics / RIKEN AIP)
Ichiro Takeuchi (Nagoya Institute of Technology / RIKEN AIP)
Dan Tu (Georgia Tech)
Yuichi Yoshida (National Institute of Informatics)

If you are willing to give a talk please contact the organizers