Second Conference on
Discrete Optimization and Machine Learning
29-31 July, 2019
RIKEN Center for Advanced Intelligence Project
Tokyo, Japan



Organizers: Antoine Deza, Takanori Maehara, Sebastian Pokutta

Pursuing the approach of the 2018 edition, the purpose of this conference 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

The conference is held at the RIKEN Center for Advanced Intelligence Project (RIKEN-AIP).

Partial travel support for students has been generously offered by ISyE and RIKEN-AIP


List of confirmed participants:

Amitabh Basu (Johns Hopkins University)
Alejandro Carderera (Georgia Tech)
Cyrille Combettes (Georgia Tech)
Claudia D'Ambrosio (CNRS & Ecole Polytechnique)
Sankar Deep Chakraborty (University of Tokyo)
Munmun De Choudhury (Georgia Tech)
Sébastien Deschamps (Ecole Nationale des Ponts et Chaussées)
Santanu Dey (Georgia Tech)
Antoine Deza (McMaster University)
Takuro Fukunaga (Chuo University)
Zhongyan Guan (McMaster University)
Akshay Gupte (Clemson University)
Bo Han (RIKEN AIP)
Ryuichiro Hataya (University of Tokyo / RIKEN AIP)
Christoph Hertrich (Technische Universität Berlin)
Robert Hildebrand (Virginia Tech)
Albert Heuberger (Friedrich-Alexander-Universität)
Joey Huchette (Massachusetts Institute of Technology)
Emtiyaz Khan (RIKEN AIP)
Shuji Kijima (Kyushu University)
Negar Kiyavash (Georgia Tech)
Chi-Guhn Lee (University of Toronto)
Hongfeng Liang (McMaster University)
Leo Liberti (CNRS & Ecole Polytechnique)
Michael Liut (McMaster University)
Takanori Maehara (RIKEN AIP)
Alexander Martin (Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg)
Logan Mathesen (Arizona State University)
Michael Metel (RIKEN AIP)
Shinji Mizuno (Tokyo Institute of Technology)
Tomohiko Mizutani (Shizuoka University)
Eugène Ndiaye (RIKEN AIP)
Hoang Nguyen (Tokyo Institute of Technology / RIKEN AIP)
Yoshio Okamoto (University of Electro Communications)
Giulia Pedrielli (Arizona State University)
Pierre-Louis Poirion (RIKEN AIP)
Sebastian Pokutta (Georgia Tech)
Rado Rakotonarivo (Université Paris 13)
Edwin Romeijn (Georgia Tech)
Tomasz Rutkowski (University of Tokyo / RIKEN AIP)
Reza Samavi (McMaster University)
Akiyoshi Shioura (Tokyo Institute of Technology)
Carlos Suarez (McMaster University)
Masashi Sugiyama (University of Tokyo / RIKEN AIP)
Noriyoshi Sukegawa (Tokyo Science University)
Zeyu Sun (Singapore University of Technology and Design)
Yotaro Takazawa (Tokyo Institute of Technology)
Uthaipon Tantipongpipat (Georgia Tech)
Yuichi Yoshida (National Institute of Informatics)
Kazuki Yoshizoe (RIKEN AIP)
Hans-Georg Zimmermann (Fraunhofer Nürnberg)
Qibin Zhao (RIKEN AIP)