Workshop on Advances in Optimization
19-21 April 2007
Tokyo Institute of Technology, Tokyo, Japan.




  Organizers: Antoine Deza and Shinji Mizuno.




The workshop will bring together a diverse group of researchers from both continuous and combinatorial optimization, theoretical and applied.

The list of confirmed participants includes:

Miguel Anjos (University of Waterloo)
David Bremner (University of New Brunswick)
Chek Beng Chua (Nanyang Technological University)
Felipe Cucker (City University of Hong Kong)
Yang Dai (University of Illinois at Chicago)
Antoine Deza (McMaster University)
Leonid Faybusovich (University of Notre Dame)
Katsuki Fujisawa (Chuo University & AIST)
Komei Fukuda (ETH Zurich)
Mituhiro Fukuda (Tokyo Institute of Technology)
Junya Gotoh (University of Tsukuba)
Shinji Hara (University of Tokyo)
Ruichi Hirabayashi (Mejiro University)
Sunyoung Kim (Ewha University)
Etienne de Klerk (Tilburg University)
Kazuhiro Kobayashi (National Maritime Research Inst.)
Masakazu Kojima (Tokyo Institute of Technology)
Tien-Yien Li (Michigan State University)
Tomomi Matsui (Chuo University)
Ryuhei Miyashiro (Tokyo Univ. of Agriculture & Tech.)
Shinji Mizuno (Tokyo Institute of Technology)
Satoko Moriguchi (Sophia University)
Sonoko Moriyama (University of Tokyo)
Masakazu Muramatsu (Univ. of Electro-communications)
Kazuo Murota (University of Tokyo)
Kazuhide Nakata (Tokyo Institute of Technology)
Makoto Namiki (Toho University)
Pablo Parrilo (Massachusetts Institute of Technology)
Dmitrii Pasechnik (Nanyang Technological University)
Franz Rendl (Universitat Klagenfurt)
Kees Roos (Delft University of Technology)
Vera Rosta (Renyi Institute of Mathematics)
Maiko Shigeno (University of Tsukuba)
Hidetoshi Shimodaira (Tokyo Institute of Technology)
Akiyoshi Shioura (Tohoku University)
Tamon Stephen (Simon Fraser University)
Akiko Takeda (Tokyo Institute of Technology)
Akihisa Tamura (Keio University)
Kunio Tanabe (Waseda University)
Tamás Terlaky (McMaster University)
Kim Toh (National University of Singapore)
Takashi Tsuchiya (Institute of Statistical Mathematics)
Hayato Waki (Tokyo Institute of Technology)
I-Lin Wang (National Cheng Kung University)
Hiroshi Yabe (Tokyo University of Science)
Yoshitsugu Yamamoto (University of Tsukuba)
Hiroshi Yamashita (Mathematical Systems Inc.)
Makoto Yamashita (Kanagawa University)
Yinyu Ye (Stanford University)
Akiko Yoshise (University of Tsukuba)


Each talk will be about 25 minutes.
If you are willing to give a talk please contact the organizers by December 31, 2006:
  Antoine Deza, deza (at) mcmaster.ca
  Shinji Mizuno, mizuno.s.ab (at) m.titech.ac.jp