2018 JPNSEC International Workshop on Evolutionary Computation August 31 - September 1, 2018, Southern University of Science and Technology (SUSTech), Shenzhen, China

News

  • Keynote Talk II is changed (2018/8/11)
  • Title submission deadline is extended. (2018/8/3)
  • Tentative program is released. (2018/7/31)
  • Registration deadline is updated. (2018/7/31)
  • Registration system is opened. (2018/6/24)
  • Hotel information and paper template is updated. (2018/4/30)
  • The web page is opened. (2018/2/20)

Overview

2018 JPNSEC (The Japanese Society for Evolutionary Computation) International Workshop on Evolutionary Computation will be held at Southern University of Science and Technology (SUSTech), Shenzhen, China, August 31 and September 1, 2018. Papers related to evolutionary computation are invited to poster presentation sessions in this workshop. Also, this workshop will have special invited talks.

Important Dates

Workshop

  • August 31 - September 1, 2018

Registration

  • Registration deadline: August 10, 2018

Poster Presentation

  • Title submission deadline: August 3, 2018 August 10, 2018 (Extended)
  • Paper submission deadline: August 17, 2018
  • Flash talk slide material submission deadline: August 24, 2018

Venue

Southern University of Science and Technology (Google Map, Gaode Maps)

  • Address: 1088 Xueyuan Avenue, Xili, Nanshan District, Shenzhen, China
  • Access: From Shenzhen Baoan International Airport, take Subway Line #11, transfer to Subway Line #5, and get off at Tang Lang Station.

Tentative Program

  • August 31, Friday
    • 09:00-09:20 Registration
    • 09:20-09:50 Opening
      • Prof. Xin Yao, Southern University of Science and Technology (SUSTech)
    • 09:50-10:50 Keynote Talk I
      • Prof. Ke Tang, Southern University of Science and Technology (SUSTech)
      • "Scalable Evolutionary Search in the Big Data Era - Challenges and Opportunities"
    • 10:50-11:10 Break
    • 11:10-12:10 Keynote Talk II
      • Prof. Ran Cheng, Southern University of Science and Technology (SUSTech)
      • "Computational Intelligence for Large-scale Optimization"
    • 12:10-14:00 Lunch
    • 14:00-15:00 Keynote Talk III
      • Prof. Qingfu Zhang, City University of Hong Kong
      • "Use of Traditional Optimization Methods on Multiobjective Evolutionary Computation"
    • 15:20-15:50 Short Presentations 1
    • 15:50-17:20 Tea Break & Poster Presentations 1
    • 18:00-20:00 Dinner
  • September 1, Saturday
    • 9:00-10:20 Invited Talk I
      • Prof. Hiroyuki Sato, The University of Electro-Communications
      • "Evolutionary Many-objective Optimization: Difficulties and Approaches"
    • 10:20-10:40 Break
    • 10:40-12:00 Invited Talk II
      • Prof. Shinichi Shirakawa, Yokohama National University
      • "Designing Deep Neural Network Structures Based on Evolutionary Computation"
    • 12:00-13:00 Lunch
    • 13:00-13:30 Short Presentations 2
    • 13:30-15:00 Tea Break & Poster Presentations 2
    • 15:20-15:50 Short Presentations 3
    • 15:50-17:20 Tea Break & Poster Presentations 3
    • 17:20-17:50 Closing

Registration

Registration is needed to participate in the workshop and/or make a poster presentation.

Material format

Paper

The paper format can be downloaded from the following links. Even only one-page abstract can be submitted.
The electronic paper submission site is informed to authors by e-mail.
The submitted papers are included in the proceedings of the workshop and distributed among attendances.

Flash talk

Before the poster session, presenters briefly introduce their works with slides and a projector in two minutes. The submission site to upload the slide material is informed to authors by e-mail.

Poster

The poster size should be within 90cm (Width) x 120cm (Height).

Fee

There is no fee for presenting papers and participating in the workshop.

Accommodation

Art Hotel (Hotel Tanglang Yayuan)

For your reservation, Art hotel can be found on accommodation booking sites such as booking.com, trip.com, etc.

Sponsors

  • The Japanese Society for Evolutionary Computation
  • Shenzhen Key Laboratory of Computational Intelligence, Southern University of Science and Technology

Organizers

  • General Chair: Hisao Ishibuchi (Southern University of Science and Technology)
  • Program Chair: Hiroyuki Sato (The University of Electro-Communications)

Contact

E-mail: sig-office[at]jpnsec.org

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