Conference Chair: Pierre Hansen, HEC Montreal (Canada), Stefan Voss, University of Hamburg (Germany).

Steering Committee: Vittorio Maniezzo, Univ. Bologna (Italy), Matteo Fischetti, Univ. Padova (Italy), Thomas Stuetzle, ULB Bruxelles (Belgium)

Technical Program Committee:

  • Roberto Battiti, University of Trento, Italy
  • Marco Caserta, University of Hamburg, Germany
  • Emilie Danna, ILOG, France
  • Karl Doerner, Salzburg Research, Austria
  • Anton Eremeev, Omsk Branch of Sobolev Institute of Mathematics SB RAS, Russia
  • Andreas Fink, Helmut-Schmidt-University, Hamburg, Germany
  • Matteo Fischetti, University of Padova, Italy
  • Michel Gendreau, University of Montreal, Canada
  • Peter Greistorfer, Karl-Franzens-Universitšt Graz, Austria
  • Walter Gutjahr University of Vienna, Austria
  • Pierre Hansen, HEC Montreal, Canada
  • Richard Hartl, University of Vienna, Austria
  • Hideki Hashimoto, Kyoto University, Japan
  • Andrea Lodi, University of Bologna, Italy
  • Vittorio Maniezzo, University of Bologna, Italy.
  • Barry McCollum, Queen's University, Belfast, UK.
  • Nenad Mladenovic, Brunel University, UK
  • George Nemhauser, Georgia Institute of Technology, U.S.A.
  • Marcus Poggi, Pontificial Catholic University, Brazil
  • Christian Prins, University of Troyes, France
  • Gunter Raidl, Technical University of Vienna, Austria
  • Marc Reimann, University of Warwick, UK
  • Mauricio Resende, AT&T Labs Research, USA
  • Celso Ribeiro, Pontificial Catholic University, Brazil
  • Martin Savelsbergh, Georgia Institute of Technology, U.S.A.
  • Andrea Schaerf, University of Udine, Italy;
  • Wolfgang Slany, Technische Universitšt Graz, Austria
  • Thomas Stuetzle, IRIDIA, Universitť Libre de Bruxelles, Belgium
  • Daniele Vigo, University of Bologna, Italy
  • Stefan Voss, University of Hamburg, Germany
  • Jean-Paul Watson, Sandia National Labs, USA
  • David Woodruff, Univ. of California at Davis, USA

Local Organizing Committee: Roberto Baldacci, Marco A. Boschetti, Enrico Bartolini, Matteo Roffilli, Univ. Bologna (Italy)