Master Class

Experimental Study of Algorithms and Benchmarking

MASTER CLASS CHAIR:
John Hooker, Carnegie Mellon University, USA

CP-AI-OR 2010 will begin with a Master Class where leading researchers will give talks on the experimental evaluation of algorithms and benchmarking for combinatorial optimization problems.

The Master Class is intended for PhD students, researchers, and practitioners.

MASTER CLASS SCHEDULE

Monday 14 June – Methods for Experimental Study

09.00 - 10.30 Statistical Methods I, Catherine McGeoch [Download PDF]
10.30 - 11.00 Coffee break
11.00 - 12.30 Statistical Methods II, Catherine McGeoch [Download PDF]
12.30 - 14.00 Lunch
14.00 - 15.30 Scientific Use of Experimentation I, Carla Gomes
15.30 - 16.00 Coffee break
16.00 - 17.30 Scientific Use of Experimentation II, Carla Gomes

Tuesday 15 June – Software Evaluation and Benchmarking 

09.30 - 10.00 Mehmet Dincbas, Cosytec [Download PDF]
10.00 - 10.30 Matt Galati, SAS
10.30 - 11.00 Ted Ralphs, Lehigh Univ
11.00 - 11.30 Coffee break
11.30 - 12.00 Tobias Achterberg, IBM [Download PDF]
12.00 - 12.30 Jan Jagla and Alex Meeraus, GAMS [Download PDF]
12.30 - 13.00 Susanne Heipcke, FICO [Download PDF]
13.00 - 14.30 Lunch
14.30 - 15.00 Mark Wallace, Monash Univ
15.00 - 15.30 Paul Shaw, IBM [Download PDF]