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New issue of SIGEVOlution is out

A new issue of the SIGEVOlution newsletter is now out (volume 4, issue 3). SIGEVOlution is the newsletter of ACM SIGEVO, the ACM Special Interest Group on Genetic and Evolutionary Computation. Continue reading

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GECCO-2010 submission deadline just 1 week away

The submission deadline for GECCO-2010 regular papers is January 27, 2010, which is just 1 week away from today! Continue reading

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GECCO-2010 deadline extended to January 27, 2010

The GECCO-2010 deadline for submission of regular papers has been extended to January 27, 2010! Continue reading

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Mark your calendars, write a paper, and come to GECCO-2010 in Portland

The paper submission deadline for my favorite conference is getting close, it’s just a bit over a month away. Genetic and Evolutionary Computation Conference 2010 (GECCO-2010) will take place in Portland, OR (July 7-11, 2010) and the deadline for submitting full papers to GECCO-2010 is January 13, 2010. Mark your calendars, write a paper, submit […] Continue reading

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New issue of SIGEVOlution available now

The new issue of SIGEVOlution is now available for you to download from http://www.sigevolution.org. For me, the main highlight of the issue is the interview with John H. Holland with an introduction by Lashon Booker. Continue reading

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John Holland to give a keynote at GECCO-2009 in Montreal, Canada

John H. Holland will give a keynote speech at GECCO-2009 on July 12, 2009 (Sunday), 10:40am-11:40am. The talk is entitled Genetic Algorithms: Long Ago [Past] and Far Away [Future] and the abstract of the talk follows:

It was in the mid-50’s of the 20th century when I realized that Fisher’s fundamental theorem could be extended […] Continue reading

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Uday Chakraborty on flow-shop scheduling

Later today Uday Chakraborty is giving a talk on flow-shop scheduling as part of the weekly colloquium series at our department. The talk will be given at 4:00pm in room 320 CCB at UMSL. The abstract follows:

The flow shop scheduling problem, or the problem of assignment of times to a set of jobs for processing […] Continue reading

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Hans-Paul Schwefel to give a talk at GECCO-2009

I just found out that Hans-Paul Schwefel, one of the evolutionary computation pioneers, is going to give a talk at the Genetic and Evolutionary Computation Conference (GECCO-2009) in Montreal, Canada (July 8-12, 2009). The talk will be part of the Learning from Failures in Evolutionary Computation (LFFEC) Workshop.
The title of the talk is failures […] Continue reading

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GECCO-2009 deadline extended to January 28, 2009!

GECCO-2009 deadline for submission of regular papers was extended to Wednesday, January 28, 2009! Continue reading

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