Bernoulli Center Workshop on Modern Trends in Combinatorial Optimization

July 25 – 29, 2022, EPFL, Bernoulli Center, Switzerland

The Bernoulli Center workshop “Modern Trends in Combinatorial Optimization” is a workshop organized at EPFL.
The workshop aims to encourage and strengthen collaborations between participants and merge their different expertises in the regimes of combinatorial optimization to obtain new and exciting results.
The workshop will host up to 32 participants, including both senior
and junior scientists. This workshop is part of the Bernoulli Center program on Modern Trends in Combinatorial Optimization.


09:30 Badge Pick-up
10:00 Opening Remarks
10:15 Sanjeev Khanna
11:15 Coffee Break
11:45 Clifford Stein
12:15 Stefan Weltge
12:45 Lunch, Swimming
15:00 David Wajc
15:30 Alberto Marchetti Spaccamela
16:00 Coffee Break
16:30 Jakub Tarnawski
17:00 Snacks and Beers
09:30 Rasmus Kyng
10:30 Coffee Break
11:00 Robert Weismantel
11:30 Mohit Singh
12:00 Michel Goemans
12:45 Lunch, Swimming
15:00 Jens Vygen
16:00 Coffee Break
16:30 Seffi Naor
17:00 Discussion
09:30 Alantha Newman
10:30 Coffee Break
11:00 Laura Sanità
11:30 Joakim Blikstad
12:00 Discussion
12:45 Lunch, Swimming
14:00 Meeting from GA building for Excursion
18:30 Restaurant Le Vieux Lausanne
09:30 Daniel Dadush
10:30 Coffee Break
11:00 Danupon Nanongkai
12:00 András Sebő
12:45 Lunch, Swimming
15:00 Shay Moran
16:00 Coffee Break
16:30 Leen Stougie
17:00 Discussion
09:30 Uriel Feige
10:30 Coffee Break
11:00 Thomas Rothvoss
11:30 Hang Zhou
12:00 Vera Traub
12:45 Lunch


The abstracts can be found here.


The workshop takes place in the Bernoulli Center on the third floor of the GA building.
For easy navigation, see, where you can search in the upper left corner for “GA”.
The building is on the EPFL campus.
During the discussions, Bernoulli offers some nice rooms. 


Adam Polak
Alantha Newman
Alberto Marchetti-Spaccamela
Alexandra Lassota
András SEBŐ
Artur Czumaj
Clifford Stein
Daniel Dadush
Danupon Nanongkai
David Wajc
Eleonore Bach
Ernest van Wijland
Etienne Bamas
Friedrich Eisenbrand
Hang Zhou
Jakub Tarnawski
Jana Cslovjecsek
Jens Vygen
Joakim Blikstad
Justin Ward
Kshiteej Sheth
Laura Sanità
Leen Stougie
Marek Elias
Marina Drygala
Martina Gallato
Michael Kapralov
Michel Goemans
Mikhail Makarov
Mohit Singh
Moritz Venzin
Ola Svensson
Parinya Chalermsook
Rasmus Kying
Sai Ganesh Nagarajan
Samuel Fiorini
Sander Borst
Sanjeev Khanna
Sarah Morell
Sebastian Pokutta
Seffi Naor
Shay Moran
Stefan Weltge
Stefano Leonardi
Thomas Rothvoss
Uriel Feige
Vera Traub
Vincent Cohen-Addad
Weiqiang Yuan
Weismantel Robert
Xinrui Jia
Yuan Weiqiang

Local Organizers:

  • Friedrich Eisenbrand
  • Alexandra Lassota
  • Ola Svensson


How to register:

Due to facility capacity limitations, participation is by invitation only.

The deadline for registering is 07.05.2022.
There is no registration fee.