CO@Work 2020

Algorithmic Intelligence in Practice

CO@Work 2020 was a summer school organized by TU Berlin in cooperation with the Berlin Mathematical School and with support of the Berlin Mathematics Research Center MATH+.

This block course addressed master students (in their final year), PhD students, post-docs, and everyone else interested in the use of combinatorial optimization and mathematical programming in concrete applications from practice. The course schedule covered two weeks with lectures and exercises. We had lectures by more than 30 distinguished researchers from all over the world, including developers and managers of seven leading companies in the field of mathematical optimization.

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Check out the webpage of CO@Work 2020 for the detailed schedule, links to the recorded talks, and exercise materials.

Previous Workshops

  • Berlin 2020
    The first virtual CO@Work was held from September 14 to 25, 2020, with recorded lectures by more than 30 distinguished speakers and interactive sessions organized for different time zones.
  • Berlin 2015
    From September 28 to October 10, 2015 more than 160 students from 29 countries, covering all continents except Antarctica, participated in the course held at Zuse Institute Berlin.
  • Berlin 2009
    From September 21 to October 9, 2009 many students from all over the world participated in the course held at the Zuse Institute Berlin.
  • Berlin 2005
    From October 4-15 more than 100 students out of 10 countries participated in the course held at the Zuse Institute Berlin.
  • Görlitz 2006
    From September 3-15 parts of the course where discussed during the Görlitz summer school of the German National Academic Foundation.
  • Beijing 2006 From September 25 to October 6 more than 40 students from all over China attended the course as part of the Workshop Optimization Methods and Applications at the Morningside Center of Mathematics, Chinese Academy of Sciences.