The 2014 edition of the ACP Summer School will be held in Bologna (Italy) from June 16 to June 20, with the topic "Practical Constraint Programming".
The school is meant for CP researchers and practitioners with an academic or industrial background, interested in using Constraint Programming and Hybrid Methods to tackle real world optimisation problems.
The school lecturers include renowned experts in the field as well as young talented researchers. The lectures will cover technical topics as well as the experience of the speakers about tackling real world problems. More details can be found on the school web site at:
The school will also feature a substantial amount of hands-on sessions, organised by Laurent Perron, using the "Google or-tools" system (participants should bring their laptops).
The school has a fee of 150 EUR. The application deadline is May 25 2014.