Dear scheduling researcher,
We are delighted to announce the talk given by Andrea Schaerf
<http://www.dpia.uniud.it/schaerf/> (University of Udine).
The title is "Educational Timetabling: Problems, Benchmarks, Algorithms,
and Practical Issues".
The seminar will take place on Zoom on Wednesday, July 7 at 13:00 UTC.
Join Zoom Meeting
Meeting ID: 985 7941 4742
You can follow the seminar online or offline on our Youtube channel as well:
The abstract follows.
Educational timetabling problems consist in scheduling a sequence of
events (lectures, seminars, or exams) involving teachers and students in
a prefixed period of time, satisfying a set of constraints of various
types. In this talk, we critically review different formulations, public
datasets, and search methods. In particular, we illustrate local search
methods, their parameter tuning procedure, and their results. Finally,
we discuss practical issues involved in the actual solution of
The next talk in our series will be in September, stay tuned.
For more details, please visit https://schedulingseminar.com/
With kind regards
Zdenek, Mike and Guohua
Industrial Informatics Department,
Czech Institute of Informatics, Robotics and Cybernetics,
Czech Technical University in Prague,
Jugoslavskych partyzanu 1580/3, 160 00 Prague 6, Czech Republic