COSEAL Workshop 2021

Overview

The eighth COSEAL Workshop is a forum for discussing the most recent advances in the automated configuration and selection of algorithms. It will take place on September 17th and is organized by Bernd Bischl and Marius Lindauer .

The workshop will consist of posters and talks about late-breaking research and useful tools, discussions regarding intra- and international cooperation, and many opportunities to interact with other attendees. 

Contact

Administrative questions : lindauer@tnt.uni-hannover.de

Scope of the Workshop

The scope of COSEAL includes, but is not limited to:

  • Algorithm selection
  • Algorithm configuration 
  • Algorithm portfolios
  • Performance predictions and empirical performance models
  • Bayesian optimization
  • Hyperparameter optimization
  • Automated machine learning (AutoML)
  • Neural architecture search
  • Meta-learning
  • Algorithm and parameter control
  • Explorative landscape analysis
  • Programming by optimization
  • Hyper-heuristics

Important dates

  • Registration deadline : Sept. 1st
  • Talk/poster abstract deadline : Sept 1st
  • Workshop : September 17th 2021

Location

COSEAL 2021 workshop will be an virtual workshop with talks in Zoom, and poster sessions and social event in gather town.

Registration Fees

None! For free!

Registration and Applications

Link to Google Form

Tentative Schedule

Time slots according to CEST:
09:00 – 09:15: Opening
09:15 – 09:45: Contributed Talk I (20+10)
09:45 – 10:15: Contributed Talk II (20+10)
10:15 – 10:45: Coffee Break with Speed Dating in break out-rooms (15min with a small set of random attendees)
10:45 – 12:00: Poster Session I (in Gather Town)
12:00 – 14:00: Lunch break
14:00 – 14:30: Contributed Talk III (20+10)
14:30 – 15:00: Contributed Talk IV (20+10)
15:00 – 15:30: Coffee Break with Speed Dating in break-out rooms
15:30 – 17:00: Poster Session II (in Gather Town)
17:00 – 18:00: Panel Discussion
18:00 – open end: Social event

Contributed Talks

TBA

Posters

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Sponsors