I’ll be on sabbatical during 2009-2010! This should be an exciting time to promote COMET and initiate new projects in various areas related to optimization. I look forward to a productive year!


ICS’09 will take place in Charleston. The call for paper has been extended to June 14. Have a look!


CP’08 will take place in Australia this year.

The International Conference on Principles and Practice of Constraint Programming is the annual conference on all aspects of computing with constraints. The 14th edition will take place in Sydney, Australia, 14–18 September 2008. Find here a list of past CP conferences or visit the Association for Constraint Programming.


CPAIOR’08 takes place in Paris at the institut Henri Pointcaré. Together with Cynthia Barnhart I take care of the organization of the Master Class that precedes the conference. See you in Paris!


CP will take place in Providence from September 23 to 27. This year, it is co-located with ICAPS’07. The conference will take place in the Rhodes Island Convention Center. See the map below