GdR MOA mini-course

March 26-27, Autrans

The GdR MOA (Mathematics of Optimization and Applications is providing a mini-course on March 26-27 in prelude to the SMAI-MODE conference ( March 28-30). The conference and the course take place at the Escandille conference center ( in Autrans, in the heart of the Vercors Massif (about one hour from Grenoble).

This year, the course will be taught by Julien Mairal (INRIA Grenoble and the theme will be "Optimization and Learning" with focuses on sparsity and large-scale learning. It will be taught in English and include both mathematical and computational aspects.

Important Information:
- The course is open to PhD students in priority (Academics, Master students, and Postdocs may also apply)
- Every attendee has to register for the SMAI-MODE conference (Fees range from €50 to €120 depending on accommodation)
- There is no extra fee for the mini-course thanks to the support of the GdR MOA
- Housing and Meals for March 26-30 are included in the conference fees

How to apply: Fill the following form before February 23rd.   -->

Acceptance: The acceptation letters will be sent by the end of February.

Warning: Upon acceptation, you will have to register to the conference before March 7th.


Franck Iutzeler, Jerome Malick, Panayotis Mertikopoulos
Mini-Course Organizing commitee