ISCO is a biannual symposium whose aim is to gather researchers from combinatorial optimization and other related fields of operations research. It is intended to be a forum for the exchange of recent scientific developments and for the discussion of new trends.

Invited Speakers

Michel Balinski  (CNRS and Ecole Polytechnique Paris) - Matteo Fischetti ( Padova University)


Martin Grötschel  (Zuse Institute Berlin)

ISCO2014_Quick program Available


Last minute changes!  WAII: Phuoc H.Le,” Generalized…” is cancelled.   WDII: Yanina Lucarini,” Progress…” is cancelled.  WB-I: Thibaut Barthelemy, “A multi-…” moved to FD-I.   FD-I: Paolo Detti, “Solving..” moved to TC-III


Spring School

ISCO 2014 will be preceded by a Spring School lectured by Rüdiger Schultz and Jonas Schweiger, titled Stochastic Programs with Integer Variables: Theory, Algorithms, and Applications. This will be a 16 hour course  on the 3rd and 4th of March.

Program available



Spring School: March 3 - 4, 2014

Conference: March 5 - 7, 2014

Camera ready version: April 4, 2014


12th INFORMS Telecommunications Conference (2014) will be held from the 2nd to the 4th of March, just before ISCO 2014, also at Campo Grande, Lisbon.

See registration link for information on a reduced fee for persons attending both conferences

Last update: 06-03-2014