BayOpt 2020

Update 3/26/20: BayOpt 2020 has been postponed (originally May 22). Further details will follow in the summer.

The Sixth Bay Area Optimization will be hosted at University of California, Berkeley. The event will take place at the Hewlett Packard Auditorium (306 Soda Hall). The meeting will bring together leaders in optimization, variational analysis, and applications. Several lectures by experts in the field will describe state-of-the-art models and algorithms as well as real-world applications from public and private sectors.



University of California, Berkeley

Hewlett Packard Auditorium, 306 Soda Hall

Public Parking is available at the Upper Hearst Parking Structure (fee required).

Program Committee:

Anil Aswani, University of California, Berkeley (Local organizer)

Matthias Koeppe, University of California, Davis

Johannes O. Royset, Naval Postgraduate School (Chair)

Yinyu Ye, Stanford University


09:10       Welcome

09:20       Alper Atamturk, IEOR, Berkeley

10:00       Peter Frazier, Uber and Cornell

10:40       Break

11:10       Dmitriy Drusvyatskiy, Mathematics, UWashington

11:50       Wotao Yin, Mathematics, UCLA

12:30       Lunch

 02:10      Peter Glynn, MS&E, Stanford

 02:50      Steve Wright, Computer Science, UWisconsin

 03:30      Break

 04:00      Bin Yu, Statistics, Berkeley


There is no registration fee, but attendees are required to register by email to Johannes Royset ( Registration deadline details will be posted in the summer.