Honorary doctorate prof.dr. Gilbert Laporte, symposium April 20th, 2016
April 4, 2016
Professor Laporte will receive an Honorary Doctorate from the Eindhoven University of Technology during the Dies Natalis celebration festivities.
For this special occasion, we organize a symposium honoring Gilbert Laporte on April 20th, 2016.
We cordially invite you for this symposium, organized in the Filmzaal of the Zwarte Doos at the university premises.
Participation is free, but registration is required and can be done by sending an email to OPAC@tue.nl.
We are looking forward to meeting you on April 20th, 2016,
prof.dr. Gilbert Laporte and prof.dr. Tom Van Woensel
Arrival with coffee and tea
Welcome and opening of the symposium, Tom Van Woensel, Eindhoven University of Technology, The Netherlands
A load assignment problem for a package delivery company, Frederic Semet, École Centrale de Lille, France
From city trip planner to orienteering problem… and back, Pieter Vansteenwegen, KULeuven, Belgium
Vehicle routing research at SINTEF
Geir Hasle, SINTEF, Norway
A variable neighborhood tabu search heuristic for the Vehicle Routing Problem with Multiple Time Windows
Wout Dullaert, VU Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Coffee and tea
Vehicle Routing and Scheduling: Still Going Strong
Martin Savelsbergh, GeorgiaTech, USA
Gilbert Laporte, HEC Montréal, Canada
Drinks and farewell
Location: TU/e, De Zwarte Doos (Building 4), Filmzaal
See here for the location: https://static.tue.nl/uploads/media/13-10-2015_Plattegrond.pdf