11-14 January, 2010

Technion & University of Haifa, Israel

In Memoriam

  Dan Butnariu



A special workshop, in memory of our late colleague Professor Dan Butnariu, will take place in Haifa, Monday through Thursday, January 11-14, 2010. It will bring together a selected group of experts in Optimization Theory and Related Topics.

This workshop is organized and sponsored by the Center for Mathematical Sciences (CMS) at the Technion, with additional support from the University of Haifa and from the Center for Computational Mathematics and Scientific Computation (CCMSC) at the University of Haifa, and will take place in both institutions.

Organizing Committee:
Yair Censor (University of Haifa), Simeon Reich (Technion) , and Alexander Zaslavski (Technion).

Speakers include:
Yakov Alber (USA), Zvi Artstein (Israel), Amir Beck (Israel), Adi Ben-Israel (USA), Aharon Ben-Tal (Israel), Regina Burachik (Australia), Andrzej Cegielski (Poland), Ran Davidi (USA), Vladimir Demyanov (Russia), Tommy Elfving (Sweden), Sjur Flaam (Norway), Leslaw Gajek (Poland), Valery Glizer (Israel), Pini Gurfil (Israel), Gabor Herman (USA), Alexander Ioffe (Israel), Alfredo Iusem (Brazil), Ming Jiang (China), Yakar Kannai (Israel), Gabor Kassay (Romania), Yalcin Kaya (Australia), Tomas Kroupa (Czech Republic), Boris Mordukhovich (USA), Diethard Pallaschke (Germany), Elena Resmerita (Austria), Stephen Simons (USA), Marc Teboulle (Israel), Rainer Tichatschke (Germany), Isao Yamada (Japan), Constantin Zalinescu (Romania)

Instructions for title and abstract submission:
Abstracts should be sent by Monday, November 2, 2009, as both LaTex and PDF files to cms@math.technion.ac.il. The abstract should be approximately half a page long, in the format given below. Please don't use abbreviations in your abstract.



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Pictures by Prof. Vladimir Demyanov


We have arranged for special rates at three hotels for the Workshop participants. When you register to the Workshop we ask that you write in your selection.

Name   Single Double
Dan Panorama Hotel  $95 $123
Nof Hotel - Superior* $93 $110
- Standard $72 $85
Technion Guest House**  $40 $50
* renovated rooms with complimentary internet
** The guest house does not offer breakfast.

Please register to the Workshop by November 2nd, 2009, using the Registration Form

Transportation to and from the airport:

Credit cards & Currency Exchange:

For further information:
Ms. Inna Aleshain, Workshop Coordinator
Department of Mathematics
Technion-Israel Institute of Technology
32000 Haifa, Israel
phone: 972 4 829 4278
fax: 972 4 829 3388