Dear participant, we are still receiving confirmations for participation in the conference and thus the following is a tentative program which may be updated in the following weeks.

If you find typos in names of speakers, chairs or titles, please let us know.

Updated on the 22nd February.






Wednesday 23 February
08:00 - 10:00Registration
10:00 - 10:30Opening Session
10:30 - 11:40In-Person Session: Traveling Salesperson Problem
Y. Li Reinforcement Learning Approaches for the TSP with Stochastic and dynamic Release Dates
E. VercesiHardness of TSP instances: a computational study
D. CrociThe fair 𝑝-median problem
11:50 - 12:35 Selene Silvestri
"FICO Xpress Insight: the bridge between Optimization and the Business World"
12:35 - 14:00Lunch Break
14:00 - 14:45On-line Session: Routing and Robustness
C. CoppolaHeuristics for the Traveling Salesperson Problem based on Reinforcement Learning
A. RaffaeleThe case study of Province of Brescia: analysis, evaluation, and improvement of an interlibrary loan service
M. D. AndradeFormulations for a Vehicle Routing Problem applied to Dengue Control
A. SpinelliA Robust Optimization Model for Nonlinear Support Vector Machine
A. MergoniThe effect of ICT on schools' efficiency. Empirical evidence for 23 European Countries.
L. BautistaRandom effects applied to the study of deterioration models
14:45 - 16:00In-Person Session: Efficiency and Finance Optimization
D. PatriaOn the exactness of the 𝜀-constraint method for biobjective nonlinear integer programming
L. InsoliaDiscrete Optimization for Robust Feature Selection
M. BoffaMachine Learning and optimization: an approach for real-world discrete problems
17:15 - 19:00Social Event
Thursday 24 February
9:00 - 11:00 In-Person Session: OR in Healthcare
C. PiermariniThe ambulance diversion phenomenon in an Emergency Department network: a Simulation–Based Optimization study
V. BonomiHome Healthcare: Integrated Multi-Period Combinatorial Auction and Nurse Routing Problem
G. Di TeodoroMachine Learning for the prediction of retinopathy onset
A. MancusoA Unified Modeling Framework for the Surgery Department Management Problem
M. MonaciMaximum Margin Optimal Decision Trees
11:00 - 11:30Coffee Break
11:30 - 12:30Marco Pranzo
"Optimizing our life"
12:30 - 13:50Lunch Break
13:45 - 14:00On-line Session: OR in Healthcare
I. Aid AbderrahimHyperparameters Optimization of Boosted CNN Model for Image Classification
M. SahareModel to upgrade Rural Healthcare Infrastructure in India
14:00 - 15:30In-Person Session: OR in Logistic
S. StoiaStochastic and Dynamic Pickup and Delivery Problem with Time-Dependent travel times
E. ScalzoA Biased Random-Key Genetic Algorithm for the Vehicle Routing Problem with Occasional Drivers and Time Windows
A. MasoneTruck-and-drone routing problems in last mile logistics: exact and heuristic approaches
S. FedorovMachine Learning for Variable Cost and Size Bin Packing Problem
15:30 - 16:00Coffee Break
16:00 - 17:10In-Person Session: Scheduling
M. L. TessitoreAutomatic Design of Dispatching Rules for Job Shop Scheduling Problems
B. BolsiIntegrated Workforce Scheduling and Flexible Flow Shop Problem in the Meat Industry
G. CaselliDecomposition Algorithms for a Parallel Machine Scheduling Problem with Workforce and Precedence Constraints
17:10 - 17:30On-line Session: Scheduling
F. SaccomannoAn efficient approach for the two-dimensional bin packing problem
I. KucukkocBatch Delivery Considerations in Additive Manufacturing Machine Scheduling Problem
17:30 - 18:30AIROYoung Meeting
20:00 - 23:30Social Dinner
Friday 25 February
9:00 - 11:00 In-Person Session: Freight and Public Transport
R. GiustiThe Location-Transshipment Problem with Synchronized Multi-Commodity Flows
F. BigiA Sustainability-Centric Methodology for the Wagon Assignment Problem
N. FrießElectrification of a Public Bus Network: A framework incorporating economic and environmental impact
G. GraniA machine learning-based algorithm to solve the dynamic airspace sectorization problem
V. AgasucciAn Iterative Rounding approach to the Railroad Blocking Problem
11:00 - 11:30Coffee Break
11:30 - 12:30Paola Pellegrini
"A glimpse on the mission of OR researchers in rail traffic management"
12:30 - 14:00Lunch Break
14:00 - 15:30In-Person Session: Optimization and Data Science in network optimization
G .FargettaEvolutionary Generalized Nash equilibrium for the competition for the diffusion of online contents
N. Gòmez-VargasSiamese neural networks applied to the photo-identification of sh individuals in a public monitoring system
A. CalamitaWireless networks planning: a compact formulation for the base station deployment problem
G. MicheliOptimising Italian Electricity and Gas Sectors Coupling in a 2030 Decarbonized Energy System
15:50 - 16:30On-line Session: Transport and Network optimization
G. ColajanniA new 5G network Slicing Optimization Model with Cybersecurity levels
R. LassouedThe seaside operations planning problems in port terminals: Formulation and optimization
T. SchettiniPattern-Based Timetables for Metro Lines
S. KushwahaMeasuring sustainable transport performance through an integrated DEA-based capacity utilization measure: An application to the Indian public bus transport sector
A. BansalExact and heuristic approaches for the Railway crew scheduling
16:30 - 17:00Closing session