CfP: MIC 2022 – 14th Metaheuristics International Conference

11-14 July 2022, Ortigia-Syracuse, Italy
Submission deadline: 30th March 2022

Proceedings will be published in LNCS Volume (Springer)
Special Issue in ITOR journal

Scope of the Conference

The Metaheuristics International Conference (MIC) conference series
was established in 1995 and this is its 14th edition! 

MIC is nowadays the main event focusing on the progress of the area of
Metaheuristics and their applications. As in all previous editions,
provides an opportunity to the international research community in
Metaheuristics to discuss recent research results, to develop new
ideas and collaborations, and to meet old and make new friends in a
friendly and relaxed atmosphere. 

Considering the particular moment, the conference will be held in
presence and online mode. Of course, in case the conference will be
held in presence, the organizing committee will ensure compliance of
all safety conditions.

MIC 2022 is focus on presentations that cover different aspects of
metaheuristic research such as new algorithmic developments,
high-impact and original applications, new research challenges,
theoretical developments, implementation issues, and in-depth
experimental studies. 
MIC 2022  strives a high-quality program that will be completed by a
number of invited talks, tutorials, workshops and special sessions.

*Plenary Speakers

+ Christian Blum, Artificial Intelligence Research Institute (IIIA),
Spanish National Research Council (CSIC)
+ Salvatore Greco, University of Catania, Italy
+ Kalyanmoy Deb, Michigan State University, USA
+ Holger H. Hoos, Leiden University, The Netherlands
+ El-Ghazali Talbi, University of Lille, France

Important Dates

Submission deadline             March 30th, 2022
Notification of acceptance    May 10th, 2022
Camera ready copy               May 25th, 2022
Early registration                  May 25th , 2022