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Selection of the Participants

Scientists who want to participate in the Workshop have to register until 30th of March 2018 by filling in the online form. Scientists and doctoral students are invited to register for the event if they work in areas of mathematics and informatics. Only the selected participants will be informed.

We invite you to register by filling in the online registration form. In case of any questions please do not hesitate to contact us via e-mail mathforbusiness@ktu.edu.

Terms of Participation

The participants selected will work in teams according to the prearranged schedule for one week and solve problems provided by business. On the first day of the Workshop the participants will be split into teams right after the problem presentations done by the representatives from business. The participants are provided with data and complete information required to perform the work. They will be consulted by the representative from the business throughout entire Workshop. In case of the need for more data or if any other question arises the representative from business will fulfill these inquiries. Laptop and software required for the work process are the responsibility of the participant.

Participation Fee

There is no fee for scientists to participate in the workshop.

Accommodation is provided for all participants.

All participants will be able to treat themselves with coffee / tea and snacks and will be invited to have a lunch during the break.

Participants of the event will also have an opportunity to attend the welcome party, excursion, dinner of the event.

The cost of arriving to Palanga is not covered.

Problems to be solved in the Workshop

Companies have already proposed a set of problems for the Workshop. A few problems will be selected until 15th of March which will be tackled by the participants of the Workshop in June. The problems cover these areas:

  • modelling/optimization of manufacturing process,
  • problems in logistics,
  • optimization tasks in economics and industry,
  • assesment of risk and other factors in financial sector.

Important dates

  • Application submission due 
    March 30, 2018
  • Notification of acceptance
    April 13, 2018
  • Workshop dates
    June 11-15, 2018