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Reminder: MOPTA 2023 Abstract Submission Deadline - Monday, May 29, 2023

  • 1.  Reminder: MOPTA 2023 Abstract Submission Deadline - Monday, May 29, 2023

    Posted 05-24-2023 20:15
    Edited by Tommaso Giovannelli 05-24-2023 20:33

    Dear Friends and Colleagues,

    This is a reminder that the abstract submission deadline for the Modeling and Optimization: Theory and Applications (MOPTA) 2023 Conference is approaching. The deadline is Monday, May 29, 2023

    We look forward to welcoming you at MOPTA 2023!

    Tommaso Giovannelli,
    Chair of the MOPTA 2023 Committee


    MOPTA 2023 is organized by the Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering (ISE) at Lehigh University in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, USA, and will take place on August 16-18, 2023.

    Contributed Talks, Invited Talks, and Organized Sessions
    Authors are allowed to submit more than one abstract and give more than one talk. MOPTA conference sessions consist of three 30-minute presentations, including Q&A. Attendees who wish to organize one or more sessions should ask each speaker to submit their abstracts as invited talks and fill out the form "MOPTA 2023 Session Submission" available at

    Poster Session and Competition

    The poster session and competition will be held on Wednesday, August 16, 2023. To display a poster, a presenter must submit an abstract for poster presentation by the abstract submission deadline. Every poster presenter needs to be registered for the conference. 
    For more information, please visit

    To register for the conference, please visit (All speakers must register by June 12, 2023)
    All the conference fees cover breakfast, lunch, and coffee breaks for each day of the conference, and also a cocktail reception and the conference banquet, which are scheduled for August 17, 2023. The conference fees for students/postdocs also cover the Student Social, which is scheduled for August 16, 2023.

    15th AIMMS-MOPTA Optimization Modeling Competition
    This year's competition focuses on the planning of electric vehicle charging stations under uncertainty. Solutions are due May 31, 2023, 23:59 EDT. The winning team will be announced at the conference banquet on August 17, 2023.
    For more details about the competition, please visit

    MOPTA 2023 Committee:
    Tommaso Giovannelli (chair)
    Xiu Yang (AIMMS-MOPTA competition chair)
    Tamás Terlaky
    Frank E. Curtis
    Lawrence V. Snyder
    Luis Nunes Vicente
    Aida Khajavirad
    Alberto Lamadrid
    Akwum Onwunta
    Ted K. Ralphs
    Daniel P. Robinson
    Karmel S. Shehadeh
    Luis F. Zuluaga
    Albert S. Berahas

    Tommaso Giovannelli
    Postdoctoral Research Associate
    Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering
    Lehigh University
    Bethlehem PA