International Timetabling Competition

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Organized by Metaheuristics Network and sponsored by PATAT the International Timetabling Competition is open to any aspiring timetabler! The problem proposed is to create a weekly timetable for a university. Below you can find details on the problem and all information necessary to take part to the competition.

DEADLINE 31st March 2003 Midnight Greenwich Mean Time

How to take part


€300 and 1 free registration to the PATAT 2004 conference.




The Metaheuristics Network is a European Commission project, undertaken jointly by five European institutes, that aims to compare and analyse the performance of various metaheuristics on different combinatorial optimization problems, including Timetabling.

The International Series of Conferences on the Practice and Theory of Automated Timetabling (PATAT) is held bi-annually as a forum for both researchers and practioners of timetabling to exchange ideas.


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