Special Session & Competition on Single Objective Bound Constrained Optimization

at CEC-2021, Krakow, Poland, 28 June -01 July 2021 (with full paper)

at GECCO 2021, Lille, France, 10-14 July 2021 (with 2-page paper)


Organizers: P. N. Suganthan, Ali Wagdy, Anas A Hadi, Ali K. Mohamed and Abhishek Kumar

If you face any difficulties, please inform me ( epnsugan@ntu.edu.sg  ).


Ali Wagdy, Anas A Hadi, Ali K. Mohamed, Prachi Agrawal, Abhishek Kumar and P. N. Suganthan, Problem Definitions and Evaluation Criteria for the CEC 2021 Special Session and Competition on Single Objective Bound Constrained Numerical Optimization, Technical Report, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore


Software and Data: Please go to: https://github.com/P-N-Suganthan?tab=repositories


Paper Submission to CEC 2021 (Full paper)

Authors must strictly follow the manuscript preparation instructions to be given at:  https://cec2021.mini.pw.edu.pl/en  


When submitting papers at (https://ieee-cis.org/conferences/cec2021/upload.php ), please make sure that you select “SS-46. Special Session associated with Numerical Optimization Competitions” as the "Main Research Topic" for all papers making use of these benchmarks. 


We will follow the extended deadlines as determined by CEC 2021. If you require extra time, you can email us ( epnsugan@ntu.edu.sg  ).



Paper Submission to GECCO 2021 (2 page papers)

Two-page long competition paper preparation/submission instructions will be available soon at:  https://gecco-2021.sigevo.org/HomePage   . Usually, the submission deadline is in early April.



Request for Feedback

If you have suggestions to improve the technical report or if you find any potential bug in the codes, please inform us ( epnsugan@ntu.edu.sg  ).