The 8th International Conference on Variable Neighborhood Search (ICVNS 2020) will be co-organized by the EURO Working Group on Metaheuristics (EWG EU/ME). The main goal of the ICVNS 2020 is to provide a stimulating environment in which researchers coming from various scientific fields can share and discuss their knowledge, expertise and ideas related to the VNS Metaheuristic and its applications. The aim of the 8th International Conference on VNS is to allow specialists and practitioners on Variable Neighborhood Search to effectively screen papers and participate in lively debates.
Call For Paper
Submissions can consist of:
A full paper (12 - 15 pages).
The paper is required to be formatted using the template provided by the LNCS instructions that can be found here.
A short abstract (up to half page).
Accepted abstracts will appear in the book of abstracts (without ISBN). In order to include your abstract in the book of abstracts of the conference, it must be carefully checked to avoid any English mistake. Additionally, abstract length must be set to a number of words between 150 and 200. A short acknowledgement is welcome under your abstract, if necessary. Finally, we encourage you to carefully review the affiliations and names of the authors.