The workshop will be held at the Department of Industrial Engineering and Operations Research, Columbia University, New York.

Main Lecture Sessions

The main lecture sessions take place in the Davis Auditorium (room number: 415 Schapiro), which is within walking distance from the Days Inn Hotel, where most of you will be staying. Alternatively, you can take subway train #1 from 96th Street Station till 116th Street Station; or you can take a cab and the fare will be around $10. Then, you enter the campus through the Columbia University main gate and walk for a couple of minutes to the Schapiro building, with the Davis Auditorium on the 4th floor.

Tutorials and Poster Sessions

The tutorials and the poster session take place in the Interschool Lab, which can be found on the 7-th floor in the same building as the Davis Auditorium.


A list of nearby restaurants can be found here.