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AISB event Bulletin Item

CALL FOR PARTICIPATION: 1st Mediterranean Conference on Algorithms, 3-5 Dec 2012, Kibbutz Ein-Gedi, ISRAEL


MedAlg 2012 (The 1st Mediterranean Conference on Algorithms) will be held on December 3-5, 2012 in 
Kibbutz Ein-Gedi, Israel.

The scope of the conference is the design and analysis of algorithms.
This includes all types of algorithms: deterministic, randomized, approximate, online, distributed, 
stochastic, etc., with a focus on rigorous analysis of performance.

Invited speakers
- Yossi Azar (Tel-Aviv University, Israel)
- Artur Czumaj (University of Warwick, United Kingdom)
- Yishay Mansour (Tel-Aviv University, Israel)
- David Peleg (Weizmann Institute of Science, Israel)

Accepted papers
Can be found in here:

The Program
Can be found in here:

Registration and accommodation
Registration includes three parts:
     1. booking a room
     2. booking transportation
     3. paying the registration fees

Please download the following form
(, fill it, sign it, scan it, and email it 
to Dr. Gabriel Scalosub (
*There is no guarantee for vacancy of rooms after Nov 7.*