Special Session & Competitions on Single Objective Bound Constrained Optimization

at CEC-2020, Glasgow, UK, 19-24 July 2020 (with full paper)

at SEMCCO 2020, Wuhan, China, 12-14 June 2020 (with full paper)

at GECCO 2020, Cancun, Mexico, 8-12 July 2020 (with 2-page paper)


Organizers: P. N. Suganthan, K. V. Price, N. H. Awad, Partha P Biswas, J. J. Liang, M. Z. Ali, B. Y. Qu

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

C. T. Yue, K. V. Price, P. N. Suganthan, J. J. Liang, M. Z. Ali, B. Y. Qu, N. H. Awad, and Partha P Biswas , Problem Definitions and Evaluation Criteria for the CEC 2020 Special Session and Competition on Single Objective Bound Constrained Numerical Optimization, Technical Report 201911, Computational Intelligence Laboratory, Zhengzhou University, Zhengzhou China And Technical Report, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore


Software and Data: Click on the title of the technical report to obtain the codes.

Or go to: https://github.com/P-N-Suganthan?tab=repositories


Paper Submission to CEC (WCCI) 2020 (Full paper)

Authors must strictly follow the manuscript preparation instructions given at:  https://wcci2020.org/


When submitting papers at https://ieee-cis.org/conferences/cec2020/upload.php , please make sure that you select S17. Special Session associated with CEC Competitions C1, C2 and C7 as the "Main Research Topic" for all papers making use of these benchmarks.


We will follow the extended deadlines as determined by WCCI 2020. If you require extra time, you can email us ( epnsugan@ntu.edu.sg  ).


Paper Submission to SEMCCO 2020 (Full paper)

Instructions will available soon at: http://semcco2020.hust.edu.cn/ After submitting the paper, please email the organizers of this competition the details of your paper.


Paper Submission to GECCO 2020 (2 page papers)

Two-page long competition paper preparation/submission instructions will be available soon at:  https://gecco-2020.sigevo.org/index.html/HomePage



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  ).