Chair
  • Track chair — GECCO 2019: Genetic and Evolutionary Computation Conference, Evolutionary Multiobjective Optimization (EMO) track (Prague, Czech Republic, 2019), /w Jonathan Fieldsend
  • Program chair — EvoCOP 2019: 18th European Conference on Evolutionary Computation in Combinatorial Optimisation (Leipzing, Germany, 2019), /w 
  • Proceedings chair — GECCO 2018: Genetic and Evolutionary Computation Conference (Kyoto, Japan, 2018)
  • Program chair — EvoCOP 2018: 18th European Conference on Evolutionary Computation in Combinatorial Optimisation (Parma, Italy, 2018), /w Manuel López-Ibáñez

Guest editor

Organizing committee

Program committee
  • FOGA 201915th Workshop on Foundations of Genetic Algorithms (Potsdam, Germany, 2019)
  • GECCO 2019Genetic and Evolutionary Computation Conference, Evolutionary Multiobjective Optimization (EMO) track (Prague, Czech Republic, 2019)
  • EvoCOP 201919th European Conference on Evolutionary Computation in Combinatorial Optimisation (Leipzig, Germany, 2019)
  • EMO 2019: 10th International Conference on Evolutionary Multi-criterion Optimization (Michigan, USA, 2019)
  • PPSN 2018: 15th International Conference on Parallel Problem Solving from Nature (Coimbra, Portugal, 2018)
  • GECCO 2018: Genetic and Evolutionary Computation Conference, Evolutionary Combinatorial Optimization and Metaheuristics (ECOM) track (Kyoto, Japan, 2018)
  • EvoCOP 2018: 18th European Conference on Evolutionary Computation in Combinatorial Optimisation (Parma, Italy, 2018)
  • EA 2017: 13th International Conference on Artificial Evolution (Paris, France, 2017)
  • GECCO 2017: Genetic and Evolutionary Computation Conference, Evolutionary Combinatorial Optimization and Metaheuristics (ECOM) track (Berlin, Germany, 2017)
  • CEC 2017: IEEE Congress on Evolutionary Computation (San Sebastián, Spain, 2017)
  • EvoCOP 2017: 17th European Conference on Evolutionary Computation in Combinatorial Optimisation (Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 2017)
  • EMO 2017: 9th International Conference on Evolutionary Multi-criterion Optimization (Münster, Germany, 2017)
  • PPSN 2016: 14th International Conference on Parallel Problem Solving from Nature (Edinburgh, UK, 2016)
  • MOD 2016: 2nd International Workshop on Machine learning, Optimization and big Data (Tuscany, Italy, 2016)
  • GECCO 2016: Genetic and Evolutionary Computation Conference, Evolutionary Combinatorial Optimization and Metaheuristics (ECOM) track (Denver, USA, 2016)
  • EvoCOP 2016: 16th European Conference on Evolutionary Computation in Combinatorial Optimisation (Porto, Portugal, 2016)
  • EA 2015: 12th International Conference on Artificial Evolution (Lyon, France, 2015)
  • EPIA 2015: 17th Portuguese Conference on Artificial Intelligence, Track on Artificial Life and Evolutionary Algorithms (Coimbra, Portugal, 2015)
  • GECCO 2015: Genetic and Evolutionary Computation Conference, Evolutionary Combinatorial Optimization and Metaheuristics (ECOM) track (Madrid, Spain, 2015)
  • CEC 2015: IEEE Congress on Evolutionary Computation (Sendai, Japan, 2015)
  • EvoCOP 2015: 15th European Conference on Evolutionary Computation in Combinatorial Optimisation (Copenhagen, Denmark, 2015)
  • LION 2015: 9th Learning and Intelligent OptimizatioN Conference (Lille, France, 2015)
  • EMO 2015: 8th International Conference on Evolutionary Multi-criterion Optimization (Guimarães, Portugal, 2015)
  • ECAI 2014: 21st European Conference on Artificial Intelligence (Prague, Czech Republic, 2014)
  • GECCO 2014: Genetic and Evolutionary Computation Conference, Evolutionary Combinatorial Optimization and Metaheuristics (ECOM) track (Vancouver, Canada, 2014)
  • EvoCOP 2014: 14th European Conference on Evolutionary Computation in Combinatorial Optimisation (Granada, Spain, 2014)
  • ALEA 2013: 6th Workshop on Artificial Life and Evolutionary Algorithms, as a part of EPIA 2013 (Açores, Portugal, 2013)
  • GECCO 2013: Genetic and Evolutionary Computation Conference, Evolutionary Combinatorial Optimization and Metaheuristics (ECOM) track (Amsterdam The Netherlands, 2013)
  • IEEE SSCI 2013: IEEE Symposium Series on Computational Intelligence (Singapour, 2013)
  • EvoCOP 2013: 13th European Conference on Evolutionary Computation in Combinatorial Optimisation (Vienna, Austria, 2013)
  • EMO 2013: 7th International Conference on Evolutionary Multi-criterion Optimization (Sheffield, UK, 2013)
  • CEC-EMO 2012: Special Session on Evolutionary Multiobjective Optimization, IEEE Congress on Evolutionary Computation (Brisbane, Australia, 2012) 
  • EvoCOP 2012: 12th European Conference on Evolutionary Computation in Combinatorial Optimisation (Malaga, Spain, 2012)
  • LION 2012: 6th Learning and Intelligent OptimizatioN Conference (Paris, France, 2012)
  • ALEA 2011: 5th Workshop on Artificial Life and Evolutionary Algorithms, as a part of EPIA 2011 (Lisbon, Portugal, 2011)
  • EMO 2011: 6th International Conference on Evolutionary Multi-criterion Optimization (Ouro Preto, Brazil, 2011)
  • SLS-DS 2009: Doctoral Symposium on Engineering Stochastic Local Search Algorithms (Brussels, Belgium, 2009)

Journal reviewing
  • 4OR: A Quarterly Journal of Operations Research (Springer)
  • ASOC: Applied Soft Computing (Elsevier)
  • CAIE: Computers & Industrial Engineering (Elsevier)
  • COAP: Computational Optimization and Applications (Springer)
  • COR: Computers & Operations Research (Elsevier)
  • CYB: Transactions on Cybernetics (IEEE)
  • DAMDiscrete Applied Mathematics (Elsevier)
  • EJOR: European Journal of Operational Research (Elsevier)
  • EVCO: Evolutionary Computation (MIT)
  • Expert Systems: The Journal of Knowledge Engineering (Wiley)
  • GENO: Engineering Optimization (Taylor & Francis)
  • HEUR: Journal of Heuristics (Springer)
  • ITOR: International Transactions in Operational Research (Wiley)
  • KNOSYS: Knowledge-Based Systems (Elsevier)
  • MCDA: Journal of Multi-Criteria Decision Analysis (Wiley & Sons)
  • NEUCOM: Neurocomputing (Elsevier)
  • SOCO: Soft Computing (Springer)
  • TEVC: Transactions on Evolutionary Computation (IEEE)
  • Special issues
    • Multiobjective Metaheuristics for Multidisciplinary Engineering Applications, Engineering Optimization (GENO, Taylor & Francis, 2011)
    • Evolutionary Multiobjective Optimization: Methodologies and Applications, Journal of Multi-Criteria Decision Analysis (MCDA, Wiley, 2011)
    • Multi-objective Optimization, Computers & Operations Research (COR, Elsevier, 2011)
    • New advances in metaheuristics, Journal of Mathematical Modelling and Algorithms (JMMA, Springer, 2011)
    • Recent developments in bio-inspired algorithms, Journal of Mathematical Modelling and Algorithms (JMMA, Springer, 2010)

Working groups

Collective activities
  • Member of the research positions commission (commission emplois recherche), Inria Lille (since 2018)
  • Member of the mixed commission reaserch/education (commission mixte formation-recherche), Computer Science department, Univ Lille (since 2018)
  • Internal member of the recruiting committee for associate professorship in computer science, Univ Lille (since 2015)
  • Member of the doctoral thesis monitoring committee of Sara Tari (PhD student, LERIA, Univ Angers, FR, supervisors: Matthieu Basseur and Adrien Goëffon, since 2015)
  • External member of the recruiting committee for associate professorship in computer science, Univ Littoral Côte d'Opale (2013)
  • Co-coordinator of the seminars from the OPTIMA thematic group (since 2014) Coordinator of the seminars from the Dolphin research group (2011-2014)
  • Introduction to research and innovation activities of the Dolphin research group to master students (RIC days, since 2011)
  • Coordinator of the activity report from the Dolphin research group (Raweb, 2010)