Call for Papers

The annual IEEE CEC is one of the leading events in the field of evolutionary computation. It covers all topics in evolutionary computation including:


  • Ant colony optimization
  • Artificial immune systems
  • Coevolutionary systems
  • Cultural algorithms
  • Differential evolution
  • Estimation of distribution algorithms
  • Evolutionary programming
  • Evolution strategies
  • Genetic algorithms
  • Genetic programming
  • Heuristics, metaheuristics and hyper-heuristics
  • Interactive evolutionary computation
  • Learning classifier systems
  • Memetic, multi-meme and hybrid algorithms
  • Molecular and quantum computing
  • Multi-objective evolutionary algorithms
  • Parallel and distributed algorithms
  • Particle swarm optimization
  • Theory and Implementation
  • Adaptive dynamic programming and reinforcement learning
  • Coevolution and collective behavior
  • Convergence, scalability and complexity analysis
  • Evolutionary computation theory
  • Representation and operators
  • Self-adaptation in evolutionary computation

Numerical optimization
Discrete and combinatorial optimization
Multiobjective optimization

Handling of Various Aspects

  • Constraint handling
  • Dynamic and uncertain environments
  • Meta-modeling and surrogate models
  • Evolutionary simulation-based optimization
  • Preference handling
  • Large-scale problems

Hybrid Systems of Computational Intelligence

  • Evolved neural networks
  • Evolutionary fuzzy systems
  • Evolved neuro-fuzzy systems

Related Areas and Applications

  • Art and music
  • Artificial ecology and artificial life
  • Autonomous mental and behavior development
  • Biometrics, bioinformatics and biomedical applications
  • Classification, clustering and data analysis
  • Data mining
  • Defense and cyber security
  • Evolutionary games and multi-agent systems
  • Evolvable hardware and software
  • Evolutionary Robotics
  • Engineering applications
  • Emergent technologies
  • Finance and economics
  • Games
  • Intelligent systems applications
  • Robotics
  • Real-world applications

IEEE CEC 2015 is a world-class conference that brings together researchers and practitioners in the field of evolutionary computation and computational intelligence from around the globe. Technical exchanges within the research community will encompass keynote lectures, regular and special sessions, tutorials, and competitions, as well as poster presentations. In addition, participants will be treated to a series of social functions, receptions, and networking events to establish new connections and foster everlasting friendship among fellow counterparts.