Confirmed Plenary and Semi-Plenary Speakers

Emilio Fortunato Campana
Italian National Research Council, CNR-INSEAN, Italy
"Design space dimensionality reduction methods for large-scale optimization problem"
Kalyanmoy Deb
Michigan State University, USA
Title to be announced. 

David Greiner
Universidad de Las Palmas de Gran Canaria (ULPGC), Spain
"Game Theory based Evolutionary Algorithms: Application in Optimization of Skeletal Structures"
Xu Guo
Dalian University of Technology, China
"Some new development in data-driven mechanical analysis and optimization"
Zhan Kang
Dalian University of Technology, China
"Multi-material and multi-component topology optimization".
Matthijs Langelaar
TU Delft, The Netherlands
Title to be announced. 
Boyan Lazarov
The University of Manchester, United Kingdom
"Large scale density-based topology optimization with applications in mechanics, and coupled multiphysics problems"
Kaisa Miettinen
University of Jyväskylä. Finland
"Some Aspects of Data-Driven Decision Support with Multiobjective Optimization"
Shigeru Obayashi
Tohoku University, Japan
"Data Assimilation for Engineering Design and Operation"
Panos M. Pardalos
University of Florida, USA
Title to be announced. 
Mateo Pini
Politecnico di Milano, Italy
"Automated design optimization of high-speed turbomachinery with the discrete adjoint method. State-of-art and future perspectives"
Gilbert Roge
Dassault Aviation, France
"Aerodynamics shape optimization: new trends at Dassault Aviation".

Thomas Rung
Hamburg University of Technology (TUHH), Germany
"Adjoint optimzation of marine engineering two-phase flows".
Takayuki Yamada
The University of Tokyo, Japan
"Topology optimization with geometric constraint for manufacturing"
Gil Ho Yoon
Hanyang University, Republic of Korea
Title to be announced.