Stochastic Optimization:
Theory and applications to energy management

Limoges — June 12-13, 2014

This workshop will be held on June 12-13, 2014 at the Department of Mathematics and Computer Science (DMI) from the XLIM Laboratory (University of Limoges), Limoges, France.
The talks will be held in the conference room of the main XLIM building.

Aim and scope

Stochastic optimization is a very active area of research with several applications in mathematical finance, natural resources management, risk management, power systems, social sciences, sustainable development, etc.
The aim of this workshop is to bring together researchers and practitioners in the field of Stochastic Optimization and to foster interdisciplinary activities on theoretical and numerical aspects. The workshop will provide the opportunity to Msc and PhD students to meet specialists in the field and develop new insights for further improvements.


  1. Stochastic programming.
  2. Applications in engineering.
  3. Natural ressources management.
  4. Game theory.
  5. Power supply.
  6. Smartgrids.
  7. Mathematical finance.

Organizing comitee

Samir Adly, Francisco Silva, Henri Massias (XLIM Laboratory, Mathematics and Computer Science Department)

List of invited speakers


There are no registration fees. We request all workshop attendees (including speakers) to register on this web page.

Transport and accomodation


The speakers will be accomodated at Hôtel Orléans Lion d'or which is very close to the train station.


Limoges can be reached by plane, train or car.

Conference location

The conference will take place in the XLIM building of the Faculty of Sciences and Techniques on the campus of La Borie.
Faculté des Sciences et Techniques
123 avenue Albert Thomas
87060 Limoges cedex.

The faculty is served by the bus line no 8, direction Mal Joffre, stop Faculté des Sciences. To reach the faculty from the train station Gare des Bénédictins, there are two possibilities:

  1. Leave the train station from the main entrance and go to the STCL buses stop Gare des Bénédictins (which is located on the right of the train station). Take the bus line no 6 in the direction of Mal Juin then leave it at the stop Place W. Churchill where you can join the bus no 8 (direction Maréchal Joffre).
  2. Leave the train station from the main entrance and go straight passing by Av. du Général de Gaulle (parallel to the railway lines) in the direction of Place Jourdan where you can join the bus no 8.
Lion d'Or
Reaching the faculty from the Hôtel Orléans Lyon d'or is straightforward, take the bus n°8 at place Jourdan, direction Maréchal Joffre.

Bus maps and timetables can be found on STCL website. Bus tickets can be bought from the bus driver.

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Last update 2014/05/28