The Workshop was held right after the EURO2001 meeting. It was organized by the EURO Working Group on Continuous Optimization (EUROPT). The workshop is one of the workshops in conference series organized by EUROPT, the preceding one, Interior Point Methods 2000 was held directly before the EURO2000 conference in Budapest, and in 2003 the Advances in Continuous Optimization workshop is held preceding the EURO2003 meeting in Istanbul.
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