The 20th International Conference on
Principles and Practice of
Constraint Programming
Lyon, France
8-12 September 2014

Organization

Chairs

Conference Chairs
Yves Deville, UCLouvain, Belgium
Christine Solnon, LIRIS, CNRS, France

Program Chair
Barry O'Sullivan, University College Cork, Ireland

Application Track Chair
Mark Wallace, Monash University, Australia

Doctoral Program Chairs
Justyna Petke, University College London
Andrea Rendl, NICTA and Monash University

Workshop and Tutorial Chair
Michela Milano, University of Bologna, Italy

Journal Track Presentation Chair
Francesca Rossi, University of Padova, Italy

20th Anniversary Celebration Chair
Pascal van Hentenryck, NICTA and University of Melbourne, Australia

Publicity Chair
Pierre Schaus, UCLouvain, Belgium

Committees

Senior Programme Committee
J.Christopher Beck, University of Toronto, Canada
Nicholas Beldiceanu, Ecole des Mines de Nantes, France
Christian Bessiere, Université Montpellier, France
Ken Brown, University College Cork, Ireland
Berthe Y. Choueiry, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, USA
David Cohen, Royal Holloway, University of London, UK
Yves Deville, UCLouvain, Belgium
Jimmy Lee, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Jean-Charles Regin, Université de Nice-Sophia Antipolis, France
Francesca Rossi, University of Padova, Italy
Christian Schulte, KTH, Sweden
Helmut Simonis, University College Cork, Ireland
Christine Solnon, LIRIS, CNRS, France
Ian Miguel, The University of St Andrews, UK
Patrick Prosser, Glasgow University, UK
Peter Stuckey, University of Melbourne, Australia
Toby Walsh, NICTA and UNSW, Australia

Technical Programme Committee
Carlos Ansotegui, Universitat de Lleida, Spain
Hadrien Cambazard, University of Grenoble, France
Hubie Chen, Universidad del País Vasco and Ikerbasque, Spain
Geoffrey Chu NICTA VRL, University of Melbourne, Australia
Remi Coletta, Universite Montpellier, France
Martin C. Cooper, IRIT, University of Toulouse III Toulouse, France
Boi Faltings, EPFL, Switzerland
Pierre Flener, Uppsala University, Sweden
Diarmuid Grimes, 4C Cork, Ireland
Emmanuel Hebrard, LAAS-CNRS, France
Brahim Hnich, Izmir University of Economics, Turkey
Philippe Jegou, LSIS, France
Peter Jonsonn, Linköping University, Sweden
George Katsirelos, INRA, Toulouse, France
Zeynep Kiziltan, University of Bologna, Italy
Stergiou Konstantinos, University of the Aegean, Greece
Javier Larrosa, UPC, Spain
Christophe Lecoutre, University of Artois, France
Ines Lynce, INESC-ID Lisboa, Portugal
Felip Manya, IIIA, Universitat Autonòma de Barcelona, Spain
Radu Marinescu, IBM, Ireland
Chris Mears, Monash University, Australia
Deepak Mehta, 4C Cork, Ireland
Amnon Meisels, Ben Gurion University, Israel
Pedro Meseguer, IIIA, Universitat Autonòma de Barcelona, Spain
Laurent Michel, University of Connecticut, USA
Nina Naroditskaya, University of Toronto, Canada
Alexandre Papadopoulos, 4C Cork, Ireland
Gilles Pesant, CIRRELT, Polytechnique Montréal, Canada
Justin Pearson, Uppsala University, Sweden
Justyna Petke, University College London, United Kingdom
Luis Quesada, 4C Cork, Ireland
Claude-Guy Quimper, Université Laval, Canada
Andrea Rendl, Nicta, Monash University, Australia
Michel Rueher, University of Nice Sophia Antipolis, France
Lakhdar Sais, Université d'Artois, France
Pierre Schaus, UCLouvain, Belgium
Thomas Schiex, INRA Toulouse, France
Guido Tack, Nicta, Monash University, Australia
Johan Thapper, Université Paris-Est, Marne-la-Vallée, France
Mike Trick, Carnegie Mellon University, USA
Willem-Jan van Hoeve, Carnegie Mellon University, USA
Gerard Verfaillie, ONERA, France
Roland Yap, National University of Singapore, Republic of Singapore
Roie Zivan, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Israel
Yuanlin Zhang, Texas Tech University, USA
Stanislav Zivny, University of Oxford, United Kingdom

Application Track Committee
Mark Wallace, Monash University, Australia
Paul Shaw, IBM, France
Helmut Simonis, University College, Cork, Ireland
Theirry Benoist, LocalSolver, France
Lucas Bordeaux, Microsoft, France
Laurent Perron, Google, France
Mats Carlsson, SICS, Sweden
Willem-Jan Van Hoeve, Carnegie Mellon University, US
Siddhartha Sengupta, Tata Consultancy Services, India
Hakan Kjellerstrand, Malmoe, Sweden

Journal Track Programme Committee
Jimmy Lee, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Patrick Prosser, Glasgow University, UK
Toby Walsh, NICTA and UNSW, Australia
Christian Bessiere, Université Montpellier, France
Helmut Simonis, University College Cork, Ireland
Brent Venable, Tulane University, USA

Doctoral Track Programme Committee
Ozgur Akgun, University of St Andrews, United Kingdom
Hadrien Cambazard, University of Grenoble, France
Jessica Davies, University of Toronto, Canada
Sophie Demassey, Ecole des Mines de Nantes, France
Tias Guns, KU Leuven, Belgium
Matti Järvisalo, University of Helsinki, Finnland
George Katsirelos, INRIA, Toulouse
Lars Kotthoff, 4C Cork, Ireland
Michele Lombardi, University of Bologna, Italy
Ines Lynce, INESC Lisboa, Portugal
Chris Mears, Monash University, Australia
Karen Petrie, University of Dundee, United Kingdom
Claude-Guy Quimper, Laval University, Quebec, Canada
Tommaso Urli, University of Udine, Italy