The IV LAWOC, is going to be held in Lima, Peru, at the Instituto de Matemática y Ciencias Afines - IMCA, from July 15 to 18, 2014.
The Optimization Research Group at IMCA (GO - IMCA) is pleased to announce the fourth edition of the Latin American Workshop on Optimization and Control (LAWOC) to be held on July 15-18, 2014, in Lima, Peru jointly at the Instituto de Matemática y Ciencias Afines - IMCA and Universidad del Pacífico - UP.
Previous versions of LAWOC took place at EPN in Ecuador, UNR in Argentina and UTFSM in Chile. The main motivations of the workshop are to present Latin-American scientific contributions to the areas of Optimization and Control, to enhance the scientific collaboration among the participants and to promote and reinforce the interaction between young Latin American researchers and world leading experts.
Lima is one of the most important capital cities in South America, and the culinary center of the country. Peru has a great diversity of touristic attractions, including the "wonder of the world", Macchu Picchu.