The Genetic Improvement Workshop

March 29th Submission Deadline

The submission deadline is approaching! Make sure you get your papers to us by March 29th 2017. Thanks to those extremely organised people who have already submitted!


The workshop itself will take place on Saturday 15th and Sunday 16th July 2017, as part of the GECCO 2017 conference, which runs until Wednesday 19th July 2017.


Keynote from Wolfgang Banzhaf!

We’re delighted to announce that the 2017 keynote will be given by Professor Wolfgang Banzhaf, a leading researcher in the field of Genetic Programming and current holder of the John R. Koza Endowed Chair in Genetic Programming.

Wolfgang is well-known for his books on Genetic Programming, Linear Genetic Programming, and Artificial Chemistries. He was the founding editor of the GPEM journal and currently chairs the Association for Computing Machinery’s Special Interest Group on Genetic and Evolutionary Computation.


Submission Open

Please see the GECCO paper formatting instructions before submitting.

Submission is now open! Papers can be submitted via Easychair.


Call For Papers

The GI 2017 CFP is now available as a PDF and online. The submission date is March 29th 2017.


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