Workshop on Algorithms & Randomness: May 2018

Workshop on Algorithms and Randomness

Monday, May 14 - Thursday, May 17, 2018
Georgia Tech, Klaus Building, Room 1116

Bringing together leading researchers utilizing the power of randomness at the interplay of theoretical computer science, probabilistic combinatorics, statistical physics, and optimization.

Schedule of Talks is here.

Registration is open: Email Francella Tonge (ftonge3 (at) if you plan to attend.

Confirmed Speakers:  (talk titles and abstracts are here)

Nikhil Bansal(Eindhoven)
Megan Bernstein (Georgia Tech)
Pietro Caputo (Roma Tre)
Daniel Dadush (CWI)
Martin Dyer (Leeds)
Alan Frieze (CMU)
David Gamarnik (MIT)
Mark Jerrum (Queen Mary)
Jeff Kahn (Rutgers)
Yin Tat Lee (Washington)
Eyal Lubetzky (Courant)
Aleksander Madry (MIT)
Fabio Martinelli (Roma Tre)
Ruta Mehta (UIUC)
Raghu Meka (UCLA)
Mike Molloy (Toronto)
Evita Nestoridi (Princeton)
Yuval Peres (Microsoft Research)
Will Perkins (Birmingham)
Dana Randall (Georgia Tech)
Sofya Raskhodnikova (Boston University)
Alistair Sinclair (UC Berkeley)
Allan Sly (Princeton)
Daniel Stefankovic (Rochester)
Virginia Vassilevska Williams (MIT)
David Woodruff (CMU)
Yufei Zhao (MIT)


Accomodations will be provided at the Georgia Tech Hotel, which is a 5-10 minute walk from the workshop in the Klaus Building, Georgia Tech. 

Click on the link below to book your hotel reservations for the Workshop on Algorithms & Randomness on May 12th, 2018 through May 18th, 2018 at the Georgia Tech Hotel.  The Georgia Tech rate is $174 for single and double occupancy.

Hotel Reservations Link

Non-smoking King and Double bedding accommodations have been blocked for this group.  Please note that all guestrooms are non-smoking.  For any other requests or inquiries, please enter this information within the appropriate request boxes during the reservations process or call the hotel directly by calling (800) 706-2899 or (404) 838-2100, Monday-Friday from 9am-6:30pm

Booking Deadline: 04/13/2018

For any additional nights needed before or after the posted group dates, please contact the hotel directly at (800)706-2899 to check availability.

Organizers: Prasad Tetali, Santosh Vempala, and Eric Vigoda

Coordinator: Francella Tonge (Email: ftonge3 (at)

Sponsored by Georgia Tech's Algorithms and Randomness Center (ARC)Institute for Data Engineering and Science (IDEaS), and NSF.