• International Conference on Machine learning, Optimization and big Data - MOD 2017
    September 14-17, 2017, Volterra - Tuscany, Italy
  • Tuscany
  • Florence Tuscany
    Old Bridge
  • Volterra
  • Tuscany
  • Pisa
    Square of Miracles

MOD 2017 News:

  • Late-Breaking Abstract Deadline: July 15, 2017
    Abstract Submission via emailmodworkshop2017@gmail.com
  • New MOD 2017 Keynote Speaker
  • New MOD 2017 Keynote Speaker: 
  • Special Session on “Machine Learning, Optimization and Data Science for Real-World Applications”
    Ilaria Bordino, Marco Firrincieli, Fabio Fumarola, and Francesco Gullo, UniCredit R&D, Italy
  • Tutorial on “Mathematical Analysis of Nature-Inspired Algorithms” Xin-She Yang, Middlesex University London, UK
  • Tutorial on "Scalable Data Mining on Cloud Computing Systems” Domenico Talia, University of Calabria, Italy
  • New MOD 2017 Keynote Speaker - Rising Star:
    • Jun Pei, Hefei University of Technology, China.
  • Springer sponsors  the MOD 2017 Best Paper Award  with a cash prize of  EUR 1,000
  • MOD 2016 Proceedings, Springer LNCS 10122, Machine Learning, Optimization, and Big Data Second International Workshop, MOD 2016, Volterra, Italy, August 26-29, 2016, Revised Selected Papers  Editors: Pardalos, P.M., Conca, P., Giuffrida, G., Nicosia, G. (Eds.). 

About MOD 2016

The International Conference on Machine learning, Optimization, and big Data - MOD has established itself as a premier interdisciplinary conference in machine learning, computational optimization and data science. It provides an international forum for presentation of original multidisciplinary research results, as well as exchange and dissemination of innovative and practical development experiences.

We invite submissions of papers, abstracts, posters and demos on all topics related to Machine learning, Optimization and Data Science including real-world applications for the Conference proceedings - Springer  Lecture Notes in Computer Science.

MOD 2017  Conference is organized as a non-profit event.

MOD 2017 Venue

Important Dates

Late-Breaking Abstracts: July 15, 2017
Abstract Submission via emailmodworkshop2017@gmail.com
Decision Notification to Authors: July 1, 2017
Camera Ready Submission Deadline: July 15, 2017
Deadline for early Registration as Presenting Author: July 15, 2017
Deadline for early Registration: August 14, 2017
Late registration: August 15 – September 17, 2017
MOD 2017 Conference: September 14-17, 2017

General Chair

Renato Umeton, Harvard University, USA

Program Chairs

Giovanni Giuffrida, University of Catania, Italy & Neodata Group
Giuseppe Nicosia, University of Catania, Italy
Panos Pardalos, University of Florida, USA

Tutorial/Special Sessions Chair

Giuseppe Narzisi, New York University Tandon School of Engineering & New York Genome Center, New York, USA

Industrial Session Chairs

Ilaria Bordino, Marco Firrincieli, Fabio Fumarola, and Francesco Gullo, UniCredit R&D, 


Contact Us

Email: modworkshop2017@gmail.com