The CORE@50 Conference, to be held at UCL in Louvain-la-Neuve from May 23 to May 27, 2016, will be the centerpiece of CORE’s 50th anniversary celebrations. It will feature

  • The award of UCL Honorary Doctors (DHC) degrees to three distinguished former CORE members, Profs. Marc Fleurbaey (Princeton), Michel Goemans (MIT) and George Nemhauser (Georgia Tech).
  • Four plenary lectures given by the three DHC recipients and by Prof. Victor Chernozhukov (MIT).
  • Eight Core Scientific Sessions on Social networks, theories and methods; Personal income tax; Integer non-linear optimization; Corporate income tax; Financial constraints, Productivity, and growth; Cooperation and resource sharing for supply chain management; Computational challenges in energy; and Environmental and natural resources economics.
  • Contributed Scientific Sessions, throughout the Conference.
  • Cultural and social events, including the conference dinner.


April 15, 2016

Speaker registration deadline for inclusion in conference program

APRIL 15, 2016

Deadline for registration without additional charge

MAY 23-27, 2016

CORE@50 conference

Preliminary Schedule