International scientific activities

107 Invited international conferences (17 plenary lectures and 90 talks in invited sessions)

 

Editor of 5 Journals:

 

  • Transactions on Computational Collective Intelligence (Springer)
  • Journal of Optimization: Theory, Methods and Applications (GIP)
  • Journal of Advanced Research in Computer Science  (IASR)
  • International Journal of Economics and Management Engineering
  • Vietnam Journal of Computer Science (Springer)

  

Editor of 3 books and 10  Special Issues in Journals

 

  1. Le Thi Hoai An, Pham Dinh Tao eds: Modeling, Computation and Optimization in Information Systems and Management Sciences (670 pages). Hermes Science Publishing, 2004.
  2. Le Thi Hoai An, Nguyen Van Thoai, Pham Dinh Tao: Editors of the Special Issue”Operations Research Methods for IT-Based Management” of European Journal of Operations Research, Vol. 183 (2007).
  3. Le Thi Hoai An, Pham Dinh Tao : Editors of the Special Issue ”Modeling, Computation and Optimization in Systems Engineering” of Journal of Global Optimization Vol. 37 (2007).
  4. Le Thi Hoai An, Pham Dinh Tao : Editors of  Proceedings of the International conference on Nonconvex Programming : Local and Global Approaches. Theory, Algorithms and Applications, Rouen december 17-21, 280 pages (2007).
  5. Le Thi Hoai An, Bouvry Pascal and Pham Dinh Tao eds: Modelling, Computation and Optimization in Information  Systems and Management Sciences Communication in Computer ans Information Sciences  CCIS 14, 618 pages, Springer 9-2008.
  6. Le Thi Hoai An, Pham Dinh Tao, Gunter Ritter, Editors of the Special Issue "Optimization & Nonconvex Programming in Data Mining" of  Journal  Advances in Data Analysis and Classification,  December 2009.
  7. Le Thi Hoai An, Pham Dinh Tao, Editors of the Special Issue "Nonconvex Programming" of Optimization,  Vol 59, 2010.
  8. Le Thi Hoai An, Pham Dinh Tao, Editors of the Special Issue of NCP'07 (Nonconvex Programming : Local and Global Approaches. Theory, Algorithms and Applications, Rouen december 17-21), Journal of Global Optimization, 2011, Volume 49, Number 3.
  9. Le Thi Hoai An, Joaquim Judice, Editors of the special issue of MCO’08, Computational Optimization and Applications, Volume 50, Number 3, 2011.
  10. Le Thi Hoai An, editor of the special  issue « Optimization and Learning », International Journal of Intelligent Information and Database Systems (IJIIDS), Volume 6, No. 6, 2012.
  11. Nguyen Ngoc Thanh, Do Tien Van, Le Thi Hoai An (2013, Eds): Advanced Computational Methods for Knowledge Engineering. Studies in Computational Intelligence, Vol. 479, Springer-Verlag, 2013.
  12. Ngoc Thanh Nguyen, Le Thi Hoai An (Eds.): Transactions on Computational Collective Intelligence XIII. Lecture Notes in Computer Science 8342, Springer 2014, ISBN 978-3-642-54454-5.
  13. Do Tien Van, Le Thi Hoai An, Nguyen Ngoc Thanh, (2014, Eds): Advanced in Intelligent Systems and Computing, Springer-Verlag, 2014.

 

Organizer and/or Member of Scientific Committee of numerous International Conferences

 

  • Chair of the Organizing Committee and Co-Chair of the Scientific Committee of the International Conference MCO’04   “Modeling, Computation and Optimization in Information Systems and Management Sciences”, July  1-3, 2004 at the University of Metz, France,  (more than 100 participants from 21countries).
  • Chair of the Scientific Committee of SFC  2006 (13èmes Rencontres de la Société Francophone de Classification), Metz, France 9-2006, (more than 100 participants).
  • Co-Chair of the Organizing Committee and Co-Chair of the International Scientific Committee of the International Conference ” Nonconvex Programming : Local and Global Approaches. Theory, Algorithms and Applications » December 17-21, 2007. (NCP07)  at Insa-Rouen,  (more than 200 participants).
  • Chair of the Organizing Committee and Co-Chair of the Scientific Committee of the International Conference MCO’08   “Modeling, Computation and Optimization in Information Systems and Management Sciences”, September 8-10, 2008 at the University of Metz, France (more than 150 participants).
  • Chair of the Organising Committee and President of the Scientific Committee of the workshop "Optimization: Theory, Algorithms and Applications" May 17-18, 2007,Metz, 6  invited plenary lectures and 18 presentations.
  • Chair of the Organising Committee and President of the Scientific Committeeof the workshop "Optimization and Learning: Theory, Algorithms and ApplicationsJune 17-18, 2010, Metz, 6 invitedplenary lectures and 24 presentations. A special edition published in International Journal of IntelligentInformation and DatabaseSystems (IJIIDS).
  • Chair of the Organising Committee and President of the Scientific Committeeof the workshop "Optimization and Learning: Theory, Algorithms and Applications" May 22-23, 2011, Metz, 6 invitedplenary lectures and 20 presentations. A special edition will be published in TCCCI, Springer.
  • Member of Steering committee of two annual international conferences ACIIDS & ICCSAM and of Scientific Committee of more than 40 International Conferences

 

Organizer of  numerous invited symposiums / special streams in the international conferences:   

 

  • The First International Conference on Optimization Methods and Software, December 15-18, 2002, Hangzhou, China.
  • 18th International Symposium on Mathematical Programming (ISMP 2003) Copenhagen, Denmark, August, 18-22, 2003.
  • The Sixth International Conference on Optimization: Techniques and Applications (ICOTA6, 2004), Ballarat, Australia, 9-11 December 2004.
  • SIAM Conference on Optimization, May 15-19, 2005, Stockholm, Sweden.
  • 7ème congrès de la Société Française de Recherche Opérationnelle et d'Aide à la Décision, ROADEF Lille 2-2006.
  • International Conference on Computational Management Science (CMS)  Amsterdam 17-18 May 2006.
  • International Conference FRANCORO-ROADEF'07, Grenoble 20-23 February 2007.
  • CMS, Geneva 20-22 April 2007.
  • NCP’07, Rouen 17-21 December 2007.
  • 23rd European Conference on Operational Research, Bonn, July 5 - 8, 2009. 3 sessions (EURO’09).
  • 24th European Conference on Operational Research, Lisbon, Portugal, July 11-14, 2010, EURO XXIV.
  • The 8th International Conference on Optimization: Techniques and Applications (ICOTA 8), December 10-13, 2010. Shanghai, China.
  • ACIIDS’10, ACIIDS’11, IESM’11, ROADEF’11, AFG'11, OPTIM’11
  • ACIIDS’12, ICCCI'12, EURO'12, joint congress of the French Mathematical Society (SMF) and the Vietnamese Mathematical Society (VMS) 2012
  • ACIIDS'13, INFORM/EURO'13, ICOTA 9 (2013)

 

International collaborations with more than 30 universities/institutes from 18 countries USA, Canada, Germany, Italia, UK, Portugal, Viet Nam, India, Algeria, Morroco, Senegal, New Zealand, Australia, Switzerland, Belgium, Norway, Luxembourg, China). 

 

  • Coordinator for the international collaborations between INSA-Rouen (2000-2003) and/or l’UPV-M (since 2004) and numerous Vietnamese universities.

 

International Cooperation Projects:

 

  • Leader of Project DUO-France 2002-2004.

 

In the framework of cooperation between the European Union and the countries of Asia for a better reciprocity in the academic and cultural knowledge between students and teachers, this project of scientific cooperation and training between the University of Dalat, Vietnam and INSA-Rouen is funded by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs for a period of two years, with a grant of 48 000 euros.

 

  • Leader of Project of Scientific Cooperation Inter-Academic (AUF) : 2004-2006.

 

It concerns University of Metz (France), University of Montréal (Canada), Hanoi University of Technology (Vietnam), and INSA-Rouen (France) for two-years duration 2004-2006 (15000 EUR).  

 

  • Partner of the Integrated Action: French-Morroco (4 partners: univ. Oujda, Morroco, Univ. Fès, Spain, Univ. de Rennes & UPVM, France) 2008-2012.

 

  • Partner of European Network  FET Flagships Science submit 2011.