Program Committee


Matthew Andrews
Timothy Chan
Julia Chuzhoy
Uriel Feige
Ashish Goel (Chair)
Elad Hazan
Stefano Leonardi
Aranyak Mehta
Vahab Mirrokni
Kamesh Munagala
Adi Rosen
David Shmoys
Adrian Vetta
Jan Vondrak
David Williamson


Nir Ailon
Tugkan Batu
Petra Berenbrink
Harry Buhrman
Amin Coja-Οghlan
Anna Gal
Yuval Ishai
David Kempe
Adam Klivans
Ronitt Rubinfeld (Chair)
Alex Samorodnitsky
Martin Strauss
Amir Shpilka
Eric Vigoda
David Woodruff

Program Chairs

Ashish Goel,
Stanford University

Ronitt Rubinfeld,

Workshop Chairs

Klaus Jansen,
U. of Kiel

José Rolim,
U. of Geneva
Important dates
Submission deadline
April 7, 2008

Notification to authors
May 23, 2008

Camera ready
June 15, 2008

August 25-27, 2008

Early registration
Before 4 August, 2008

Group rate valid until
August 8, 2008
Call for papers
Thank you

The Random/Approx organization would like to thank Microsoft Corporation for their support.


The conferences will take place at the following venue (click to go to the MIT Campus Map website)

Building 32 (Ray and Maria Stata Center)
street address: 32 Vassar Street

The talks will be in held in 32-G449 - the Patil/Kiva Conference Room. To get there, enter on 32 Vassar Street - go to the Gates tower (which is the first set of elevators from the front entrance on Vassar) and go to the 4th floor. Take a right when you get off the elevator and veer to the left. The conference room will be on the left.

Please use the following maps links for more information:
Google Maps

Internet Access on-site

Participants can log into the StataGuest (or Stata) wireless network. No password is required.

Interactive Maps

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The following map is a Street View map. Scroll a bit to the left, find the above street and click on it to zoom in. You may also explore other parts of Boston in the same way, by clicking on the blue parts of the city.

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