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Welcome to the EURO PhD Winter Institute 2018

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The EURO Winter Institute 2018 in Frankfurt (Oder)  addresses advanced PhD students and young PostDocs (up to 2 years after the PhD) to meet and learn from senior experts in that field, to study various special topics in the context of lot-sizing. This institute also serves as a platform for presenting and discussing their research with other researchers and to give support to them for their academic careers.


The institute starts March 5th (arrival on March 4th) and ends March 16th (departure on March 17th) 2018.


The institute will be held at the university campus of the European University Viadrina in Frankfurt (Oder), Germany. The university is located directly at the border of Germany and Poland and can be reached easily by a 70 minutes train ride from Berlin. 


The institute addresses advanced PhD students and young PostDocs (up to 2 years after the PhD) in the field of lot-sizing or any related area. The number of participants is limited to 25.

Important dates

Deadline for application:  October 31th, 2017  November 15th, 2017
Notification of acceptance:  December 2017
Winter Institute: March 5th - March 16th, 2018
Deadline for special issue:  Summer 2018


  • Tutorials by senior experts
  • Presentation by participants
  • Feedback rounds in small groups


For any inquiries please send an E-mail to