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WAAC 2018
August 26–27, 2018

The 21st Japan–Korea Joint Workshop on
Algorithms and Computation

August 26–27, 2018
Fukuoka, Japan


The aim of this workshop is to provide a forum for researchers working on algorithms and the theory of computation, to promote the exchange of recent results, to foster new collaborations among researchers. Historically, the workshop has established for the purpose of collaboration of researchers of Korea and Japan; however, participation from any country is welcome.

The workshop is organized by the Special Interest Group on Algorithms (SIGAL) of the Information Processing Society of Japan and the Special Interest Group on Theoretical Computer Science (SIGTCS) of the Korean Institute of Information Scientists and Engineers (KIISE).


The topics covered by the workshop are, but not limited to:

Invited Speaker

Submission [Call for Papers (PDF)]

Authors are invited to submit papers up to 8 pages in English via the EasyChair submission system.

Since the proceedings will be only distributed at the workshop, submission of preliminary or extended versions of materials that are to appear in other conferences or journals is allowed and encouraged.

Important Dates

Workshop Site

Hakata Bus Terminal Building, Halls 3–4 (Sunday) / 9–10 (Monday)

The building is next to Hakata (博多) station, which is two stops away on the only subway (Line 1, orange) from Fukuoka Airport (FUK, 福岡空港). Any hotel near Hakata station or on Line 1 will be convenient to the workshop.

Program Committee

Sang Won Bae (Kyonggi University)
Yo-Sub Han (Yonsei University)
Taisuke Izumi (Nagoya Institute of Technology)
Naonori Kakimura (Keio University)
Akitoshi Kawamura (Kyushu University)
Inbok Lee (Korea Aerospace University)
Mun-Kyu Lee (Inha University)
Heejin Park, co-chair (Hanyang University)
Eiji Takimoto, co-chair (Kyushu University)

Organizing Committee

Taisuke Izumi, Naonori Kakimura, Akitoshi Kawamura, Eiji Takimoto


Fill in the form on the registration page. The fees are to be paid at the workshop in Japanese yen cash. If you want to attend the banquet, please register by Thursday August 23.

On or before August 11After August 12
Regular15000 yen18000 yen
Student6000 yen7000 yen


E-mail: waac2018@easychair.org

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