PACE 2020

Challenge description


  • October 25th, 2019: Announcement of the challenge (Problem)
  • November 11th, 2019: Announcement of the tracks and additional information
  • December 16th, 2019: Public instances are available
  • March 13, 2020: submiting via is running (for testing and unofficial, auxiliary leaderboard)
  • June 1, 2020 (AOE) – Submission of final version (solver description two weeks after the code)
  • July, 2020: Announcement of the results
  • TBA / December 14-16, 2020 Award ceremony at the International Symposium on Parameterized and Exact Computation (IPEC 2020) in Hong Kong


Thanks to the generous sponsoring of the NETWORKS project prize money and travel support is available for the winners of the competition.

Program Committee

  • Łukasz Kowalik (chair) (University of Warsaw)
  • Marcin Mucha (University of Warsaw)
  • Wojciech Nadara (University of Warsaw)
  • Marcin Pilipczuk (University of Warsaw)
  • Manuel Sorge (University of Warsaw)
  • Piotr Wygocki (University of Warsaw)