Cuckoo Search
July 27, 2017(Thursday) 13:00-14:40, Location: Room A
Chair: Andres Iglesias Prieto , Co-Chair: Claus Aranha

13:00 - 13:20 Strategies to Improve Cuckoo Search toward Adapting Randomly Changing Environment
Yuta Umenai, Fumito Uwano, Hiroyuki Sato and Keiki Takadama
13:20 - 13:40 Multiple Chaotic Cuckoo Search Algorithm
Shi Wang, Shuangyu Song, Yang Yu, Zhe Xu, Hanaki Yachi and Shangce Gao
13:40 - 14:00 Cuckoo Search Algorithm Approach for the IFS Inverse Problem of 2D Binary Fractal Images
Javier Quirce Teja, Andres Iglesias Prieto and Akemi Galvez-Tomida
14:00 - 14:20 Solving the Graph Coloring Problem using the Cuckoo Search Algorithm
Claus Aranha, Keita Toda and Hitoshi Kanoh
14:20 - 14:40 A Deep Learning-Cuckoo Search Method for Missing Data Estimation in High-Dimensional Datasets
Collins Leke, Alain Richard Ndjiongue, Bhekisipho Twala and Tshilidzi Marwala

Special Issue on "Comparison Techniques of Heuristic Algorithms"
July 27, 2017(Thursday) 13:00-14:40, Location: Room B
Chair: Weian Guo , Co-Chair: Chenyong Si,Qinqin Fan

13:00 - 13:20 A Novel Strategy to Control Population Diversity and Convergence for Genetic Algorithm
Dongyang Li, Weian Guo, Yanfen Mao, Lei Wang and Qidi Wu
13:20 - 13:40 A Hybrid Swarm based Composition for Chinese Music
Xiaomei Zheng, Weian Guo, Dongyang Li, Lei Wang and Yushan Wang
13:40 - 14:00 Immersed Tunnel Element Translation Control under Current Flow Based on Particle Swarm Optimization
Jun-jun Li, Bo-Wei Xu and Qin-Qin Fan
14:00 - 14:20 Using multi-objective evolutionary algorithm to solve dynamic environment and economic dispatch with EVs
Boyang Qu, Baihao Qiao, Yongsheng Zhu, Yuechao Jiao, Junming Xiao and Xiaolei Wang
14:20 - 14:40 A Review on Hybridization of Particle Swarm Optimization with Articial Bee Colony
Bin Xin, Yipeng Wang, Lu Chen, Tao Cai and Wenjie Chen

Theories and Models of Swarm Intelligence
July 27, 2017(Thursday) 13:00-14:40, Location: Room C
Chair: Zvi Retchkiman Konigsberg , Co-Chair: Eugene Larkin

13:00 - 13:20 A Mathematical Model of Information Theory: the Superiority of Collective Knowledge and Intelligence
Guillen Pedro G.
13:20 - 13:40 Modelling and Verification Analysis of the Predator Prey System via a First Order Logic Approach
Zvi Retchkiman Konigsberg
13:40 - 14:00 Flock Diameter Control in a Collision-Avoiding Cucker-Smale Flocking Model
Jing Ma and Edmund Lai
14:00 - 14:20 Building a Simulation Model for Distributed Human-based Evolutionary Computation
Kei Ohnishi, Junya Okano and Mario Koeppen
14:20 - 14:40 Model of interruptions in swarm unit
Eugene Larkin, Alexey Ivutin and Anna Troshina

Multi-Agent Systems and Swarm Robotics
July 27, 2017(Thursday) 14:50-16:30, Location: Room A
Chair: Akemi Galvez-Tomida

14:50 - 15:10 Solar Irradiance Forecasting Based on the Multi-agent Adaptive Fuzzy Neuronet
Ekaterina A. Engel and Igor V. Kovalev
15:10 - 15:30 Passive Field Dynamics Method: an Advanced Physics-based Approach for Formation Control of Robot Swarm
Weixu Zhu and Zhiyong Yuan
15:30 - 15:50 Autonomous Coordinated Navigation of Virtual Swarm Bots in Dynamic Indoor Environments by Bat Algorithm
Patricia Suarez Valero, Akemi Galvez-Tomida and Andres Iglesias Prieto
15:50 - 16:10 Building Fractals with a Robot Swarm
Yu Zhou and Ron Goldman
16:10 - 16:30 Cooperative Control of Multi-Robot System Using Mobile Agent for Multi Source Localization
Naoya Ishiwatari, Yasunobu Sumikawa, Munehiro Takimoto and Yasushi Kambayashi

Planning and Routing Problems I/III
July 27, 2017(Thursday) 14:50-16:30, Location: Room B
Chair: Lourdes Margain

14:50 - 15:10 Application of Smell Detection Agent Based Algorithm for Optimal Path Identification by SDN Controllers
Ammal R Ananthalakshmi, P C Sajimon and S S Vinod chandra
15:10 - 15:30 Simulation and Application of Algorithms CVRP to Optimize the Transport of Minerals Metallic and Nonmetallic by Rail for Export
C. Alberto Ochoa-Zezatti, MARIA DE LOURDES MARGAIN, Edna Cruz, Alberto Hern¨˘ndez and Jacqueline Ramos-Landeros
15:30 - 15:50 An Improved Discrete Firefly Algorithm Used for Traveling salesman problem
Jie Liu, Lin Teng and Yin Shou-Lin
15:50 - 16:10 Multi-UAV Cooperative Path Planning for Sensor Placement Using Cooperative Coevolving Genetic Strategy
Jon-Vegard Sorli, Olaf Hallan Graven and Jan Dyre Bjerknes
16:10 - 16:30 Optimization of Office-Space Allocation Problem using Articial Bee Colony Algorithm
Bolaji Asaju, Ikechi Micheal and Peter Bamidele Shola

Special Session on "Nature-inspired Optimization: Theory and Application" I/II
July 27, 2017(Thursday) 14:50-16:30, Location: Room C
Chair: Ben Niu , Co-Chair: Yanmin Liu

14:50 - 15:10 A Comparison of Heuristic Algorithms for Bus Dispatch
Hong Wang, Lulu Zuo, Jia Liu, Chen Yang, Ya Li and Jaejong Baek
15:10 - 15:30 Dolphin Pod Optimization
Andrea Serani and Matteo Diez
15:30 - 15:50 Fuzzy Logic Controller Design for Tuning the Cooperation of Bio-Inspired Algorithms
Shakhnaz Akhmedova, Eugene Semenkin, Vladimir Stanovov and Sophia Vishnevskaya
15:50 - 16:10 An Improved Brain Storm Optimization with Learning Strategy
Hong Wang, Jia Liu, Wenjie Yi, Ben Niu and J.J Baek
16:10 - 16:30 Difference Brain Storm Optimization for Combined Heat and Power Economic Dispatch
Yali Wu, Xinrui Wang, Yulong Fu and Yingruo Xu

Differential Evolution Algorithm
July 27, 2017(Thursday) 16:45-18:45, Location: Room A
Chair: Kiyoharu Tagawa

16:45 - 17:05 Comparison of Differential Evolution Algorithms on the Mapping between Problems and Penalty Parameters
Chengyong Si, Jianqiang Shen, Xuan Zou and Lei Wang
17:05 - 17:25 An Adaptive Differential Evolution with Learning Parameters According to Groups Defined by the Rank of Objective Values
Tetsuyuki Takahama and Setsuko Sakai Takahama
17:25 - 17:45 Chebyshev Inequality based Approach to Chance Constrained Optimization Problems using Differential Evolution
Kiyoharu Tagawa and Shohei Fujita
17:45 - 18:05 Solving the Distributed Two Machine Flow-shop Scheduling Problem using Differential Evolution
Paul Dempster, Penghao Li and John H. Drake
18:05 - 18:25 Energy-Saving Variable Bias Current Optimization for Magnetic Bearing Using Adaptive Differential Evolution
Syuan-Yi Chen and Min-Han Song
18:25 - 18:45 Fast Pseudo Random Forest using Discrimination Hyper-space
Tojiro Kaneko, Hidehisa Akiyama and Shigeto Aramaki

Planning and Routing Problems II/III
July 27, 2017(Thursday) 16:45-18:45, Location: Room B
Chair: Eugene Larkin

16:45 - 17:05 An Efficient MVMO-SH Method for Optimal Capacitor Allocation in Electric Power Distribution Systems
Hiroyuki Mori and Hiromitsu Ikegami
17:05 - 17:25 A Method of New Workers' Accurate Acceptance of Tasks Using Capable Sensing
Dunwei Gong and Chao Peng
17:25 - 17:45 A Genetic Mission Planner for Solving Temporal Multi-agent Problems with Concurrent Tasks
Branko Miloradovic, Baran Curuklu and Mikael Ekstrom
17:45 - 18:05 Reformulation and Metaheuristic for the Team Orienteering Arc Routing Problem
Liangjun Ke and Weibo Yang
18:05 - 18:25 A Novel Multi-cell Multi-Bernoulli Tracking Method Using Local Fractal Feature Estimation
Jihong Zhu, Benlian Xu, Mingli Lu and Jian Shi
18:25 - 18:45 Evaluation of Parameters of Transactions When Remote Robot Control
Eugene Larkin, Vladislav Kotov, Alexander Privalov and Alexey Ivutin

Special Session on "Nature-inspired Optimization: Theory and Application" II/II
July 27, 2017(Thursday) 16:45-18:45, Location: Room C
Chair: Ben Niu , Co-Chair: Hong Wang

16:45 - 17:05 Teaching-Learning-Feedback-Based Optimization
Xiang Li, Kang Li and Zhile Yang
17:05 - 17:25 An Improved Monarch Butterfly Optimization with Equal Partition and F/T Mutation
Gai-Ge Wang, Guo-Sheng Hao, Shi Cheng and Zhihua Cui
17:25 - 17:45 Firefly Clustering Method for Mining Protein Complexes
Yuchen Zhang, Xiujuan Lei and Ying Tan
17:45 - 18:05 Multi-objective Comprehensive Learning Bacterial Foraging Optimization for Portfolio Optimization
Ben Niu, Wenjie Yi, Lijing Tan, Jia Liu, Ya Li and Hong Wang
18:05 - 18:25 A Multi-cores Parallel Artificial Bee Colony Optimization Algorithm based on Fork/Join Framework
Jiuyuan Huo and Liqun Liu
18:25 - 18:45 Community Detection under Exponential Random Graph Model: A Metaheuristic Approach
Tai-Chi Wang and Frederick Kin Hing Phoa

Fireworks Algorithm
July 28, 2017(Friday) 11:30-12:50, Location: Room A
Chair: JunQi Zhang

11:30 - 11:50 Acceleration for Fireworks Algorithm Based on Amplitude Reduction Strategy and Local Optima-based Selection Strategy
Jun Yu and Hideyuki Takagi
11:50 - 12:10 From Resampling to Non-Resampling: A Fireworks Algorithm-based Framework for Solving Noisy Optimization Problems
Junqi Zhang, Shanwen Zhu and Mengchu Zhou
12:10 - 12:30 Elite-leading Fireworks Algorithm
Xinchao Zhao, Rui Li, Xingquan Zuo and Ying Tan
12:30 - 12:50 Guided Fireworks Algorithm Applied to Maximal Covering Location Problem
Eva Tuba, Edin Dolicanin and Milan Tuba

Planning and Routing Problems III/III
July 28, 2017(Friday) 11:30-12:50, Location: Room B
Chair: Peng-Yeng Yin

11:30 - 11:50 Optimal Micro-Siting Planning Considering Long-Term Electricity Demand
Peng-Yeng Yin, Ching-Hui Chao, Tsai-Hung Wu and Ping-Yi Hsu
11:50 - 12:10 Applying a Classification Model for Selecting Postgraduate Programs
Waraporn Jirapanthong, Karuna Yampray and Winyu Niranatlamphong
12:10 - 12:30 A Guide Sign Optimization Problem for an Added Road Based on Bird Mating Optimizer
Fang Liu, Min Huang, Teng Zhang and Feng Mao
12:30 - 12:50 Making Capital Budgeting Decisions for Project Abandonment by Fuzzy Approach
Yuhong Liu, I-Ming Jiang and Meng-I Tsai

Particle Swarm Optimization and Its Applications I/III
July 28, 2017(Friday) 11:30-12:50, Location: Room C
Chair: Hui Lu , Co-Chair: Jacomine Grobler

11:30 - 11:50 A Scalability Analysis of Particle Swarm Optimization Roaming Behaviour
Jacomine Grobler and Andries Engelbrecht
11:50 - 12:10 The Analysis of Strategy for the Boundary Restriction in Particle Swarm Optimization Algorithm
Qianlin Zhou, Hui Lu, Jinhua Shi, Kefei Mao and Xiaonan Ji
12:10 - 12:30 Particle Swarm Optimization with Ensemble of Inertia Weight Strategies
Muhammad Zeeshan Shirazi, Trinadh Pamulapati, Rammohan Mallipeddi and Kalyana Chakravarthy Veluvolu
12:30 - 12:50 Comparative Analysis of Swarm-based Metaheuristic Algorithms on Benchmark Functions
Kashif Hussain, Mohd Najib Mohd Salleh, Shi Cheng and Yuhui Shi

Genetic Algorithms
July 28, 2017(Friday) 14:00-15:40, Location: Room A
Chair: Yukiko Orito

14:00 - 14:20 Enhancing Exploration and Exploitation of NSGA-II with GP and PDL
Peter Shannon, Chrystopher L. Nehaniv and Somnuk Phon-Amnuaisuk
14:20 - 14:40 Consecutive Meals Planning by Using Permutation GA: Evaluation Function Proposal for Measuring Appearance Order of Meal's Characteristics
Tomoko Kashima, Yukiko Orito and Hiroshi Someya
14:40 - 15:00 Improving Jaccard Index using Genetic Algorithms for Collaborative Filtering
Soojung Lee
15:00 - 15:20 Optimizing least-cost Steiner tree in graphs via an encoding-free genetic algorithm
Qing Liu, Rongjun Tang, Jingyan Kang, Junliang Yao, Wenqing Wang and Yali Wu
15:20 - 15:40 A Novel Linear Time Invariant Systems Order Reduction Approach based on Cooperative Multi-Objective Genetic Algorithm
Ivan Ryzhikov, Christina Brester and Eugene Semenkin

Special Session on "Intelligent Algorithms for Robotic and Mechatronic Systems" I/II
July 28, 2017(Friday) 14:00-15:20, Location: Room B
Chair: Qirong Tang , Co-Chair: Yinan Guo

14:00 - 14:20 Firefly Algorithm Optimized Particle Filter for Relative Navigation of Non-cooperative Target
Dali Zhang, Chao Zhong, Changhong Wang and Hongwei Xia
14:20 - 14:40 An Improved Weighted ELM with Krill Herd Algorithm for Imbalanced Learning
Yinan Guo, Pei Zhang, Jian Cheng, Yong Zhang, Lingkai Yang, Xiaoning Shen and Wei Fang
14:40 - 15:00 A Stigmergy Based Search Method for Swarm Robots
Qirong Tang, Fangchao Yu, Yuan Zhang, Lu Ding and Peter Eberhard
15:00 - 15:20 An Energy Minimized Solution for Solving Redundancy of Underwater Vehicle-Manipulator System Based on Genetic Algorithm
Qirong Tang, Le Liang, Yinghao Li, Zhenqiang Deng, Yinan Guo and Hai Huang

Particle Swarm Optimization and Its Applications II/III
July 28, 2017(Friday) 14:00-15:40, Location: Room C
Chair: Yoshikazu Fukuyama , Co-Chair: Walter Chen

14:00 - 14:20 Total Optimization of Smart City Using Initial Searching Points Generation Based on k-means Algorithm
Mayuko Sato and Yoshikazu Fukuyama
14:20 - 14:40 Optimal Operational Planning of Energy Plants by Multi-population Differential Evolutionary Particle Swarm Optimization
Norihiro Nishimura, Yoshikazu Fukuyama and Tetsuro Matsui
14:40 - 15:00 Improving Multi-layer Particle Swarm Optimization using Powell Method
Fengyang Sun, Lin Wang, Bo Yang, Zhenxiang Chen, Jin Zhou, Kun Tang and Jinyan Wu
15:00 - 15:20 A High Dimensional Particle Swarm Optimization Based on Similarity Measurement
Jiqiang Feng, Guixiang Lai, Shi Cheng, Feng Zhang and Yifei Sun
15:20 - 15:40 On the Improvement of PSO Scripts for Slope Stability Analysis
Zhe-Ping Shen and Walter Chen

Ant Colony Optimization
July 28, 2017(Friday) 16:00-17:20, Location: Room A
Chair: Chia-Feng Juang , Co-Chair: Kiwon Yeom

16:00 - 16:20 Decentralized Congestion Control in Random Ant Interaction Networks
Andreas Kasprzok, Beshah Ayalew and Chad Lau
16:20 - 16:40 Pheromone inspired Morphogenic Distributed Control for Self-Organization of Unmanned Aerial Vehicle Swarm
Kiwon Yeom
16:40 - 17:00 Solving the Selective Pickup and Delivery Problem Using Max-Min Ant System
Rung-Tzuo Liaw, Yu-Wei Chang and Chuan-Kang Ting
17:00 - 17:20 Evolutionary Fuzzy Control of Three Robots Cooperatively Carrying an Object for Wall Following through the Fusion of Continuous ACO and PSO
Min-Ge Lai, Chia-Feng Juang and I-Fang Chung

Special Session on "Intelligent Algorithms for Robotic and Mechatronic Systems" II/II
July 28, 2017(Friday) 16:00-17:40, Location: Room B
Chair: Chaomin Luo , Co-Chair: Qirong Tang

16:00 - 16:20 A New Magnetotactic Bacteria Optimization Algorithm Based on Moment Migration
Lifang Xu, Hongwei Mo, Jiao Zhao, Chaomin Luo and Zhenzhong Chu
16:20 - 16:40 An Improved Ant-driven Approach to Navigation and Map Building
Chaomin Luo, Furao Shen, Hongwei Mo and Zhenzhong Chu
16:40 - 17:00 A Bare Bones Particle Swarm Optimization Algorithm with Dynamic Local Search
Jia Guo and Yuji Sato
17:00 - 17:20 A Survivability Enhanced Swarm Robotic Searching System Using Multi-Objective Particle Swarm Optimization
Cheuk Ho Yuen and Kam Tim Woo
17:20 - 17:40 A Fast Video Vehicle Detection Approach based on Improved Adaboost Classifier
Tao Jiang, Mingdai Cai, Yuan Zhang and Xiaodong Zhao

Particle Swarm Optimization and Its Applications III/III
July 28, 2017(Friday) 16:00-18:00, Location: Room C
Chair: Cheng-Dar Liou , Co-Chair: Fu-Shiung Hsieh

16:00 - 16:20 Solving Inverse Kinematics with Vector Evaluated Particle Swarm Optimization
Zuhnja Riekert and Marde Helbig
16:20 - 16:40 Particle Swarm Optimization for the Machine Repair Problem with Working Breakdowns
Kuo-Hsiung Wang and Cheng-Dar Liou
16:40 - 17:00 Intelligent Behavioral Design of Non-Player Characters in a FPS Video Game Through PSO
Guillermo Diaz and Andres Iglesias Prieto
17:00 - 17:20 A Discrete Particle Swarm Algorithm for Combinatorial Auctions
Fu-Shiung Hsieh
17:20 - 17:40 Registration of GPS and Stereo Vision for Point Cloud Localization in Intelligent Vehicles Using Particle Swarm Optimization
Vijay John, Yuquan Xu, Seiichi Mita, Qian Long and Zheng Liu
17:40 - 18:00 An Enhanced Particle Swarm Optimization Based on Physarum Model for Community Detection
Zhengpeng Chen, Fanzhen Liu, Chao Gao, Xianghua Li and Zili Zhang

Multi-objective Optimization
July 29, 2017(Saturday) 9:00-10:40, Location: Room A
Chair: Yan Pei , Co-Chair: Xiaoyan Sun

9:00 - 09:20 A Parametric Study of Crossover Operators in Pareto-based Multiobjective Evolutionary Algorithm
Shohei Maruyama and Tomoaki Tatsukawa
09:20 - 09:40 Non-dominated Sorting and Crowding Distance Based Multi-objective Chaotic Evolution
Yan Pei and Jia Hao
09:40 - 10:00 On Performance Improvement based on Restart Meta-Heuristic Implementation for Solving Multi-Objective Optimization Problems
Christina Brester, Ivan Ryzhikov and Eugene Semenkin
10:00 - 10:20 Improved Interval Multi-objective Evolutionary Optimization Algorithm based on Directed Graph
Xiaoyan Sun, Pengfei Zhang, Yang Chen and Yong Zhang
10:20 - 10:40 Solving Constrained Multi-objective Optimization Problems with Evolutionary Algorithms
Frikkie Snyman and Marde Helbig

Computer Perception and Computer-Aided Decision
July 29, 2017(Saturday) 9:00-10:20, Location: Room B
Chair: Dingsheng Luo , Co-Chair: Li Li

9:00 - 09:20 Improved Two-dimensional Otsu based on Firefly Optimization for Low Signal-to-noise Ratio Images
Li Li, Jianwei Liu, Mingxiang Ling, Yuanyuan Wang and Hongwei Xia
09:20 - 09:40 Developing Robot Drumming Skill with Listening-Playing Loop
Xingfang Wu, Tianlin Liu, Yian Deng, Xihong Wu and Dingsheng Luo
09:40 - 10:00 An Imputation for Missing Data Features based on Fuzzy Swarm Approach in Heart Disease Classification
Mohd Najib Mohd Salleh and Nurul Ashikin Samat
10:00 - 10:20 Metaheuristics for Portfolio Optimization
Sarah El Bizri and Nashat Mansour

Identification and Detection
July 29, 2017(Saturday) 10:55-12:35, Location: Room A
Chair: Ming Shien Cheng

10:55 - 11:15 Identifying Deceptive Review Comments with Rumor and Lie Theories
Chia Hsun Lin, Ping Yu Hsu, Ming-Shien Cheng, Hong Tsuen Lei and Ming Chia Hsu
11:15 - 11:35 Identifying Fake Review Comments for Hostel Industry
Mei Yu Lin, Ping Yu Hsu, Ming-Shien Cheng, Hong Tsuen Lei and Ming Chia Hsu
11:35 - 11:55 An Exploratory Study of Factors Affecting Number of Fans on Facebook Based on Dialogic Theory
Hui Chi Chen, Ping Yu Hsu, Ming-Shien Cheng, Hong Tsuen Lei and Ching Fen Wu
11:55 - 12:15 A Novel HPSOSA for Kernel Function Type and Parameter Optimization of SVR in Rainfall Forecasting
Wu Jiansheng
12:15 - 12:35 Identification of Common Structural Motifs in RNA Sequences using Artificial Bee Colony Algorithm for Optimization
Suma L S and Vinod Chandra S S

Recommendation and Prediction
July 29, 2017(Saturday) 10:55-12:35, Location: Room B
Chair: Yanyun Tao

10:55 - 11:15 The Design and Development of the Virtual Learning Community for Teaching Resources Personalized Recommendation
Bo Song, Haihui Wu, Xiaomei Li, Liyan Guo and Chang Liu
11:15 - 11:35 The Effect of Event Sentiment on Product Recommendation in a Microblog Platform
Ming-Chia Hsu, Ping-Yu Hsu, Tien-Hao Wei, Yao-Chung Lo, Chin-Chun Lo, Hong Tsuen Lei and Ming Shien Cheng
11:35 - 11:55 Gravitational Search Algorithm in Recommendation Systems
Vedant Choudhary, Dhruv Mullick and Sushama Nagpal
11:55 - 12:15 Swarm ANN/SVR-based modeling method for warfarin dose prediction in Chinese
Yanyun Tao, Dan Xiang, Yuzhen Zhang and Bin Jiang
12:15 - 12:35 Detection of Repetitive Forex Chart Patterns
Yoke Leng Yong, Yunli Lee and David C.L. Ngo