Organizers 

Bangladesh Atomic Energy Commission
Bangladesh Academy of Sciences

BUET

Publisher

Journal Special Issues

Sponsors

Supported by

IEICE Technical Committee on Theoretical Foundations of Computing (COMP) 

Special Interest Group for ALgorithms (SIGAL) of the Information Processing Society of Japan (IPSJ)

News

11, Nov 2014
Notification has been sent. List of accepted papers has been published. Acceptance rate ~30% for full papers (~34% including the short papers).

26, Sep 2014
Paper submission is now closed. We have a total of 88 submissions.

16, Sep 2014 
Paper submission deadline is extended. Extended deadline: 25 (Thu.) September, 2014 (23:59:59 GMT/UTC)

16, May 2014 
WALCOM 2015 is supported by Special Interest Group for ALgorithms (SIGAL) of the Information Processing Society of Japan (IPSJ)

17, Mar 2014 
Journal of Graph Algorithms and Applications and Journal of Discrete Algorithms will publish special issues dedicated to WALCOM 2015

08, Mar 2014 
WALCOM 2015 is supported by IEICE Technical Committee on Theoretical Foundations of Computing (COMP)  

08, Mar 2014 
WALCOM 2015 proceedings will be published in LNCS

20, Feb 2014
WALCOM 2015 CFP is published

20, Feb 2014 
WALCOM 2015 Website is up and running


 

Travel and Accommodation Information

 

 

WALCOM 2015 will be held at

 

Marino Hotel, Uttara, Dhaka

Address: House # 45, Road # 11, Sector 4, Uttara, Dhaka

All prticipants will stay in Hotel Marino and Hotel Milina, Uttara.

The Marino hotel will arrange airport pick-up / drop service for all foreign participants.  Hotel persons will wait at the airport exit with "WALCOM 2015" / "Marino Hotel" sign. Foreign participants are requested not to leave the airport until they find a person  from Marino Hotel. The names and contact numbers of hotel persons at the airport are given below:

 

Name: Mr. Tofajjal Hossain

Mobile: 01916282904

Address: Marino Hotel

House- 45, Road- 11, Sector - 4, Uttara, Dhaka, Bangladesh.


Name: Mr. Aminul Islam

Mobile: 01720201933

Address: Marino Hotel

House- 45, Road- 11, Sector - 4, Uttara, Dhaka, Bangladesh.

 

 

Organiger will pay hotel rents for foreign participants for 25, 26 and 27 nights. Participants will need to pay for additional nights in the following price:

Marino Hotel (both Banani and Uttara)

House # 45, Road # 11, Sector # 04, Uttara, Dhaka - 1230.

Room Type Regular Rate Discount Rate Total Rate
Single  Room US$ 70 + US$ 40 + US$ 50
Double Room US$ 90 + US$ 50 + US$ 62.5
Includes Airport Pick up & Drop, Buffet Breakfast, Wi Fi Internet

 

 

 

Please ignore the following old information.

 

The workshop will be held at the Training Institute, Atomic Energy Research Establishment (AERE), Ganakbari, Savar, Dhaka, Bangladesh.  Dhaka is the Capital city of Bangladesh, a south-Asian country. There are direct  flights from Bangkok, Singapore, Hong Kong to Dhaka. Good accommodation facilities are available in Dhaka. Accommodation will also be arranged at the guest rooms of the venue. The local organizers will help the participants to reach the venue from the airport if required. You can enjoy a number of delicious Bangladeshi foods  here.

Visa Requirement: Citizens of most of the countries require visa to enter Bangladesh. You are suggested to contact Bangladesh Embassy/High Commission in your country well in time to know about the visa requirements for visiting Bangladesh. The organizer will issue an invitation letter after completing your registration. If you need an invitation letter please write to walcom15@cse.buet.ac.bd  with a copy to walcom15@gmail.com. A scanned copy of your invitation letter will be made available in your registration page within a few days after your registration. If somebody needs a hard copy of the invitation letter by postal mail, please ask the organizer for it.

 

The AERE training center guest house will provide free accommodation ((all rooms are single bed and with moderate facilities) ) with arrival at February 25 and departure at February 28. Participants who will arrive before February 25 will stay in a hotel on his/her own cost.  On February 25, we will pick them from the hotel. We will drop them in a hotel or at the airport on February 28 evening. They will stay in a hotel on his/her own cost. If somebody wish to stay in a hotel during the whole conference period on his /her own cost, we may (not sure) arrange his pick up/drop for conference every day. Participants can give option on their hotel during registration.

Participants are suggested to choose airlines to arrive at Dhaka airport  in morning to evening on February 25. Those who will arrive in late night on February 25 are suggested to reserve a hotel for the night on his own cost. We will pick him from the hotel to the venue in the morning of February 26 if the information is given in the registration page.

The following hotels will provide special offer for WALCOM 2015 participants. Participants can give reservation to the hotel directly. To get the special rate for WALCOM 2015, mention "WALCOM 2015 participants" during reservation. You are also suggested to provide your hotel reservation information in WALCOM 2015 registration page.

1. FARS Hotel & Resorts (Please email to sales2@farshotelbd.com for booking with special rates)

212, Shahid Syed Nazrul Islam Sharani (Bijoynagar), Dhaka-1000.

Room Type Room Rate Special Rate
Deluxe King US$ 89 US$ 71
Premier Twin US$ 102 US$ 81
Deluxe Twin US$ 114 US$ 91
Executive Room US$ 126.5 US$ 101
Family Suite US$ 190 US$ 151
Includes Airport Pick up, Buffet Breakfast, Wi Fi Internet, Swimming Pool, Gym

 

2. Marino Hotel (both Banani and Uttara)

House # 45, Road # 11, Sector # 04, Uttara, Dhaka - 1230.

Room Type Regular Rate Discount Rate Total Rate
Single  Room US$ 70 + US$ 40 + US$ 50
Double Room US$ 90 + US$ 50 + US$ 62.5
Includes Airport Pick up & Drop, Buffet Breakfast, Wi Fi Internet

 

3. BW La Vinci Hotel

54, Kawran Bazar, Dhaka-1215.

Room Type Regular Rate Discount Rate

Executive Deluxe Room

One King size bed

US$ 151 US$ 99

Executive Twin Deluxe

Two Separate beds

US$ 117.1 US$ 119

La Vinci Suite

One King size bed and a meeting space

US$ 202.4 US$ 129
Includes Airport Pick up, Full Breakfast, Free Internet

 

WALCOM '15 Organizing Committee