Schedule information

This is a preliminary version of the schedule, but the start on Monday 26 is fixed: arrive anytime between 10:00 and 11:00 at the ENS Lyon reception desk (site Monod) for the welcome session, preceding the course introduction at 11:00. Rooms are indicated in italics and if despite signposting you get lost, do not hesitate to ask the reception desk or any ENS member for directions.

First day, Monday October 26

  • 10:00-11:00 Welcome session (ENS Lyon reception desk, site Monod)
  • 11:00-11:15 Course introduction (Lab room E001, ground floor)
  • 11:15-12:00 Practice session (Lab room E001, ground floor)
  • 12:00-13:00 Lunch (MMI, place de l'école)
  • 13:00-18:00 Training (Lab room E001, ground floor)
  • 18:00-18:15 Intermission
  • 18:15-19:00 Analysis
  • 19:00-till the last  Data structures lecture

Schedule (other days, to be adjusted by instructors)

  • 09:00-14:00 Training (Lab rooms 125/171, first floor)
  • 14:00-15:00 Intermission/Lunch (MMI, place de l'école, except Wednesday at Rivière underground)
  • 15:00-16:30 Problem analysis/Lecture (Lab room E001 or Amphi I, ground floor)
  • 16:30-16:45 Intermission
  • 16:45-18:15 Lecture (Lab room E001 or Amphi I, ground floor)

Thursday October 29 (Basic group)

  • 10:00-11:30 Lecture (Amphi I, ground floor)
  • 11:30-14:00 Training (Lab room, first floor)
  • 14:00-15:00 Intermission/Lunch (MMI, place de l'école)
  • 15:00-18:15 Training (Lab room, first floor)

Lectures by day:

Basic group:

  • Monday: Segment tree and applications
  • Tuesday: Cartesian tree and applications
  • Wednesday: Dynamic programming techniques

Advanced group:

  • Monday: Segment and cartesian trees and applications


Special room

ENS Lyon has areas to relax or blackboards to discuss, and Room B1 (fourth floor) has been booked as a "lounge" room for us.