FOGA 2021

The FOGA conference series aims at advancing the understanding of the working principles behind Evolutionary Algorithms and related Randomized Search heuristics. It is a premier event to discuss advances in the theoretical foundations of these algorithms, corresponding tools and frameworks suitable to analyze them, and different aspects of comparing algorithm performance.

FOGA2021 will be an virtual event. 
Yet, we will do our best to provide a pleasant and exciting conference experience.

 Brief Guideline to Virtual Conference Implementation

FOGA2021 Proceedings in the ACM Digital Library

Pre-Proceedings download




As FOGA 2021 will be an online-only conference, the restigration fees have been adjusted appropriately. 

Your registration includes

  • admission to all sessions (paper presentation, networking and breakout rooms), and
  • access to the proceedings.

For each paper that is published in the  conference proceedings one registration is required from one presenting author. 
One author may be presenting more than one of his or her own papers while registering only once. 
Unfortunately, cancellation of a registration will not be possible. 
Registered participants may transfer their registration to another person who has not yet registered.

Only presenting authors are required to register at full cost.

ACM/SIGEVO members without presentation may participate free of charge.
Non-members of ACM/SIGEVO can participate in the online event for a small fee of 30 Euros.
NOTE: You can enroll for SIGEVO membership at the following link: SIGEVO membership

The following rates apply. All registration costs are given in EURO [€]. 

 Early registragtionLate registration
 before July 25, 2021after July 25, 2021
Presenting author  135180
Presenting author (ACM/SIG member)90135
Presenting author (Student)7090
Attendee 3030
Attendee (ACM/SIG member)00

Early registration is now open until July 25, 2021. Please register below!


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  • Abusive action directed at an individual, such as threats intimidation, or bullying
  • Racism, homophobia, and other behavior that discriminates against a group or class of people
  • Sexual harassment of any kind, such as unwelcome sexual advances or words/actions of a sexual nature

If you are involved in or witness any such incident, please inform the event organizers.