Prof. Thomas Bartz-Beielstein was invited to Warwick Business School (WBS) last Monday. WBS is part of the University of Warwick, one of the UK’s top universities. Thomas served as an external examiner for Jawal Elomaris’s thesis “Efficient Learning Methods to Tune Algorithm Parameters”. The examination was for the “Doctor of Philosophy in Warwick Business School”. Dr. Bo Chen Professor of Operational Research and Management Science, served as the internal examiner and Dr. Victor Podinovski, Professor of Operational Research, was appointed as an examination advisor. The thesis was supervised by Dr. Jürgen Branke, Professor of Operational Research & Systems.