ICOTA 10 will be held in Ulaanbaatar. Mongolia, July 23-26, 2016. The conference aims to provide a forum for scientists, researchers, software developers, and practitioners to exchange ideas and approaches, to present research findings and state-of-the-art solutions, to share experiences on potentials and limits, and to open new avenues of research and developments, on all issues and topics related to optimization and its applications. All submitted papers will be peer-reviewed by referees. Papers accepted for presentation in the Conference will be included in the conference proceedings, while outstanding papers will be invited for publications in special issues of several prestigious international journals.