The Developmental Systems Competition

for GECCO 2005

This competition is now closed, and was won by Gregory Hornby, with his entry:


This competitions is closely associated with the GECCO 2005 SEEDS Workshop.

The challenge is to provide a novel demonstration of an evolved developmental system.  The demonstration should consist of a 2 minute video or software run showing your system grow an interesting artefact.

This is very open-ended, but the main judging criteria are as follows:

Entrants will be expected to attend the SEEDS workshop and make a short presentation and demonstration of their system.  Judging will be done subjectively by an expert panel, and the workshop audience.

Simon Lucas
Bill Langdon
Julian Miller
Sanjeev Kumar