IFORS Prize for OR in Development 2014
IFORS is pleased to announce that the Prize will be awarded during the 20thth Triennial conference in Barcelona.
Further inquiries should be sent directly to the Prize Chair: Prof. Andres Weintraub, Department of Industrial Engineering, University of Chile, firstname.lastname@example.org
Award for the Best EJOR Paper 2014
In 2012 EURO introduced 3 new annual awards available for papers published by EJOR. The best survey paper, best application paper, and best theory/methodology are selected by a jury. Winners for each category will be selected by a jury and an award of €1,000 will be presented at the following EURO-k or IFORS conference. EURO will pay the registration fee for one representative of each paper.
Jointly organized by the French Operational Research (OR) and Decision Support Societies (ROADEF), together with the European Operational Research Society (EURO). The ROADEF/EURO challenge 2014 is dedicated to rolling stock unit management in collaboration with SNCF.
See more at: http://challenge.roadef.org/2014/en/index.php
2014 Edelman Award
Submit your entry now for the 2014 Franz Edelman Award. INFORMS’ top prize for implemented work in OR/MS and analytics rewards outstanding examples of innovative and "game-changing" analytics projects in organizations. A three-page summary is due by October 16, 2013. The 2013 Edelman Award competition will be held at INFORMS 2014 Conference on Business Analytics and Operations Research, March 30-April 1, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.
Click here for more information and the application process. Peter Bell, Professor of Management Science at University of Western Ontario, Canada, is 2013-2014 chair of the award committee.