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.

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Further inquiries should be sent directly to the Prize Chair: Prof. Andres Weintraub, Department of Industrial Engineering, University of Chile,

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. 

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ROADEF/EURO challenge

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

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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.