Sponsored by INFORMS Analytics Section
The Innovative Applications in Analytics Award recognizes creative and unique developments, applications or combinations of analytical techniques. Its goal is to promote the awareness of the value of analytics in unusual applications or in creative combination to provide unique insights and/or business value. Awarded for the first time in 2012, past winners are MIT and Booz Allen Hamilton. The 2014 finalists will present their work during the conference, and the winner will be announced on Tuesday.