Booth #18

AIMMS is an innovative technology company with offices in North America, Europe and Asia. Our unique Prescriptive Analytics Modeling and Optimization platform helps Fortune 1000 companies get the best possible course of action to drive fact-based decision making. Analytics, planning, and operations teams can confidently tackle challenges such as supply chain optimization, S&OP, IBP, strategic sourcing, pricing, production planning and scheduling and workforce optimization to grow their business and improve profitability.

AIMMS is trusted by companies like GE, BP, GM, Shell, Unilever and many others and was recently featured in Gartners Hype Cycle for Chief Supply Chain Officers and Hype cycle for Supply Chain Planning.


Booth #22

AMPLs modeling language and system give you an exceptionally powerful and natural tool for developing and deploying the complex optimization models that arise in diverse business applications. AMPL lets you formulate problems the way you think of them, while providing access to the advanced algorithmic alternatives that you need to find good solutions fast. It features an integrated scripting language for automating analyses and building iterative optimization schemes; access to spreadsheet and database files; and application programming interfaces for embedding within larger systems. AMPL works with over 30 powerful optimization engines including all of the most widely used large-scale solvers.


Booth #27

AnyLogic Software – the first and only tool that brings together System Dynamics, Process-centric (Discrete Event), and Agent Based methods within one modeling language and one model development environment is the leading provider of dynamic simulation tools, technologies and consulting services for business applications. The language of AnyLogic has unmatched flexibility enabling modelers to capture the complexity of business, economy and social systems at any level of detail to gain deeper insight into interdependent processes inside and around an organization.


Booth #4 & #5

Artelys is a global provider of decision-support solutions through numerical optimization and analytics technologies, with offices in France, United States, Canada and UK.

The organization is particularly active in the energy & environment, logistics & transportation, telecommunications, finance and defense sectors with half of their clients coming from the top French stock market index (CAC 40).

Artelys offers a superior level of expertise to help governments and commercial entities with high qualified consultants. The company also develops and supports a comprehensive portfolio of efficient and robust optimization tools such as Artelys Kalis, FICO Xpress Optimization suite, KNITRO and AMPL. In addition, many of our customers are professional who use the Artelys Crystal suite, a set of user-friendly software dedicated to the optimization of energy and transportation systems.

Artelys offers comprehensive and flexible solutions that range from functional analysis and organizational architecture design to implementation of solutions and operational tools.


Booth #6

Deloitte Analytics is the global provider of analytics services and solutions that are focused on delivering business outcomes – not just insights. We help clients achieve the insight-driven advantage with a science-based approach, delivered by professionals who bring deep industry- and issue-focused experience to every engagement.

Deloitte provides industry-leading audit, consulting, tax, and advisory services to 80 percent of the Fortune 500. We work across more than 20 industry sectors to deliver measurable and lasting results, inspire clients to make challenging business decisions with confidence, and help lead the way toward a stronger economy and a healthy society. For more information, visit Deloitte’s U.S. website.


Booth #13

Drexel LeBow is a comprehensive business school in Philadelphia, offering innovative graduate and undergraduate Business Analytics degree programs that prepare students to translate raw data into business insight. With an emphasis on experiential learning, programs develop students into multi-dimensional data analysts with strong technical, business, analytical, and relational skills. Through engagement with Drexel LeBow’s Business Analytics Solutions Center, industry partners receive solutions to business challenges for their organizations through consulting project opportunities, gain access to a talent pipeline of students for internships and employment, and participate in speaking engagements, analytics conferences, and the Center’s annual Analytics 50 recognition of industry leaders.


Booth #32

FICO is a leading analytics software company, helping businesses in 90+ countries make better decisions that drive higher levels of growth, profitability and customer satisfaction. The company’s groundbreaking use of Big Data and mathematical algorithms to predict consumer behavior has transformed entire industries. FICO provides analytics software and tools used across multiple industries to manage risk, fight fraud, build more profitable customer relationships, optimize operations and meet strict government regulations. Many of our products reach industry-wide adoption. These include the FICO® Score, the standard measure of consumer credit risk in the United States. FICO solutions leverage open-source standards and cloud computing to maximize flexibility, speed deployment and reduce costs. The company also helps millions of people manage their personal credit health.


Booth #28

Frontline Systems is democratizing analytics, enabling business analysts and developers to get results quickly with just a browser, spreadsheet, or programming language, instead of expensive enterprise software with steep learning curves.  See how easily you can solve optimization, simulation/risk analysis, forecasting and data mining problems — starting for free, and scaling up easily to the largest models, using AnalyticSolver.com, Analytic Solver® for desktop Excel, and our RASON® modeling language and REST API.  Use our Solver and XLMiner® SDKs for C#, Java, C++, R and Python to create your own analytics applications.  Find your fastest path to real analytics results.


Booth #35

Georgia Tech Interdisciplinary MS in Analytics Program

The one-year Master of Science in Analytics is an interdisciplinary degree program that leverages the strengths of Georgia Tech in statistics, operations research, computing, and business by combining the world-class expertise of the Scheller College of Business, the College of Computing, and the College of Engineering.

With the Georgia Tech Master’s in Analytics degree, graduates will enter the workplace with the computing, business, statistics, and operations research skills needed to immediately identify, analyze, and solve analytics problems for better business intelligence and decision support.


Booth #36

Gurobi Optimization is dedicated to helping our users succeed with optimization. We provide the leading math programming solvers, offering best-in-class performance as well as a broad array of tools for developing and deploying optimization applications on top of these solvers. We support all of the most popular programming languages, as well as client-server architectures, cloud computing, and distributed optimization. We also provide outstanding, easy-to-reach support and transparent, no-surprises pricing.


Booth #45

Exceptional ease of use, widest range of capabilities, and flexibility has made LINDO software the tool of choice for thousands of Operations Research professionals across nearly every industry for over 30 years.

LINDO offers a full range of solvers to cover all your optimization needs. The Linear Programming solvers handle million variable/constraint problems fast and reliably. The Quadratic/SOCP/Barrier solver efficiently handles quadratically constrained problems. The Integer solver works fast and reliably with LP, QP and NLP models. The Global NLP solver finds the guaranteed global optimum of non-convex models. The Stochastic Programming solver has a full range of capabilities for planning under uncertainty.

Get all the tools you need to get up and running quickly. LINDO provides a set of versatile intuitive interfaces to suit your modeling preference.

What’s best is an add-in to Excel that you can use to quickly build spreadsheet models that managers can use and understand.

LINDO has a full featured modeling language for expressing complex models clearly and concisely, and it has links to Excel and databases that make data handling easy.

LINDO API is a callable library that allows you to seamlessly embed the solvers into your own applications.

You can pick the best tool for the job based upon who will build the application, who will use it, and where the data reside. Technical support at LINDO is responsive and thorough – whether you have questions about the software or need some guidance on handling a particular application.


Booth #44

The mission of the Military Operations Research Society (MORS) is to enhance the quality and effectiveness of classified and unclassified national security operations research and analysis. MORS accomplishes this by conducting an annual Symposium, holding special meetings and workshops, certificate courses and an annual education colloquium for college level students in operations research. The Society also publishes books, reports, a quarterly magazine – PHALANX and a peer reviewed journal – Military Operations Research. MORS is proud to be sponsored by the Army, Navy, Air Force, Marine Corps, Office of the Secretary of Defense and the Department of Homeland Security. For more information please contact MORS Director of Member Services Eric Kokuma eric.kokuma@mors.org.


Booth #7

MOSIMTEC is a leading modeling and simulation consulting firm assisting clients in making better decisions through the application of advanced decision support tools. The MOSIMTEC team has extensive experience working with best-in-class computer simulation software. MOSIMTEC helps predict outcomes, prescribe actions, and improve operations for clients across various industries. Stop by the MOSIMTEC booth to learn more about our work, our growth, and how we can help make informed decisions.

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Booth #3

Palisade Corporation is the maker of the market leading risk and decision analysis software @RISK and the DecisionTools® Suite. Virtually all Palisade software adds in to Microsoft Excel, ensuring flexibility, ease-of-use, and broad appeal across a wide range of industry sectors. Free trial downloads at www.palisade.com.


Booth #17

Founded in 1980, Princeton Consultants blends advanced analytics, data science, software development and management consulting to help industry leaders and fast-growing innovators transform performance. Based on our track record of developing and implementing critical operational systems, we review and improve optimization and predictive analytics models through our quality assurance service. We are a member of the INFORMS Roundtable.


Booth #42

Provalis Research is a leading developer of text analytics software with ground-breaking qualitative and quantitative analysis programs, such as QDA Miner, an innovative mixed-methods qualitative data analysis software; WordStat, a powerful add-on module for computer assisted content analysis and text mining; and Simstat, an easy yet powerful statistical software. One of the most distinctive features of these tools is their interoperability, allowing researchers to integrate numerical and textual data into a single project file and to seamlessly move back and forth between quantitative and qualitative data analysis, as well as to easily explore relationships between numerical and textual data.


Booth #31

The effective use of analytics is more important than ever for today’s organizations. The most effective analytics are coordinated, and the best and most complete set of coordinated analytic capabilities comes from SAS. Data integration, statistics, data and text mining, econometrics, and forecasting integrate deeply with operations research features like optimization, simulation, and scheduling. SAS helps organizations around the world build analytic models, populate them with relevant data and insights, communicate recommended decisions effectively, and surface these capabilities within accessible, business-oriented interfaces. See how SAS can help you understand the past and present, anticipate the future, and make better decisions.


Booth #8

With more than 200 Nobel Prize winners among the authors of our books and journal articles, it is safe to say that Springer has earned its place among the world’s foremost STM publishers. As an e-first company our editors discover the best authors and help to disseminate their research, while our developers deliver the next big thing in scholarly communications. Our dedicated teams crisscross the globe to get journal articles, books, protocols and other products into the hands of the researchers, librarians and practitioners who need those most. The Springer Statistics program includes a book and eBook portfolio that comprises major reference works, textbooks, and monographs from the world’s most distinguished authors. Additionally, it publishes many of the most prestigious journals in the field, including a number of fully open access journals.


Booth #14

The Tauber Institute for Global Operations is a joint venture between the University of Michigan’s Ross School of Business and the College of Engineering, and many industry partners to facilitate cross-disciplinary education in global operations management. Well-designed and managed team projects form the cornerstone of the Tauber Institute experience and allow students to apply their knowledge to real world settings. The Tauber Institute has grown to become the premier multidisciplinary operations program in the world and is the proud inaugural winner of the UPS George D. Smith Prize for effective and innovative preparation of students to be good practitioners of operations research, management science, or analytics.


Booth #21

The Department of Statistics in partnership with Mays Business School at Texas A&M University offers a MS in Analytics degree which will prepare working managers and professionals to make better informed decisions more quickly to optimize business performance and identify new business opportunities. Courses will be taught at Houston City Centre and via live video around North America in the evenings, offering a convenient two year, part-time program for working professionals. Open to individuals with strong quantitative skills, for example bachelor’s degree holders in the sciences, mathematics, business and engineering fields. We accept pre-questionnaires now for our next fall cohort.


Booth #43

Webb Mason Analytics (WMA), a division of Webb Mason Marketing, provides world-class big data and data science solutions. WMA offers a full catalog of services, ranging from strategy and business case development, big data technology architecture and implementation, and data science and analytics deployment. Every WMA project starts with a clear definition of how a high ROI will be achieved. WMA has a proven track record of success across many verticals, including healthcare, transportation, and retail. WMA has expertise in all the leading enterprise big data and analytics technologies, including cloud infrastructures. WMA offers a secure, cloud-hosted Analytics Platform, which provides turnkey analytics infrastructure to help accelerate the adoption of analytics in the enterprise.