April 26-28, 2020
Gaylord Rockies Resort and Convention Center in Denver, CO
Join over 1,000 leading analytics professionals and industry experts in discovering new mathematical solutions to problems, networking strategies for advancing your career, and recognizing individual and team efforts within your field with most prestigious awards in analytics and operations research.
LEARN BEST PRACTICES
Featuring over 150 data-based talks led by the field’s leading experts, combined with real-world based competitions and a variety of networking events, the INFORMS Analytics Conference delivers three days of intensive learning about the latest innovations in analytics.
ADVANCE YOUR CAREER
The annual Analytics Career Fair optimizes how employers find the best and brightest analytics talent, and the 49th Edelman Gala will honor the very best advanced analytics projects have improved organizational efficiency, increased profits, brought better products to consumers, helped foster peace negotiations, and saved lives.
TAKE SOMETHING BACK
Meet with research vendors and suppliers for new products and services, potential savings and new ideas. Conduct a follow-up presentation for your company on current trends, best practices and innovative strategies that will open their minds to new possibilities.
Amazon fulfillment centers are the bones of the company’s global operations network. Order picking plays a significant role in the overall process and accounts for a large part of the building’s ability to drive faster cycle times and higher throughput. Amazon’s revolutionary robotics system has reduced costs by identifying ways in which Amazon can process […]
The largest European railway company is moving more efficiently thanks in part to a new decision support system. The system optimizes train rotations in cargo, regional and long-distance passenger transport divisions. The changes have resulted in direct savings in addition to better planning and productivity. The productivity of the locomotives and railcars has increased up […]
Walmart’s model of offering consistently low prices depends on constantly innovating to find new ways to reduce costs. The company developed a new system using machine learning to help perfectly time markdowns to optimize sales and clear excess inventory in its stores. The technique relies on operations research and provides feedback to help avoid excess […]
Carnival & PLC built Yield Optimization and Demand Analytics (YODA), a cutting-edge program using advanced analytics and algorithms to provide dynamic price recommendations and inventory management. The program is a global collaboration involving leaders from six brands and teams across three continents who manage prices in six currencies. Since the system deployed in late 2017, it […]
Scott Nestler, CAP, PhD
INFORMS Member since 2001
A Word from the General Chair
With a history that dates back to the tumultuous American Wild West, when it served as a cornerstone for the gold rush in the surrounding Rocky Mountains, today Denver, the capital of Colorado, marries its reputation as a popular outdoor adventure spot with a booming food and music scene, and is also home to the core industries of healthcare and financial services.
We invite you to join us in Denver, April 26-28, 2020, to travel back in time to the frontier days of American history, while also looking ahead as we celebrate and explore the latest research and achievements in analytics at the 2020 INFORMS Business Analytics Conference.
Attendees will experience a full conference schedule featuring more than 150 presentations and panels by leading analytics professionals from around the world, as well as the opportunity to enjoy all that the incredible city of Denver has to offer.
We hope to see you in Denver in 2020!