Exhibitor Listing

Don’t forget to check out the Technology Workshops on Saturday!

Booth # 50
AIMMS
AIMMS is an innovative technology company with offices in Europe, the US and Asia. Half of the global Fortune top 20 corporations rely on AIMMS because of our unique analytics, modeling and optimization platform that supports both strategic and daily operational challenges such as supply chain optimization, strategic sourcing, pricing, workforce optimization, portfolio optimization and production planning and scheduling.

Booth #29
AMPL Optimization Inc.
900 Sierra Place SE
Albuquerque, NM 87108-3379

773-336-AMPL (773-336-2675)
www.ampl.com

AMPL is an exceptionally powerful and natural tool for developing and deploying the complex optimization models that arise in diverse business and engineering applications. AMPL’s modeling language lets you formulate problems the way you think of them, while the AMPL interactive development system supports all of the best large-scale solvers to help you find good solutions fast. AMPL also features an integrated scripting language for automating analyses and building iterative optimization schemes; application programming interfaces for embedding your models within enterprise systems; and alternatives for deploying AMPL models as web-based collaborative decision-making tools.

Booth #28
Artelys Corp.
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 #52
Bentley University
Bentley University is one of the nation’s leading business schools, dedicated to preparing a new kind of business leader and one with the deep technical skills, the broad global perspective and the high ethical standards required to make a difference in an ever-changing world. Our nationally-ranked, top 10 graduate programs explicitly focus on the transformative power of technology in business, with specializations in areas such as human factors, marketing analytics, and more. That commitment to the future of business includes a Master’s in Business Analytics that prepares graduates for work in business data, and Bentley’s reputation in the Boston and greater New England area means graduates will find their degree worth quite a bit more than the sticker price. With a healthy mix of traditional-aged students and working adults, some with more than 10 years of experience, Bentley gives students a realistic picture of work.

Booth #31
Binghampton University
Binghamton University is proud to offer BS, MS and PhD options in Industrial and Systems Engineering, and an executive health systems program in Manhattan. Learn from award-winning professors in a vibrant and rapidly growing department. Enjoy research opportunities in health systems, data science, supply chain/logistics, smart energy and other disciplines.

Booth #33
Cambridge University Press
Cambridge University Press’ publishing in books and journals combines state-of-the-art content with the highest standards of scholarship, writing and production. Visit our stand to browse new titles, available at a 20% discount, and to pick up sample copies of our journals. Visit our website to find out more about what we do: www.cambridge.org.

Booth #27
Dynamic Ideas LLC
Dynamic Ideas LLC is a publisher of scientific books that have quality and originality in the areas of Operations Research and Applied Mathematics. The key objective of our titles is to “educate the next generation.” Many of our books are currently being used as the main textbook in academic courses in some of the finest universities and research institutions in the world.

Booth #18
Elsevier
Elsevier is a global information analytics company publishing leading journals in OR/MS and Decision Sciences, including European Journal of Operational Research, Computers & Operations Research, and Omega: International Journal of Management Science. Come to the Elsevier booth #18 to find out more, including how to use Elsevier’s researcher centric tools to develop your research. Want to know more now? Visit elsevier.com/decision-sciences To find out more about what Elsevier have on offer at INFORMS go to elsevier.com/exhibitions-update/informs

Booth #51
FICO
FICO (NYSE: FICO) powers decisions that help people and businesses around the world prosper. Founded in 1956 and based in Silicon Valley, the company is a pioneer in the use of predictive analytics and data science to improve operational decisions. FICO holds more than 165 US and foreign patents on technologies that increase profitability, customer satisfaction, and growth for businesses in financial services, telecommunications, health care, retail, and many other industries. Using FICO solutions, businesses in more than 100 countries do everything from protecting 2.6 billion payment cards from fraud, to helping people get credit, to ensuring that millions of airplanes and rental cars are in the right place at the right time. Learn more at www.fico.comwww.fico.com

Booth #19
Frontline Systems, Inc
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 #12
GAMS
The General Algebraic Modeling System (GAMS) is a high-level modeling system for mathematical programming and optimization. It consists of a language compiler and a stable of integrated high-performance solvers. GAMS is tailored for complex, large-scale modeling applications, and allows you to build large maintainable models that can be adapted quickly to new situations. Come to our booth to learn more about GAMS or ask for an evaluation license. You can also visit our technology workshop or software demo.

Booth #30
Gurobi Optimization
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 #36
LINDO Systems, Inc
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’sBest 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 #25
MathWorks
The MATLAB and Simulink product families are fundamental applied math and computational tools at the world’s educational institutions. Adopted by more than 5000 universities and colleges, MathWorks products accelerate the pace of learning, teaching, and research in engineering and science. MathWorks products also help prepare students for careers in industry worldwide, where the tools are widely used for data analysis, mathematical modeling, and algorithm development in collaborative research and new product development. Application areas include data analytics, mechatronics, communication systems, image processing, computational finance, and computational biology.

Booth #10
Optimization Direct.
Optimization Direct Inc., co-founded by Dr. Robert Ashford, a pioneer in the field of optimization, and Dr. Alkis Vazacopoulos, a leader in the industry, markets IBM® ILOG® CPLEX Optimization Studio®, the world’s leading software product for modeling and optimization. CPLEX Optimization Studio solves large-scale optimization problems and enables better business decisions and resulting financial benefits in areas such as supply chain management, operations, healthcare, retail, transportation, logistics and asset management. It has been applied in sectors as diverse as manufacturing, processing, distribution, retailing, transport, finance and investment.

Booth #8
Palisade Corporation
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 #26
Princeton Consultants, Inc.
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 #46
Provalis Research
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 #41
Responsive Learning Technologies
Responsive Learning Technologies provides compelling business simulations to teach Operations Management and Supply Chain Management in a dynamic context and adaptive self-study software to help students prepare for beginning a degree program. Our software has enriched courses at the undergraduate, graduate, and executive levels for thousands of students at hundreds of institutions in dozens of countries. Our products are developed with leading scholars, to achieve well-defined learning objectives..

Booth #49
SAS Institute, Inc
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 #48
SAS Institute, Inc, JMP Division
JMP® statistical discovery software from SAS is the tool of choice for scientists, engineers and other data explorers worldwide. JMP links dynamic data visualization with powerful statistics, in memory and on the desktop. Interactive and visual, JMP reveals insights that raw tables of numbers or static graphs tend to hide. JMP simplifies data access, cleanup and processing, and makes it easy to share results. It includes comprehensive capabilities for:

  • Statistical analysis.
  • Design of experiments.
  • Multivariate analysis.
  • Quality and reliability analysis.
  • Scripting, graphing and charting, and more.

Booth #53
Simio Simulation
Simio Simulation and Scheduling Software is the most advanced solution on the market. With simulation, it is the only software that is fully object oriented with process and objects being defined graphically with no programming. Unlike other scheduling software, Simio allows you to introduce risk into your production schedule with its patented Risk Based Planning and Scheduling. This dual function in Simio not only helps you improve your business performance from a facility design perspective, but also helps you maximize business results by optimizing the use of critical resources and assessing the risk associated with operational decisions.

Booth #38, 39 & 40
Springer
Looking to publish your research? Discover Springer’s print and electronic publication services, including open access! Get high‐quality review, maximum readership and rapid distribution. Visit our booth or springer.com/authors. You can also browse key titles in your field and buy (e)books at discount prices. With Springer you are in good company.