The 2020 Annual Meeting is going virtual! Please visit the INFORMS Annual Meeting 2020 Virtual website for more information.


The 2020 INFORMS Annual Meeting is a unique opportunity to connect and network with the more than 7,000 INFORMS members, students, prospective employers and employees, and academic and industry experts who compose the INFORMS community. We look forward to seeing you and, additionally, celebrating 25 years of INFORMS with you in National Harbor, MD, November 8-11, 2020!

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Academics, industry experts, students, INFORMS members, and representatives of government agencies join together in the OR/MS event of the year. Listen to intriguing plenary and semi-plenary presentations, panel discussions, tutorials, and some of the thousands of oral and poster presentations.

We wanted to let you know that the INFORMS Annual Meeting will occur from November 8—11, 2020 as scheduled. The health and welfare of the entire INFORMS community is our top priority. Due to the outbreak and expansion of COVID-19, we will be continuing to stay abreast of the situation and best scientific recommendations. INFORMS will host the conference in person, virtually, or a combination of the two.

Mark Your Calendars!

February 14

Submissions open

June 1

Submission Deadline for Contributed, Sponsored, and Emerging Abstracts

August 31

Speaker Registration Deadline

October 12

Early Registration Deadline

October 19

Refund/Cancellation Deadline

November 8-11

INFORMS Annual Meeting
in National Harbor, MD

Thank You to Our Sponsors

November 8-11, 2020
Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center

201 Waterfront Street
National Harbor, MD 20745