National_Harbor_Venue

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!

Organizing Committee General Chairs

Ariela Sofer

George Mason University
asofer@gmu.edu

Michael Fu

University of Maryland
mfu@rhsmith.umd.edu

Program Chairs

Zhi-Long Chen

University of Maryland

John Shortle

George Mason University

Committee’s Choice Topics Sessions Chair 

Rajesh Ganesan

George Mason University

Miguel Lejeune

George Washington University

Poster (Interactive) Session Chair

Itir Karaesmen

American University

Chris Parker

American University

TutORials Chairs

Cheryl Druehl

George Mason University

Wedad Elmaghraby

University of Maryland

Arrangements Chairs

Frank Alt

University of Maryland

Jie Xu

George Mason University

Payman Dehghanian

George Washington University

Plenary and Keynote Chair

Karla Hoffman

George Mason University

Irv Lustig, CAP

Princeton Consultants

Contributed Sessions Chair

Chun-Hung Chen

George Mason University

Yijie Peng

Peking University 

Sponsored Session Chair

Ilya Ryzhov

University of Maryland

Huseyin Topaloglu

Cornell University 

Practice Curated Program Chairs

Jack Levis

UPS (Retired)

Arnie Greenland, CAP

University of Maryland

Thank You to Our Sponsors

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

201 Waterfront Street
National Harbor, MD 20745