INFORMS Center

INFORMS CENTER will be located in the Convention Center in the middle of Exhibit Hall A. Join us as we celebrate 20 years of INFORMS. We have scheduled infORmational Q&A sessions with INFORMS members about exciting new topics in INFORMS, see the list below, and make sure to stop by with your questions or to volunteer.

Sunday, November 1

12noon–2pm
Headshots taken for INFORMS Connect. Need a new picture? Stop by for quick snap.

12noon–12:30pm
Trivia Challenge in the Student Lounge.

3:30–5pm
Syngenta and Analytics Section Crop Challenge and Bonder Scholarships.

7:30–8:30pm
Meet the INFORMS Board of Directors and Staff.

Monday, November 2

9–10:30am
Questions about publishing?  Meet the editors from INFORMS Journal on ComputingMathematics of Operations Research, and Information Systems Research.

12:30–1:30pm
Do you need some pointers on INFORMS Connect? Meet in the Student Lounge for a tutorial with your lunch and laptop.

3:30–5pm
Speak with editors from Organization Science and Editor’s Cut.
See the website that the History & Traditions Committee built to celebrate the history of our profession. Meet with officers from the SpORts Section.

Tuesday, November 3

9–10:30am
Meet the editors from Management Science and INFORMS Transactions on Education.

9:30–10am
Come volunteer for Pro Bono Analytics.

11am–1pm
Headshots taken for INFORMS Connect.

3:30–5pm
Celebrate 40 years of Omega Rho and 20 years of Women in OR/MS (WORMS). Meet INFORMS Executive Director Melissa Moore, and learn about the process to propose new INFORMS initiatives.

Wednesday, November 4

9–10:30am
Health of INFORMS. Missed the membership meeting on Saturday? Meet INFORMS Executive Director Melissa Moore, and learn how your association is thriving.

11am–1pm
Headshots taken for INFORMS Connect.