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Saving Lives, Saving Money, Solving Problems

With 12,500 members, INFORMS is the largest association of operations research (O.R.) and analytics professionals and students. INFORMS provides unique networking and learning opportunities for individual professionals, and organizations of all types and sizes, to better understand and use O.R. and analytics tools and methods to save lives, save money, and solve problems.

More information about how O.R. and Analytics are impacting the world around us can be found at

The INFORMS Regional Analytics Conference – Seattle is being coordinated through the Pacific Northwest Chapter of INFORMS and INFORMS Analytics Society.

The Pacific Northwest Chapter is an active chapter based in Seattle.  Members are from various places in the region, including Oregon and British Columbia, Cananda.  For more information go to: 

The Analytics Society of INFORMS is focused on promoting the use of date-driven analytics and fact-based decision making in practice.  For more information go to: