The 2019 INFORMS Annual Meeting is a unique opportunity to connect and network with the more than 6,000 INFORMS members, students, prospective employers and employees, and academic and industry experts who compose the INFORMS community. We look forward to seeing you in Seattle, WA, October 20-23, 2019!
The 2019 INFORMS Annual Meeting is a unique opportunity to connect and network with the more than 6,000 INFORMS members, students, prospective employers and employees, and academic and industry experts who compose the INFORMS community. We look forward to seeing you in Seattle, WA, October 20-23, 2019!

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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.

Confirmed Keynote Speakers

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Bar Ifrach

Uber Freight
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Kamalini Ramdas

London Business School
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Karen Willcox

University of Texas Austin
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Nicolas Stier-Moses

Facebook
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Linda Green

Columbia Business School
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Russ Tedrake

MIT EECS
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Susan Athey

Stanford Business School
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Eric Horvitz

Microsoft

Welcome to the 2019 INFORMS Annual Meeting in Seattle

Seattle, also known as The Emerald City, is nestled among snow-capped mountains and evergreen trees near the Pacific Coast. This largest city in the Pacific Northwest region of the USA is home to major universities, corporations, hospitals, and philanthropic organizations. Seattle has seen rapid growth over the recent decades and become a thriving technological hub. The conference will be held in a bustling area near many restaurants, bars, and shops, not far from iconic landmarks such as the Space Needle and the Pike Place Market. Join thousands of students, professionals, and academicians to explore ideas at the forefront of theory and practice of OR/MS, data science, analytics, artificial intelligence, and machine learning, within the context of applications such as education, energy, healthcare, humanitarian logistics, manufacturing, revenue management, supply chain management, sustainability, and transportation.

Mark Your Calendars!

May 15

Submission Deadline for Contributed, Sponsored and Emerging Abstracts

August 1

Poster Competition Submission Deadline

September 9

Early Registration Deadline

September 10

Speaker Registration Deadline

September 23

Refund/Cancellation Deadline

October 20-23

INFORMS Annual Meeting in Seattle