Name:Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences
The Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences (INFORMS) is the largest professional society in the world
for professionals in the field of operations research (O.R.), management science, and business analytics.
- Operations Researchers: INFORMS serves the scientific and professional needs of Operations Researchers and those in the Management Sciences including
educators, scientists, students, managers, and consultants. The Institute serves as a focal point for O.R. professionals,
permitting them to communicate with each other and reach out to other professional societies, as well as the varied clientele
of the profession's research and practice.
- INFORMS 2013 BOARD OF DIRECTORS
- Anne G. Robinson: President -- Verizon Wireless, Director, Supply Chain Strategy and Analytics
- Stephen M. Robinson: President-Elect -- University of Wisconsin - Madison, Professor Emeritus, Industrial and Systems Engineering
- Brian Denton: Secretary -- University of Michigan, Department of Industrial & Operations Engineering
- Nicholas G. Hall: Treasurer -- Ohio State University, Department of Management Science
- Terry P. Harrison: Past President -- Penn State University, Smeal College of Business
- Joel Sokol: Vice President/Education -- Georgia Institute of Technology, School of Industrial and Systems Engineering
- Bjarni Kristjansson: Vice President/Information Technology -- Maximal Software
- Judy Jin: Vice President/International Activities -- University of Michigan, IOE Department
- E. Andrew (Andy) Boyd: Vice President/Marketing, Communications, and Outreach -- University of Houston
- Ozlem Ergun: Vice President/Membership and Professional Recognition -- Georgia Institute of Technology, School of Industrial and Systems
- William "Bill" Klimack: Vice President/Meetings -- Chevron Corp.
- M. Eric Johnson: Vice President/Publications -- Tuck School Of Business, Professor of Management
- Jack Levis: Vice President/Practice Activities -- United Parcel Service, Director of Process Management
- Olga Raskina: Vice President/Chapters and Fora -- Con-way Freight
- Paul Messinger: Vice President/Sections and Societies -- University of Alberta, Associate Professor
- Melissa Moore: Executive Director, INFORMS