The OR Society is home to the science + art of problem solving. 

Our diverse global community of operational researchers and analysts is the gateway to a thriving career. As a member, you will access the tools you need to thrive in your profession at every stage of your career. You will enjoy distinct networking opportunities, an ever-developing library of insight and resource, and a rich programme of events and training.  

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MEMBER BENEFITS

Publications

Access our world-class journals and monthly membership newsletter.

Publications

Events & Conferences

Find out about our upcoming conferences, events, workshops and networking opportunities.

Events & Conferences

Training Courses

Top up your skills with The OR Society's world-class training programme.

Training Courses

Pro Bono OR

Find out how third sector organisations can access volunteer analysts - for free!

Pro Bono OR

OR in Education

Help us inspire the next generation of operational researchers and analysts.

OR in Education

Research

Discover how The OR Society helps advance the understanding of real-life problems through research. 

Research

Operational research (OR) is the science of better decision making.  

We are a charity set up to advance knowledge, interest and education in OR. Our goal is to see operational research used and acknowledged widely in all areas of industry, business, government, the community and the third sector. 

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Latest News

June 2021

Remembering Aisla Land (1927 – 2021)

Aisla Land was one of the most significant innovators in the techniques of Operational Research. Here we remember her success in the field.

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May 2021

Taking a stance on diversity

At The OR Society, equality, diversity and inclusion are at the core of who we are. Our commitment to these values is unwavering – across everything we do.

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April 2021

Join The UK System Dynamics Society Annual Conference

Find out more about the conference themed around the contribution of Systems Dynamics to recovery and rebuilding

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