Operational Research Society News

Call for Co-Editor-in-Chief for the Journal of Simulation

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15 Jul 2024

Posted by: The OR Society

The Society invites interested parties to submit their CVs for consideration to join the Journal of Simulation (JOS) editorial team. The new Co-Editor-in-Chief would be expected to cover analysis methodology, including risk and uncertainty quantification, techniques for variance reduction and sensitivity analysis. The deadline for expressions of interest is 16 August 2024.

15 Jul 2024

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Advancing Homelessness Services: A Spotlight on PIEPR and the 999 Club Projects

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25 Jun 2024

Posted by: The OR Society

This week is Small Charity Week, which is an ideal opportunity to highlight the many benefits of our Pro Bono OR programme for charities. This initiative connects our volunteer operational researchers with small charities, helping them enhance their efficiency, impact, and decision-making processes.

25 Jun 2024

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Come to Algeria in November for AFROS’ triennial conference!

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18 Jun 2024

Posted by: The OR Society

AFROS was founded in 2016 to create a regional OR Society in Africa like those societies in the other four continents. It holds conferences every 3 years and this year's the conference will be held at the University of Tlemcen, Algeria from 3 - 5 November 2024. The closing date for paper submissions for this conference is 20 July, 2024.

18 Jun 2024

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Celebrating 75 years of volunteering

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10 Jun 2024

Posted by: The OR Society

We were delighted to be able to hold a reception for OR Society volunteers at the House of Lords during volunteer’s week. Sponsored by Lord Clement Jones, the reception took place in the Cholmondeley Room and Terrace, with fantastic views over the Thames

10 Jun 2024

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University of Southampton’s game-changing algorithm for sports scheduling

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10 Jun 2024

Posted by: The OR Society

How OR is used to schedule sports competitions is a growing area of research. From designing competitive football leagues to scheduling basketball tournaments, creating optimal schedules requires intricate decision-making and OR can make a valuable contribution.

10 Jun 2024

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