Operational Research Society News

Highland Council discusses bin collection route optimisation with residents

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12 May 2022

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The UK's geographically-largest council uses the language of operational research when communicating with its residents on the subject of refuse collection route optimisation, implying it recognises both the practical and PR value of good decision-making.

12 May 2022

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Operational Research Society’s statement on Ukraine

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07 Apr 2022

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The OR Society fully endorses this statement on Russia’s Attack on Ukraine, which was co-signed by the Royal Society and other National Academies of the G7 States.

07 Apr 2022

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Head of Ukraine’s research agency calls for international help

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17 Mar 2022

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Executive Director of the National Research Foundation of Ukraine (NRFU) Dr Olga Polotska has appealed to the international community to help her country’s scientists, following the Russian invasion of Ukraine.

17 Mar 2022

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OR-led partnership to unlock 5G potential in rural Wales

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28 Feb 2020

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Experts from Cardiff University will lead a partnership studying the needs of rural communities to unlock innovations made possible with 5G technology.

28 Feb 2020

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European Commission ‘white paper’ considers AI facial recognition ban

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20 Jan 2020

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The European Commission is considering imposing a temporary ban on facial recognition technologies, according to the draft of a leaked white paper on Artificial Intelligence.

20 Jan 2020

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