Operational Research Society News

France provides 24.5 million euros for OR to improve projects fighting diseases

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13 Jan 2022

Posted by: The OR Society

In the last decade, France has provided €24.5 million to support 22 OR projects and 35 'research missions' to help improve the work of fighting HIV/AIDS, tuberculosis and malaria across francophone countries, many of which are in the developing world. Now there is a new call for the next phase of funding.

13 Jan 2022

Posted by: The OR Society

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Consultation on National Academy for Mathematical Sciences

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16 Dec 2021

Posted by: The OR Society

Following the 2018 Bond Review, the Council for Mathematical Sciences (CMS) wishes to consult the wider mathematical sciences community on proposals to establish a National Academy for Mathematical Sciences, with the aims of supporting future mathematical scientists and improving mathematical literacy more generally.

16 Dec 2021

Posted by: The OR Society

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How OR helps warehouse workers stay COVID-safe

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09 Dec 2021

Posted by: The OR Society

New research into picking operations shows how operational research can optimise efficiency whilst also making the warehouse workforce as COVID-safe as possible.

09 Dec 2021

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Employees across industries are quitting in record numbers

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25 Nov 2021

Posted by: The OR Society

A study by global management consultants McKinsey shows that employees are leaving their jobs at unprecedented rates across the developed world, with many employers struggling to understand why.

25 Nov 2021

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Malaria elimination possible with operational research

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25 Nov 2021

Posted by: The OR Society

The World Health Organisation (WHO) has convened its second forum on using operational research in its effort to eliminate malaria in the Greater Mekong Subregion (GMS) by 2030.

25 Nov 2021

Posted by: The OR Society

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