Careers Open Day

20 November 2019

Thinktank, Millenium Point, Curzon St, Birmingham B4 7XG


The OR Society’s Careers Open Day provides an opportunity for employers looking to recruit staff within operational research (OR), analytics, data science and other related fields to connect with upcoming or recent graduates. The day attracts more than 400 students eager to meet with prospective employers and network with like-minded people. More than 30 exhibitors will be on hand to help students jump-start their career search, as well as a full programme of talks providing first-hand experience, career advice and case studies.

Are you a student who is thinking of beginning a career in OR? Come to our Careers Open Day and:

  • Listen to talks on OR with interesting case studies
  • Find out how to apply for an OR, analytics or data science roles
  • Meet employers and see how areas like artificial intelligence, machine learning and big data could be part of your new job
  • Hear graduates’ experiences of working in OR and analytics
  • Enjoy free lunch and coffee
The Thinktank Birmingham Science Museum exterior


REP Theatre photograph by Andy Mabbett: own work, CC BY-SA 3.0, wikimedia

Previous Careers Open Day talks

The Defence Science and Technology Laboratory (Dstl)





Movement Strategies


British Airways