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INFORMS Prizes & Special Sessions


INFORMS grants several prestigious Institute-wide prizes and awards for meritorious achievement each year. This track will feature presentations for the Wagner Prize, INFORMS Prize, and the UPS George D. Smith Prize winner. Innovative Applications in Analytics Award (IAAA) finalists will also present. Special sessions may include presentations hosted by our Certified Analytics Professional (CAP®) Program and Women in OR/MS.

INFORMS Advocacy Initiative: Promoting Data-Driven Decision Making in Washington, DC

Speaker: Jeff Cohen, Chief Strategy & Innovation Officer at INFORMS