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Virtual 2020 Career Fair

Join us for the 2020 Annual Meeting Virtual Career Fair! After last year’s incredibly successful sessions, we are happy to provide another opportunity to match qualified candidates to top job positions. Looking to hire or looking for a new position? We have exactly what you’ve been looking for.

Annual Meeting registration is not required to attend the Career Fair – but only registered attendees can participate in the Additional Events for Registered Annual Meeting Attendees. You must register for the Career Fair to participate. Click below to register and create your profile in advance of the Career Fair.

Career Fair & Networking Day
Tuesday, November 10, 9am-5pm

2020 Participating Employers

BNSF Railway
California State University, Chico
Chinese University of Hong Kong
Dongbei University of Finance & Economics
Eindhoven University of Technology
FedEx Express
General Motors
GM Financial
Institute for Defense Analyses (IDA)

Les Schwab Tire Centers
National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency
National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL)
Naval Postgraduate School
NEOMA Business School
Tecnológico de Monterrey
University of Calgary
University of Electronic Science and Technology of China
United Airlines



The 2020 Annual Meeting Virtual Career Fair and all related networking activities provide employers with the opportunity to meet and collect resumes from interested job seekers from highly seasoned professionals in the academic or industrial space to freshly minted PhD’s and master’s students just entering the workforce. Employers can arrange public and private LIVE chats from their own virtual booth..

Participation in the Annual Meeting Virtual Career Fair raises the visibility of your organization with meeting participants and registered job seekers. All Career Fair events are widely advertised, not only to job seekers already signed up in INFORMS Career Center, but also to thousands of professionals and students attending the meeting.

Employer Registration

Employer Virtual Career Fair Booths include:

  • Your Name and Logo
  • Company Profile and Slogan
  • Corporate and Career Site URL
  • Contact Name, Email, Phone, and Address (optional)
  • Social Media links
  • Downloads: Any file you want to share with visitors
  • Registration Video
  • Job Videos
  • Promote your organization and meet highly qualified, diverse candidates
  • Connect with job seekers before the meeting

All organizations must register to take part in the Virtual Career Fair and can choose from a variety of package options. The upgraded package can include Career Center 60-Day Job Postings, Career Center 60-Day Resume Database Access, Career Center 60-Day Featured Employer, Career Center 60-Day Featured Job Listing, and INFORMS Career Spotlight E-newsletter

Employer Registration Form

Refunds/cancellations: Requests must be received in writing (email or fax). Any late cancellation after November 1, 2020, will not be eligible for a full refund but can have their registrations fee applied to a future Career Fair. Post events cancellations will receive no refunds.

Additional Events for Registered Annual Meeting Attendees

Career Fair Cluster Event Schedule

Career Fair Panel Discussion
  • Moderator: Dr. Warren Hearnes,
    SVP Analytics & Data Science at Cardlytics
INFORMS Resume Workshop

hosted by Burtch Works: Executive Recruiting

Monday, November 9, 11am-12:30pm EST

Katie Ferguson, Partner & Executive Recruiter
Stefan Vallentine, Executive Recruiter
Luke McCahan, Executive Recruiter

Burtch Works’ recruiters are frequent speakers on quantitative career topics, and many are active members of INFORMS for years. Burtch Works is a targeted recruiting firm whose quantitative specializations range from operations research, data science and predictive analytics to marketing research and data engineering, among many others. Join us on November 9 to learn about recruiting best practices in the current corporate job market and the impact due to Covid-19. The presenters will provide career job search advice and will help attendees with their resumes by answering participants questions. Please pre-register here.

Industry Job Search Panel

Monday, November 9, 12:30-1:45pm EST

  • Aaron Burciaga, CAP – Senior Director Analytics & AI, ECS Technology
  • Tarun Mohan Lal – VP/Chief Analytics and Solutions Officer, Navicent Health
  • More to be announced
Academic Job Search Panel 

Monday, November 9, 2-3:15pm EST

  • Priyank Arora – Assistant Professor, Operations & Information Management, University of Massachusetts Amherst
  • Nan Kong – Associate Professor, Biomedical Engineering, Purdue University
  • Jennifer Priestley – Professor of Statistics and Data Science, Kennesaw State University
INFORMS Career Fair: Resume Review
INFORMS Mentoring Program

Learn about the INFORMS Mentoring Program here.

About INFORMS Career Center

INFORMS Career Center is the largest source of O.R. and analytics jobs and resumes. It’s where job seekers go to land the right job in academia or industry and where employers post their jobs and search our resume database for qualified candidates.

Members-Only Benefits:

  • View newest jobs first before we open the listing to all
  • Post your Career Profile for free
  • Member Resumes rise to the top in employer resume searches
  • Content library available on Career Resources website
  • Career coaching from Career Experts
  • Monthly Jobs Alerts Emails
  • Special Job Posting pricing for member-employers

For More Information or Assistance, Contact:

Tom Fink
email | 443-757-3561