We Want to welcome you to the Virtual 2020 INFORMS Annual Meeting
- Once you arrive in the Lobby, click on the “Log In” button on the right side of the navigation bar. Please use the same username and password that you used to register for the meeting.
- Take a minute or two to explore the features.
- Head to the Networking Lounge and create a profile, make sure to upload your photo and add in social links so fellow attendees can connect with you.
If you need any assistance, please feel free to contact our Annual Meeting helpdesk between 8am–6pm EST.
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Navigating the Annual Meeting lobby
Attend live plenary and keynote sessions, Awards Ceremony and other events in the Virtual Theater.
Exhibit Hall and Workshops
Visit the Exhibit Hall to interact with meeting exhibitors and sponsors and explore the 3D booths and special workshops.
Access the full meeting schedule of live and on-demand sessions and search content based on date/time, session type, cluster, and keywords.
Special Events Hall
Visit the Special Events Hall for links to the INFORMS Member Meeting, the INFORMS subdivision and chapter business meetings and other events.
Access the INFORMS Career Center and attend the Career Fair on Tuesday, November 10, 9am-5pm EST (to attend as an employer or candidate, you must register in advance in the Career Center).
View posters and poster presentations from the Annual Meeting poster competition.
Interact face-to-face with fellow attendees in our networking lounge. In addition, our meeting FacilitatORs will lead informal discussions on topics of interest and relevance to attendees.
Visit the Awards Hall for information on the 2020 INFORMS award winners, INFORMS Fellows and Volunteer Service Award winners.
Need a break from the meeting sessions? Take time out in the Fun Zone for fun exercises with other attendees. Make sure to use our SnapBar to create your meeting selfies and share with #INFORMS2020.
Having trouble accessing content, accessing meeting sessions, or other questions? Visit the Help Desk for live answers to these questions and more!
Prior to the Annual Meeting, INFORMS is hosting a number of meeting-adjacent events, including an Early Career Teachers’ Network (ECTN) Workshop, INFORMS Combined Colloquia, 4th INFORMS Workshop on Data Science, INFORMS Workshop on Data Mining & Decision Analytics, and INFORMS 12th Conference on Information Systems & Technology (CIST). Please note: The deadline to register for many of these events has passed.
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