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October 16-19, 2022
Indianapolis, IN

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Start your engines … and join us for the fully in-person 2022 INFORMS Annual Meeting in Indianapolis!

Home to the Indianapolis 500 – one of the world’s top motorsports races – Indianapolis will soon welcome a global community of OR/MS, analytics, and data science professionals, students, and industry experts for unprecedented opportunities to learn, connect, and contribute to furthering the science and technology of decision-making.

In addition to thousands of presentations and numerous networking opportunities at the meeting, attendees are encouraged to take advantage of Indianapolis’ many interesting, and at times unexpected, sights and experiences. Navigate 30,000 square feet of culinary and artistic talents in the community-focused market that inhabits Indianapolis’ historic Bottleworks District. Or take an unexpected trip back in time as you tour the canals in old world gondoliers.

We can’t wait for you to join us in 2022 to explore groundbreaking research and discoveries, and experience all Indianapolis has to offer!

Why Attend the 2022 INFORMS Annual Meeting?


Thousands of cutting-edge presentations, including daily plenary and keynote sessions, presented live and covering topics relating to the advancement of urban analytics

An all in-person Career Fair with excellent opportunities to connect with employers and interview for O.R., analytics, and data science positions with top organizations in academia and industry

Technology Tutorials showcasing the latest software developments that are revolutionizing fields like optimization, linear programming, machine learning, and more

Specially-selected sessions highlighting the breadth of the meeting tracks

Robust in-person networking for attendees to meet and connect with academics, students, and industry professionals

Get ready for #INFORMS2022

Let us answer your questions as you get ready for this year’s Annual Meeting.

1 Is the program available yet?

The full program is not yet available but a full and updated schedule at-a-glance is available.

2What networking opportunities are available?

There will be daily networking sessions and lunches, an exhibit hall on Sunday, Monday and Tuesday, and a Career Fair on Sunday.

3 What important dates do I need to know?

It’s almost meeting time, but there are still a couple of dates to keep in mind:

  • Early bird registration ends Sept. 12

4 Can I exhibit or become a sponsor?

Yes! Learn more about exhibiting here and about our sponsorship opportunities here. We’d love to help you build your organization’s profile.


Types of Presentations at #INFORMS2022

Technical Sessions

Our technical sessions cover the latest research and best practices from the global O.R. and analytics community across all of our tracks, followed by Q&A.


Poster presentations capture the Introduction, Methods, Results, Discussion, Conclusions, and Literature Cited for a complex problem.

Keynote and Plenary Sessions

Presented daily throughout the meeting by leading experts in their fields, these talks cover topics relating to the advancement of urban analytics and other fascinating topic areas. These sessions include Q&A.

Technology Workshops

Session attendees will have the opportunity to learn about a broad range of vendor products and services at a high level, and participate in Q&A.

Technology Tutorials

These 45-minute, theater-style sessions will provide educational information and case studies on relevant analytics concepts and vendor products and services.


These sessions share an introduction to emerging and classical subfields of operations research and management science, which are published annually in TutORials in Operations Research and explored at the Annual Meeting.

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Thank You to Our Sponsors

Alibaba Group
Fico Xpress Optimization
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Ready to Join Us at #INFORMS2022?