When 4,000 analytics experts in everything from predicting the winner of the U.S. Presidential election to keeping Arizona's borders secure come to Phoenix on October 14, the city will find itself filled not only with smart people who use math for a living but also problem solvers who tackle some of today's greatest challenges.
The annual meeting of the Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences (INFORMS) takes place at the Phoenix Convention Center from Sunday, October 14-Wednesday, October 17.
Operations research, also known as analytics and business analytics, is the application of advanced analytical methods to help make better decisions. Information about the field is at www.informs.org.
Among the highlights of the annual meeting are:
Obama or Romney?
High Performance Computing
Keeping the Borders Secure
Triage Systems for Emergency Rooms
HS Teacher Training in Math You Can Use
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Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences