2015 INFORMS Annual Conference
Industry NewsAIMMS signs partnership agreement with BCG
AIMMS BV, an advanced analytics software company, recently announced a new partnership agreement with The Boston Consulting Group (BCG), one of the world’s top management consultancies. The two firms will collaborate on software development, marketing, sales and implementation of AIMMS’ technology platform in order to strengthen their mutual position in the market for strategic consulting and advanced analytic services.Read More
Special ArticlesINFORMS hosts successful healthcare conference
The 2015 INFORMS Healthcare Conference recently held in Nashville, Tenn., was a big success with 125 sessions and more than 500 talks. The conference featured a great combination of academic and practitioner speakers, along with a nice blend of healthcare and analytics professionals. Interesting thought-provoking dialogue was evident from contrasting views of healthcare professionals.Read More
Analytics Section of INFORMS NewsAnalytics Section members wearing ‘CAPs’
The Analytics Section of INFORMS salutes its members who have achieved the Certified Analytics Professional (CAP®) designation. They have measured up to the high standard of the analytics profession that INFORMS’ subject matter experts have determined must be met in order to qualify as a certified professional.Read More
By Brian Lewis
How to find the right software and service provider and work with them to make the project a success.
By Mu Zhu
Three lessons demonstrate the “one click” applications are too much to ask for.
By Lutz Schiermeyer
How to achieve sustainable cost savings in world of integrated, enterprise-wide risk management.
By Lance Solomon
How Cisco’s dedicated SCRM team helps tame its large, complex, global supply chain.
By Peter Horner and Barry List
Interview with Chairman of Joint Chiefs of Staff Mike Mullen, who holds a master’s degree in O.R..
By Dan Fylstra
Known for developing Excel’s Solver, company aims to make advanced analytics accessible to all.