The new issue of CRORS News – Volume 4, Number 2 (December 2018) is published. With the new editor, Margareta Gardijan, this issue brings many interesting reports and stories related to operational research. The new number of CRORS News can be found here whereas all previous CRORS News issues are available here.
The 17th International Conference on Operational Research KOI 2018 was held in Zadar, September 26-28, 2018. The International Conference on Operational Research (KOI) is the major event organized by the Croatian Operational Research Society (CRORS). The total of 116 registered authors and co-authors participate the conference from 17 different countries. Five plenary sessions were held by eminent international experts and scientists:
- Andrija Mihoci, Department of Economic Statistics and Econometrics, Brandenburg University of Technology, Germany
- Mirjana Kljajic Borštnar, Faculty of Organizational Sciences, University of Maribor, Slovenia
- Ali Emrouznejad, Aston Business School, Aston University, UK
- Kenneth Sörensen, Department of Engineering Management, Univeristy of Antwerpen, Belgium
- Vincent Charles, Buckingham Business School, UK
A Special Session on DEA was devoted to the 40th anniversary of Data Envelopment Analysis. Professor emeritus Luka Neralić was chair of that special session, which included 4 talks.
In addition to plenary lectures and contributed presentations, the Workshop on Data Science and Machine Learning was organized during the conference KOI 2018 with the guest lecturer Vincent Charles, Buckingham, Business School, University of Buckingham, UK.
The new issue of IFORS News is published! The full-text download is available at this link. In this new issue you can see info about EURO 2015 conference held in July 2015 in Glasgow and 10th APORS 2015 conference which took place last August 2 to 6 at the Imperial Hotel in the city of Kuching, Sarawak in Malaysia with the theme OR and the Environment. Moreover, there are news about ICORD 2015 conference which will be held in December 2015 in Sri Lanka in collaboration with the Department of Mathematics, Faculty of Engineering, University of Moratuwa. There are lots of others news about OR, so we highly recommend you flick through the new number of IFORS News.