IFORS Prize for OR in Development
IFORS PRIZE FOR OR IN DEVELOPMENT 2023
IFORS PRIZE COMPETITION 2023 | 23RD TRIENNIAL CONFERENCE | JULY 10 TO 14, 2023 | SANTIAGO, CHILE
The competition aims at promoting the practice of OR for development. Past Winners and finalsts include works that have improved health, wellness, education, public investments and other issues in Africa, Asia and Latin America. The submission process consists of two stages:
– First stage. Entries should be submitted by email to the Chair of Judges by 24th October 2022. Each entry should comprise a maximum 5-page summary of the work.
– Second stage. Entrants who are successful in the first evaluation will be invited to submit, by the 19th December 2022, a full-length manuscript.
After these two stages, the panel of judges will select the finalists who will present their work in a special session of the competition at the 2023 IFORS Triennial conference. The winner will receive a grand prize of US $4,000 and the runner-up a prize of US $2,000.
INQUIRIES AND SUBMISSIONS
Inquiries and submissions should be sent by email to the Prize Chair:
Professor at the Department of Business and Management Science,
NHH Norwegian School of Economics, Bergen, Norway.
Indoor email submission please add in Cc’ the chair of the IFORS’ OR for Development committee:
Submission deadline summary (first stage): October 24, 2022
Submission deadline full paper (second stage): December 19, 2022
Finalists will be notified by: January 31, 2023
Date of oral presentation: July 10-14, 2023