Member Society Name: Operations Research Society of Israel (ORSIS)
Mailing Address: Faculty of Industrial Eng & Mgmt, Israel Inst. of Technology, Haifa 32000, Israel
Contact Number: +972.4.829.4424
President: Michal Penn
Secretary: Dr. Arieh Gavious
Treasurer: Dr Amir Beck
Representative: Michal Penn
Profile: ORSIS, a member of IFORS and EURO, was founded in 1966 to promote and enhance the research and practice of Operations Research in Israel. ORSIS publishes a newsletter biannually. The national conference is held annually in various sites in Israel. Several awards have been established over the years for excellence in research and application of OR in Israel. ORSIS has about 300 members, about one third of whom are in academia, the rest in industry, business and public organizations.