Operations Research 2018

International Conference on Operations Research

Date: September 12-14, 2018
Venue: Brussels, Belgium

Abstract submission deadline: April 30, 2018

We have the  great pleasure to invite you to take part in the Operations Research 2018 conference to be held in Brussels, Belgium, on September12-14, 2018.

The Operations Research 2018 conference is the annual international conference of the German Operations Research Society (GOR), co-organized this year with the Belgian Operational Research Society (ORBEL) with the support of Université libre de Bruxelles. OR2018 will take place from September 12 to September 14, 2018 at the MCE Conference & Bus inessCentre in Brussels, Belgium.


We invite practitioners and academics from mathematics, computer science, business economics and other fields to participate at this year’s conference. The conference provides ample opportunities to present all OR related topics containing both theoretical as well as application-oriented research. Theoretical contributions mainly deal with developing new mathematical techniques to solve all kind of optimization problems. Practical applications may relate to all relevant fields such as health care, transportation and logistics, finance, etc. Following the format of recent years, the conference consists of plenary and semi-plenary sessions as well as scientific sessions organized by the streams announced at http://www.or2018.be/streams.

Please submit your abstract to one of these streams. Once your abstract has been accepted, we provide the option to submit an extended abstract for potential acceptance in Springer based conference proceedings.

Abstract submission system is available online, via the euro-online system https://www.euro-online.org/conf/or2018.

Abstracts: max. 3000 characters; submission deadline: April 30, 2018.

Researchers who wish to organize an invited session should contact the organizers of the relevant stream.

– Ivana Ljubic, ESSEC Buisness School, France (EURO PLENARY SPEAKER)
– Holger Hoos, Leiden University, The Netherlands

– Abstract submission opening: November 01, 2017
– Registration opening: April 15, 2018
– Abstract submission deadline: April 30, 2018
– Acceptance notification: May 30, 2018
– Early registration deadline: June 15, 2018
– First author registration deadline: June 30, 2018

Program Committee

– Bernard Fortz (Chair), Université libre de Bruxelles
– An Caris, UHasselt
– Yves Crama, Université de Liège
– Patrick De Causmaecker, KU Leuven
– Jan Fabian Ehmke, Otto-von-Guericke University, Magdeburg
– Alf Kimms, University Duisburg-Essen
– Natalia Kliewer, Freie Universität Berlin
– Martine Labbé, Université libre de Bruxelles
– Peter Letmathe, RWTH Aachen
– Stefan Nickel, KIT
– Anita Schöbel, University of Göttingen
– Jörn Schörnberger, TU Dresden
– Kenneth Sörensen, UAntwerp
– Frits Spieksma, TU Eindhoven
– Thomas Stützle, Université libre de Bruxelles

Organisation Committee

– Bernard Fortz (Chair), Université libre de Bruxelles
– Yves Crama, Université de Liège
– Jérôme De Boeck, Université libre de Bruxelles
– Guillerme Duvillié, Université libre de Bruxelles
– Martine Labbé, Université libre de Bruxelles
– Fränk Plein, Université libre de Bruxelles


Website: https://www.or2018.be
Email: or2018@euro-online.org
Twitter: @OR2018Brussels