21st French-German-Spanish Conference on Optimization FGS2024

We are pleased to announce that the 21st French-German-Spanish Conference on Optimization FGS2024 will be held in Gijón, Spain, on 18th-21st June 2024. 

Please visit https://www.unioviedo.es/fgs2024/ for information about the congress, including the list of invited speakers and the important dates.

We cordially invite you to prepare a mini-symposium or send an individual contribution in any of the areas consistent with the conference theme. The official call will be from October 1st, 2023, until February 14th, 2024. 

We look forward to welcoming you to Gijón in 2024! 

FGS2024 Organizing Committee 

Doktorandenkurs „Advanced Topics in Mathematical Programming“

Advanced Topics in Mathematical Programming

The course is aimed at doctoral students in the field of business administration or related subjects which seek to deepen their understanding of mathematical programming methods in modeling and optimization. Successful participants will be able to:

  • analyze structural elements of common optimization models for problems in research and business practice
  • understand important theoretical aspects that drive successful implementations for complex optimization problems
  • employ advanced mathematical programming techniques to strengthen model formulations and improve solution performance
  • develop mathematical decomposition approaches to tackle large-scale optimization problems

Date: 26.9.2023 – 29.9.2023

Location: Hamburg University


Prof. Dr. Malte Fliedner (Universität Hamburg)

Dr. Arne Schulz (Universität Hamburg)

Click for information on fees, payment and registration, or email us: prodok@vhbonline.org.
Registration Deadline: August 27, 2023

FORS50 Conference on Operations Research

We invite you to participate in the FORS50 Conference on Operations Research (OR), which will be held on September 23-24, 2023, at the University of Jyväskylä, Finland, in honor of the Finnish Operations Research Society’s 50-year anniversary. The conference will feature invited keynote talks from distinguished researchers and practitioners from the field of OR, including:

– Prof. Dr. Bernhard Sendhoff, CEO – Global Network Honda Research Institutes
– Prof. Dr. Anders Forsgren, KTH Royal Institute of Technology
– Dr. Jukka Ruusunen, CEO – Fingrid
– Prof. Dr. Emeritus Jyrki Wallenius, Honorary Chairman of the Finnish Operations Society, Aalto University School of Business

In addition to keynote talks, the conference will have contributed talks in parallel sessions and a dinner banquet, providing a platform for researchers, practitioners, and students to share their ideas and contributions on the latest developments in OR.

We welcome submissions of contributed talks. Details of the abstract submission and the submission form are here: https://www.operaatiotutkimus.fi/index.php/fors50/. More info about the event can be found from the conference website which is kept updated during the spring.

We look forward to your participation in the FORS50 Conference on Operations Research and to celebrating the Finnish Operations Research Society’s 50-year anniversary together!

Important dates and key info
Time: September 23-24, 2023
Location: Faculty of Information Technology, University of Jyväskylä, Finland.
Venue: Agora building, Mattilanniemi 2.
Registration fee: 160 euros (includes lunch and coffee on both days, and the anniversary banquet)
Registration link: https://www.operaatiotutkimus.fi/index.php/fors50-registration/
Abstract submission link: https://www.operaatiotutkimus.fi/index.php/fors50-call-for-abstracts/

Important dates:
– Abstract submission closes: 12th of May 2023
– Abstract acceptance notification: 17th of May 2023- Registration to the event closes: 28th of June 2023

For further inquiries, contact giovanni.a.misitano@jyu.fi


The board of the Finnish Operations Research Society