INFORMS Impact Prize Award Ceremony

COIN-OR is very proud that nine of the pioneers of COIN-OR, Brenda Dietrich, JP Fasano, John Forrest, Lou Hafer, Brady Hunsaker, Laszlo Ladanyi, Robin Lougee, Ted Ralphs, and Matthew Saltzman, are the recipients of the 2014 INFORMS Impact Prize. They will receive the award

Sunday, November 9th
INFORMS Awards Ceremony & Dessert Reception
8:30pm-9:45pm (Doors close at 8:45pm)
Hilton – Imperial Ballroom

The COIN-OR Cup and INFORMS Impact Prize Celebration

A combined celebration to honour the recipient of the most coveted award in computational O.R, and to honour the COIN-OR pioneers who are the recipients of this year's INFORMS Impact Prize award. Open to friends, family, COIN-OR old-timers, COIN-OR wanna-bees, and everyone in between. This year's celebration will be held

Monday, November 10th
7:30 pm -- late
Bluestem Brasserie
1 Yerba Buena Lane

For more about the COIN-OR Cup, see this page

COIN-OR Users Meeting

As is traditional, we will have a user's meeting during lunch on Monday.

  • Monday, November 10th
  • Time: 12:30 -- 1:30
  • Location: Continental 1, BR Level
  • Organizer: Matthew Saltzman

Anyone interested in open-source software tools, open standards, or data and model repositories for any aspect of operations research is encouraged to attend the Members and Users Meeting of the Computational Infrastructure for OR (COIN-OR). Bring your own lunch and ideas.

Tentative Agenda

  • Annual summary
  • Current and upcoming priorities
  • Q&A and discussion
  • Announcements


Visit the Computational Infrastructure for Operations Research booth to learn about high-quality, free, open-source tools for OR professionals and students, suitable for commercial, educational, and personal use. COIN-OR is the place to go when you need a 'white box' for algorithm research and development. We do binaries, too!

Booth: #31
Organizer: Matthew Saltzman

Volunteers are always welcome to "staff the booth." Got a half hour to volunteer? Drop by the booth, network with other COIN-OR community members, colleagues, and random members of the public.

COIN-OR Annual News Round Up

We're gathering news for our 2014 Annual Report summarizing "what's new" and "what's happening" with COIN-OR. Add your news to the Annual Report wiki page. Say what you want, how you want, as long as you want (as long as it's related to COIN-OR).

COIN-OR Report to the INFORMS Computing Society

To further their mutual goals, the COIN-OR Foundation, Inc. and the INFORMS Computing Society (ICS) formed a strategic partnership in 2006. A report on the 2014 activities of COIN-OR will be given at the ICS business meeting.

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