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Hellenic Operational Research Society

  1. Nikolaos Matsatsinis

Published Online: 14 JAN 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9780470400531.eorms0374

Wiley Encyclopedia of Operations Research and Management Science

Wiley Encyclopedia of Operations Research and Management Science

How to Cite

Matsatsinis, N. 2011. Hellenic Operational Research Society. Wiley Encyclopedia of Operations Research and Management Science. .

Author Information

  1. Technical University of Crete, Department of Production Engineering and Management, Crete, Greece

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 14 JAN 2011

Abstract

This paper describes the current status, the trends and challenges of the Hellenic Operations Research Society (HELORS). The profile of OR in public and private sectors, the specific role of the country's OR society and the educational opportunities are outlined. Finally, the results of a survey on OR work carried out and presented in Greece during the last 10 years are presented and the challenges that OR will face in the future are discussed.

Keywords:

  • HELORS;
  • operational research;
  • decision making;
  • IFORS;
  • management science