IFORS: Bringing the World of or Together for 50 Years
Published Online: 15 SEP 2010
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Wiley Encyclopedia of Operations Research and Management Science
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del Rosario, E. and Rand, G. 2010. IFORS: Bringing the World of or Together for 50 Years. Wiley Encyclopedia of Operations Research and Management Science. .
- Published Online: 15 SEP 2010
In 2009, the International Federation of Operational Research Societies (IFORS), currently with a membership of 50 national societies, celebrated its 50th year since formation. This article provides an overview of the federation's history, its leadership and current composition, initiatives that have been put in place, and current activities.
- OR history;
- OR organizations;
- international initiatives;
- developing countries;
- OR publications