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Estonian Operational Research Society

  1. Otu Vaarmann

Published Online: 13 APR 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9780470400531.eorms1051

Wiley Encyclopedia of Operations Research and Management Science

Wiley Encyclopedia of Operations Research and Management Science

How to Cite

Vaarmann, O. 2012. Estonian Operational Research Society. Wiley Encyclopedia of Operations Research and Management Science. 1–3.

Author Information

  1. Institute of Cybernetics at TUT, Department of Mechanics and Applied Mathematics, Tallinn, Estonia

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 13 APR 2012

Abstract

The Estonian operational research society (EstORS) is a sovereign voluntary nonprofit organization located in Estonia, Tallinn (http://www.ioc.ee/matem/estors/). EstORS will be ruled and regulated by its statutes in accordance with the Constitution of the Estonian Republic as well as pertinent Estonian Laws and Regulations. The society unites experts in the field of operational research/industrial mathematics and its applications, actively working for the development of Estonian Republic as an information society. According to its statutory mission, EstORS aims at contributing to the progress of scientific and technical knowledge, integrating competence of engineering science and management science/operations research, creating and transferring scientific knowledge in informatics and decisions systems. The paper concerns the birth of EstORS and its goals and activities. The main purpose of the EstORS is to promote the establishment of international contacts and stimulate further advancement of academic links and free exchange of experience between its members and members of other similar scientific societies belonging to this country, this region and the world.

Keywords:

  • voluntary nonprofit organization;
  • operational research;
  • industrial mathematics;
  • management science;
  • information society;
  • information and decision systems