Estonian Operational Research Society
Published Online: 13 APR 2012
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Wiley Encyclopedia of Operations Research and Management Science
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Vaarmann, O. 2012. Estonian Operational Research Society. Wiley Encyclopedia of Operations Research and Management Science. 1–3.
- Published Online: 13 APR 2012
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.
- voluntary nonprofit organization;
- operational research;
- industrial mathematics;
- management science;
- information society;
- information and decision systems