(Workshop) SFU Optimization Networking Event

The Joint Computing Chapter is please to be a Technical Co-Sponsor of the SFU Optimization Networking Event. This event is also sponsored by NSERC, SFU Faculty of Applied Science, and MITACS. If you are in the field of optimization and/or operations research, this is a great way to network with academia and industry in your field. Here is more information about this event:
Where: SFU Burnaby Mountain Campus, IRMACS Centre, ASB 10900
When: May 7, 10:30am — 4:30pm
Program Highlights:
  • Presentations by academia on operations research: real-world applications, decision making, and management.
  • Presentations by industry about decision making approaches, their future challenges/needs, at both the management and planning level.
  • A presentation by NSERC about collaboration between academia and industry.
  • Networking sections during two coffee breaks and over lunch.
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