Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences

5521 Research Park Drive, Suite 200
Catonsville MD 21228


With over 12,500 members from around the globe, INFORMS is the leading international association for professionals in operations research and analytics. INFORMS provides unique networking and learning opportunities for individual professionals, students, and organizations of all types and sizes to better understand and use Operations Research and Analytics tools, methods and outcomes through an array of highly-cited publications, conferences, competitions, special-interest communities, and professional development services.

Pinar Keskinocak
William W. George Chair and Professor in the H. Milton Stewart School of Industrial and Systems Engineering
Georgia Tech
Term: Jan 1, 2020 – Dec 31, 2020

Ramayya Krishnan
Dean, Heinz College of Information Systems and Public Policy and William W. and Ruth F. Cooper Professor of Management Science and Information Systems
Carnegie Mellon University
Heinz College

President Elect
Stephen Graves
Sloan School of Management
Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Executive Director
Elena Gerstmann

Vice-President for Education and CBMS Representative
Melissa Bowers
The University of Tennessee – Knoxville