Call for Papers for 52nd Annual Convention of the Operational Research Society of India & International Conference

Call for Papers for 52nd Annual Convention of the Operational Research Society of India & International Conference

Organization Name: IIM Ahmedabad

Apply By: 01 Oct 2019

Location: Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India

Presentation Date: 15 Dec. 2019 - 18 Dec. 2019

About the Organization

IMA is the leading management institute in India- ranked first in India by several organizations including the Indian Government. It is ranked 31st in the world for MBA and 19th for Masters in Management by the Financial Times in 2018. It offers various programmes in management. The institute is spread over a green 100- acre campus, including a central complex that is one of the landmark creations of Louis Kahn.

About Operational Research Society of India (ORSI)

The Operational Research Society of India (ORSI) was founded in 1957 to provide a forum for the Operational Research Scientists to widen their horizon by exchange of knowledge and application of techniques from all over the world. The society is affiliated to International Federation of Operational Research Societies (IFORS, website www.ifors.org ) and the only society representing India in INFORMS. The society is devoted to promotion and dissemination of knowledge in Operational Research.

Theme of The Conference: Practice of Management Science & Analytics 

Paper Presentations at the conference will be organized in parallel sessions within the thematic streams. Extended abstracts of research papers focused on theory and real-world applications are invited for the following (but not limited to) thematic streams. All submitted abstracts will be  assessed by the respective stream chairs and reviewers.


Since this conference is in the topic of Practice of Management Science, following areas are also


  • Supply Chain Management
  • Environment and the Climate Change
  • Safety
  • Military Operations Research and National Security Issues
  • Public System and Urban Transportation and Railways
  • Project Management and Planning
  • Operations Research in Public Sectors
  • Healthcare Management
  • Dynamic Pricing and Revenue Management
  • OR Education
  • Emerging areas of Operations Research

The paper related to the application should have strong connect with one of the following methodological areas:

  • Linear and Non-linear programming
  • Network optimization techniques
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Dynamic Programming
  • Integer and Non-linear Programming
  • Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning
  • Game Theory
  • Decision Analysis
  • Markov Chains
  • Queuing Theory
  • Inventory Theory
  • Metaheuristics
  • Simulation

Important Dates

  • Abstract Submission Deadline: October 1, 2019
  • Abstract Submission Acceptance: October 15, 2019
  • Pre-Conference Workshop: December 15, 2019
  • Main Conference: December 16 – 18, 2019


ORSI Has Instituted The Following Awards:

  • ORSI Award on Practice of Management Science and Analytics
  • ORSI Fellowship Award
  • ORSI P.C. Mahalanobis Distinguished Educator Award
  • ORSI M.C. Puri Award
  • B.G. Raghavendra Memorial Best Paper Award
  • ORSI Reddy Endowment Lecture
  • M.N. Gopalan Best Doctoral Dissertation Award
  • Best Student Paper Award

How to Apply

Person interested in submitting abstracts should send the abstract via the Google form link: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSfl3pHWr-n0hWkjKEYgsVlzU3fKkMgOlqfrJsdmOXAzxeWhw/viewformw

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