Practice Strategy Committee

Mission: To propose and advocate for the development of initiatives, services, and programs that serve the broad operations research/analytics practice community as a means of enhancing the engagement of organizations and attracting/retaining practitioners in INFORMS.

Committee On Industry-Academia Collaborations

Mission: To facilitate strong partnerships between practice organizations and academic institutions as well as between practitioners and academics interested in the education and practice of operations research and analytics.

Industry Outreach and Engagement Committee

Mission: To advocate to organizations the importance of operations research and analytics; create initiatives that enhance awareness of INFORMS as the leading professional association in operations research and analytics; develop and coordinate activities/resources to assist practice organizations; and design strategies that demonstrate INFORMS’ value to organizations (government, military, consulting, software vendors, non-profits).