Simulation Society


The INFORMS Simulation Society is organized and operated exclusively for educational and scientific purposes:

a. to encourage the development and dissemination of knowledge in the area of simulation; and
b. to promote communication and interaction among individuals and organizations who share an interest in simulation.

Upcoming Events

2017 INFORMS Simulation Society Research Workshop: Towards an Ecosystem of Simulation Models and Data, July 31– August 2, 2017, University of Durham, UK. 

The simulation community faces major challenges and opportunities both in exploiting available real-world data and in extracting insights from the massive data sets produced from large-scale simulation experiments. The goal of the 2017 Workshop is to promote fruitful interactions between the data science and simulation communities. The website is

INFORMS Annual Meeting, October 22-25, 2017, Houston, TX, USA

Each year, the INFORMS meeting brings together experts from academia, industry and government to consider a broad range of ORMS and analytics research and applications.

Key Contacts

John Shortle

Susan R. Hunter
Communications Editor

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Meetings & Conferences