The purpose of the section is to advance the development and application of operations research methods, techniques and tools as they apply to the field of revenue management; to promote the development and application of revenue management in new industries; to encourage the exchange of information among practitioners, users, and researchers in the area of revenue management; and to promote high professional standards in the application of revenue management.
We have three open positions. The elections committee (Emmanuel Carrier, Delta and Arne Strauss, Warwick – we thank them for the excellent job!) collected the bios and position statement of all the candidates, listed alphabetically for each position:
|For Vice Chair/Chair-Elect:||For Secretary/Treasurer:||For Board Member:|
|1||Tom Gorin||1||John Quillinan||1||Maarten Oosten|
|2||Dan Zhang||2||Ruxian Wang||2||Daniel Reaume|
The ballots open on August 25 and are open through September 23. Members should have received an e-mail from INFORMS with a link to the election survey. If you have not received one please contact Section’s board. If you want to become a member please see check https://www.informs.org/Community/revenue-mgt/Membership/How-to-Join.
Annual RM&P Section Business Meeting
As is customary, our membership meets during the INFORMS Annual Conference to discuss matters vital to the Section. This year the business meeting will take place on Monday, November 14, 2016 at 6:15 pm in room 207D in the Center. Main agenda points:
- State of the Section report
- Report on membership and finances
- Award presentations
- Introduction of the new Officers of the Board