INFORMS NEWS: Data Mining and Analytics Workshop

The Data Mining and Analytics (DM&A) Workshop of INFORMS will be held Oct. 31 in Philadelphia, just prior to the 2015 INFORMS Annual Meeting.

Dr. Joe Zhu of Worcester Polytechnic Institute and Dr. Soundar Kumara of Pennsylvania State University will serve as keynote speakers.

The workshop seeks original submissions centered around theory, methodology and/or novel applications in emerging fields related to data mining and analytics. Short abstracts submissions (200 words) are due by June 15.

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For inquiries, contact one of the DM&A Workshop co-chairs: Asil Oztekin, University of Massachusetts Lowell (, Mustafa Gökçe Baydogan, Bogaziçi University ( or Shuai Huang, University of Washington (