The Forum for Women in OR/MS
The purpose of the Women in OR/MS Forum is to advise the INFORMS Board on aspects of issues facing women in the profession of operations research and the management sciences.
About the Community
Purpose: The purposes of the Women in OR/MS Forum are:
- To encourage all forms of support for women’s careers in OR/MS, and to publicize women’s successes;
- To facilitate communication among women in the field of OR/MS about career opportunities and challenges;
- To encourage discussion and interaction among individuals having interest in the issues facing women in relation to the profession of OR/MS;
- To encourage interest among women in the field of OR/MS; and
- To advise the INFORMS Board on issues facing women in the profession of OR/MS and to keep the Board apprised of developments in this area.