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INFORMS professional development programs promote lifelong learning and career growth for O.R. and Analytics professionals.

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Professional Development

Continuing Education

INFORMS offers a variety of classes and workshops throughout the year to enhance or update skills, introduce new concepts, and ultimately assist with career advancement goals. 

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Career Center

INFORMS Career Center offers employers and job-seekers a dedicated platform for finding O.R. and Analytics talent, and the latest job postings in the fields. INFORMS members have free access to view job listings, post resumes, and apply for jobs.

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Find a job at INFORMS Career Fair

Career Fair

INFORMS hosts two Career Fairs each year in conjunction with the Annual Meeting and Analytics Conference. Offering employers the ability to meet, interview, and recruit prospective employees onsite, the Career Fairs feature a wide range of corporations, universities, and other businesses and organizations seeking the best available O.R. and Analytics talent.

2020 Analytics Conference Career Fair

2019 Annual Meeting Career Fair


Whether you are a seasoned professional looking to give back to the next generation, or you are at the beginning of your career, the INFORMS Mentoring Program brings together our members with unique opportunities to advance their profession.

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Certified Analytics Professional


CAP® is the premier global professional certification for analytics practitioners.

Visit CAP to learn more about how this professional certification in Analytics can help advance your career, or enhance your organization’s ability to identify, recruit, and retain top talent.

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Pro Bono Analytics

Nonprofit organizations perform critical services in communities across the United States and around the world. Pro Bono Analytics works with nonprofits to help them use their data and information to make better decisions and achieve better results as they strive to make a difference in the lives of others. 

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Considering a Career in O.R. or Analytics?

Check out these resources for students to start you on your educational and career path.

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