Moving Spirit Award for Fora

2013 - Awardee(s)
2013 Awardee(s): Burcu B. Keskin, University of Alabama

Purpose of the Award

The Moving Spirit Award has been established to recognize outstanding forum volunteers who have been "moving spirits" in their forum.

The award will be an 11"x8" mounted certificate signed by the Chapters/Fora Committee Chair. A letter of congratulations, in a form suitable for sending to each recipient's superior, will accompany the award. The certificate will be presented at the Chapter/Fora Committee Breakfast of the national INFORMS meetings. Awards will be shipped via UPS to those recipients unable to receive the award at the national meeting.

An account of the award, citation, recipient, and qualifying service shall be published in OR/MS Today.

Past Awardees

2013 Awardee(s)
Burcu B. Keskin, University of Alabama
2012 Awardee(s)
Award Not Given This Year
2011 Awardee(s)
Feryal Erhun , Stanford University
2010 Awardee(s)
Illya V. Hicks, Rice University
2009 Awardee(s)
Ana Muriel, University of Massachusetts Gal Raz, University of Virginia
2008 Awardee(s)
Eric Wolman, George Mason University
2007 Awardee(s)
Award Not Given This Year
2006 Awardee(s)
Award Not Given This Year
2005 Awardee(s)
Pinar Keskinocak, Georgia Institute of Technology, School of Industrial/Systems Engineering
2004 Awardee(s)
Erhan Erkut, Ozyegin University
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Nominations Due September 26, 2014

Qualifications may be satisfied by a candidate leading efforts either to form a new forum or revitalize an existing forum, or by long-term involvement with various forum activities, and services to the Institute on forum committees and/or as a forum officer.

Click here to learn more about the application process.

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Committee

Nominations shall be sent to:

Courtney Biefeld
INFORMS
5521 Research Park Drive, Suite 200
Catonsville, MD U.S.A.
e-mail: courtney.biefeld@informs.org
voice: +1 800-446-3676 x531
fax: +1 443-757-3515

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