|The first issue of CRORS News - yearly magazine of Croatian Operational Research Society is published! It is aimed to inform members of CRORS (HDOI) and public about the activities of our society, and to promote operational research (OR) as a perspective area for academics, researchers, and practitioners. Read about OR events in 2013 in Croatia and abroad, see the atmosphere at EURO/INFORMS and SOR conferences, find out some info about analytics and big data, see announcements of upcoming events: KOI 2014, TEC workshop, interviews with prof. Luka Neralic and prof. James J. Cohran, and much more....|
|A member of CRORS Executive Committee and a former president dr.sc. Kristina Soric spent last few weeks at USA, where she collaborated with Greys Sošić, Associate professor at Marshall School of Business, University of Southern California (Los Angeles). During that collaboration they investigated optimization problems in supply chain management, and Kristina Soric has started a new MBA program at Zagreb School of Economics and Management, which is the only MBA on that topic in Croatia and in the region. An article about that trip to USA is also published at the portal Istarski.hr.|
|We invite you to participate in the IFORS 2014 Conference that will be held in Barcelona, Spain, July 13-18 2014. It will bring operational researchers from around the globe together. The venue is Barcelona International Convention Center, which was built for Barcelona’s International Cultural Forum in 2002 and counts with all the facilities to host major conferences. Deadline for abstract submission is January 31, 2014.
More information about the conference available at www.ifors2014.org.