Military Applications Society (MAS) is a technical society within the
Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences (INFORMS).
MAS welcomes members from around the globe who share a common interest
in its goals.
The goals of MAS are to:
- advance research in global defense-related topics, including
military operations, governmental operations and security, and nation
- foster high standards in the practice of military operations research;
- promote the global exchange of information and ideas amongst
developers and users of military operations research tools and
- help develop students and practitioners of military operations
research to be capable of addressing the complex challenges of the 21st
MAS does this through a program of meetings, awards, publications and
other activities independently and in concert with sister societies
such as the Military Operations Research Society (MORS).