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Lifetime Achievement in Location Analysis Award

  • 1.  Lifetime Achievement in Location Analysis Award

    Posted 02-25-2020 09:39

    Dear Colleagues: 

    This is a Call for Nominations for the Lifetime Achievement in Location Analysis Award. The Lifetime Achievement in Location Analysis (LALA) award is a triennial honor awarded to a person who has made significant lifetime contributions to location analysis research. The award is given every third year at the closing dinner of ISOLDE, the International Symposium on Locational Decisions, which will take place this year in Germany on June 14-19 (

    Nominations will be received until April 30, 2020. The nomination process consists of sending by email the following three items:

    (1) A letter of nomination, including significant reasons why this individual should be considered for this award.

    (2) An up-to-date curriculum vitae of the nominee.

    (3) Information about citations and service to the profession for the nominee.

    All nominations should be sent to Sibel Alumur Alev ( by April 30, 2020.

    The selection committee consists of:

    Sibel Alumur Alev
    University of Waterloo, Canada

    Gilbert Laporte
    HEC Montreal, Canada

    Stefan Nickel
    Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Germany

    Sibel Alumur Alev
    Associate Professor
    University of Waterloo
    Waterloo ON Canada