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We're back! YinzOR 2022 Conference Invitation

  • 1.  We're back! YinzOR 2022 Conference Invitation

    Posted 06-14-2022 12:39
    Edited by Michael Zlatin 06-14-2022 12:41

    Dear friends,

    The CMU INFORMS Student Chapter is excited to announce the 2022 YinzOR Student Conference, held at Carnegie Mellon University, Tepper School of Business. It will take place on August 26-27th, 2022. YinzOR is a single-track, student-centered conference that brings together PhD students studying OR, OM, IE, ChemE, CS and related areas, to facilitate interaction and collaboration with peers.

    Attendance is open to all PhD students. Check out our website for details on YinzOR 2022. Here are some highlights!


    This year, we are pleased to have speakers from Harvard University, the University of Toronto, Georgia Tech, the University of Pittsburgh, Carnegie Mellon University, Microsoft Research, and Lyft.

    Flash Talks
    Selected students will present 5-Minute Flash Talks in a competition judged by the attendees with cash prizes! Sign up here.

    Industry Problem Solving Session

    This session will be hosted by our sponsor companies. Each company will present on a key business problem that is solved using Optimization / Data Analytics. This session will be interactive and show some current solutions. Companies may also advertise internships and full-time positions for those interested!

    Social Events

    Interact with other student participants and Professors in your area during our designated social time.

    Poster Session

    We are hosting a poster session open to all PhD students in related fields. Submit a poster about any piece of research that you find exciting! The top three posters will receive substantial cash prizes. Sign up here.

    Registration is free! To register, please complete the registration form at your earliest convenience. If you wish to learn more about what to expect at YinzOR, please check out this article about a past YinzOR.

    Looking forward to seeing you at YinzOR 2022,

    2022 YinzOR Organizing Committee

    CMU INFORMS Student Chapter‎ (@CMU_INFORMS)

    Michael Zlatin
    pittsburgh PA