GDN INFORMS Section Award

GDN INFORMS Section Award

We are seeking nominations for the 2019 Group Decision and Negotiation Section Award.

The GDN INFORMS Section Award honors an individual who has made outstanding contributions to research in the field of Group Decision and Negotiation and/or outstanding contributions to the GDN Section. The contributions justifying the award may be recent or they may have been made over the recipient's lifetime. The Award will be accompanied by a Citation, to be prepared by the Section Award Committee, describing the recipient's contributions to Group Decision and Negotiation.

The 2019 GDN Section Award is scheduled to be presented during the GDN conference dinner in Loughborough, UK, in June 2019. The Award Recipient will be invited to give a keynote at the conference.

Nominations should explain why the nominee is deserving of the GDN Section Award, specifying exceptional research contributions to the field of Group Decision and Negotiation, and/or outstanding service within and for the GDN Section. The nomination letter should not exceed two pages in length, and should be submitted to the Section Award Committee Chair (see below) prior to the nomination deadline. The letter should be in a suitable electronic form, for example pdf, and should be received on or before March, 15th 2019.

Nomination letters should be sent to Pascale Zaraté at:

The GDN INFORMS Section Awards Committee:

Pascale Zaraté, Toulouse University, IRIT, France (Chair)

Fran Ackermann, Curtin University, Australia

Katia Sycara, Carnegie Mellon University, USA,

Adiel de Almeida, Universidade Federal de Pernambuco, Brazil,

Keith W. Hipel, University of Waterloo, Canada