Our monthly speaker program features prominent individuals who are well known in their fields. Speakers present timely topics of importance to practicing operations research and management science professionals. Past speakers have included Nobel Prize laureates, senior corporate executives, world-known economists and others working at the cutting edge of OR/MS practice.
Meetings are usually held Wednesday of the third week of every month from 12 noon until 2 pm at the Penn Club, and include a buffet lunch. The Penn Club is located at 30 West 44 Street, just a few blocks west of Grand Central Rail Terminal. There is no meeting in July or August.
How To Make Reservations
To make a reservation call John Waldes at (212) 362-0302
or send him an email
. Reservation deadline is 5 pm Friday before the meeting. Email reservations will be confirmed by return email. If you do not receive email confirmation by the Friday before the meeting, please make your reservation by telephone.
Cost is $55 for chapter members, $65 for non-members
Discounted fee for first-time attendees: Luncheon seminar fee is $35 if attendee joins chapter as a new member (attendee must complete new member application and pay $50 chapter membership fee or $40 if an INFORMS national member).
An additional $10 walk-in fee is charged those attending without a reservation. Fees are payable by cash, check or credit card at the meeting.