Call for Nominations

The INFORMS Optimization Society is seeking nominations of candidates for the following officer positions:

  • Vice-Chair for Computational Optimization and Software
  • Vice-Chair for Integer and Discrete Optimization
  • Vice-Chair for Linear and Conic Optimization
  • Vice-Chair for Network Optimization
  • Secretary/Treasurer

We would like to thank the outgoing officers of the above positions, Ruth Misener, Merve Bodur, Nathan Krislock, Jose Walteros, Andy Sun, for their service.

Self-nominations for all of the above five positions are encouraged. Vice-Chairs and Secretary/Treasurer serve a two-year term.

The responsibilities of the Vice-Chairs and Secretary/Treasurer can be found in the Bylaws of the IOS at

Please send your nominations or self-nominations to Andy Sun ( including contact information for the nominee, by August 20, 2021. Please restrict your nomination to one person per position. Online elections will begin immediately after the nomination deadline, with new officers taking up their duties at the conclusion of the 2021 INFORMS annual meeting.