Pascal Van Hentenryck gives IFORS Distinguished Lecture

Published on January 7, 2014

Pascal Van Hentenryck gives IFORS Distinguished Lecture

Pascal Van Hentenryck was awarded and presented the IFORS Distinguished Lecture at INFORMS Annual Meeting 2013 in Minnesota. The IFORS Distinguished Lecturer Award was established in 1999 to recognise distinguished Operational Research scholars and practitioners. Pascal’s lecture“Computational Disaster Management: The Role of OR/MS”, highlighted the need for OR/MS tools in preparing, mitigating, responding and recovering from natural disasters such as Hurricane Katrina and the Tohoku tsunami.