Welcome Message

Dear Friends and Colleagues,

It is a great pleasure and honor to extend you a warm invitation to attend the 22nd Conference of
the International Federation of Operational Research Societies from June 21 (Sun) - 26 (Fri), 2020 at the COEX, in Seoul, Korea.

IFORS 2020 Seoul is jointly organized by the International Federation of Operational Research Societies (IFORS) and the Korean Operations Research and Management Science Society (KORMS). We are very excited to be hosting this time-honored conference, which has been held triennially since its inaugural meeting in 1957. This will be the third time the Conference bring academia and practitioners from around the globe to Asia where Operational Research, Management Sciences, and Business Analytics have undergone a marked development over the past decades.

The IFORS 2020 Organizing Committee is committed to making this Conference accessible to the professionals so that they may fully participate in this event, be part of the great IFORS community, and enjoy the various benefits the Conference will offer. We believe this memorable event will also help promote multi-disciplinary, cross-industry, multi-sector networking with professionals, opinion leaders, and corporate and government decision makers from around the world.

The Committee promises to put its utmost effort to provide the high-quality experience of largescale exhibitions as well as enjoyable social events where you make friends from all over the world.
We sincerely hope that you plan in advance to organize a session, give a talk, and meet new and old friends and colleagues to share your vision, knowledge and experience in your respective fields of expertise.

We believe IFORS 2020 Seoul will be an outreach platform showcasing to the world the diverse potential of your state-of-the-art knowledge and experience, and Seoul, a city of dynamism and hospitality, will be an unforgettable rendezvous with your friends.
We are sincerely looking forward to greeting you in Seoul in 2020.
Warmest Regards,