Who are we
The VT INFORMS chapter aims to stimulate interests in the fields of Operations Research, Manufacturing Systems and Processes, and Management Sciences, and to provide a venue for learning and professional development for students of Industrial and Systems Engineering, and other related programs, at Virginia Tech.
The Chapter serves as a platform for students and faculty to get exposed to research and industry professionals by providing a means of communication, networking, and information exchange.
VT INFORMS Services
Our chapter serves the following objectives:
Encourage interest in the field of operations research (OR), management sciences (MS), manufacturing systems and analytics
Present a forum for academia and industry speakers to address ORMS issues, share their research and collaborate
Provide professional development workshops about the methods and techniques of OR/MS to our students
Encourage graduate students to grow their professional network with the industry
Prepare graduate students for both the academic and industrial job markets
Enhance the sense of community within the VT ISE department
To be an officer
Our Student Chapter is growing by the day and we need your support to make it
happen. Perks of being a part of our team include:
Leadership, communication and event management experience
Departmental presence - develop relations with ISE students, professors, and office staff
INFORMS National Chapter ($40) and VT Chapter ($10) fees waived!
Interact with our invited speakers from industry and academia and improve your job prospects
If you wish to join our Leadership Team, please fill out the form below: