School of Business and Economics


15 Sep 2016

Operational Research Society will hold its 2017 annual conference at Loughborough

Prof Robinson

The SBE is delighted to announce that the Operational Research Society ( is confirmed to be holding their annual conference at Loughborough next year (September).  This helps cement our position as a leading School in the OR field.

Professor Stewart Robinson, Dean, School of Business and Economics, said:

As both Dean and Immediate Past President of the Operational Research Society, I am delighted that the Society has decided to run its annual conference at Loughborough in September 2017. 

Over the last five years the School has developed its expertise in operational research to the point where we are recognised as having one of Europe’s leading groups.  Hosting this prestigious conference cements our leading position and highlights our influence on the fields of operational research and analytics.

Registration and programme details will follow in due course.

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