2021 YinzOR Student Conference

  • Remote Access - Zoom
  • Virtual Conference - ET

The CMU INFORMS Student Chapter is excited to announce the 4th 2021 YinzOR Student Conference, held virtually on August 28th, 2021. YinzOR is a single-track, student-centered conference that brings together PhD students studying OR, OM, CS and related areas, to facilitate interaction and collaboration with peers.

Attendance is open to all PhD students.

Check out the website for details on YinzOR 2021. Some highlights.

  • Talks:  This year, we are pleased to have speakers from Cornell University, the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, University of Texas at Austin, University of Southern California, Northwestern University and Google Research.
  • Short Video Competition:  We are hosting a short video competition open to all PhD students in related fields. Submit a short video (up to 5 minutes) about any piece of research that you find exciting! The top three videos will win a cash prize of $100. Submit your videos on the Video Competition Page.
  • Job Market Panel:  Curious about how the job market works for PhD students in your area? We have invited a host of panelists from diverse backgrounds to describe their experiences and answer your questions!
  • Social Pairings:  Interact with other student participants and Professors in your area during our designated social time. Sign up for a slot and you will be grouped with others to chat during the lunch break.

Registration is free! Complete the registration form at your earliest convenience.

If you wish to learn more about what to expect at YinzOR, please check out this article about a past YinzOR.

Looking forward to seeing you at YinzOR 2021