Haarlem, The Netherlands – The Tilburg University, a long time user of AIMMS and proponent of applying new optimization techniques such as robust optimization, is opening a new research institute called Ticopt (Tilburg Center for Optimization). Ticopt aims to be a center of excellence in the area of applied and theoretical research in optimization, which is a subfield of Operations Research.

Invitation for kick-off symposium on June 15

Ticopt will have its kick-off symposium on June 15, 2011 and both researchers from academia and practitioners are invited. There is no registration fee, but registration is required before June 8 (see http://www.tilburguniversity.edu/research/institutes-and-research-groups/ticopt/news for details).