INFORMS at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign


Past Events

Panera Bread Tech Talk

Thursday, October 22nd
6 – 7PM
101 Transportation Building

Panera Bread and the University’s own alumni Mike Brunetto will be speaking about the importance of OR in his line of work. We’ll begin learning about the countless opportunities that are open to UIUC engineering students. He’ll discuss OR topics ranging from global logistics, value chain, optimizing the work force, and what he describes as “good old engineering”There will also an assembly line case study to apply OR techniques!

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September General Meeting

Thursday, September 10th 2015
101 Transportation Building

Please join us for updates and learn more about opportunities you can get involved in INFORMS. We will talk about our plan for the semester, upcoming projects, and more.

Presentation Slides

Rockwell Automation Plant Tour

Friday, September 4th
2 – 4PM
Meet in front of Transportation building

Rockwell Automation will host a plant tour for INFORMS! It will be held at 2:30PM on the 4th of September. They will show members of the organization their facilities, the work they do regarding OR, and future career opportunities they offer!  Please note that spots will be limited based on vehicle space.

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Grad Student Info Session

Date: Tuesday, September 1st
Time: 4 – 5PM
Location: 303 Seminar Room Transportation Building

This event is aimed towards providing the newly arrived Graduate Students with much needed information about the concentrations, research areas, required coursework, job opportunities etc., which will help them devise a plan and succeed in their academic and professional endeavors. The event will be consist of short presentations by senior graduate students in ISE, who will share their experience on the mentioned topics.

Engineers’ Night 2015

INFORMS will have a booth at the Engineers’ Night on August 26th, 2015 from 3:30-6:30 on the Bardeen Quad (the area between Grainger Library, Mechanical Engineering Lab, Engineering Hall and Talbot Lab). Continue reading “Engineers’ Night 2015”

Quad Day 2015

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