[Coin-announce] Sixth annual COIN-OR INFORMS Cup competition
MNediak at business.queensu.ca
Fri Sep 24 07:42:09 EDT 2010
COIN-OR INFORMS CUP
INFORMS Annual Meeting 2010
Sponsored by IBM
Announcing the sixth annual "COIN-OR INFORMS Cup" competition
o A submission or nomination must contain:
1. A synopsis of an effective use of COIN-OR or valuable contribution to COIN-OR (or both!).
2. An explanation of its significance.
o The winner must accept the prize in person at the 2010 INFORMS meeting --- so we can all celebrate appropriately (see "Celebration" below).
o Submission deadline: Friday October 29, 2010.
o Self-nomination is welcomed.
o We especially encourage nominations of effective use of COIN-OR that the community may not know about.
Submissions will be judged by a committee of members of the COIN-OR Foundation, Inc.
Celebration: The actual awarding of the COIN-OR INFORMS Cup will take place at the reception in honour of John Forrest and the 10th Anniversary of COIN-OR. All entrants and their supporters are welcome to join in the celebration and regale (rile) the prize winners. The celebration sponsor is IBM.
o Day: Sunday, November 7th
o Time: 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
o Location: Iron Cactus Mexican Grill & Margarita Bar, corner of Trinity & 6th Streets in downtown Austin, TX
The winning entry will be posted on the COIN-OR Website.
Please e-mail your submissions to coin-cup at coin-or.org
Enter, come, possibly win, and raise your cup with us!
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