[Coin-announce] COIN-OR INFORMS CUP -- call for submissions and nominations
pbelott at clemson.edu
Sun Sep 18 09:44:03 EDT 2011
COIN-OR INFORMS CUP
INFORMS Annual Meeting 2011
Announcing the seventh annual "COIN-OR INFORMS Cup" competition.
Submissions and nominations are now open for valuable contributions to
COIN-OR and projects that use COIN-OR software.
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: Monday, October 10, 2011.
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
Celebration: The COIN-OR INFORMS Cup will be awarded during the INFORMS
Annual meeting in Charlotte, NC. All entrants and their supporters are
welcome to join in the celebration and regale (rile) the prize winners.
o Day: Sunday, November 13th 2011
o Time: 8:00 PM
o Location: TBD
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!
Dept. of Mathematical Sciences
email: pbelott at clemson.edu
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