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46th ORSSA Annual Conference (2017)

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Champagne Sports Resort

The 46th Annual Conference of the Operations Research Society of South Africa (ORSSA) will take place at Champagne Sports Resort, in the Central Drakensberg - KwaZulu Natal, South Africa, from September 10th to 13th, 2017.

An optional tutorial hosted by IBM will be held on Sunday afternoon 10 September, followed by a welcome reception that same evening. The main conference will start Monday morning 11 September and will close at lunchtime on Wednesday, September 13th. Participation over the full spectrum of Op­erations Research is encouraged, including papers of a more fundamental nature, application of Operations Research techniques in business and industry, topical issues in Operations Research, and the philosophy, teaching and marketing of Operations Research.

The conference keynote speakers will be Susara van den Heever (opening conference keynote) and Riaan de Jongh (closing keynote).

Registration and submissions of abstracts will open on the 15th of March 2017 and will close on the 14th of July 2017. Abstracts submitted late will regrettably not be accepted.

Delegates are responsible for their own travel and accom­modation arrangements. Champagne Sports Resort is recommended, as the Society has arranged competitive rates for delegates at the conference venue. To make an accommodation booking for the conference, please download the accommodation request form on the Accommodation page of the website and forward it to Champagne Sports Resort to process your request.

Special thanks to our sponsors The Foschini Group, SAS Institute, Blue Stallion, OPSI Systems, Department of Industrial Engineering at SU, Pivot Sciences, Centre for BMI at NWU, Department of Logistics at SU, Department of Decision Sciences at UNISA.

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