INFORMS Committees are the primary decision-making groups of INFORMS. If you would like to volunteer for a committee, please contact the committee chair of interest.


Includes: Analytics Certification Board (ACB), Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Committee, Executive Committee, Finance Committee, History and Traditions Committee, Information Technology Committee, International Activities Committee, Investment Committee, Meetings Committee, Nominating Committee, Publications Committee, Strategic Planning Committee, and Subdivisions Council and Committees

Education Group

Includes: Education Strategy Committee, Education Outreach Committee, Committee on Teaching and Learning, University Analytics Programs' Committee, Education Programs' Database Committee, and Combined Colloquia Committee.

Member Services Group

Includes: Membership Committee, Student Affairs Subcommittee, Speakers Program Committee and the OR/MS Tomorrow Subcommittee

Awards Group

Includes: Case Competition Committee, Donald P. Gaver Early Career Award for Excellence in Operations Committee, Daniel H. Wagner Prize for Excellence in Operations Research Practice Committee, Dantzig Dissertation Prize, Doing Good With Good O.R. Student Paper Competition Committee, Franz Edelman Award Committee, George Nicholson Prize Committee, Impact Prize Committee, INFORMS Fellows Selection Committee, INFORMS President’s Award Committee, INFORMS Prize Committee, John von Neumann Theory Prize Committee, Kimball Medal Committee, Lanchester Prize Committee, Philip McCord Morse Lectureship Award Committee, Prize for the Teaching of OR/MS Practice Committee, Professional Recognition Committee, Saul Gass Expository Writing Award Committee, Undergraduate Operations Research Prize Committee, UPS George D. Smith Prize Committee, and the Volunteer Service Award


Includes: Practice Strategy Committee, Industry Outreach and Engagement Committee, and Committee on Industry-Academia Collaborations