Group for Research in Decision Analysis

OR/MS scientific writing activity

This activity includes two workshops and a competition where students will learn about and experience the peer-reviewed publishing process guided by experienced faculty members. During this activity, students will have to write a 4 to 6-page extended abstract on one of their research projects. The best extended abstract will receive an award.

Students must register at:

Important dates

  • October 27th, 2017 - Deadline for registration and submission of a 500-word abstract.
  • November 10th, 2017 - Workshop I “Writing a scientific paper” by Prof. Gilbert Laporte (first draft required).
  • February 16th, 2018 – Workshop II “Effectively responding to reviewers’ comments”.
  • March 2018 - Final submission.

2017.10.09_WritingWorkshopPoster2.pdf (100 KB)