Group for Research in Decision Analysis

IVADO funding program for excellence scholarships – PhD

  • Antoine Prouvost (Polytechnique Montréal, Andrea Lodi)
    Learning to Select Cutting Planes in Integer Programming

IVADO funding program for excellence scholarships – MSc

  • Tiphaine Bonniot de Ruisselet (Polytechnique Montréal, Dominique Orban)
    Accélération de méthodes d’optimisation pour les problèmes volumineux par évaluation inexact

Title: Schémas de valorisation économique de grands ensembles de chauffe-eau électriques coordonnés par un agrégateur au sein d'un réseau intelligent

Professor Gilbert Laporte was among the winners of this year's Best Paper Awards recently presented by the Humanitarian Operations and Crisis Management College of the Production & Operations Management Society (POMS).

Their paper, entitled "Collaborative Prepositioning Network Design for Regional Disaster Response", was co-authored with Professor Marie-Ève Rancourt of HEC Montréal, Professor Burçu Balcik of Ozyegin University, in Turkey, and IVADO postdoctoral researcher Selene Silvestri.

The paper will be published shortly in Production and Operations Management, a scientific journal on the Financial Times list.

For more information.

Since June 1st, 2019, Daniel Aloise has been promoted to Associate Professor in the Department of Computer Engineering at Polytechnique Montréal.

Erick Delage was promoted to Full Professor in the Department of Decision Scences of HEC Montréal.

Sébastien Le Digabel has been promoted to Full Professor in the Department of Mathematical and Industrial Engineering at Polytechnique Montréal.

Sihem Taboubi was promoted to Full Professor in the Department of Marketing of HEC Montréal.


The last issue of the Newsletter is now available. Enjoy!

  • Spotlights on ... - Projects to strengthen collaboration: report from the outgoing director
  • Collaborations - Canada research Chair program in Supply Chain Analytics
  • Impact papers - Boris N. Oreshkin, Nazim Regnard, and Pierre L’Ecuyer win the INFORMS Outstanding Simulation Publication Award
  • Who are they? - Hugues Delmaire, Marco Lübbecke
  • Postdoctoral fellows - Elizaveta Kuznetsova, Linda Mhalla, Chun Peng, Borzou Rostami
  • Where are they now? - Jean-François Bégin, Ibrahim Chamseddine, Loïc Sarrazin McCann

On March 27th, the GERAD executive board officially announced Olivier Bahn (HEC Montréal) as director of the GERAD from June 1st, 2019 to April 30th 2023.