The mission of the Canada Research Chair in decision making under uncertainty is to develop numerical methods that can either provide decision support or act autonomously in the context of decision-making problems where uncertainty plays a key role.
At the scholarship ceremony of the HEC Montréal Offices of the Program Director, on May 24, 2017, Amir Ardestani-Jaafari won the Esdras-Minville Award for this article:
Amir Ardestani-Jaafari, Erick Delage, "The value of flexibility in robust location-transportation problems", Transportation Science, 2017.
William B. Haskell – Krannert School of Management (SCOM), Purdue University, United States
Soroosh Shafieezadeh-Abadeh – École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL), Switzerland
Viet Anh Nguyen – École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL), Switzerland