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Professor Ahti Salo appointed member of the COVID19 Science Panel

Date of Publication: 23.04.2020

Prof. Ahti Salo has been appointed member of the COVID19 Science Panel which will support the Finnish Government in preparing exit strategies from the COVID-19 crisis. 

CANCELLED! ACOR and FORS organize EURO2022 kickoff seminar 28.4.

Date of Publication: 11.03.2020

This seminar is a kickoff for the 32nd EURO conference organized in Otaniemi in July 2022. EURO is the main European operations research and analytics conference with some 2,500 participants from around the world. The seminar provides Finnish companies an opportunity to give short presentations on how OR and analytics are being utilized in their operations, and what kinds of opportunities the conference offers for companies in terms of visibility, sponsorship, recruitment opportunities, and future collaboration.

The objective of the event is to bring together company representatives, students, researchers and EURO2022 conference organizers to discuss how Finnish companies' interests could be accounted for in the conference program and what kinds of opportunities the conference provides. For students, the event provides an excellent opportunity to learn how operations research and analytics are utilized in Finnish companies.

The event is organized at 3 pm at A Grid, Otakaari 5. Please register here by Sun Apr 26th. Visit the seminar web site for more information.

Challenges and Opportunities for OR in Electricity Markets

Date of Publication: 29.01.2020

A public lecture by Prof. Shmuel S. Oren. Friday, March 6 2020 at 14-15, Hall M1, Otakaari 1F, Aalto University, Espoo.

Summer jobs at the Systems Analysis Laboratory

Date of Publication: 28.01.2020

The Systems Analysis Laboratory is hiring interns for the summer of 2020. See for a list of topics and more information on applying.

Traffic jams can be explained with physics

Date of Publication: 19.12.2019

Read the article about the research of Ehtamo and von Schantz in the latest Tekniikan maailma -magazine (article in Finnish).

Smart and Green Cities Workshop

Date of Publication: 10.12.2019

Doctoral Workshop "Smart and Green Cities", GWL Hannover 9.11.2019 

Workshop Smart and Green Cities PDF


Date of Publication: 24.09.2019

EURO2022, the largest european conference in operations research to be hosted in Otaniemi in July 2022.

Edgeworth-Pareto Award

Date of Publication: 24.09.2019
Professor Ahti Salo received the Edgeworth-Pareto Award.

Frank P. Ramsey Medal

Date of Publication: 24.09.2019

Professor Raimo Hämäläinen has been selected to receive the 2019 Frank P. Ramsey Medal


Date of Publication: 24.09.2019
Systems Analysis Laboratory case study Improving Systems with Operations Research was presented in the Impact Night of Aalto's Research, Art and Impact Assessment, Aug 2018


Date of Publication: 21.03.2019
ACOR's 2nd OR afternoon 23.4.2019: "How are OR and AI methods used in topical operations management problems?" Register by 17.4.2019 


Date of Publication: 18.01.2019
Sampsa Ruutu, M.Sc.(Tech.), defends his dissertation "Dynamic modelling for the analysis and support of systemic innovations and competition strategies" on Friday 25 January 2019 at 12 noon at the Aalto University School of Science, lecture hall M1, Otakaari 1, Espoo.