Annual Convention

 An international conference on 'Advancing Frontiers in Operational Research: Towards a Sustainable World' (AROR-2017) will be held during21-23 December 2017, as a part of the 50th Annual Convention and celebration of the 125th birthday of Prof. P. C. Mahalanobis, the founder President of ORSI and the DIAMOND JUBILEE of the OPERATIONAL RESEARCH SOCIETY OF INDIA.


A pre-conference special session on 'Urban Planning' will be held on 20 December 2017. The venue of the conference is the "Heritage Institute of Technology, Kolkata". 

Important Deadlines:

Extended Abstract Submission: 30 March 2017.

Notification of Acceptance of Extended Abstract: 15 May 2017.

Full Paper Submission: 15 June 2017.

Final Acceptance of Full Paper: 15 August 2017.

Registration: 30 October 2017.

Please visit the website at for details.


It has also been decided to institute three awards in honour of Prof. P. C. Mahalanobis, to be presented to three distinguished educators during the annual convention every year starting from this year. Please check at the 'ORSI News' corner for details.