Franz Edelman Award 2019, Finalist

  • Fischetti, M. (Recipient), Kristoffersen, J. R. (Recipient), Hjort, T. (Recipient), Monaci, M. (Recipient) & Pisinger, David (Recipient)

Prize: Prizes, scholarships, distinctions


The Franz Edelman competition attests to the contributions of operations research and analytics in both the profit and non-profit sectors. Since its inception, cumulative benefits from Edelman finalist projects has topped the $292 billion mark. Edelman finalist teams have improved organizational efficiency, increased profits, brought better products to consumers, helped foster peace negotiations, and saved lives. The purpose of the Franz Edelman competition is to bring forward, recognize and reward outstanding examples of operations research, management science, and advanced analytics in practice in the world, with $15,000 in awards. First prize is accompanied by a $10,000 honorarium.
Degree of recognitionInternational

Awarded at event

Event titleINFORMS Business Analytics Conference 2019
LocationJW Marriott Austin, Austin, United States
Period14 Apr 2019 → 16 Apr 2019


  • Business Analytics
  • Wind Energy