Section: Dissemination

Promoting Scientific Activities

Scientific Events: Organisation

General Chair, Scientific Chair
  • 23rd Belgian Mathematical Optimization Workshop, La Roche, Belgium, April 25-26, 2019: Bernard Fortz (Organizer)

Member of the Organizing Committees
  • 8th Winter School on Network Optimization, Estoril, Portugal, January 14-18, 2019: Bernard Fortz

Scientific Events: Selection

Member of the Conference Program Committees
  • LI Brazilian Symposium on Operational Research (LI SBPO), Limeira/SP - Brazil, September 2019: Martine Labbé

  • ORBEL 2019, Hasselt, Belgium, January 2019: Bernard Fortz, Martine Labbé

  • ROADEF2019 - 19ème Conférence de la Société Française de Recherche Opérationnelle et d'Aide à la Décision, Le Havre, France, February 2019: Luce Brotcorne, Diego Cattaruzza, Bernard Fortz, Frédéric Semet

  • INOC 2019, International Network Optimization Conference, Avignon, France, June 2019: Bernard Fortz

  • EURO 2019, European Conference of Operational Research Societies, Dublin, Ireland, June 2019: Bernard Fortz

  • 5th JuliaCon, Baltimore, USA, July 22-26, 2019: Mathieu Besançon

  • TRISTAN X-Triennial Symposium on Transportation Analysis, Jun 2019, Hamilton Island, Australia, June 2019: Frédéric Semet

  • Workshop of the Transportation and Logistics Society, INFORMS, Jun 2019, Vienna, Austria, June 2019: Frédéric Semet


Member of the Editorial Boards
  • EURO Journal on Computational Optimization: Martine Labbé - Editor in chief, Bernard Fortz - Editor

  • Computers and Operations Research: Luce Brotcorne - Member of the Advisory Board

  • INFORMS Journal on Computing: Bernard Fortz - Associate editor

  • International Transactions in Operations Research: Bernard Fortz, Martine Labbé - Associate editors

  • Transportation Science: Martine Labbé - Member of the Advisory Board

Reviewer - Reviewing Activities

Annals of Operations Research, Applied Computing and Informatics, Central European Journal of Operations Research, Computers & Operations Research, Computational Optimization and Applications, Discrete Applied Mathematics, EURO Journal on Transportation and Logistics, European Journal of Operational Research, IISE Transactions, INFORMS Journal on Computing, International Journal of Management Science and Engineering Management, Mathematical Programming Computation, Networks, Omega, Operations Research, Optimization and Engineering, RAIRO - Operations Research, Transportation Science, IEEE Transactions on Power Systems, IEEE Transactions on Smart Grids, IEEE Power Engineering Letters: Mathieu Besançon, Luce Brotcorne, Diego Cattaruzza, Bernard Fortz, Martine Labbé, Maxime Ogier, Frédéric Semet.

Invited Talks

  • Mathieu Besançon was invited speaker at the JuliaNantes workshop in Nantes, France, June 2019

  • Martine Labbé was plenary speaker at CPAIOR in Tessalonik, Greece, June 2019

  • Martine Labbé was plenary speaker at AMSI Optimise in Perth, Australia, June 2019

  • Martine Labbé was plenary speaker at the 7th International Conference on Variable Neighborhood Search, Rabat, Marocco, October 2019

  • Frédéric Semet was invited speaker at the Workshop on the Logistics of Autonomous Vessels, Bergen, Norway, May 2019

Leadership within the Scientific Community

  • EURO Working Group “Pricing and Revenue Management”: Luce Brotcorne - coordinator

  • EURO Working Group “European Network Optimization Group (ENOG)”: Bernard Fortz - coordinator

  • EURO Working Group “Vehicle routing and logistics optimization (VEROLOG)”: Frédéric Semet - Member of the board

  • INFORMS Women in OR/MS: Luce Brotcorne - International liaison

  • ORBEL (Belgian Operations Research Society): Bernard Fortz - Member of the board of administration

  • ORBEL representative for EURO and IFORS: Bernard Fortz

  • CNRS GdR 3002: Operations Research: Frédéric Semet - Member of the steering committee

Scientific Expertise

  • Scientific orientation committee of the Interuniversity Centre on Entreprise Networks, Transportation and Logistics (CIRRELT), Canada: Bernard Fortz, Frédéric Semet - Members

  • Center for Mathematics, Fundamental Applications and Operations Research, University of Lisbon: Martine Labbé - Member

  • DFG Review Panel “Mathematics” for Clusters of Excellence, 2018: Martine Labbé - Member

  • Scientific committee of France-Netherlands Exchange Program: Luce Brotcorne - Member

  • Evaluation committee for Inria/MITACS Exchange Program: Luce Brotcorne - Member

  • Evaluation committee COST GTRI: Luce Brotcorne - Member

  • Fund for research training in industry and agriculture (FRIA) PE1 - jury 1: Bernard Fortz - Member

  • Scientific board of PICOM competitiveness cluster: Frédéric Semet - Member

  • Agence Nationale de la Recherche (ANR): Luce Brotcorne, Frédéric Semet - Reviewer

  • Fond de Recherche Nature et Technologie du Québec: Frédéric Semet - Reviewer

  • Research Council of Norway: Frédéric Semet - Reviewer

  • Evaluation committee NSERC - EG 1509: Bernard Fortz - Member

Research Administration

  • Committee for the Technological Development (CDT): Luce Brotcorne - Member

  • CRIStAL: Frédéric Semet - Deputy-director

  • Scientific council of Centrale Lille: Frédéric Semet - Elected member

  • Scientific council of OPTIMA thematic group of CRIStAL: Diego Cattaruzza Member