[Opt-Net] ISMP 2015 - Local Accommodation Options

Fatma Kilinc-Karzan fkilinc at andrew.cmu.edu
Wed May 20 14:38:49 CEST 2015

Announcement: ISMP 2015 - Local Accommodation Options


The organizers of ISMP 2015 have the great pleasure of inviting you to 
Pittsburgh, PA  USA, July 12-17, 2015. ISMP is the international 
symposium on optimization and is held every three years on behalf of the 
Mathematical Optimization Society. At ISMP 2015 there will be more than 
1500 talks on all aspects of mathematical optimization and we expect 
more than 1700 participants!

Important Dates

June 8, 2015: hotel reservation deadline
July 12, 2015: opening ceremony at Wyndham Grand Pittsburgh Downtown Hotel
July 17, 2015: scientific program ends at 5:25pm


Please register on our webpage www.ismp2015.org by choosing the menu 
item "Registration" and following the instructions there. Early 
registration deadline has passed.

Scientific & Social Program is Available Online

The symposium starts on Sunday, July 12, 6pm, with the Opening Ceremony 
at the Wyndham Grand Pittsburgh Downtown Hotel and ends on Friday, July 
17, at 5:25pm. For further details including the complete schedule and 
abstracts of the talks please visit http://www.ismp2015.org/?page_id=283.

The symposium and opening ceremony will take place at the Wyndham Grand 
Pittsburgh Downtown Hotel located at the confluence of Pittsburgh’s 
famed Three Rivers.

The opening ceremony will feature the presentation of awards by the 
Mathematical Optimization Society and will be followed by the Welcome 

Pittsburgh is defined by its rivers, set on a "Golden Triangle" of land 
where the Allegheny and Monongahela Rivers meet to form the Ohio. The 
conference dinner will be on Wednesday July 15th featuring a river 
cruise on the Monongahela, Allegheny and Ohio Rivers, with panoramic 
views of beautiful landscapes and towering skyscrapers of Pittsburgh.

Hotel Booking

If you have not done so yet, please book your hotel room immediately. 
While several hotels reserved for ISMP have sold out, we have added a 
limited number of rooms at an additional downtown hotel. Please check 
the information on "Venue" on the ISMP webpage: 

You may also want to check hotel booking sites such as:

Cheaper Local Accommodation Option:

Cheaper accommodation in dorms at Duquesne University is available. If 
you are interested in, please see the dorm housing page: 
There are limited number of such rooms and registration for ISMP 2015 is 
required to make reservation requests.

We look forward to welcoming you in Pittsburgh!

The ISMP Organizing Committee

Fatma Kilinc Karzan
Assistant Professor of Operations Research
Tepper School of Business
Carnegie Mellon University
fkilinc at andrew.cmu.edu
(+1) 412 268 9198

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