• Center of Innovation

    At the MIT ORC, our vibrant community of scholars and researchers work collaboratively to connect data to decisions in order to solve problems effectively—and impact the world positively. 

  • Research

    At the MIT ORC, we highly value research and the important role it plays in operations research and analytics. That’s why our students are actively engaged in research from the start.

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  • Global Impact

    Our impact can be felt around the world in areas ranging from finance to education to health care. We create mathematical models to help individuals and organizations make smarter decisions—and to improve society as a whole. 

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  • ORC Community

    The MIT ORC is made up of a supportive community of creative and talented students and faculty who work together to positively impact the world.

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  • Analytics

    Analytics is the science of using data to build models that lead to decisions that add value to institutions, companies, and individuals.

INFORMS 2017 Awards

Congrats on INFORMS 2017 Awards

Andrew Li, Brad Sturt, and Will Ma (ORC Students) came in 1st, 2nd, and Finalist for the 2017 Nicholson Competition and Rong Yuan (alum) received Honorable Mention for the Dantzig Award.

Seeking the stories behind the data

Olivia Zhao attends a baseball game at Fenway Park each year and has closely followed each baseball season since

Reading a neural network’s mind

Neural networks, which learn

ORC Holiday Party
Friday, December 15, 2017

ORC Holiday Party

The Operations Research Center will hold a holiday party for the ORC Fac

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