Our group organized the joint reception of the BISE journal, the WISE and WITS conferences at Nymphenburg Palace with Paul Milgrom as keynote speaker. The event was followed by a two-day conference in the H4 hotel in Munich with Wl van der Aalst as keynote speaker. Co-organizers of WITS were Martin Bichler and Wolf Ketter. 


Felix Brandt has joined the board of TopMath (an elite doctoral program in mathematics within the Elite Network of Bavaria).

Felix Brandt has received the TUM TeachInf Award 2019 for the best elective course in computer science (Computational Social Choice).

The DFG Research Training Group AdONE has open PhD positions for students interested in Operations Research. Call for Applications

Martin Bichler will give the opening talk at the BISE young scholars workshop at the University of Augsburg on September 27, 2019. 

During the 81st Annual Meeting of the German Academic Association for Business Research, Layla Martin was awarded the "Best Master Thesis Award" by Junior Management Science for her thesis supervised by Paul Karaenke and M. Bichler.

M. Bichler will be a keynote speaker at the IFORS conference in Seoul, South Korea. IFORS is the peak body for Operations Research societies worldwide, and the conference is the world-wide meeting taking place every three years.

A short article about market design and the NSW fishery rights exchange (designed by M. Bichler and V. Fux) apppeared in BusinessThink.

TUM student teams supervised by G. Schwarz and C. Müller win places 1, 4 and 7 in the German Collegiate Programming Contest!

M. Bichler will be the new President of the INFORMS Section on Auctions and Market Design.