EURO Distinguished Service Award

The EURO Distinguished Service Award (EDSA) [formerly known as EURO Distinguished Service Medal*] was approved by the Executive Committee in July 2006. The EDSA should honour extraordinary efforts in recognition of distinguished service to EURO and to the profession of OR. The award is officially bestowed in conjunction with a EURO-k Conference, if there is a suitable candidate. The laureate receives the EURO Distinguished Service Award and a diploma. Only one award may be made on each occasion.

*The award was renamed to better reflect the fact that the physical award has always been an engraved crystal desk ornament rather than a medal.


EURO Distinguished Service Award 2024

The 2024 EURO Distinguished Service Award is awarded to:

Lidija Zadnik-Stirn

University of Ljubljana

The EDSA 2024 jury consisted of Michel Bierlaire (chair), Daniele Vigo, Sally Brailsford, Josef Jablonský, Metin Türkay.

The presentation was made at the opening session of the EURO 2024 Conference in Copenhagen (Denmark).

The period for nominations for the 2024 EDSA is closed.

Jury of the EURO Distinguished Service Award 2025

To be confirmed

The period for nominations for the 2025 EDSA is not yet open. It will be announced in October 2024.

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