Welcome to the official website of the 2024 International Conference of the African Federation of Operational Research Societies (AFROS) in Tlemcen, Algeria! On behalf of the organizing committee, we are excited to invite you to this prestigious event, which promises to be a remarkable gathering of experts, researchers, and practitioners in the field of Operational Research and Management Science (OR/MS).

We are excited to inform you that AFROS 2024 will be a hybrid conference, offering both in-person and virtual participation options, ensuring maximum accessibility for attendees from around the world.

As the AFROS Algeria Chapter, we are honored to host the third edition of this conference, building upon the success of previous editions held in Tunis, Tunisia, in 2018 and Vaal Triangle, South Africa, in 2021. The AFROS 2024 conference will take place in collaboration with the AFROS Working Group on Healthcare Systems, further expanding the scope and impact of the event.

The primary objective of AFROS 2024 is to provide a platform for the presentation and discussion of recent developments, applications, and emerging trends in OR/MS within the African context and beyond. We aim to foster knowledge exchange and collaboration among researchers, practitioners, and industry professionals, promoting the advancement of OR/MS in diverse sectors.

Tlemcen, with its rich history and vibrant culture, provides an ideal backdrop for this esteemed conference. We are dedicated to ensuring your comfort and convenience throughout your stay, with meticulously planned logistics and a warm Algerian hospitality that will make your experience truly memorable.

We invite you to explore our website for more information, including important dates, submission guidelines, and registration details. We look forward to welcoming you to Tlemcen, Algeria, for the 2024 International Conference of the African Federation of Operational Research Societies! 

Call for paper

Important date

1970-01-01 00:00:00
Abstract submission deadline
1970-01-01 00:00:00
Abstract notification of acceptance
2024-06-10 00:00:00
Draft paper submission deadline
1970-01-01 00:00:00
Draft paper acceptance notification

All submitted papers (at most 5 pages) should be submitted online via EDAS ( to one of the following tracks:

  • Algorithms
  • Analytics
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Computational Economics
  • Data Mining
  • Data Sciences
  • Discrete Mathematics
  • Financial Engineering
  • Forecasting
  • Linear Programming
  • Logistics
  • Optimization (Mathematical, Robust, Stochastic)
  • Machine Learning
  • Management Science
  • Mathematical Programming
  • Networks
  • Scheduling
  • Simulation
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Sustainability
  • Theoretical Computer Science
  • Applications in a broad range of industries, including Education, Energy, Environment, Health Care, Manufacturing, and Transportation.
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  • Conference Date

    Nov 03



    Nov 05


  • Jun 10 2024

    Draft paper submission deadline

  • Nov 05 2024

    Registration deadline

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Algeria Section
Tunisian Decision Aid Society (TDAS)