The GDN 2014 Joint International Conference of the INFORMS GDN Section and the EURO Working Group on DSS EWG-DSS with special focus on “Group Decision Making and Web 3.0”, in Toulouse during the period of June 10th-13th, 2014, was a great success!
GDN 2014 included a Doctoral Consortium, held June 10th 2014, that offered PhD students a possibility to present their work and discuss the orientations of their future researches with other PhD students but also with mentors; as well as a workshop of the EURO Working Group on DSS Board.
This conference attracted 110 participants coming from 32 countries: Australia, Austria, Belgium, Brazil, Canada, China, Egypt, Finland, France, Germany, Ghana, Greece, Guinea, India, Israel, Italy, Japan, The Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Serbia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Thailand, Tunisia, Turkey, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom and United States.
The GDN 2014 proceedings are composed of two volumes, one Springer LNBIP 180 volume, and one local volume. The GDN 2014 Local Proceedings can be downloaded directly from the conference homepage. Link: http://www.irit.fr/gdn2014/contenu/program/GDN2014-Proceedings.pdf.
During the GDN 2014, the EWG-DSS Coordination Board had the opportunity to grant its 3rd Award Ceremony: The EWG-DSS 2013 Award went to Dr. Daouda Kamissoko, concerning the paper “Decision Support System for infrastructure network disruption management” that was presented in the EWG-DSS Thessaloniki-2013 Workshop, in Greece, in May 2013. We congratulate again Daouda for his achievement! Soon a complete report about the EWG-DSS 2013 Award will be updated in the Award page of this homepage.
It was a great pleasure for the EWG-DSS to participate in this Conference as Joint-Organizers!
We wish to express here our deep gratitude to IRIT and to the Toulouse University and their teams, specially to Prof. Pascale Zaraté, and the local Organizing Committee for their great job in making this joint-event happen so nicely.