Zuse Institute Berlin and FICO Collaborate to Push the Boundaries of Mathematical Optimization
At the MODAL research campus, mathematicians from academia and FICO develop new algorithms to solve pressing business problems. Practical insights into the lively exchange between science and business are offered by the
The upcoming event, titled "
Mathematical optimization eases pandemic chaos
During the event, one of the case studies being presented will focus on the early stages of the pandemic. Jeppesen, a subsidiary of Boeing, successfully tackled a classic optimization problem for
Data science research collaboration in
FICO, a prominent optimization software developer, is a strategic partner of Zuse Institute Berlin (ZIB). Four FICO employees are part of a research team that works directly at ZIB. The partnership between science and industry is made possible through the MODAL research campus, which is a public-private partnership project hosted by ZIB and Freie Universität
The MODAL initiative, funded by the
Tackling climate change and more with optimization models
“In the innovation partnership between FICO and ZIB, academic research and practical development experience work hand in hand to drive innovation and successfully translate scientific findings into products and solutions,” said Dr.
“As an interdisciplinary research institute for applied mathematics and data-intensive high-performance computing, Zuse Institute Berlin focuses on real problems from science, technology, the environment and the society. These problems are so complex that they cannot be solved using conventional methods. We appreciate the commitment of FICO as an innovative industry partner that is working with us to push the boundaries of analytics,” said Prof. Dr.
Further information on the programme and registration for the free event "OR as a resilient technology: adapting to disruptions and future challenges" can be found here.
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