Last October, two important events took place in ConcepciÃ³n, Chile. From the 27th to the 30th of October the University of ConcepciÃ³n hosted Â the 10thBiennial Conference of the Chilean Institute of Operations Research (OPTIMA), and the 6thMeeting of the Ibero-American Network on Multi-criteria Decision (RED-M). This year the events attracted about 120 participants, 30% of which were students, coming from Belgium, Italy, Spain, USA, Canada, Mexico, Colombia, Brazil and Chile.
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