• March 10, 2017 | Amsterdam | Costs

    Let the Econometrics Game Begin!

    For the third year in a row ORTEC and EY joined forces to be the main sponsors of The Econometric Game. This event, also known as the ‘World Championships of Econometrics’, will take place from the 5th to 7th of April in Amsterdam. We are very proud to be part of one of the most prestigious events organized by the study association for Actuarial Science, Econometrics & Operational Research (VSAE) of the University of Amsterdam.

  • February 21, 2017 | Delft / Zoetermeer

    Join our Hackathon: help us reduce CO2 emissions through Smart Industry

    Carbon dioxide (CO2) is the primary heat-trapping gas emitted through human activities. As such, CO2 emissions are the most important factor behind climate change.

  • January 30, 2017 | Zoetermeer / Haarlem | Zoetermeer / Haarlem

    AIMMS - ORTEC partnership of 15 years rewarded

    We're pleased to announce that we've been named AIMMS Partner of the Year 2016!

  • January 12, 2017 | Zoetermeer / Haarlem

    Renowned Mathematician Alexander Rinnooy Kan Presents Award to Industry Leaders

    The Royal Holland Society of Sciences and Humanities (KHMW) and the Big Data Alliance (BDA) are presenting the Dutch Data Science Awards (Nederlandse Data Science Prijzen) for the first time this year. With this initiative, the organizers want to put the Netherlands on the map as the world’s leading country in the field while stimulating entrepreneurship and academic research. Registrations for the award, which is to be given annually, are now open.

  • January 10, 2017 | Zoetermeer / New York

    Floris de Haan, ORTEC Consulting, Featured in New York Times

    Head of ORTEC’s Aviation Practice Discusses the Appeal of Small Airports for International Carriers

  • December 22, 2016 | Zoetermeer

    ORTEC publishes sustainability report: solid economic performance, positive track-record for social indicators.

    ORTEC Publishes second sustainability report. Highlights are: solid economic performance while at the same time expanding our positive track-record for social indicators. Especially environmental indicators show significant progress

  • December 15, 2016 | Time | Zoetermeer / Amsterdam

    Specialized business unit set up to meet growing demand for support in the area of digital transformation

    ORTEC, one of the world’s leaders in optimization software and analytics solutions, is launching ORTEC Data Science. This specialized business unit has been set up to meet the growing demand for support in the area of digital transformation. Albert Bogaard, founder of Parkmobile International and ORTEC partner, will be CEO of this new initiative.

  • December 07, 2016 | Zoetermeer

    ORTEC featured among Acquisition International’s (AI) Top 50 Technology providers

    We’re pleased to announce that we’ve been featured among Acquisition International’s (AI) Top 50 Technology providers. AI Magazine is a UK-based publication that informs and shapes the global corporate conversation. As a leader in Business Analytics, we’re thrilled to be part of that conversation and help companies innovate through the use of big data.

  • November 21, 2016 | Zoetermeer

    Staying involved in university research and education

    ORTEC was founded on April 1st, 1981 by five innovative thinkers. These Econometrics students at Erasmus University Rotterdam believed the mathematical theories and algorithms they worked on could be practically applied to significantly improve business performance. Ever since, staying involved in university research and education has remained an important and integral part of ORTEC’s operations.

  • November 01, 2016 | Utrecht

    Analytics Academy voted best IT trainer by Computable Awards

  • October 24, 2016 | Zoetermeer

    CO2-footprint ORTEC 2015 published

    Since its foundation in 1981, ORTEC has not only maintained a strong commitment to its employees and customers, but also to the future of society and the world in which we live. In addition to optimizing the world of our customers, we also want to optimize ‘our’ world; from our own backyard, to the world at large.

  • October 12, 2016 | Zoetermeer / Groningen

    ORTEC's Bart Beemsterboer earns Phd researching production planning

    ORTEC OR engineer, Bart Beemsterboer, has recently been awarded his PhD from the University of Groningen for his thesis entitled ‘Planning of combined make-to-order and make-to-stock production’. In it, he addresses a key dilemma facing companies that use both production methods. How to integrate production planning for both yet still manage to find the optimal balance between costs and service levels.

  • September 30, 2016 | Zoetermeer

    ORTEC's Floris de Haan expert speaker at specialist conference for business travel buyers and managers

    Floris de Haan, ORTEC’s Head of Aviation Practice, has been asked to share his insights into airline & hotel pricing and revenue management with senior managers and decision-makers from across northern Europe’s business travel sector.

  • September 14, 2016 | Zoetermeer

    Join ORTEC Consulting at the Big Data Expo and learn to ride the analytics maturity curve like a pro

    On 21-22 September, the second annual edition of the Big Data Expo takes place at the Jaarbeurs in Utrecht, The Netherlands and ORTEC will be there. Visit the ORTEC Consulting booth and take the first step on the analytics maturity curve. Our consultants are happy to answer all the questions you have about big data, analytics and the transformation to a data driven enterprise.

  • September 01, 2016 | Zoetermeer / Amsterdam

    Smart Industry: increased efficiency, greater customer satisfaction and lower product defects.

    ORTEC, a leading specialist in Big Data Analytics, and Koning & Hartman, a unique technology company that specializes in integrated network solutions and smart technologies for companies in the Telecom, Manufacturing and Infrastructure sector, have partnered up to release a joint Smart Industry offering.

  • August 17, 2016 | Zoetermeer

    ORTEC's Pricing and Supply Chain expert Arnoud Kuiper attends "BNR Gangmakers" to discuss the topic of Dynamic Pricing

    Tonight (Wednesday, August 17 at 19.00), our Retail, Pricing and Supply Chain expert Arnoud Kuiper will attend the radio show "BNR Gangmakers" to discuss the topic of Dynamic Pricing.

  • August 17, 2016 | Amsterdam / Zoetermeer

    Data Dates: bringing together Big Data Startups and Investors

    We’re pleased to announce that we’re organizing a matchmaking session for Big Data startups and investors at Amsterdam Capital Week, a vibrant event that provides 2000+ startups with access to more than 500 investors. 

  • July 14, 2016 | Zoetermeer

    ORTEC Team to compete in finals MOPTA Challenge

    Three ORTEC trainees teamed up to participate in the Annual AIMMS/MOPTA Optimization Modeling Competition. We are pleased to announce that they have been selected as finalists based on their meticulous work on the competition problem ‘Multi-objective Network Disruption’. The team will present their solution at the 2016 MOPTA Conference. The winners will be announced at the same event, which is to be held on August 17-19 at Lehigh University (Bethlehem, PA, USA).

  • July 06, 2016 | Zoetermeer

    Was Brexit a one-off or the first of the dominoes to fall?

    With endless media speculation on whether other EU member states would follow the UK’s EU exit, two ORTEC Consultants decided to analyse what the hard data says about the chances that the Dutch would vote for a Nexit.

  • June 24, 2016 | Zoetermeer

    The Analytics Academy nominated for ICT trainer of the year

    The Analytics Academy (TAA) was chosen as a nominee for ICT Trainer of the Year by the general jury of the Computable Awards 2016. TAA is a collaboration between the University of Amsterdam (UvA), Amsterdam Data Science (ADS) and ORTEC. The Academy provides training in Big Data, Data Science and Business Analytics for both commercial, non-commercial and government organizations. The public may vote for their favorite nominee as of June 13, 2016. Computable will announce the winner on November 1, 2016, during the Computable Awards show.

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