The workshop will take place at the Faculty of Economics and Management of the Otto-von-Guericke-University in Magdeburg. The faculty celebrated its 30th anniversary in 2023 and is proud of its traditional analytical approach to problem-solving and decision-making. This focus is anchored in research and teaching in the faculty’s Center of Operations Research & Business Analytics (CORBA) and it’s study program ORBA, lead by Elmar Lukas.

The city of Magdeburg is the capital of Saxony-Anhalt. It can easily reached from Berlin (BER, 2h 10min train), Leipzig (LEJ, 1h 20 min train) and Hannover (HAJ, 2h 20min train). It is situated at the Elbe river where you can enjoy a refreshing walk during or after the workshop. Magdeburg Cathedral also invites you to visit. One of the most famous personalities of the city is the politician and inventor Otto von Guericke, whose name the university shares.