Discover The Benefits of Joining MORS

Become part of a unique professional organization that has served the OR professional community and the United States National Security community for over fifty five years. MORS has over 1,200 members and includes a cross-section of the best defense analysts, operators and managers from government, industry and academia. We offer a wide variety of professional development opportunities each year including 4-5 focused Workshops, an annual Symposium attended by close to 800 OR professionals, 4-6 certificate courses taught by highly respected, well-known members of the OR community, and 23 active Communities of Practice (CoPs).

MORS continues to stay relevant in the rapidly changing environment of military operations research.

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Top Reasons To Join:

  • $100 or more savings on meeting attendance (see below for the full listing of all upcoming MORS events)
  • Past MORS-Talks Recordings
  • FREE Job Posting Services
  • Exclusive Access to Meeting Reports
  • FREE subscription to our quarterly magazine, Phalanx
  • 20% discount on MORS books and merchandise
  • FREE online subscription to the MOR Journal
  • Access to a members' only portal where MORS' 23 Communities share best practices, connect and can download recordings from past CoP meetings


Current members have cited our professional development offerings as the number one reason they choose to renew their memberships year after year.

(2020-2021 Member Survey Responses)

"MORS provides an excellent variety of professional development courses offered across many different topics that are essential to the OR Analyst"

"So much of what I've learned at Symposium is now incorporated methodologies and ideas presented in my current work"

"I gained a much better understanding of the industries use of simulation and the OR tools available since joining MORS"

"I constantly leverage the contacts I made during the MORS events to explore utilizing some of the new techniques in my future research"

"The access to the CoPs and past meeting recordings have been an invaluable resource to my everyday job"