Professor Michalis Doumpos was awarded the Gold Medal by the International Society on Multiple Criteria Decision Making (MCDM), on the occasion of the 25th Conference of the Society, which was held in Istanbul, Turkey, during June 16-21, 2019.
The MCDM Gold Medal is the highest honor that the International Society on Multiple Criteria Decision Making bestows upon a scholar who, over a distinguished career, has markedly contributed to the theory, methodology, practice and professional development of MCDM. Since its establishment in 1992, 16 scholars have received this distinction. Professor Doumpos is the second Greek researcher to receive this award.
Michalis Doumpos holds a PhD in operations research (2000) from the Technical University of Crete, where he currently holds a full Professor position. He was director of the postgraduate program of the School of Production Engineering and Management during 2013-2015 and deputy Dean of the School (2016-2017). His research interests include multiple criteria decision making, decision support systems, machine learning, financial risk management, and energy economics. He has published over 80 research articles in premier international journals as well as several books, edited volumes, book chapters, conference papers, and edited special issues. He has extensive consulting experience in banking and financial services.