PROMETHEE Academy – April 29-30 2016- Montreal


When:  April 29-30 2016 from 9:00 to 17:00

What:  GERAD will host the 1st PROMETHEE Academy (Full description: ), a multicriteria decision aid two-day course in English focusing on the use of the PROMETHEE methods and their associated Visual PROMETHEE software. Attendants will learn how to properly use the PROMETHEE methods in all their decision problems. All attendants will be granted an unrestricted Visual PROMETHEE Business Edition licensePracticals will be coached in small groups of maximum 6 persons each with the help of assistants.


Who are the teachers: Professor Bertrand Mareschal (ULB, Brussels, Belgium), co-author of the PROMETHEE-GAIA methodology and lead architect of PROMETHEE-based software, and Professor Jean-Philippe Waaub (GERAD and UQAM, Montréal, Canada) will share their unique experience of over 20 years using PROMETHEE methods in various fields. Professor Jean-Pierre Brans, the father of the PROMETHEE methods, from VUB, Brussels, Belgium, will be guest speaker.


Who can attend: Decision-makers from private and public sectors, consultants, students, stakeholders, … No specific background is required.


How to register and pay: Registration and full payment are mandatory to guarantee one of the 30 available seats (Regular: 750$TTC; Student: 300$TTC):


Where: GERAD, Université de Montréal, Pavillon André-Aisenstadt2920, Chemin de la Tour, 4th floor, room 4488, Montréal (Québec) H3T 1J4, Canada


Looking forward to see you at the 1st PROMETHEE Academy.




Bertrand Mareschal and Jean-Philippe Waaub