### 1 — 09:00 — Opening ceremony

The opening ceremony of ISMP2024 features the Prize Awards:

- The Paul Y. Tseng Memorial Lectureship in Continuous Optimization, for outstanding contributions in continuous optimization.

- The A.W. Tucker Prize, for an outstanding thesis in mathematical programming.

- The Lagrange Prize in Continuous Optimization, for outstanding work in continuous optimization. Sponsored jointly by MOS and SIAM.

- The Beale - Orchard Hays Prize, for outstanding work in computational mathematical programming.

- The Delbert Ray Fulkerson Prize, for outstanding papers in discrete mathematics. Sponsored jointly by MOS and AMS.

- The George B. Dantzig Prize, for original research having a major impact on mathematical optimization. Sponsored jointly by MOS and SIAM.