IDHEAS Workshop - Data Envelopment Analysis

05. March 2020, - 06. March 2020, IHS, Josefstädter Straße 39, 1080 Vienna

Data Envelopment Analysis as an instrument to support decisions in energy, health and the environment sectors

Data Envelopment Analysis has become a widely used instrument for measuring of efficiency and productivity and to support decisions in several areas of economic policy and industry. The Institute for Advanced Studies (IHS) in Vienna organises a workshop that aims to bring together researchers applying DEA especially in the fields of energy, health and the environment to hear about new methods, novel applications and to learn from each other’s approaches and experiences. All other efficiency relevant contributions are welcome as well.


The event will be clustered around keynote lectures from three renowned researchers:

  • Prof. Finn Førsund, University of Oslo
  • Prof. Sverre Kittelsen, University of Oslo
  • Prof. Mikuláš Luptáčik, Vienna University of Economics and Business

Submission Details

We invite researchers to submit abstracts of papers for presentation during the workshop. Accepted papers will be presented in the session

Abstract submission:

  • Extended Deadline: January 15, 2020
  • Please submit the abstracts to event@ihs.ac.at and use the subject “IDHEAS2020”.
  • Including title/abstract (not exceeding 600 words), author(s) and presenter.
  • Submissions by advanced PhD students are particularly encouraged.

Key Dates

Submission deadline

January 15, 2020

Date of notification

January 24, 2020

Deadline for submission of paper

January 31, 2020

Extended Registration deadline

February 10, 2020

Date of event

March 5, 2020 – March 6, 2020

Registration fee-/Participation fee

Participation is free, travel costs must be borne by participants