06.03.2020

In cooperation with Open Grid Europe and LBW Optimization the team of the MODAL GasLab was selected for the 2020 finals of the Innovative Applications in Analytics Award (IAAA) 2020. The award recognizes creative and unique application of a combination of analytical techniques in new areas. The MODAL GasLab will compete in a multi-national slate of six finalist teams. The final round of the competition takes place on April 28 in Denver during the 2020 INFORMS Business Analytics Conference.

The contribution is a decision support system that predicts the future gas flows, analyses control options and risks, and intelligently computes recommended actions to secure safe operation while minimizing energy consumption and equipment wear.