Milos Kopa is an associate professor at Charles University in Prague. He received his Ph.D. degree in Mathematics (specialization:
Econometrics and Operations research) in 2006 (supervisor: Prof. Jitka Dupacova, Charles University in Prague).
He is the chair of EURO working group on stochastic optimization. He is an active member of several other scientific international societies:
Stochastic Programming Community, EURO working group on commodities and financial modelling, EUROPT.
In Czech Republic, he is an elected member of managerial board of the Czech Society for Operations Research and a vice-head of the
Center of Excellence "Dynamic models in economics" that comprises about 40 leading researchers (in quantitative economics and
finance) from Czech Republic.
Finally, he is a member of expert group for Mathematics of the Czech National Accreditation Authority and a member of expert committee
of the Czech Science Foundation.
The research of Milos Kopa is focused on: stochastic programming theory and applications, especially financial applications. In recent years
he has published several papers dealing with portfolio efficiency; stochastic dominance criteria; data envelopment analysis
and its relation to stochastic dominance; robustness (contamination) in stochastic programs with risk constraints, etc.