Operations, Information & Technology Seminars

The GSB OIT Seminar is held on Wednesdays from 12:00 to 1:00 pm. If you have any questions regarding the seminar please email seminar organizer Kostas Bimpikis.

Please select the Meet the Speaker link below (•) to view the current schedule or e-mail Miriam Torres for an appointment (GSB faculty only).

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Spring 2014

Speaker

Title

Time/Place

Meet the Speaker

April 23 David Simchi-Levi
MIT
Understanding the Effectiveness of Sparse Process Flexibility (Abstract 12:00-1:00 PM
P107
(•)
April 30 Itai Ashlagi
MIT
12:00-1:00 PM
P107
(•)
May 6 Cynthia Rudin (MIT) & Gah-Yi Vahn (LBS) 12:00-1:00 PM
P107
(•)
May 7 Costis Maglaras
Columbia Business School
12:00-1:00 PM
P107
(•)
May 14 Javier Pena
Carnegie Mellon University 
12:00-1:00 PM
P107
May 21 Gad Allon
Kellogg School of Management 
12:00-1:00 PM
P107
(•) 
May 28 Dan Iancu (Stanford GSB) 12:00-1:00 PM
P107
(•)

June 4

Kostas Bimpikis (Stanford GSB)  12:00-1:00 PM
P107 
(•)

Winter 2014

Speaker

Title

Time/Place

Meet the Speaker

January 8 Kuang Xu
MIT
Queueing System Topologies with Limited Flexibility

Paper 2

Paper 3 
12:00-1:15 PM
P107
January 22 Florin Ciocan
MIT
Model Predictive Control for Dynamic Resource Allocation 12:00-1:15 PM
P107
January 29 Ruomeng Cui
Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University
Information Sharing in Supply Chains: An Empirical and Theoretical Valuation 12:00-1:15 PM
P107
February 5 Nitsh Jain
INSEAD
Managing Global Sourcing: Inventory Performance 12:00-1:15 PM
P107
February 12 Yonatan Gur
Columbia DRO
Optimization in Online Content Recommendation Services: from Clicks to Engagement
Non-Stationary Stochastic Opitimization
12:00-1:15 PM
P107
February 19 Shiliang (John) Cui
The Wharton School of Business
A Model of Rational Retrials in Queues 12:00-1:15 PM
P107

Fall 2013

Speaker

Title

Time/Place

Meet the Speaker

September 25 Baris Ata
The University of Chicago Booth School of Business  
Structural Estimation of Callers' Sensitivity in Call Centers  12:00-1:00 PM
P107 
(•) 
October 2 Alex Nikulkov 
Stanford GSB 

Joel Goh
Stanford GSB 
Effect of Upstream Competition in Spot Market on Short Life Product Supply Chain  joint with Hau Lee


Multi-Echelon Inventory Management with Short-Term Commitments
 joint with Evan L. Porteus 
12:00-1:00 PM
P107 
October 16 Vish Krishnan
University of California, San Diego 
Rady School of Management
 

Inclusive Innovation Broader Market Coverage for Innovative Products (Abstract
Joint work with Oleksiy Mnyshenko, Hyoduk Shin 

12:00-1:00 PM
P107 
(•)
October 23 Gabriel Weintraub
Columbia Business School  

Procurement Combinatorial Auctions: From Practice to Empirical Research (and Back Again) (Abstract

(Related paper

12:00-1:00 PM
P107 
(•)
November 6 Rene Caldentey
NYU Stern  
Insider Trading with Incomplete Information (Abstract 12:00-1:00 PM
P107 
(•)
November 13 Ozalp Ozer
The University of Texas at Dallas School of Management  
Trust, Trustworthiness and Information Sharing in Global Supply Chains (Abstract 12:00-1:00 PM
P107 
(•) 

December 4

Jiawei Zhang
NYU Stern  

Process Flexibility: Performance Guarantee of Sparse Flexibility Structures (Abstract

12:00-1:00 PM
Cemex Auditorium, room Z101
(•)