FALL 2021 TECHNOLOGY & OPERATIONS SEMINAR SERIES

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DATE

TIME

LOCATION

SPEAKER & TOPIC

9/10/2021 11:00 - 12:00

Virtual

Speaker: Christian Terwiesch, University of Pennsylvania

 

Topic: Connected Strategy: Moving from Episodic Transactions to Continuous Relationships

9/24/2021 11:00 - 12:00 Virtual

Speaker: Anindya Ghose, New York University

 

Topic: Empowering Patients Using Smart Mobile Health Platforms: Evidence from a Randomized Field Experiment

10/1/2021 11:00 - 12:00

In Person

R0230

Speaker: Nikolay Osadchiy, Emory University

 

Topic: Have Supply Networks Become More Fragmented Over Time?

10/8/2021 11:00 - 12:00 Virtual

Speaker: Gerry Tsoukalas, Boston University

 

Topic: Should Platforms Decentralize Pricing?

10/15/2021 11:00 - 12:00 Virtual

Speaker: Felipe Caro, University of California, Los Angeles

 

Topic: Believing in Analytics: Managers' Adherence to Price Recommendations from a DSS

10/22/2021 11:00 - 12:00

In Person

R0230

Speaker: Saravanan Kesavan, University of North Carolina

 

Topic: Doing Well by Doing Good: Improving Store Performance with Responsible Scheduling Practices at the Gap, Inc.

10/29/2021 11:00 - 12:00

In Person

R0230

Speaker: Bill Schmidt, Cornell University

 

Topic: Exploiting Transparency Signals in Internet Domain Registrations

11/12/2021 10:00 - 11:00 Virtual

Speaker: Sarang Deo, Indian School of Business

 

Topic: Leveraging Digital Technology to Improve Monitoring and Planning in Public Sector Supply Chains: Evidence from India's Food Security Program

11/19/2021 11:00 - 12:00 Virtual

Speaker: Lauren Lu, Dartmouth College

 

Topic: Why Do Women Struggle to Climb the Corporate Ladder? Evidence from Retail Frontline Managers

12/3/2021 11:00 - 12:00 Virtual

Speaker: Brian Tomlin, Dartmouth College

 

Topic: After-Sales Service Contracting: Condition Monitoring and Data Ownership

 

 

 

 

WINTER 2021 TECHNOLOGY & OPERATIONS SEMINAR SERIES

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DATE

TIME

LOCATION

SPEAKER & TOPIC

1/29/2021 11:00 - 12:00 Virtual

Speaker: Steve Chick, INSEAD

 

Topic: A Value-Based and Highly Sequential Approach to Learning in Clinical Trials

2/5/2021 11:00 - 12:00 Virtual

Speaker: Edi Pinker, Yale University

 

Topic: Mortality Prediction Models: Micro and Meta Perspectives

2/19/2021 11:00 - 12:00 Virtual

Speaker: Rob Shumsky, Dartmouth

 

Topic: Retail Store Customer Flow and COVID-19 Transmission

3/5/2021 11:00 - 12:00 Virtual

Speaker: Nitish Jain, London Business School

 

Topic: The Impact of Trade Credit Provision on Retail Inventory: An Empirical Investigation Using Synthetic Controls

3/26/2021 11:00 - 12:00 Virtual

Speaker: Fuqiang Zhang, Washington University in St. Louis

 

Topic: Impact of Brand Spillover on Sourcing and Marketing Strategies

4/2/2021 11:00 - 12:00 Virtual

Speaker: Saed Alizamir, Yale University

 

Topic: Electricity Pricing with Limited Consumer Response

4/9/2021 11:00 - 12:00 Virtual

Speaker: Carri Chen, Colombia University

 

Topic: Prediction-Driven Surge Planning with Applications in the Emergency Department

4/16/2021 11:00 - 12:00 Virtual

Speaker: Alex Yang, London Business School

 

Topic:  Decentralized Governance on Two-Sided Platforms: Crowdsourcing, Learning, and Debiasing

4/22/2021 11:00 - 12:00 Virtual

Speaker: Jiri Chod, Boston College

 

Topic: Platform Tokenization: Financing, Governance, and Moral Hazard

4/29/2021 11:00 - 12:00 Virtual

Speaker: Robert Swinney, Duke University

 

Topic: Designing Rewards-Based Crowdfunding for Strategic (but Distracted) Contributors

 

 

 

FALL 2020 TECHNOLOGY & OPERATIONS SEMINAR SERIES 

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DATE

TIME

LOCATION

SPEAKER & TOPIC

9/25/2020 11:00 - 12:00 Virtual

Speaker: Basak KalkanciGeorgia Institute of Technology

 

Topic: How Transparency into Internal and External Responsibility Initiatives Influences Consumer Choice

10/2/2020 11:00 - 12:00 Virtual

Speaker: Nicos Savva, London Business School

 

Topic: Hospital Reimbursement in the Presence of Selection and Upcoding

10/9/2020 11:00 - 12:00 Virtual

Speaker: Tolga Tezcan, London Business School

 

Topic: Hospital Readmissions Reduction Program does not Provide the Right Incentives: Issues and Remedies

10/23/2020 11:00 - 12:00 Virtual

Speaker: Opher Baron, University of Toronto

 

Topic: Autonomous Vehicles in Last-Mile Logistics

10/30/2020 11:00 - 12:00 Virtual

Speaker: Kamalini Ramdas, London Business School

 

Topic: Peer Effects in Healthcare Delivery: An Investigation into Shared Medical Appointments

11/20/2020 11:00 - 12:00 Virtual

Speaker: Guillaume Roels, INSEAD

 

Topic: Competitive Bundling in a Bertrand Duopoly

 

 

 

WINTER 2020 TECHNOLOGY & OPERATIONS SEMINAR SERIES

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DATE

TIME

LOCATION

SPEAKER & TOPIC

1/31/2020

11:00 - 12:00

R0240

Speaker: Vishal Gaur, Cornell University

 

Topic: Sourcing Strategies for Online Marketplaces

2/5/2020 11:40 - 12:40 B1570

Speaker: Tava Olsen, University of Auckland

 

Topic: Modeling Contracts and Incentives in Agricultural Cooperative Supply Chains

2/14/2020

11:00 - 12:00

R0240

Speaker: Sergei Savin, University of Pennsylvania

 

Topic: Investing in Performance: Information and Merit-Based Incentives in K-12 Education

2/21/2020

11:00 - 12:00

R0240

Speaker: Karen Donohue, University of Minnesota

 

Topic: What Influences the Adoption of "Win-Win" Solutions for Business and the Environment? Insights From Two Supply Chain Decision Contexts

 

 

FALL 2019 TECHNOLOGY & OPERATIONS SEMINAR SERIES

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Date

Time

Location

Speaker & Topic

9/6/2019

11:00 - 12:00

R1210

Speaker: Jordan Tong, University of Wisconsin-Madison

 

Topic: How Service Quality Variability Hurts Revenue when Customers Learn: Implications for Dynamic Personalized Pricing

9/13/2019

11:00 - 12:00

R1210

Speaker: Ananth Iyer, Purdue University

 

Topic: Contract Design for the Stockist in Indian Distribution Networks

9/20/2019

11:00 - 12:00

R1210

Speaker: Wedad Elmaghraby, University of Maryland

 

Topic: New Product Preferences: Decreasing Retailer Ambiguity Aversion via Alternate Payment Structures

9/27/2019

11:00 - 12:00

R1210

Speaker: Karen Zheng, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

 

Topic: Improving Farmers’ Welfare in Agricultural Supply Chains in Developing Countries

10/4/2019

11:00 - 12:00

R1210

Speaker: Srikanth Jagabathula, New York University

 

Topic: Personalizing Retail Promotions through a DAG-based Representation of Customer Preferences

10/11/2019

11:00 - 12:00

R1210

Speaker: Jan A. Van Mieghem, Northwestern University

 

Topic: Digital Operations: Framework and Future Directions

10/18/2019

11:00 - 12:00

R1210

Speaker: Itai Ashlagi, Stanford University

 

Topic: Improving Efficiency in Kidney Exchange

10/25/2019

11:00 - 12:00

R1210

Speaker: Manuel Sosa, INSEAD

 

Topic: Revisiting the Role of Collaboration in Creating Breakthrough Inventions

11/1/2019

11:00 - 12:00

R1210

Speaker: Feng Zhu, Harvard University

 

Topic: Competition, Contracts, and Worker Efforts: Evidence from Novel Writing in a Platform Market

11/8/2019

11:00 - 12:00

R1210

Speaker: Song-Hee Kim, University of Southern California

 

Topic: Admission Control Biases in Hospital Unit Capacity Management: How Occupancy Information Hurdles and Decision Noise Impact Utilization

11/15/2019

11:00 - 12:00

R1210

Speaker: Linwei Xin, University of Chicago Booth

 

Topic: A 1.79-Approximation Algorithm for a Continuous Review Lost-Sales Inventory Model

11/22/2019

11:00 - 12:00

R1210

Speaker: Joann De Zegher, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

 

Topic: Crowdsourcing Information in Informal Supply Chains

12/6/2019

11:00 - 12:00

R1210

Speaker: Alan Andrew Scheller-Wolf, Carnegie Mellon University

 

Topic: A Queuing Model and Analysis for Autonomous Vehicles on Highways

12/13/2019

11:00 - 12:00

R1210

Speaker: Vishal Gupta, University of Southern California

 

Topic: Data-Pooling for Stochastic Optimization