Agenda

Day 1:  Monday, May 20, 2019
8:00 am Registration Opens
8:30 – 9:00 am Breakfast (Chiles Atrium)
9:00 – 9:30 am WELCOME & INTRODUCTIONS
Prof. David Simchi-Levi, Editor-in-Chief, Management Science
Susan Fournier, Boston University
Steven Kou, Boston University
9:30 – 10:15 am PLENARY SPEAKER
Patrick Harker, President of the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia
10:15 – 10:30 am Break (Chiles Atrium)
10:30 – 11:15 am Market Design, Behavioral and Experimental Economics and Management
Prof. Yan Chen, University of Michigan
Prof. Peter Cramton, University of Maryland
Prof. Axel Ockenfels, University of Cologne
11:15 am – 12:00 pm INVITED SPEAKER
Prof. Linda Argote, Carnegie Mellon University
12:00 – 1:00 pm Lunch (Rooms HAR426 & 428)
1:00 – 1:45 pm PLENARY SPEAKER
Optimization: From Its Inception
Prof. Tom Magnanti, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
1:45 – 2:30 pm PLENARY SPEAKER
Taking the Soft Stuff Seriously
Prof. Rebecca Henderson, Harvard Business School
2:30 – 2:45 pm Break (Chiles Atrium)
2:45 – 3:30 pm Revenue Management and the Rise of the Algorithmic Economy
Prof. Ilan Lobel, New York University
3:30 – 4:15 pm INVITED SPEAKER
Prof. Assaf Zeevi, Columbia University
4:15 – 5:00 pm Reflections on the Evolution of Operations Management
Prof. Stephen Graves, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
6:00 – 9:00 pm Cocktail Reception & Seated Dinner (Metcalf Trustee Center, 9th Floor)
Plenary Dinner Speakers:
Prof. Wally Hopp, Former Editor-in-Chief, Management Science
Prof. David Simchi-Levi, Editor-in-Chief, Management Science

 

Day 2:  Tuesday, May 21, 2019
8:00 am Registration Opens
8:30 – 9:00 am Breakfast (Chiles Atrium)
9:00 – 9:15 am WELCOME BACK – 2nd DAY
9:15 – 10:00 am PLENARY SPEAKER
Prof. Al Roth, Stanford University
10:00 – 10:15 am Break (Chiles Atrium)
10:15 – 11:00 am INVITED SPEAKER
Prof. Susan Fournier, Boston University
11:00 – 11:45 am When Do Networks Matter? A Comparative Study of Informal Social Networks in Firms
Prof. Duncan Watts, University of Pennsylvania
11:45 am – 1:00 pm Lunch (Rooms HAR426 & 428)
1:00 – 1:45 pm Integrating Theory with Practice in Accounting Research
Prof. Shiva Rajgopal, Columbia University
1:45 – 2:30 pm Innovation in the Science and Practice of Decision Analysis
Prof. Jim Smith, Dartmouth College
Prof. Jim Dyer, The University of Texas at Austin
2:30 – 2:45 pm Break (Chiles Atrium)
2:45 – 3:30 pm Facilitating Entrepreneurial Choice
Prof. Joshua Gans, University of Toronto
Prof. Ajay Agrawal, University of Toronto
Prof. Scott Stern, Massachusetts Institute of Technology