Evening with Industry (EWI)

EWI is a networking career fair and formal dinner put on by the Society of Women Engineers (SWE). It provides UW Madison engineering students with the opportunity to participate in round table discussions with representatives from various companies. Tickets will …

College to Career

Denita Willoughby will present valuable insights on her journey from college to her current career as Vice President of Procurement at Sempra Energy utilities. In her colloquium, you’ll learn tips for planning your career, skills that help you
succeed in …

Meta-ergonomics: A Concept whose time has come

Dr. Najmedin Meshkati is a Professor of Civil/Environmental Engineering; Industrial & Systems Engineering; and International Relations at USC. His research focuses on risk reduction and reliability enhancement of complex technological systems, including nuclear power, aviation, petrochemical and transportation industries.…

Sports Scheduling Meets Business Analytics

Michael Trick, PhD is the Dean of Carnegie Mellon University in Qatar and the James H. and Harry B. Higgins Professor of Operations Research in the Tepper School of Business at Carnegie Mellon University. Based on experiences scheduling Major League …

Sports Scheduling Meets Business Analytics

Michael Trick is the Dean of Carnegie Mellon University in Qatar and the James H. and Harry B. Higgins Professor of Operations Research at the Tepper School of Business, CMU. His research is in integer programming, constraint programming and computational …

The Impact of Structure: From Optimization to Game Theory

Carla Michini received her PhD in Operations Research in 2012 from the University of Rome La Sapienza. In 2011, she was a visiting scholar at CMU, and from 2012 to 2014 she was a postdoctoral researcher at the Institute for …

Energy-Aware Manufacturing

Dr. Vittal Prabhu is a Professor in the Department of Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering at Penn State University. He works in the area of distributed control systems with a focus on manufacturing and service enterprises consisting of discrete-events, physical process, …