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IOMS Seminar Series

The IOMS Department hosts four research seminar series each academic year: IOMS Colloquium, Information Systems, Operations Management, and Statistics.  The current schedule of seminars planned for the academic year are listed below.
 

2016-2017 Academic Year

     Spring 2017: Currently being scheduled. Please check back for updates.
 

IOMS Colloquium Seminars

Speaker/Affiliation Date/Time Room Presentation Title
Arun Sundararajan
(NYU)

Xi Chen
(NYU)
February 8, 2017
12:30-1:45pm
KMC 3-120 ​"Crowd-Based Capitalism, Automation, and the Future of Work" (Sundararajan)

"Optimal Stopping and Worker Selection in Crowdsourcing: an Adaptive Sequential Probability Ratio Test Framework" (Chen)
Larry Wein (Stanford University) May 10, 2017 12:30-1:45pm ​To Be Announced ​To Be Announced
 

Information Systems

Speaker/Affiliation Date/Time Room Presentation Title
Marshall Van Alstyne
(Boston University)
March 29, 2017
12:30-1:45pm
KMC 3-120 "The Role of APIs in Firm Performance"

And results from "Pipelines, Platforms and the New Rules of Strategy"
Wolf Ketter
(Erasmus University)
April 19, 2017
12:30pm-1:45pm
KMC 3-120 "FleetPower: Creating Virtual Power Plants in Sustainable Smart Electricity Markets"
Hanna Halaburda
(NYU)
May 3, 2017
12:30-1:45pm
KMC 3-130 "Incentives and Trust in Blockchain Technologies"
Frank Pasquale
(University of Maryland)
To be rescheduled for Fall 2017
Akhil Kumar
(Penn State University)
To be rescheduled for Fall 2017
 

Operations Management

Speaker/Affiliation Date/Time Room Presentation Title
Jacob Leshno
(Columbia University)
February 1, 2017
11:00am-12:00pm
3-120 "The Simple Structure of Top Trading Cycles in School Choice: A Fluid Model"
Juan Serpa
(McGill University)
March 1, 2017
11:00am-12:00pm
3-120 "Oversight and Efficiency in Public Projects: A Regression Discontinuity Analysis"
Baris Ata
(University of Chicago)
March 22, 2017
11:00am-12:00pm
KMC 3-120 "Dynamic Staffing of Volunteer Gleaning Operations" 
"Managing the Callback Option Under Arrival Rate Uncertainty"
"OrganJet: Overcoming Geographical Disparities in Access to Deceased Donor Kidneys in the United States"
Fuqiang Zhang
(Washington University)
April 5, 2017
11:00am-12:00pm
KMC 3-120 "3D Printing vs. Traditional Flexible Technology: Implications for Manufacturing Strategy"
Vikram Tiwari
(Vanderbilt University)   
April 28, 2017
12:30pm-1:30pm
KMC 8-170 To Be Announced
Karen Zheng 
(MIT)
May 3, 2017
11:00am-12:00pm
KMC 3-120 To Be Announced
 

Statistics

Speaker/Affiliation Date/Time Room Presentation Title
Ye Luo
(University of Florida)
January 27, 2017
11:30am-12:30pm
KMC 2-80 "High Dimensional L2 Boosting: Revisiting Behavior and Rate of Convergence"
Mehmet Caner
(Ohio State University)
March 3, 2017
11:30am-12:30pm
KMC 2-80 "A Relaxed Approach to Estimating Large Portfolios and Gross Exposure" 
Pierre Bellec
(Rutgers University)
March 10, 2017
11:30am-12:30pm
KMC 2-80 "Optimistic Lower Bounds for Convex Regularized Least-squares"
Yuxin Chen
(Princeton University) 
March 24, 2017
11:30am-12:30pm
KMC 5-75 "The Power of Nonconvex Optimization for High-Dimensional Estimation"
Hongyu Zhao
(Yale University)
April 7, 2017
11:30am-12:30pm
KMC 2-80 "Spatial Temporal Modeling of Gene Expression Dynamics During Brain Development"
Tony Cai
(University of Pennsylvania) 
April 24, 2017
11:30am-12:30pm
KMC 5-75 "Confidence Intervals for High-Dimensional Linear Regression: Minimax Rates and Adaptivity"
   
For Fall 2016 seminars, please see the archive pages at left for IOMS Colloquium, Information Systems, Operations Management, and Statistics.

For more information, contact: 

IS Seminars:
Sharon Kim
skim2@stern.nyu.edu 
212-998-0810

OM, Stat or IOMS Colloquium Seminars:
Chelsea Germanese
cgermane@stern.nyu.edu
212-998-0484