Department of Technology, Operations, and Statistics Seminar Series

The Department of Technology, Operations, and Statistics 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 is listed below.
 

2018-2019 Academic Year

 

Tech, Ops, and Stat Colloquium Seminars

Speaker/Affiliation Date/Time Room Presentation Title
Ming Hu
(University of Toronto) 
April 30, 2019
12:30-1:45pm
TBA To Be Announced
 
For more information on Colloquium seminars, contact: 
Chelsea Germanese
cgermane@stern.nyu.edu
212-998-0484

 

Information Systems

Speaker/Affiliation Date/Time Room Presentation Title
Peter Flach
(University of Bristol)
October 25, 2018
12:30 - 1:45 pm
KMC 3-90 Towards a Measurement Theory for Data Science
Solon Barocas
(Cornell Tech)
November 1, 2018
12:30 - 1:45 pm
KMC 2-70 The Intuitive Appeal of Explainable Machines
Jonas Hjort
(Columbia)
November 15, 2018
12:30 - 1:45 pm
KMC 3-90 The Arrival of Fast Internet and Employment in Africa
Pinar Yildirim
(Wharton)
December 6, 2018
12:30 - 1:45 pm
KMC 2-70 Matching Pennies on the Campaign Trail: An Empirical Study of Senate Elections and Media Coverage
Benjamin Shestakofsky
(U Penn)
January 10, 2018
12:30 - 1:45 pm
KMC 4-90 Working Algorithms: Software Automation and the Future of Work
Kevin Werbach
(Wharton)
January 31, 2019
12:30 - 1:45 pm
KMC 2-70 To Be Announced
Samer Faraj
(McGill University)
April 4, 2019
12:30 - 1:45 pm
KMC 4-90 To Be Announced
Jeannette M. Wing
(Columbia)
May 2nd, 2019
12:30 - 1:45 pm
KMC 4-90 To Be Announced
Chris Forman
(Cornell)
May 9, 2019
12:30 - 1:45 pm
KMC 4-90 To Be Announced
Emma Vaast
(McGill)
May 16, 2019
12:30 - 1:45 pm
KMC 4-90 To Be Announced
 
For more information on IS seminars, contact: 
Hannah McDonald
hmcdonal@stern.nyu.edu
212-998-0810

 

Operations Management

Speaker/Affiliation Date/Time Room Presentation Title
Shlomo Globerson
(Tel Aviv University)
February 12, 2019
2:00-3:00pm
KMC 4-90 Measuring productivity in a multi-stage, multi-product environment
Jay Swaminathan
(UNC)
February 19, 2019
2:00-3:00pm
KMC 5-50 To Be Announced
Brad Staats
(UNC)
March 5, 2019
2:00-3:00pm
KMC 4-90 To Be Announced
Haresh Gurnani
(Wake Forest)
March 26, 2019
2:00-3:00pm
KMC 4-90 To Be Announced
Damian Beil
(UMich)
April 9, 2019
2:00-3:00pm
KMC 4-90 To Be Announced
 
For more information on OM seminars, contact: 
Sneha Bolisetty
sboliset@stern.nyu.edu
212-998-0441
 

Statistics

Speaker/Affiliation Date/Time Room Presentation Title
Xiaohong Chen
(Yale)
February 22, 2019 
11:30-12:30pm
TBA To Be Announced
Steve Marron (University of North Carolina) March 8, 2019
11:30am-12:30pm
TBA To Be Announced
Jianqing Fan 
(Princeton)
April 5, 2019 11:30am-12:30pm TBA To Be Announced
David Ruppert 
(Cornell)
canceled canceled  canceled 
David Banks
(Duke)
April 12, 2019
11:30am-12:30pm
TBA To Be Announced
Mladen Kolar
(University of Chicago)
April 26, 2019
11:30am-12:30pm
TBA To Be Announced 
Wei Biao Wu 
(University of Chicago)
May 10, 2019 
11:30am-12:30pm
TBA To Be Announced
   
For more information on Stat seminars, contact: 
Chelsea Germanese
cgermane@stern.nyu.edu
212-998-0484


For Fall 2018 seminars, please see the archive pages at left for Tech, Ops, and Stat Colloquium, Information Systems, Operations Management, and Statistics.