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Renato E. de Matta

Renato E. de Matta Management Sciences

Associate Professor
Larry and Lori Wright Research Fellow
319-335-0956
renato-dematta@uiowa.edu
W232  Pappajohn Business Building
The University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52242-1994

Academic History

  • PhD in Decision Sciences, University of Pennsylvania, 1989
  • ME in Industrial Engineering, University of the Philippines, 1979
  • BS in Industrial Engineering, University of the Philippines, 1977

Expertise

  • Flexible manufacturing systems
  • Integer programming
  • Logistics
  • Operations management
  • Production planning and scheduling
  • Service Operations
  • Supply chain management

Awards

  • Henry B. Tippie Research Fellow , 2005
  • Martin and Barbara Johnson Research Fellow , 2004

Selected Publications

Working Papers

Conference Proceedings

  • Consumer Influence On Product Variety Decisions , Lifang Wu, Renato E. deMatta, Timothy J. Lowe, ICMIT 2010 Conference Proceedings, 2010

    Other Work

    Work In Progress

    • Price Competition in a Consignment Contract Between a Single Retailer and Multiple Suppliers, Dengfeng Zhang, Renato E. deMatta, Timothy J. Lowe

    Current & Prior Positions

    • Associate Professor, Department of Management Sciences, Henry B. Tippie College of Business, The University of Iowa, August 1997 - Present
    • Assistant Professor, Department of Management Sciences, Henry B. Tippie College of Business, The University of Iowa, August 1990 - July 1997
    • Lecturer, Vienna University of Economics and Business Administration, July 1995
    • Visiting Assistant Professor of Management, University of Scranton, Scranton, PA, 1989 - 1990
    • Visiting Assistant Professor of Management, Philadelphia College of Textiles and Science, Philadelphia, PA, 1986 - 1989
    • Adjunct Faculty of Management, Villanova University, Villanova, PA, 1984 - 1986
    • Assistant Professor of Industrial Engineering, University of the Philippines, 1977 - 1982
    • Production Planning and Materials Control Manager, International Pants Corporation, Manila, Philippines., 1979 - 1981

    Review and Editorial Work

    • Referee, European Journal of Operational Research, 2005 - current
    • Referee, Operational Research: An International Journal , November 2014-December 2014
    • Referee, Transportation Research Part E, February 2014-March 2014
    • Referee, Journal of Systems Science and Systems Engineering, May 2013-November 2013
    • Referee, Computers and Industrial Engineering, June 2013-September 2013
    • Referee, Optimization and Engineering, June 2013-August 2013
    • Referee, International Journal of Business Analytics, April 2013
    • Referee, International Journal of Production Research, October 2012-December 2012
    • Referee, Production and Operations Management Society Journal, October 2012-December 2012
    • Referee, Journal of Industrial Engineering, September 2012-November 2012
    • Referee, Encyclopedia of Business Analytics & Optimization, September 2012-October 2012
    • Referee, International Journal of Production Economics, July 2012-September 2012
    • Referee, 6th IEEE International Conference on Management of Innovation and Technology, March 2012
    • Referee, Flexible Services and Manufacturing Journal, February 2012-March 2012
    • Referee, 2012 IEEE International Conference on Management of Information and Technology, February 2012
    • Referee, 6th International Conference on Management of Innovation and Technology (ICMIT 2012), February 2012
    • Referee, Marketing Science, March 2011-April 2011

    Professional Affiliations

    • Editorial Board Member, Journal of Business Logistics, April 2011 - current
    • Editorial Board Member, International Journal of Operations and Quantitative Management , May 2008 - current

    Presentations

    • Competition in the Consignment Market Channel, The Sixth POMS-HK International Conference, Production and Operations Management Society, Sun Yat-Sen University, Guangzhou, China , January 2015
    • Maximizing the Value of Healthcare Output through Learning, INFORMS , Minneapolis, Minnesota, October 2013
    • Contingency Planning in the Formation of a Supply Chain, Phi Beta Lambda Business Organization Meeting, Phi Beta Lambda Business Organization, Tippie College of Business, March 2013
    • Contingency Planning in the Formation of a Supply Chain, Production and Operations Management Society Conf., Production and Operations Management Society, Hong Kong China, January 2013
    • Disruptions and Market Competition in The Supply Chain Network, 2012 INFORMS National Conference in Phoenix AZ, INFORMS, Phoenix AZ, October 2012
    • Consignment or Wholesale:Retailer and Supplier Preferences and Incentives for Compromise , Production and Operations Management Society Conf., Production and Operations Management Society, Chicago IL, April 2012
    • Coordinated Production and Delivery for an Exporter, INFORMS National Conference, INFORMS, Charlotte, North Carolina, November 2011
    • Supply Chain Network Design Problem with Transfer Prices, Production and Operations Management Conference, Production and Operations Managemt Society, Reno Nevada, April 2011
    • The Product Line Design Problem in a Decentralized Supply Chain, INFORMS National Conference, INFORMS, Austin, Texas, November 2010
    • CONSUMER INFLUENCE ON PRODUCT VARIETY DECISIONS, 5th IEEE International Conference on Management of Innovation and Technology (ICMIT2010) , IEEE, Singapore, June 2010
    • A Profit Maximization Model For Constructing Global Supply Chains, INFORMS Annual Meeting, INFORMS, San Diego, CA, October 2009
    • On Modeling Suppliers’ Component Part Production and Shipment Decisions (Invited Presentation), 20th Annual POMS Conference, Production and Operations Management Society, Orlando, Florida, May 2009
    • Production Fragmentation in a Global Supply Chain, INFORMS Annual Meeting, INFORMS, Washington D.C., October 2008
    • Comparative Study of Consignment and Wholesale Contractual Arrangement , INFORMS National Conference in Seattle, INFORMS , Seattle WA, November 2007
    • Channel Coordination in a Consignment Channel , Manufacturing and Service Operations Management Conference, INFORMS-MSOM, Beijing China, June 2007
    • Product Variety in Retailing with Stockout-Based Substitution , Manufacturing and Service Operations Management Conference, INFORMS-MSOM, Beijing China, June 2007
    • Dynamic Pricing in Reputation-Based E-Commerce Retailing (with Dengfeng Zhang); Joint Inventory and Pricing Decisions in a Consignment Channel with Competing Suppliers (Dengfeng Zhang), INFORMS National Conference in Pittsburg , Pittsburg PA, November 2006
    • Invited Session: The Capacity Acquisition and Disposal Problem with Age-Dependent Deterioration (with Vernon Hsu) Contributed Session: Price Competition in a Consignment Contract Between a Single Retailer and Multiple Suppliers (with Dengfeng Zhang), INFORMS Hong Kong International Conference, June 2006
    • Managing Product Variety in a Deterministic Supply Chain (with Lifang Wu and Tim Lowe), Management Sciences Seminar Series, November 2005
    • A Stochastic Product Variety Management Model with One-ay Demand Substitution, San Francisco INFORMS National Conference, November 2005
    • Managing Product Variety in a Deterministic Supply Chain (with Lifang Wu and Tim Lowe), Manufacturing Service and Operations Management (MSOM)Conference at Northwestern University, June 2005
    • A Stochastic Product Variety Management Model with One-Way Demand Substitution (with Lifang Wu and Tim Lowe), Production and Operations Management National Conference, April 2005

    Committees and Professional Service

    • Assessment of Learning Committee, 2014-current
    • Class Scheduling Committee, 2014-current
    • UI Safety and Security Committee, 2008-2014
    • McGraw Hill's Operations Management Symposium in Chicago , 2009
    • Committee Member, University Program Review -Purchasing, Accounts Payable and Travel, 2006-2009
    • Dissertation Committee Member for Helene Tokou, 2005-2007
    • Comprehensive exam committees for Dengfeng Zhang, Thaddeus Sim and Chen Hui, 2005-2006
    • University of Iowa Purchasing Advisory Committee , 2005-2006
    • National Science Foundation (NSF), 2006
    • McGraw Hill's Operations Management Symposium held at the Ritz-Carlton, Amelia Island, 2006
    • Anne Campbell's Tenure Committee, 2005

    Additional Training

    • Game-Based Learning , Workshop, Center for Teaching ITS Office of Teaching, Learning & Technology The University of Iowa, 2015
    • Hawkeye Innovation Summit, Other, office of VP for Research and Economic Development; JPEC; UI Research Foundation; UI Research Park; UI Small Business Dev. Center, 2014
    • Supply Chain Forum, Other, University of Northern Iowa, 2014
    • “Sustainability: It Just Makes Business Sense”, Other, Tippie Net Impact, 2012
    • How to Click with your Students: Student Response Systems, Workshop, The Center for Teaching and ITS, 2008
    • Writing Winning Grants Worshop, College of Medicine, University of Iowa., 2001
    • nTitle Training, 1999
    • Manufacturing Strategy Workshop, Ohio State University, Columbus Ohio., 1995