Management Sciences research presentations

High-profile researchers in the management sciences present at Tippie to an audience of faculty, PhD students, and researchers from around the University of Iowa. Join us for an upcoming speaker as part of our series. 


Spring 2017

Jan 20, 2017
10:30–11:30 a.m.
W401 PBB
Dashun Wang
Northwestern University
TOPIC: Understanding Success in Science and Technology
Feb 24, 2017
2:30–3:20 p.m.
C125 PBB
Foster Provost
Stern School of Business, New York University
TOPIC: The Predictive Power of Massive Data about our Fine-Grained Behavior
March 24, 2017
2:30–3:30 p.m.
C125 PBB
Susan M. Sanchez
Naval Postgraduate School
April 7, 2017
2:30–3:30 p.m.
C125 PBB
Maytal Saar-Tsechansky
McCombs School of Business
The University of Texas at Austin
April 14, 2017
2:30–3:30 p.m.
C125 PBB

Garud Iyengar
Industrial Engineering and Operations Research
Columbia University
TOPIC: Linear Convergence of Stochastic Frank Wolfe Variants

May 4, 2017
2:30–3:30 p.m.
W151 PBB
1st-Year PhD Presentation
May 5, 2017
2:30–3:30 p.m.
Olivia Sheng
Department of Operations and Information Systems
University of Utah


Fall 2016

Oct. 7, 2016
2:30–3:30 p.m.
C107 PBB
Prof. Tianbao Yang
Department of Computer Science
University of Iowa
TOPIC: Improving the Generalization of Deep Learning
Oct. 21, 2016
2:30–3:30 p.m.
C107 PBB
Zhenzhen Yan
National University of Singapore
TOPIC: Disruption Risk Mitigation in Supply Chains: The Risk Exposure Index Revisited
Oct. 28, 2016
2:30–3:30 p.m.
C107 PBB
Prof. Sanvesh Srivastava
Department of Statistics and Actuarial Science
University of Iowa
TOPIC: Scalable Bayes via Barycenter in Wasserstein Space
Nov. 4, 2016
10:30–11:30 a.m.
S401 PBB
Prof. Aaron Clauset
University of Colorado, Boulder
TOPIC: The Ground Truth about Metadata and Community Detection in Networks
Nov. 11, 2016
2:30–3:30 p.m.
Location: TBD
PhD Students
Management Sciences
TOPIC: INFORMS talk practice session


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