Program

Saturday, August 26

8:00 – 9:00 Breakfast and opening remarks
9:00 – 9:30 Nikos Lappas The use of Decision-dependent Uncertainty Sets in Robust Optimization: Modeling Capabilities and Solution Approaches
9:30 – 10:00 Anna Svirsko Reducing Missing Medications in a Hospital Pharmacy through Standardization of Medication Delivery Pathways
10:00 – 10:30 Joseph Briggs On-line Coloring of Hamilton cycles
10:30 – 11:00 Coffee Break
11:00 – 12:00 Francisco Trespalacios Pseudo basic steps: bound improvement guarantees from Lagrangian decomposition in convex disjunctive programming
12:00 – 13:30 Lunch
13:30 – 14:00 Gerdus Benade
14:00 – 14:30 Siddharth Singh That’s Not Fair: Tariff Structures for Electricity Markets with Rooftop Solar
14:30 – 15:00 Cristiana Lara Electric Power Infrastructure Planning: MILP Model and Nested Decomposition Algorithm
15:00 – 15:30 Coffee Break
15:30 – 16:00 Stylianos Despotakis The Beneficial Effects of Ad Blockers
16:00 – 17:00 Hamsa Bastani Online Decision-Making Algorithms for Data-Driven Operations
17:00 – 17:30 Break
17:30 – 21:00 Dinner

Sunday, August 27

8:00 – 9:00 Breakfast
9:00 – 9:30 David Bernal Incorporating Quadratic Approximations in MINLP solution methods
9:30 – 10:00 Nam Ho Nguyen Dynamic Data-Driven Estimation of Non-Parametric Choice Models
10:00 – 10:30 Ziv Scully Optimally Scheduling Jobs with Multiple Tasks
10:30 – 11:00 Coffee Break
11:00 – 12:00 Noam Brown Libratus: Beating Top Humans in No-Limit Poker