Recent Submissions

  • Multivariate Statistics and Machine Learning Under a Modern Optimization Lens 

    Bertsimas, Dimitris (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2015-03-05)
    Key problems of classification and regression can naturally be written as optimization problems. While continuous optimization approaches has had a significant impact in statistics, discrete optimization has played a very ...
  • I, Optimize: The Application of Industrial Engineering Principles to the Business of Entertainment 

    Primus, Guy (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2013-10-17)
    The entertainment industry is, by all accounts, more art than science. While entertainment will continue to be dominated by artists, those looking to improve upon the creative process have embraced the tools of industrial ...
  • Hooked on Optimization 

    Nemhauser, George L. (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2010-09-16)
    Integer programming is addictive. I got hooked more than forty years ago and I'm still an addict. There are many fun challenges and no indication that the rate of progress has diminished. In this talk I'll tell a little ...