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    • Advances in Last Mile Logistics 

      Erera, Alan; Savelsbergh, Martin (2017-04-26)
    • Applications of Machine Learning in the Supply Chain 

      Pokutta, Sebastian (2018-02-15)
      In this talk we will explore the possibilities of machine learning in supply chains and logistics. We will see that modern machine learning methods, often in a black box fashion, allow us to move from model-driven ...
    • Applications of Simulation in Supply Chain Facility Analysis and Design 

      Goldsman, David; Alexopoulos, Christos (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2017-08-23)
      We will discuss the use of simulation as a tool for analyzing and improving supply chain performance. In particular, we will show how simulation can be used to (i) evaluate the effectiveness and robustness of a particular ...
    • Delivery in the Age of the Shared Economy 

      Savelsbergh, Martin (2020-02-12)
      The success of on-demand platforms to obtain a ride, e.g., Uber and Lyft, which rely on crowd-sourced transportation capacity, has radically changed the view on the potential and benefits of crowd-sourced transportation ...
    • From Smart Machines to Smart Supply Chains: Some Missing Pieces 

      McGinnis, Leon (2019-04-10)
      Modern warehouses, factories and supply chains are becoming enormously complex systems. Historically, the design and control of these systems has depended upon evolution and refinement over time to achieve high levels of ...
    • The New Frontier of Data-Driven Price Optimization 

      Wang, He (2017-11-15)
      In practice, firms are often faced with pricing challenges including high demand uncertainty, limited inventory, and restrictions to conduct price experimentation. In this talk, I will discuss models and algorithms that ...
    • Operational and Tactical Analysis of Same-Day Delivery Distribution Systems 

      Toriello, Alejandro (2018-10-24)
      E-retail is a highly competitive segment that constantly demands innovation and process improvement. One such innovation rapidly gaining traction is same-day delivery (SDD); large e-retailers like Amazon are quite active ...
    • Physical Internet: Concept, Research and Innovation 

      Montreuil, Benoit (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2017-02-22)
    • Predictive Analytics within the Service Supply Chain 

      Gebraeel, Nagi Z. (2017-03-29)
      The Stewart School of Industrial and Systems Engineering at Georgia Tech established the Center for Predictive Analytics and Real-Time Optimization. (PARO). The center focuses on two main thrust areas. The first thrust ...
    • Quantitative Methods in Health and Humanitarian Systems 

      Keskinocak, Pinar (2019-08-28)
      There are numerous opportunities in utilizing quantitative methods in health and humanitarian systems. There are often limited resources and multiple stakeholders in these settings, and efficient and effective decision-making ...
    • Recent Developments in Modeling City Logistics in Melbourne 

      Thompson, Russell G. (2018-01-22)
      The seminar will introduce City Logistics and describe recent models developed for improving the sustainability of goods movement in Melbourne, including a collaborative freight system for suppliers distributing goods to ...
    • Scalable On-demand Mobility Services 

      Van Hentenryck, Pascal (2018-11-14)
      The convergence of several technology enablers, including ubiquitous connectivity, autonomous vehicles, and sophisticated analytics, provides unique opportunities to fundamentally transform mobility in the next decade. ...