Programme


Monday, December 22, 2014
8:00 - 9:00

Registration
 


Breakfast

MAX LT, AC-3,
Level-2
 

Bajaj Dining Hall

9:00 - 9:15Welcome

 

 

 

 

 

MAX LT, AC-3,

Level-2

9:15 - 10:15Keynote Speaker: Dr G N Rao, Chairman and Founder LV Prasad Eye Institute
"Operationalizing Excellence in Healthcare Delivery with Equity"
10:15 - 11:00
  • NSF funding opportunities in socially responsible operations - Diwakar Gupta, National Science Foundation and University of Minnesota
11:00 - 11:30Coffee  Break
11:30-13:00Session I – Heatlhcare
  • Diwakar Gupta, National Science Foundation and University of Minnesota
“Bundled Payments For Healthcare Services: Proposer Selection and Information Sharing”
  • Priyank Arora, Georgia Institute of Technology
“Improving Societal Outcomes in the Organ Donation Value Chain”
13:00 - 14:00Lunch

Bajaj Dining Hall

14:00 - 15:30Session II – Sustainable Operations
  • Ashish Kabra, INSEAD
“Bike sharing systems: Accessibility VS Availability”
  • Aditya Vedantam, Purdue University
“An Analysis of Recycled Content Claims Under Demand Benefit and Supply Uncertainty”

 

 

 

 

 

 

MAX LT, AC-3,

Level-2

15:30 - 16:00Coffee  Break
16:00 - 16:45Session III –  Innovation in emerging markets
  • Ram Bala, Santa Clara University
“The Emerging Market Conundrum: The Role of De Facto Intellectual Property Rights on Entry Decisions of MNCs”
16:45 - 17:45Poster session
19:00 - 21:00Dinner: Executive Housing Mirror Pool 

 

Tuesday, December 23, 2014
8:00 - 9:00Breakfast

Bajaj Dining Hall

9:00 - 10:30Session IV – Healthcare
  • Vishal Ahuja, Southern Methodist University
“Approximation Methods for Determining Optimal Allocations in Response Adaptive Clinical Trials”
  • Sriram Thirumalai, Texas Christian University
“Operational Sources of Efficiency in Healthcare Service”

 

 

 

 

 

MAX LT, AC-3,

Level-2

10:30 - 11:00Coffee Break
11:00 - 12:30Session V – Sustainable Operations
  • Suvrat Dhanorkar, University of Minnesota
      “Repurposing Materials & Waste through Online Exchanges: Overcoming the Last  Hurdle”
  • Samar K. Mukhopadhyay, Sungkyunkwan University
“ Reverse Supply Chain for Remanufacturing with Uncertain Demand and Return Product Yield”
12:30 - 12:45Concluding remarks
12:45 - 14:00Lunch

Bajaj Dining Hall