The workshop is organized on 19th and 20th December, 2016.
Workshop venue: HUL Lecture Theatre, AC7, Level 2.

Monday, December 19 
08:00 - 09:00   Registration (Workshop Venue) / Breakfast (Bajaj Dining Hall)
09:00 - 09:25Welcome Address (Sridhar Seshadri, Sr. Associate Dean Faculty & Research, ISB)
09:25 - 09:30 Introduction (Milind Sohoni, Senior Associate Dean Faculty Alignment and Registrar Office, ISB)
09:30 - 10:30Keynote: David Simchi-Levi (Massachusetts Institute of Technology)
10:30 - 10:45  Coffee Break
10:45 -12:30        Session I : Analytical models in Supply Chains
  1. Haresh Gurnani, Wake Forest University, “Multichannel Distribution strategy – Selling to a Competing Buyer under Limited Supplier Capacity”
  2. Apurva Jain, University of Washington, “Impact of retailers with knowledge of supplier's inventory on supply chain performance”
  3. Sripad Devalkar, Indian School of Business, “Crop Diversification = Profit and Risk: Role of Intermediaries”
12:30-14:00Lunch (Bajaj Dining Hall)
14:00 - 16:15Session II : Empirical research in OM - I
  1. T T Niranjan, Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay, “Deliberate discounting of feedback in dynamic decision making: Insights from a multi method study”
  2. Priyank Arora, Georgia Institute of Technology, “When do appointments of corporate sustainability executives affect shareholder value?”
  3. Vinayak Deshpande, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, “Queue now or Queue later: An empirical study of callers redial behaviors”
16:15 - 16:30Coffee Break
16:30 - 17:30Poster session (AC8 Board Room)
19:00 - 21:30Dinner: Executive Housing Mirror Pool

Tuesday, December 20
08:00 - 09:00Breakfast (Bajaj Dining Hall)
09:00 - 09:05Introduction (Sarang Deo, Associate Professor, ISB)
09:05 - 10:05Keynote: Chris Tang (University of California, Los Angeles)
10:05 - 10:15Coffee Break
10:15 - 11:00          Session II: Empirical Research in OM
  1. Vinayak Deshpande, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, “Queue now or Queue later: An empirical study of callers redial behaviours”
11:00 - 12:30          Session III: Sustainable Operations
  1. Anant Mishra, George Mason University,
    “Towards improving Factory Working Conditions in Developing Countries: An Empirical Analysis of Bangladesh Ready-Made Garment Factories”
  2. Suresh Muthulingam, Pennsylvania State University,
    “Does Learning from Inspections Affect Environmental
    Performance? – Evidence from Unconventional Well Development in Pennsylvania”
12:30 -14:00     Lunch (Bajaj Dining Hall)
14:00 – 16:15Session IV :  Sustainable Operations
  1. Sarv Devaraj, Neeley School of Business,
    “Re-examining impacts of electronic medical records (EMRs) on Hospital Performance: Moving beyond adoption to experience, functionality and complexity of environment”
  2. Lavanya Marla, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign,
    “Robust Ambulance Allocation Using Risk-based Metrics”
  3. Omkar D. Pasule Desai, Indian Institute of Management, Indore,
    “Spillover Benefits of Marketing Exclusively to Free Patients at Aravind Eye Hospital”
16:15 - 16:30Concluding Remarks (Sridhar Seshadri, Senior Associate Dean Faculty & Research, ISB)
16:30 - 16:45Coffee Break