symposium program and presentations

8:45 am—9:00 am Sign In
9:00 am—9:20 am Welcome
Ramteen Sioshansi (The Ohio State University) and Afzal S. Siddiqui (University College London, Stockholm University, HEC Montréal, and Aalto University)
9:20 am—10:00 am A Random Walk Down Hearst Avenue
Anthony Papavasiliou (Université catholique de Louvain)
10:00 am—10:40 am You Never Forget Your First One: Reflections from Shmuel’s First Ph.D. Advisee
Adam Borison (Nathan Associates Inc.)
10:40 am—11:05 am Break
11:05 am—11:45 am Shmuel’s Influence in Behavioral Operations
Wedad Elmaghraby (University of Maryland)
11:45 am—12:25 pm It’s All Fun and Games: Deregulating Electricity
Benjamin F. Hobbs (Johns Hopkins University)
12:25 pm—1:40 pm Lunch
1:40 pm—2:20 pm Computational Equilibrium: From the Energy Economy to Airline Networks
Robert Phillips (Nomis Solutions)
2:20 pm—3:00 pm Shmuel’s Influence on Electricity-Market Reforms
Hung-Po Chao (PJM Interconnection)
3:00 pm—3:25 pm Break
3:25 pm—4:05 pm Picking Up the Pieces: All the Non-OR Things I Had to Learn to Get to My Dream Job of Telling Doctors to do Less Stuff to Patients, And I Owe it All to Shmuel
Amy R. Wilson (Medical University of South Carolina)
4:05 pm—4:45 pm Shmuel Oren’s Tutorial on Nonlinear Pricing
Robert Wilson (Stanford University)
4:45 pm—5:00 pm Closing
Enzo Sauma (Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile) and Alex Papalexoplous (ECCO International)