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IERA Update 082815

Author: Changyue Song

In this version, we add some wonderful features to our platform. What’s new:

1. Subscription of the main site blogs is enabled for all users. Users will receive an email for a new article in our main site. You can change the settings in “Dashboard/Subscribe”.

2. Forum digest is enabled for all users. Users will receive an email every day containing the active topics in the forums in the past 24 hours. You can change the settings in “Dashboard/Your Profile/Forum Digest Emails”, or in “Settings/Forum Digest” of your personal page.

3. Subscription of forums is enabled. If you subscribe a forum, you will receive an email for a new topic in the forum.… Read more

INFORMS 2015 Data Mining Best Student Paper Award

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INFORMS 2015 Data Mining Best Student Paper Award

The Data Mining (DM) Section of INFORMS announces the Best Student Paper Award to recognize excellence among its student members. Four finalists for the Best Student Paper Award will be selected by a panel of members of the DM section on any topic related to data mining by a student author.

Rules and Information:

1.        The presenting student author must be a student on or after January 1, 2015.

2.        The research must have been conducted while the presenting author was a student.

3.        The paper must be written by the student author(s) with minor assistance from advisors. 
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IERA Update 052015

Author: Changyue Song

Dear all, the number of registered users in our website exceeds 200, and total reads exceeds 15,000 now! Cheers!

What’s new:

1. The forums are re-organized

2. The index page of forums is reformatted.

3. Registration/login with social account including Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and Google+ is enabled.

4. Social sharing of posts/forums is enabled.… Read more

INFORMS 2015 QSR Best Student Paper Award

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INFORMS 2015 QSR Best Student Paper Award

The Quality Statistics and Reliability (QSR) Section of INFORMS announces the Best Student Paper Award to recognize excellence among its student members. The award program brings prestige to the QSR Section as well as to the recipients honored.

Four finalists for the Best Student Paper Award will be selected to make presentations on Monday, November 2nd, 2015 at the INFORMS Annual Meeting in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The winner will be announced at the QSR business meeting later at the conference.  All finalists will receive an award certificate and 3 years free QSR membership.… Read more

Industrial & Systems Engineering Research Conference (ISERC) 2015

Author: Kaibo Liu

Please be aware of Industrial & Systems Engineering Research Conference (ISERC) this year is on May 30 – June 2, 2015 in Nashville, Tenn. Details can be found: http://www.iienet2.org/Annual2/default.aspx

I would like to recommend two featured panel discussion sessions on data analytics that I chaired in ISERC this year. Please don’t miss the sessions!

1. “ Panel Discussion – Industrial analytics courses: the needs, contents and expectations”:

Date: Sunday, May 31
Time: 2-3:15PM
Location: 209
Invited Panelists: Prof. Shiyu Zhou from UW-Madison, Prof. Diego Klabjan from Northwestern University, Prof. Satish Bukkapatnam from Texas A&M University, and Prof.Read more