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The 2nd edition of the conference for Latin America will reunite the scientific community from operations research, business intelligence, data science, and supply chain.

About the conference

This is the second conference organized by Universidad Galileo in collaboration with the Institute for Operations Research and Management Sciences (INFORMS). This event offers a series of seminars, workshops, and conferences on Data Science, Business Intelligence, Supply Chain, and Operations Research, taught by national and international specialists.

The event seeks to reunite the Guatemalan and Latin American scientific community interested in the areas mentioned above to generate possible collaborations and thus increase the application of these areas in Latin American industry.

About the conference

This is the second conference organized by Universidad Galileo in collaboration with the Institute for Operations Research and Management Sciences (INFORMS). This event offers a series of seminars, workshops, and conferences on Data Science, Business Intelligence, Supply Chain, and Operations Research, taught by national and international specialists.

The event seeks to reunite the Guatemalan and Latin American scientific community interested in the areas mentioned above to generate possible collaborations and thus increase the application of these areas in Latin American industry.

Keynote speakers

Hatem Masri, Ph.D.

Title: Rethinking Business education – The impact of Industrial revolutions

Hatem Masri is professor of business analytics and dean of the college of business administration at the university of Bahrain, Kingdom of Bahrain. He is president of the African Federation of Operations Research Societies (AFROS). Hatem received a PhD in management science in 2004 and Master in operations research in 1999 from the university of Tunis, Tunisia.

Gary Cokins

Title: Analytics-Based Enterprise Performance Management

Gary Cokins is an internationally recognized expert, speaker, and author in performance improvement systems and advanced cost management. Gary received a BS degree with honors (Tau Beta Pi; Alpha Pi Mu) in Industrial Engineering/Operations Research from Cornell University in 1971. He was a two-year varsity football letterman. He received his MBA with honors (Beta Gamma Sigma) from Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management in 1974. Gary serves on the board of advisers for organizations including an advisory board with Harvard Business School Professor, Robert S. Kaplan, for the International Monetary Fund (IMF).

Invited speakers

Joseph Arriola

Title: Big Data ¿Qué debo considerar para mis proyectos?

Luis Joachin

Title: Liderando un proyecto de Data warehousing y Auto Servicio

Jesús Gil

Title: Business Intelligence en la nube

Anna Sáez de Tejada, Ph.D.

Title: Can Brands Claim Ignorance? Unauthorized Subcontracting in Apparel Supply Chains

Ramiro Bolaños, Ph.D.

Title: Business modeling: Making use of Operations Research to develop innovation and value

Adrián Ramírez Nafarrate, Ph.D.

Title: The importance of widespread testing for COVID-19 pandemic: systems thinking for drive-through testing sites

Diego Quan

Title: Optimización en el Proceso de Combustión

Emily Tucker, Ph.D.

Title:Reducing Drug Shortages by
Improving Supply Chain Resiliency

Rafael Bolaños

Title: Cadena de Suministros y Logística Internacional

December 7 to 8, 2021

Virtual campus – Universidad Galileo

Price

INFORMS members

Free

Students

$15

General admission

$25

Universidad Galileo

Galileo University has more than 40 years of experience in higher education and has been characterized by having a vanguard vision oriented towards the future. It currently possesses more than 300 academic programs in various disciplines and teaching modalities characterized by their technological and innovative approach.

Institute for Operations Research and Management Sciences (INFORMS)

The Institute for Operations Research and Management Sciences (INFORMS) is a vibrant international community. It comprises 12,500 professionals and students from Data Sciences, Operations Research, Optimization, Business Intelligence, and Artificial Intelligence, among others. As an international professional society, INFORMS connects members from nearly 90 countries and from all types of organizations. These include academics, business, the federal government, military, among others, who will lead the next generation of professionals in the industry.

Apply for a scholarship!

To support the development of the Latin American scientific community, the event’s sponsors are sponsoring scholarships for people from all countries who wish to participate in this conference. Apply for your scholarship by filling out the form below.
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Acknowledgment

Special thanks to the INFORMS members who supported this initiative, in particular to the International Activities Committee.

Organizing Committee

Jorge Samayoa, Ph.D.
General Chair
José Ramírez, Ph.D.
Executive Chair
Marco A. To, Ph.D.
Advisory committee chair
Miguel Morales, Ph.D.
Technology and Communications Chair
Alberth Alvarado, Ph.D.
Program chair
MSc. Preng Biba
Data Science Chair
MSc. Marco Tulio Gómez
BI Chair
MSc. Roberto Portillo
Poster Session Chair
Jorge Samayoa, Ph.D.
General Chair
José Ramírez, Ph.D.
Executive Chair
Marco A. To, Ph.D.
Advisory committee chair
Miguel Morales, Ph.D.
Technology and Communications Chair
Alberth Alvarado, Ph.D.
Program chair
MSc. Preng Biba
Data Science Chair
MSc. Marco Tulio Gómez
BI Chair
MSc. Roberto Portillo
Poster Session Chair

Contact

Telephone:

+ 502 24238000 ext. 7383, 7386, 7387

Address:

7a. avenida calle Dr. Eduardo Suger Cofiño zona 10