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2016 Editorial Calendar

January/February 2016

  • Internet of Things: The power of networks
  • Data lakes: Dive into promising technology
  • Adventures in consulting: Lessons learned

March/April 2016

  • Software survey: Vehicle routing
  • Innovations in supply chain analytics
  • Analytics in the cloud: What’s next?

May/June 2016

  • Social media marketing & analytics
  • Real-time analytics: The future is here
  • Mobile and collaboration analytics & BI

July/August 2016

  • Software survey: Forecasting
  • Healthcare analytics: The time is now
  • Thwarting fraudsters: The fight goes on

September/October 2016

  • Cognitive computing and analytics
  • Cashing in on unstructured data
  • Sports analytics continues to score

November/December 2016

  • Software survey: Decision analysis
  • Implementing analytics: Best practices
  • Predictive power of crowdsourcing


      Former INFORMS President Cook named to U.S. Census committee

      Tom Cook, a former president of INFORMS, a founding partner of Decision Analytics International and a member of the National Academy of Engineering, was recently named one of five new members of the U.S. Census Bureau’s Census Scientific Advisory Committee (CSAC). The committee meets twice a year to address policy, research and technical issues relating to a full range of Census Bureau programs and activities, including census tests, policies and operations. The CSAC will meet for its fall 2018 meeting at Census Bureau headquarters in Suitland, Md., Sept. 13-14. Read more →

      Gartner identifies six barriers to becoming a digital business

      As organizations continue to embrace digital transformation, they are finding that digital business is not as simple as buying the latest technology – it requires significant changes to culture and systems. A recent Gartner, Inc. survey found that only a small number of organizations have been able to successfully scale their digital initiatives beyond the experimentation and piloting stages. “The reality is that digital business demands different skills, working practices, organizational models and even cultures,” says Marcus Blosch, research vice president at Gartner. Read more →

      Innovation and speculation drive stock market bubble activity

      A group of data scientists conducted an in-depth analysis of major innovations and stock market bubbles from 1825 through 2000 and came away with novel takeaways of their own as they found some very distinctive patterns in the occurrence of bubbles over 175 years. The study authors detected bubbles in approximately 73 percent of the innovations they studied, revealing the close relationship between innovation and stock market bubbles. Read more →



      INFORMS Annual Meeting
      Nov. 4-7, 2018, Phoenix

      Winter Simulation Conference
      Dec. 9-12, 2018, Gothenburg, Sweden


      Applied AI & Machine Learning | Comprehensive
      Sept. 10-13, 17-20 and 24-25

      Advancing the Analytics-Driven Organization
      Sept. 17-20, 12-5 p.m. LIVE Online

      The Analytics Clinic: Ensemble Models: Worth the Gains?
      Sept. 20, 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

      Predictive Analytics: Failure to Launch Webinar
      Oct. 3, 11 a.m.

      Advancing the Analytics-Driven Organization
      Oct. 1-4, 12 p.m.-5 p.m.

      Applied AI & Machine Learning | Comprehensive
      Oct. 15-19, Washington, D.C.

      Making Data Science Pay
      Oct. 29 -30, 12 p.m.-5 p.m.


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