Share with your friends










Submit

Analytics Magazine

Winter Simulation Conference heading to Las Vegas

The 2017 Winter Simulation Conference (WSC 2017) will be held Dec. 3-6 in Las Vegas at the Red Rock Resort.

WSC is celebrating 50 years. In addition to a technical program of unsurpassed scope and quality, WSC is the central meeting place for simulation practitioners, researchers and vendors working in all disciplines in industry, service, government, military and academic sectors.

Submissions are still be accepted for case studies, poster sessions, Ph.D. Colloquium and the vendor track. Complete paper deadlines and requirements are available at www.wintersim.org.

WSC 2017 is sponsored by ACM/SIGSIM, IISE (Institute of Industrial and Systems Engineers), INFORMS-SIM and SCS (Society for Modeling and Simulation International), with technical co-sponsorship from ASA (American Statistical Association), ASIM (Arbeitsgemeinschaft Simulation), IEEE/SMC (Systems, Man and Cybernetics) and NIST (National Institute of Standards and Technology).

For more information, visit the WSC website: http://meetings2.informs.org/wordpress/wsc2017/

Related Posts

  • 83
    The 2017 Winter Simulation Conference (WSC 2016) will be held Dec. 3-6 in Las Vegas at the Red Rock Resort. WSC is celebrating 50 years. In addition to a technical program of unsurpassed scope and quality, WSC is the central meeting place for simulation practitioners, researchers and vendors working in…
    Tags: wsc, simulation, conference, winter, technical, researchers, working, vendors, place, meeting
  • 73
    The 2016 Winter Simulation Conference (WSC) has been the premier international forum for disseminating recent advances in the field of systems simulation for almost 50 years. The longest-running conference devoted to simulation as a discipline, this year’s WSC will be held on Dec. 11-14 at the Crystal Gateway in Arlington,…
    Tags: simulation, wsc, conference, systems, winter, will
  • 72
    Features Eyes on the road, not dashboards How automated analytics help detect significant business incidents; each anomaly creates an opportunity to save or earn money. By Patrick Vernon Basic Sales Analysis So much data, so little insight. Twelve ideas for anyone assigned the task of analyzing a firm’s sales data.…
    Tags: simulation, informs, winter, conference
  • 72
    Features Visualizing machine-learning analysis In the journey from analysis to data-driven outcomes, data visualization presents data in a powerful and credible way. By Navneet Kesher Calling the smart way Big data analytics increase call center productivity and reduce unwanted phone calls by calling at the right time. By Douglas A.…
    Tags: informs, simulation, winter, meeting, conference
  • 67
    The 2018 Winter Simulation Conference (WSC 2018) will be held Dec. 9-12 at The Swedish Exhibition & Congress Centre in Gothenburg, Sweden. The 2018 conference seeks to highlight applications of simulation for noble causes in addition to continuing to report leading developments and applications in other fields.
    Tags: simulation, wsc, conference, dec, will, addition, systems, technical, institute, winter


Headlines

Report: One in five cloud-based user accounts may be fake

According to the Q2 2018 DataVisor Fraud Index Report, more than one in five user accounts set up through cloud service providers may be fraudulent. The report, based on information gathered between April and June, analyzes 1.1 billion active user accounts, 1.5 million email domains, 231,000 device types and 562 cloud hosting providers and data centers, among other indicators. Read more →

When managers respond to online critics, more negative reviews ensue

A new study in the INFORMS journal Marketing Science found that when managers respond to online reviews it’s possible that those responses could actually stimulate additional reviewing activity and an increased number of negative reviews. The study, “Channels of Impact: User Reviews When Quality is Dynamic and Managers Respond,” is authored by Judith Chevalier of the Yale School of Management and NBER, Yaniv Dover of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem and Dina Mayzlin of the Marshal School of Business at the University of Southern California. Read more →

IE student designs software to optimize snow removal at Penn State

It is well known among the State College and Penn State communities that it takes a lot for university officials to shut the campus down after a major snowfall. In fact, since 2010, the University Park campus has been shut down just three full days due to snowfall. Much to the chagrin of students – and faculty and staff – the snow day at Penn State may just have become even more elusive, thanks to software developed by recent industrial engineering graduate Achal Goel. Read more →

UPCOMING ANALYTICS EVENTS

INFORMS-SPONSORED EVENTS

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

INFORMS Computing Society Conference
Jan. 6-8, 2019; Knoxville, Tenn.

INFORMS Conference on Business Analytics & Operations Research
April 14-16, 2019; Austin, Texas

INFORMS International Conference
June 9-12, 2019; Cancun, Mexico

INFORMS Marketing Science Conference
June 20-22; Rome, Italy

INFORMS Applied Probability Conference
July 2-4, 2019; Brisbane, Australia

INFORMS Healthcare Conference
July 27-29, 2019; Boston, Mass.

2019 INFORMS Annual Meeting
Oct. 20-23, 2019; Seattle, Wash.

Winter Simulation Conference
Dec. 8-11, 2019: National Harbor, Md.

OTHER EVENTS

Applied AI & Machine Learning | Comprehensive
Dec. 3, 2018 (live online)


Advancing the Analytics-Driven Organization
Jan. 28–31, 2019, 1 p.m.– 5 p.m. (live online)

CAP® EXAM SCHEDULE

CAP® Exam computer-based testing sites are available in 700 locations worldwide. Take the exam close to home and on your schedule:


 
For more information, go to 
https://www.certifiedanalytics.org.