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Kellogg Operations Workshop

September 10-11, 2010

James L. Allen Center | Kellogg School of Management
2169 Campus Drive Evanston, IL 60208

Directions to Kellogg School of Management
Campus Map (PDF)
- The Orrington Hotel can be found on the map at the corner of Orrington Ave. and Church St. There will be a shuttle bus to take you from the hotel to the Allen Center. Please check with hotel staff for a schedule.

If you are driving, please stop by the front desk at the Allen Center first. They will direct you to the appropriate parking lot.

Friday, September 10th
All talks held in the McCormick Tribune Auditorium (room 164)
8:30-9:30am coffee and breakfast (EMP24/25 Lounge)
9:30-11:15am Erica Plambeck and Beril Toktay
OM for the Environment
11:15-11:45am coffee break (EMP24/25 Lounge)
11:45-12:15pm Deishin Lee
Turning Waste into By-Product
12:15-12:45pm Ataly Atasu
An Operations Perspective on Product Take-Back Legislation
12:45-1:45pm lunch (Park Dining Room)
1:45-2:45pm Bard Harstad
The Dynamics of Climate Agreements
2:45-3:45pm Gerard Cachon
Supply Chain Structure and the Cost of Carbon
3:45-4:15pm coffee break (EMP24/25 Lounge)
4:15-5:00pm Tunay Tunca
Production, Markets, and Procurement Contract Structure
5:00-6:00pm cocktails (Atrium Dining Room)
6:00-8:00pm dinner (Atrium Dining Room)

Saturday, September 11th
All talks held in the McCormick Tribune Auditorium (room 164)
8:30-9:30am coffee and breakfast (EMP24/25 Lounge)
9:30-10:30am Vish Krishnan
Innovative Approaches for Innovation: Managing Delegated Search
10:30-11:00am Karan Girotra
Idea Generation and the Quality of the Best Idea
11:00-11:30am coffee break (EMP24/25 Lounge)
11:30-12:00pm Sree Bhaskaran
Managing Technology Risk through Operational and Development Flexibility
12:00-12:30pm Nicos Savva
The Equity vs. Royalty Dilemma in University Technology Transfer
12:45-1:45pm lunch (Park Dining Room)


The Center hosts a biannual Operations Workshop in the fall. This workshop last took place Sept. 5-6, 2008. Read more information on the 2008 event.

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