Committee/Judges

Organizing Committee

vanhoeve.jpgWillem-Jan Van Hoeve, Committee Chair
Carnegie Bosch Associate Professor of Operations Research
Carnegie Mellon University, Tepper School of Business
Qtgj6HrQSLizXEqDcpjV_Jim-Bander-T.jpg Jim Bander
Senior Leader: Analytics, Data Science & Optimization
Experian
Jennifer Becker image Jennifer L. Becker
Title Sponsor Representative
Innovation Engineering, Optimization Lead
Bayer
Hande Benson
Associate Professor
Drexel University, LeBow College of Business
jbirge.jpgJohn R. Birge
Levin Distinguished Service Professor of Operations Management
University of Chicago, Booth School of Business
Jarugumilli imageShrikant Jarugumilli
Title Sponsor Representative
Lead - Connected Virtual Systems, Decision Science Center of Excellence
pachamanova-dessislava-Headshot.jpgDessislava Pachamanova
Professor & Zwerling Family Endowed Research Scholar, Babson College; Research Affiliate, MIT Sloan School of Business
Babson College; MIT Sloan School of Business

INFORMS Staff

Melissa Moore
Executive Director
INFORMS
Magrogan_Mary.jpgMary Magrogan
Director of Professional Recognition and Development
INFORMS
Terry Cryan
Special Projects Associate
INFORMS

Judging Committee

John R. Birge, Committee Chair
Levin Distinguished Service Professor of Operations Management
University of Chicago, Booth School of Business
Jim Bander
Senior Leader: Analytics, Data Science & Optimization
Experian
Jennifer Becker image Jennifer L. Becker
Title Sponsor Representative
Innovation Engineering, Optimization Lead
Bayer
Hande Benson
Associate Professor
Drexel University, LeBow College of Business

Anna Danandeh
Manager of Business Intelligence, Customer Experience Effectiveness
Verizon

Erera_HS2015.jpgAlan Erera
UPS Professor of Logistics, Associate Chair for Graduate Studies, Co-Director SCL Center for Global Transportation
Georgia Institute of Technology
Jarugumilli imageShrikant Jarugumilli
Title Sponsor Representative
Operations Research Lead
Bayer
Meketon_Headshot.jpgMarc Meketon
Vice President
Oliver Wyman
Kumar_Headshot.png Kumar Muthuraman
Centennial Professor & Distinguished Teaching Professor; Director, Center for Analytics & Transformative Technologies
University of Texas at Austin, McCombs School of Business
pachamanova-dessislava-Headshot.jpgDessislava Pachamanova
Professor & Zwerling Family Endowed Research Scholar, Babson College; Research Affiliate, MIT Sloan School of Business
Babson College; MIT Sloan School of Business
Randall_Robert_Headshot.jpg Robert Randall
Senior Specialist
Princeton Consultants
Thomas_Barrett-Headshot.jpg Barrett Thomas
Professor, Department Executive Officer
University of Iowa, Tippie College of Business
VeraHeadshot2012.jpg Vera Tilson
Associate Professor, Operations Management
University of Rochester, Simon Business School
vanhoeve.jpgWillem-Jan Van Hoeve
Carnegie Bosch Associate Professor of Operations Research
Carnegie Mellon University, Tepper School of Business