Dana Clyman Seminars

  • Dana Clyman was a member of the Darden Faculty from 1992 until his untimely death in the fall of 2003. Through his untiring energy, interdisciplinary perspective and inexhaustible inquisitiveness, he created an intellectual vibrancy among his colleagues and beyond. It is to the continuation of that vibrancy to which the Dana Clyman Research Seminar Series is dedicated. 

    2018 SPEAKERS 

    Tuesday, March 27, 2018
    10:00 - 11:30am in FOB 294
    Yulia Vorotyntseva, University of Texas at Dallas
    "Can Managers Plan Assortments? An Experimental Study"
    Host: Ozlem Yildiz

    Friday, April 6, 2018
    12:00 - 1:30pm in FOB 194
    Sergei Savin, Associate Professor of Operations, Information and Decisions, Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania
    "Managing Portfolio of Elective Surgical Procedures: A Multidimensional Inverse Newsvendor Problem"
    Host: Ozlem Yildiz  

    Friday, April 20, 2018
    12:00 - 1:30pm in FOB 194
    Susan Lu, Assistant Professor of Management, Purdue University
    "Do Mandatory Overtime Laws Improve Quality? Staffing Decisions and Operational Flexibility of Nursing Homes"
    Host: Ozlem Yildiz

    Friday, May 11, 2018
    12:00 - 1:30pm in FOB 194
    Jason Acimovic, Assistant Professor of Supply Chain Management, Smeal College of Business, Penn State University 
    "Show or Tell? A Tanzanian Mobile Money Field Experiment Measuring the Impacts of SMS Messages on Agent Performance"
    Host: Doug Thomas

    Friday, May 25, 2018
    12:00 - 1:30pm in FOB 194
    Yannis Bellos, Assistant Professor of Information Systems and Operations Management, George Mason University
    "Service Design for a Holistic Customer Experience: A Process Perspective"
    Host: Jeremy Hutchison-Krupat

    Wednesday, June 6, 2018
    10:00 - 11:30am in FOB 194
    Spyros Zoumpoulis, Assistant Professor of Decision Sciences, INSEAD
    "Efficiently Evaluating Targeting Policies Using Field Experiments"
    Host: Yael Gruska-Cockayne

    Friday, September 14, 2018
    9:30 - 11:00am in Library Conference Room 208D
    Andrew Davis, Assistant Professor of Operations, Technology, and Information Management, SC Johnson Graduate School of Management, Cornell University
    "Private Information and Endogenous Matching in Supply Chains: Theory and Experiments"
    Host: Doug Thomas

    Monday, October 1, 2018
    1:30 - 2:45pm in FOB 194
    Aravind Chandrasekaran, Associate Professor, Fisher College of Business, The Ohio State University
    "Effect of Process Improvement Initiatives through Daily Huddles on Team and Operational Outcomes: A Randomized Control Study"
    Host: Elliott Weiss 

    Friday, October 19, 2018 
    10:30am - 12:00pm in FOB 294
    Janne Kettunen, Assistant Professor of Decision Sciences, George Washington University School of Business
    "New Product Development in Entrepreneurial Companies and Risk Aversion Paradox"
    Host: Raul Chao  

    2016 Speakers

    Monday, February 22, 2016
    1:30 - 3:00pm in FOB 294

    Sanjiv Erat, Associate Professor of Innovation, Technology and Operations, University of California San Diego
    "Product Developing for the Poor: Implications of Budget Constraints and Financing"     
    Host: Elliott Weiss

    Friday, May 6, 2016
    1:30 - 3:00pm in FOB 294
    Cade Massey, Practice Professor, Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania
    Host: Yael Grushka-Cockayne