Healthcare Systems Engineering

Past Events

2017

May 1-4, 2017 

Society of Hospital Medicine

Location: Mandalay Bay Hotel and Casino Resort, Las Vegas, NV

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May 20-23, 2017

IISE Annual Conference and Expo

Location: Omni William Penn Hotel, Pittsburgh, PA

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2015

June 14-17, 2015

ASEE Annual Conference
Location: Washington Convention Center, Seattle, WA
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June 24, 2015

Gathering of the Fellows
Time: 8:30 am-4:30 pm (ET)
Location: Fenway Center, 77 St Stephen Street, Northeastern University, Boston, MA
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July 29-31, 2015

INFORMS Healthcare Conference
Location: Nashville, TN

November 1-4, 2015

INFORMS Annual Conference
Location: Philadelphia, PA

December 3, 2015

Distinguished Lecture Series: "Healthcare Systems Engineering as a Design and Improvement Strategy"
Time: 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Location: Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 
Speaker: James C. Benneyan, Ph.D.

See slides here and watch the lecture here.

December 6-9, 2015

IHI 27th Annual National Forum
Location: Orlando, FL
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May 30 - June 2, 2015

IIE Annual Conference & Expo 2015
Location: Nashville, TN

April 28, 2015

The Impact of Decentralization in Humanitarian Operations
Presenter: Dr. Jessica Heier Stamm
Time: 1:30 - 3:30PM
Location: 406 Egan Center, Northeastern University, Boston MA

April 24, 2015

Introduction to Data Analysis with R Workshop
Presenter: Dr. Eralp Dogu
Time: 3:00 - 4:00PM
Location: 435 Curry Student Center, Northeastern University, Boston MA

April 17, 2015

MIE Seminar Series: Improving Patient Safety, Quality, and Patient Experience: Applications of Basic Systems Engineering Concepts
Time: 10:30-11:30AM
Location: 108 Snell Engineering, Northeastern University, Boston, MA

April 16-17, 2015

CHOT Spring 2015 IAB Meeting
Location: Georgia Tech, Atlanta, GA

March 26, 2015

Portland, ME Seminar Series: "Using Quality Control Charts in Healthcare"
Time: 8:30 am-4:00 pm (ET)
Location: MaineHealth, Portland, ME
Speaker: James C. Benneyan, Ph.D.

February 18-20, 2015

SHS Healthcare Systems Improvement Conference
Location: Orlando, FL

February 10, 2015

SHS Webinar: Choosing Wisely: A Program to Reduce Unnecessary Medical Care
Time: 2:00 pm (ET)
Presenter: Susan Haas, M.D., Clinician in Residence, Health Systems Engineering Institute

2014

December 5, 2014

Portland, ME Seminar Series: "Using Computer Simulation to Improve Healthcare"
Time: 8:30 am-4:00 pm (ET)
Location: MaineHealth, Portland, ME
Speaker: James C. Benneyan, Ph.D.

December 3, 2014

CHOT Webinar: "Antibiotic Stewardship"
Time: 12:00 - 1:00 pm (ET)
Speaker: James C. Benneyan, Ph.D.

November 19, 2014

CHOT Webinar: "Outside Utilization"
Time: 12:00 - 1:00 pm (ET)
Speaker: James C. Benneyan, Ph.D.

November 6, 2014

San Francisco Seminar Series: "Using Quality Control Charts in Healthcare"
Time: 9:00 am-5:00 pm (PT)
Location: California State East Bay Oakland Center, Oakland, CA
Speaker: James C. Benneyan, Ph.D.

November 3, 2014

Portland, ME Seminar Series: "Healthcare Systems Engineering as an Improvement Strategy"
Time: 4:30-6:30 pm (ET)
Location: Maine Medical Center, Portland, ME
Speaker: James C. Benneyan, Ph.D.

October 29, 2014

CHOT Webinar: "Predictive Models of Patient Flow"
Time: 12:00 - 1:00 pm (ET)
Speaker: James C. Benneyan, Ph.D.

October 16-17, 2014

CHOT Fall IAB Meeting
Location: Verizon Innovation Center, Waltham, MA

July 15, 2014

CHOT Webinar: "Models to Improve Spread of Healthcare Quality Improvements"
Time: 3:00 - 4:00 pm (ET)
Speaker: James C. Benneyan, Ph.D.

June 23, 2014

Seattle Seminar Series: "Using Quality Control Charts in Healthcare"
Time: 9:00 am-5:00 pm (PT)
Location: Northeastern University Seattle Campus
Speaker: James C. Benneyan, Ph.D.

June 16, 2014

Charlotte Seminar Series: "Using Computer Simulation to Improve Healthcare"
Time: 9:00 am-4:00 pm (ET)
Location: Northeastern University Charlotte Campus
Speaker: James C. Benneyan, Ph.D.

June 10-11, 2014

2014 Annual Gathering of the Fellows
Time: 8:00 am-5:00 pm (ET)
Location: Northeastern University Curry Center Ballroom
Keynote Speaker: Lucian Leape, MD, Harvard School of Public Health

May 15, 2014

CHOT Webinar: "A PCMH Scheduling Model that Optimizes Primary Care Team Continuity"
Time: 12:00 - 1:00 pm (ET)
Speaker: James C. Benneyan, Ph.D.

May 1, 2014

Seattle Seminar Series: "Using Computer Simulation to Improve Healthcare"
Time: 9:00 am-5:00 pm (PT)
Location: Harborview Medical Center
Speaker: James C. Benneyan, Ph.D.

April 24-25, 2014

2014 CHOT Industry Advisory Board Spring Meeting
Location: Austin, TX

April 16, 2014

Charlotte Seminar Series: "Healthcare Systems Engineering as an Improvement Strategy"
Time: 5:00-7:00 pm (ET)
Location: Northeastern University Charlotte Campus
Speaker: James C. Benneyan, Ph.D.

April 11, 2014

San Francisco Seminar Series: "Using Computer Simulation to Improve Healthcare"
Time: 9:00 am-5:00 pm (PT)
Location: California State East Bay Oakland Center, Oakland, CA
Speaker: James C. Benneyan, Ph.D.

April 8, 2014

Healthcare Systems Engineering Research Colloquia: "Using Industrial Engineering and Other Tools to Improve Healthcare Delivery: Case Studies"
Time: 3:30-5:00 pm
Location: 320 Behrakis Center, Northeastern University, Boston, MA
Speaker: Dr. Amy Cohn, Associate Professor and Thurnau Professor, Department of Industrial and Operations Engineering, University of Michigan College of Engineering

March 21, 2014

Mechanical and Industrial Engineering Seminar: "Non-Pharmaceutical Intervention Strategies for Pandemic Influenza Outbreaks"
Time:10:00-11:00 am (Refreshments from 9:30-10:00 am)
Location: 435 Curry Student Center, Northeastern University, Boston, MA
Speaker: Dr. Dayna Lee Martinez, Postdoctoral Research Associate, Healthcare Systems Engineering Institute, Northeastern University

March 10, 2014

Seattle Seminar Series: "Healthcare Systems Engineering as an Improvement Strategy"
Time: 5:00-7:00 pm (PT)
Location: Harborview Medical Center, 300 9th Avenue, Seattle, WA
Speaker: James C. Benneyan, Ph.D.

February 6, 2014

Executive Performance Improvement Summit: Health Systems Engineering to Propel PI in the New Environment "Leveraging the Science of Health Systems Engineering"
Time: 5:00-7:30 pm (PT)
Location: 600 The Embarcadero, San Francisco, CA
Speaker: James C. Benneyan, Ph.D.

January 15, 2014

INFORMS Boston Chapter Meeting: A Model for Scaling Healthcare Systems Engineering Nationally: The Medicare/Medicaid Innovation Center Demonstration Project
Time: 6:30-8:00 pm
Location: School of Pharmacy, Northeastern University, Boston, MA
Speaker: James C. Benneyan, Ph.D.

2013

October 17-18, 2013

2013 CHOT Industry Advisory Board Meeting
Location: Boston, MA

September 17, 2013

CHOT Deep-Dive Webinar: "Systems Engineering Tools to Design Healthcare Networks at the Macro Level"
Speakers: Dr. James Benneyan and Onur Uzunlar

September 9-10, 2013

Healthcare Computer Simulation Workshop
Time: 8:30 am-4:00 pm
Location: Curry Student Center McLeod Suites, Northeastern University, Boston, MA
Speaker: James C. Benneyan, Ph.D., and Lou Keller, Healthcare Systems Applications, Flexsim Software Products, Inc.

September 5, 2013

Healthcare Systems Engineering Research Colloquia: "Forecasting cardiac ICU bed demand"
Time: 3:00-4:30 pm
Location: 308 Snell Engineering Building, Northeastern University, Boston, MA
Speaker: Christina Pagel, Ph.D., Senior Research Fellow, University College London

August 14, 2013

Introduction to Using Systems Engineering to Improve Healthcare
Time: 3:30-5:30 pm
Location: Alumni Center Pavilion Room, Northeastern University, Boston, MA
Speaker: James C. Benneyan, Ph.D.

August 6, 2013

CHOT NEU Member Quarterly Project Update Meeting

July 24, 2013

CHOT Webinar: "Cancer Surgery multi-stage scheduling and related scheduling optimization problems"
Time: 12:00 - 1:00 pm
Speaker: James C. Benneyan, Ph.D.

June 26, 2013

CHOT Deep-Dive Webinar: "Strategic Change Initiatives in Health Systems: Perspectives on the Role of Absorptive Capacity for Change and Success Factors for Change Implementation"
Speaker: Dr. Bita Kash, Texas A&M Health Science Center

May 29, 2013

CHOT Deep-Dive Webinar: "Exploring Non-Clinical Users perceptions and use of the Electronic Medical Record"
Speaker: Dr. Madhu C. Reddy, Penn State

May 13, 2013

Healthcare Improvement Leadership Seminar Series: "Innovating Innovation"
Time: 4:00-5:30 pm
Location: 200 Richards Hall, Northeastern University, Boston, MA
Speaker: Naomi Fried, Ph.D., Boston Children's Hospital

April 11-12, 2013

2013 CHOT Industry Advisory Board Spring Meeting
Location: Atlanta, GA

February 28, 2013

Healthcare Systems Engineering Research Colloquia: "Social Distancing and Non-Pharmaceutical Intervention Strategies for Mitigating Pandemic Influenza Outbreaks"
Time: 3:00-4:00 pm
Location: 308 Snell Engineering Building, Northeastern University, Boston, MA
Speaker: Dayna Martinez, Ph.D., HSyE Institute

February 5, 2013

Healthcare Improvement Leadership Seminar Series: "Henry Ford Health System's Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award Journey"
Time: 4:30-6:00 pm
Location: 240 Egan Research Center, Northeastern University, Boston, MA
Speaker: Sue Hawkins, Henry Ford Health System

January 23, 2013

CHOT Deep-Dive Webinar: "Predicting Readmission Patterns"
Speaker: Dr. Eva K. Lee, Georgia Institute of Technology

January 18, 2013

Healthcare Systems Engineering Research Seminar: "From Data to Benefits: Predictive Analytics in Healthcare"
Time: 10:15-11:30 am
Location: 200 Richards Hall, Northeastern University, Boston, MA
Speaker: Eugene Kolker, Ph.D., Seattle Children's Hospital

2012

December 5, 2012

CHOT Deep-Dive Webinar: "Readmissions: Spreadsheet tools for detecting improvements and evaluating intervention cost effectiveness under the CMS incentive system"
Speaker: Dr. James Benneyan

November 7, 2012

CHOT Deep-Dive Webinar: "Bridging the Health Management & Clinical Divide in Innovation"
Speaker: Dr. Larry Gamm, Texas A&M Health Science Center

October 29, 2012

Healthcare Systems Engineering Research Seminar: "Henry Ford Health System’s Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award Journey"
Time: 4:30-6:00 pm
Location: Curry Student Center Ballroom, Northeastern University, Boston, MA
Speaker: Susan S. Hawkins, Henry Ford Health System

October 24, 2012

CHOT Deep-Dive Webinar Series: "Readmissions: Spreadsheet tools for detecting improvements and evaluating intervention cost effectiveness under the CMS incentive system"
Time: 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Speaker: James C. Benneyan, Ph.D.

October 1, 2012

Healthcare Systems Engineering Research Seminar: "Model-Based System Engineering in Healthcare Systems"
Time: 10:00-11:00 am
Location: 30 Behrakis Health Sciences Center, Northeastern University, Boston, MA
Speaker: Ola G. Batarseh, Ph.D., Georgia Institute of Technology

April 19, 2012

Healthcare Improvement Leadership Seminar Series: "Moving a Physician-led Organization from Volume to Value"
Time: 4:00-6:00 pm
Location: 200 Richards Hall, Northeastern University, Boston, MA
Speaker: Dr. Gene Lindsey, President and CEO, Atrius Health and Harvard Vanguard Medical Associates 

March 6, 2012

American Society for Healthcare Engineering: 2012 PDC Summit
Location: Phoenix, Arizona

February 7, 2012

Healthcare Improvement Leadership Seminar Series: "The Affordable Care Act and the Future of American Health Care"
Time: 5:00-7:00 pm
Location: Blackman Auditorium, Northeastern University, Boston, MA
Speaker: Dr. Donald M. Berwick, Former Administrator of Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services and Former CEO of Institute for Healthcare Improvement

2011

October 26, 2011

Conference plenary: "The Role of Industrial Engineering in Improving Healthcare"
Location: Congreso Industrial 18 in Mexico
Speaker: James C. Benneyan, Ph.D.

October 11, 2011

CIMIT Forum: "Improving Healthcare via Systems Engineering: Examples & Lessons from the Field"
Time: 4:00-6:00 pm
Location: 240 Egan Research Center, Northeastern University, Boston, MA
Speaker: James C. Benneyan, Ph.D.

September 15-16, 2011

Center for Health Organization and Transformation (CHOT) IAB Meeting
Location: Northeastern University, Boston, MA

June 17, 2011

Healthcare Systems Engineering & Operations Research Colloquia: "Efficient Contiguity and Hole Analysis in Political Districting"
Time: 11:00 am-12:00 pm
Location: 206 Egan Research Center, Northeastern University, Boston, MA
Speaker: Douglas M. King, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

June 3, 2011

Healthcare Systems Engineering & Operations Research Colloquia: "Applying Human Factors to Health Care Systems Engineering"
Time: 11:00 am-12:00 pm
Location: 206 Egan Research Center, Northeastern University, Boston, MA
Speaker: Joseph Keebler, M.A., University of Central Florida

April 15, 2011

Healthcare Systems Engineering & Operations Research Colloquia: "Allocating Resources for HIV Prevention and Treatment Scale Up"
Time: 1:30-3:00 pm
Location: 135 Shillman Hall, Northeastern University, Boston, MA
Speaker: Elisa Long, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Operations Management, Yale School of Management

April 8, 2011

Northeastern University College of Engineering Seminar: "Healthcare: A Three-Pronged Approach in a Knowledge Society"
Time: 1:30-3:00 pm
Location: 210 Shillman Hall, Northeastern University, Boston, MA
Speaker: Dr. Amar Gupta, University of Arizona

March 11, 2011

Healthcare Systems Engineering & Operations Research Colloquia: "Quantitative Decision Support Models in Healthcare"
Time: 1:35-3:15 pm
Location: 346 Curry Student Center, Northeastern University, Boston, MA
Speaker: Michael Carter, Ph.D., Director of Centre for Research in Healthcare Engineering, University of Toronto

February 25, 2011

Healthcare Systems Engineering & Operations Research Colloquia: "Life as an Academic: The Keys to Success"
Time: 9:00-10:00 am
Location: 320 Curry Student Center, Northeastern University, Boston, MA
Speaker: Sheldon H. Jacobson, Ph.D., University of Illinois, Urbana

February 25, 2011

Healthcare Systems Engineering & Operations Research Colloquia: "Pediatric Vaccine Procurement Policy: The Monopsonist's Problem"
Time: 1:30-2:30 pm
Location: 210 Shillman Hall, Northeastern University, Boston, MA
Speaker: Sheldon H. Jacobson, Ph.D., University of Illinois, Urbana

February 15, 2011

Healthcare Systems Engineering & Operations Research Colloquia: "Coordinating Contracts in a Preventive Health Care System"
Time: 1:30-3:15 pm
Location: 450 Dodge Hall, Northeastern University, Boston, MA
Speaker: Reza Yaesoubi, Ph.D., IBM Thomas J. Watson Research Center

February 10-11, 2011

Center for Health Organization and Transformation (CHOT) Semi-Annual Winter Meeting
Location: DoubleTree Hotel, Bush Intercontinental Airport, Houston, TX

January 14, 2011

Healthcare Systems Engineering & Operations Research Colloquia: "U.S. Healthcare Industry: Role of Industrial Engineers"
Time: 1:35-3:15 pm
Location: 333 Curry Student Center, Northeastern University, Boston, MA
Speaker: Vinod Sahney, Ph.D., Institute for Healthcare Improvement, Harvard School of Public Health

2010

December 10, 2010

Healthcare Systems Engineering & Operations Research Colloquia: "Using Operations Research in Navy Manpower and Personnel Decisions"
Time: 1:30-3:00 pm
Location: 306 Egan Research Center, Northeastern University, Boston, MA
Speaker: Warren Sutton, Ph.D., CNA Resource Analysis Division

November 10, 2010

INFORMS workshop: "Healthcare Systems Engineering - Past, Present, Future"
Location: Austin, TX
Speaker: James C. Benneyan, Ph.D.

November 2, 2010

Healthcare Systems Engineering & Operations Research Colloquia: "Estimating Potential Losses from Natural Catastrophes"
Time: 6:30-8:00 pm
Location: 215 Shillman Hall, Northeastern University, Boston, MA
Speaker: Dr. Greta Ljung, Principal Scientist, AIR Worldwide Corporation

October 22, 2010

Healthcare Systems Engineering & Operations Research Colloquia: "Benchmarking for Best Practice: Learning from Outliers with Data Envelopment Analysis"
Time: 1:30-2:30 pm
Location: Northeastern University, Boston, MA
Speaker: Lawrence M. Seiford, Ph.D., University of Michigan

October 1, 2010

Center for Health Organization and Transformation (CHOT) Semi-Annual Fall Meeting
Time: 10:00 am-4:00 pm
Location: Regional Headquarter-based Video Conference (Texas A&M Health Science Center, Georgia Tech, Northeastern University, or Penn State)

September 24, 2010

QPRL held its first retreat in order to focus on key issues related to growth and change of the organization.

August 18-20, 2010

3rd Annual Mayo Clinic Conference on Systems Engineering & Operations Research in Health Care
Location: Rochester Marriott, Rochester, MN

June 30, 2010

Center for Health Organization and Transformation (CHOT) IAB Meeting
Time: 8:00 am-5:00 pm
Location: The Penn Stater, State College, PA

June 29, 2010

Annual Research Meeting of Academy Health
Time: 8:00 am-1:00 pm
Location: Boston, MA
Speaker: James C. Benneyan, Ph.D.

June 4, 2010

ISERC Conference

April 30, 2010

Healthcare Systems Engineering & Operations Research Colloquia: "Optimization methods for large-scale radiotherapy problems"
Time: 2:50-4:30 pm
Location: 315 Shillman, Northeastern University, Boston, MA
Speaker: Dionne Aleman, Ph.D., University of Toronto

April 27, 2010

Healthcare Systems Engineering & Operations Research Colloquia: "Optimal capacity overbooking of dialysis chairs"
Time: 2:50-4:00 pm
Location: 315 Shillman Hall, Northeastern University, Boston, MA
Speaker: Donald Lee, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Operations Management, School of Management, Yale University

April 5, 2010

"Healthcare Systems Engineering: Closing the Gaps"
Location: Regenstrief Center for Healthcare Engineering, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN
Speaker: James C. Benneyan, Ph.D.

April 2, 2010

Northeastern University College of Engineering Seminar: "Optimizing biopsy decision making in breast cancer screening"
Time: 11:00 am-12:00 pm
Location: 206 Egan Research Center, Northeastern University, Boston, MA
Speaker: Jagpreet Chhatwal, Ph.D., Health Economist, Merck Research Labs, North Wales, PA

March 30, 2010

Northeastern University College of Engineering Seminar: "Integer programming strategies for radiation therapy planning"
Time: 1:30-2:30 pm
Location: 306 Egan Research Center, Northeastern University, Boston, MA
Speaker: Kyungduck Cha, Ph.D., School of Industrial and Systems Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology

March 26, 2010

Northeastern University College of Engineering Seminar: "Clinical scheduling in primary care and oncology clinics"
Time: 11:00 am-12:00 pm
Location: 206 Egan Research Center, Northeastern University, Boston, MA
Speaker: Ayten Turkcan, Associate Research Scientist, Regenstrief Center for Healthcare Engineering, Purdue University

March 24, 2010

International Conference on Healthcare Engineering: "Healthcare Systems Engineering: Past, Present, Future"
Location: University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida
Speaker: James C. Benneyan, Ph.D.

February 25-27, 2010

Society for Health Systems Conference: "Measuring Compliance to the Evidence Base: Methods and Misgivings"
Location: Atlanta, GA
Speaker: James C. Benneyan, Ph.D.

January 29, 2010

Jones Seminar: "Systems Engineering Analytic Models: Heterogeneous Adherence to the Healthcare Evidence Base"
Location: Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH
Speaker: James C. Benneyan, Ph.D.

2009

December 6, 2009

Scientific Symposium of Institute for Healthcare Improvement: "A Methodology for Identifying the Best Hospitals: Finding "Toyotas" for Accelerating Healthcare Quality Improvement"
Location: Orlando, FL
Speaker: James C. Benneyan, Ph.D.

December 5, 2009

Institute for Healthcare Improvement Annual Forum: "Building Better Healthcare Systems through Engineering Partnerships"
Location: Orlando, FL
Speaker: James C. Benneyan, Ph.D.

November 13, 2009

Healthcare Systems Engineering and Operations Research Colloquia: "How should we design primary care physician panels?"
Time: 11:20 am-12:30 pm
Location: 340 Egan Research Center, Northeastern University, Boston, MA
Speaker: Hari Balasubramanian, Ph.D., Mechanical and Industrial Engineering, University of Massachusetts, Amherst

November 6, 2009

"Healthcare Systems Engineering Program and Partnerships"
Location: M.D. Anderson Cancer Center
Speaker: James C. Benneyan, Ph.D.

October 8, 2009

Northeastern Distinguished Alumni Breakfast Series: "Engineering Better Healthcare Systems: NEU-COE Initiatives"
Location: Northeastern University, Boston, MA
Speaker: James C. Benneyan, Ph.D.

August 17, 2009

Mayo Clinic Conference on Systems Engineering & Operations Research in Healthcare: "Statistical Properties of Composite vs 'All-or-None' Core Measure Compliance Statistics" & "Data Envelopment Analysis Models for Identifying the Most Effective Healthcare Organizations - Finding 'Toyota' Hospitals"
Speaker: James C. Benneyan, Ph.D.

August 10, 2009

"Healthcare Process Simulation"
Location: University of Massachusetts Medical Center, Worcester, MA
Speaker: James C. Benneyan, Ph.D.

March 19, 2009

NU Mechanical and Industrial Engineering Colloquium Series: "Lean enterprise transformation: Insights from MIT's lean advancement initiative"
Time: 2:50-4:00 pm
Location: 440 Egan Research Center, Northeastern University, Boston, MA
Speaker: Deborah Nightingale, Department of Aeronautics & Astronautics and Engineering Systems; Director, Lean Advancement Initiative, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

March 10, 2009

"Healthcare Systems & Quality Engineering"
Location: Regenstrief Center for Healthcare Engineering, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN
Speaker: James C. Benneyan, Ph.D.

2008

November 13, 2008

"Research priorities at the National Science Foundation"
Location: Northeastern University, Boston, MA
Speaker: Cerry Klein, National Science Foundation

October 16, 2008

NU Mechanical and Industrial Engineering Colloquium Series: "Implementing supply routing optimization in a make-to-order manufacturing network"
Time: 2:50-4:00 pm
Location: 153 Snell Engineering Building, Northeastern University, Boston, MA
Speaker: Jérémie Gallien, MIT Sloan School of Management

October 3, 2008

NU Mechanical and Industrial Engineering Colloquium Series: "Bacterial implants: Changing the landscape of postsurgical infections"
Time: 2:50-4:00 pm
Location: 153 Snell Engineering Building, Northeastern University, Boston, MA
Speaker: Richard Wysk, Penn State University

October 2, 2008

NU Mechanical and Industrial Engineering Colloquium Series: "Achieving sustainability: An engineers approach to strategic sustainable development"
Time: 2:50-4:00 pm
Location: 153 Snell Engineering Building, Northeastern University, Boston, MA
Speaker: Ben R. Kneppers, MS, Sustainability Practitioner

September 18, 2008

NU Mechanical and Industrial Engineering Colloquium Series: "Implementing hands-on simulations to explore lean and supply chain principles in different academic settings"
Time: 2:50-4:00 pm
Location: 153 Snell Engineering Building, Northeastern University, Boston, MA
Speaker: Sharon Johnson, Worcester Polytechnic Institute

April 17, 2008

NU Mechanical and Industrial Engineering Colloquium Series: "Implementing hands-on simulations to explore lean and supply chain principles in different academic settings"
Time: 2:50-4:00 pm
Location: 440 Egan Research Center, Northeastern University, Boston, MA
Speaker: Murray Cote, Division of Health Policy & Research, Health Sciences Center, University of Colorado, Denver

April 11, 2008

NU Mechanical and Industrial Engineering Colloquium Series: "Modeling and analysis of excellence journey: Assessment of national quality movement in Turkey"
Time: 11:50 am-1:30 pm
Location: Northeastern University, Boston, MA
Speaker: Ali Rýza Kaylan, Department of Industrial Engineering, Bogazici University

April 10, 2008

NU Mechanical and Industrial Engineering Colloquium Series: "Self Managing Systems"
Time: 2:50-4:30 pm
Location: 415 Shillman Hall, Northeastern University, Boston, MA
Speaker: Soundar Kumara, Industrial & Manufacturing Engineering, Pennsylvania State University

March 28, 2008

NU Mechanical and Industrial Engineering Colloquium Series: "Stochastic optimization models for surgery delivery systems"
Time: 12:00-1:30 pm
Location: 206 Egan Research Center, Northeastern University, Boston, MA
Speaker: Brian Denton, Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering, North Carolina State University

March 27, 2008

NU Mechanical and Industrial Engineering Colloquium Series: "Surveillance without borders: New directions in the informatics of real-time global infectious disease monitoring
Time: 11:50 am-1:30 pm
Location: 206 Egan Research Center, Northeastern University, Boston, MA
Speaker: John Brownstein, Harvard Medical School, Children's Hospital Informatics Group

March 12, 2008

NU Mechanical and Industrial Engineering Colloquium Series: "Sequential analyses for drug and vaccine safety surveillance"
Time: 2:50-4:00 pm
Location: 440 Egan Research Center, Northeastern University, Boston, MA
Speaker: Martin Kulldorff, Ph.D., Harvard Medical School, Ambulatory Care and Prevention

February 26, 2008

NU Mechanical and Industrial Engineering Colloquium Series: "Operations research at the intersection of math, management, and social sciences"
Time: 2:50-4:00 pm
Location: 440 Egan Research Center, Northeastern University, Boston, MA
Speaker: Dr. Richard Larson, Mitsui Professor, Engineering Systems, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

2007

November 28, 2007

NU Mechanical and Industrial Engineering Colloquium Series: "Emotional intelligence technologies"
Time: 12:00-1:30 pm
Location: 415 Shillman Hall, Northeastern University, Boston, MA
Speaker: Rosalind Picard, Affective Computing Research Group, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

November 14, 2007

NU Mechanical and Industrial Engineering Colloquium Series: "Control of complex integrated automated systems - Emerging technologies and industrial case experiences"
Time: 12:00-1:30 pm
Location: 415 Shillman Hall, Northeastern University, Boston, MA
Speaker: Dr. Robert J. Graves, Krehbiel Professor of Engineering, Thayer School of Engineering, Dartmouth College

November 6, 2007

NU Mechanical and Industrial Engineering Colloquium Series: "An integrated theory of concurrent multitasking"
Time: 12:00-1:30 pm
Location: 415 Shillman Hall, Northeastern University, Boston, MA
Speaker: Dario Salvucci, Department of Computer Science, Drexel University

October 3, 2007

NU Mechanical and Industrial Engineering Colloquium Series: "New product development practices in early-stage firms: A pilot study"
Time: 12:00-1:30 pm
Location: Egan Research Center, Northeastern University, Boston, MA
Speaker: Tucker Marion, School of Technological Entrepreneurship, Northeastern University

2006

December 2006

Seminar: "Industrial engineering in health systems"
Location: Northeastern University, Boston, MA
Speaker: David Cowan, Health Systems Institute, Georgia Institute of Technology

November 17, 2006

NU Mechanical and Industrial Engineering Colloquium Series: "Determinants of problem-solving performance: Rework in product development"
Time: 2:45-4:00 pm
Location: 415 Shillman Hall, Northeastern University, Boston, MA
Speaker: Sebastian Fixson, Operations Management Group, MIT Sloan School of Management

October 27, 2006

NU Mechanical and Industrial Engineering Colloquium Series: "Data envelopment analysis (DEA) - What DEA can do"
Time: 2:45-4:00 pm
Location: 415 Shillman Hall, Northeastern University, Boston, MA
Speaker: Joe Zhu, Department of Management, Worcester Polytechnic Institute

October 20, 2006

"Engineering large scale sensor networks"
Location: Northeastern University, Boston, MA
Speaker: Abhi Deshmukh

September 29, 2006

NU Mechanical and Industrial Engineering Colloquium Series: "The impact of consumer returns on supply chain coordination"
Time: 3:15-4:30 pm
Location: 415 Shillman Hall, Northeastern University, Boston, MA
Speaker: Ana Muriel, Mechanical and Industrial Engineering, University of Massachusetts, Amherst

January 27, 2006

NU Mechanical and Industrial Engineering Colloquium Series: "Healthcare quality and reliability models"
Time: 2:45-4:00 pm
Location: 135 Shillman Hall, Northeastern University, Boston, MA
Speaker: James C. Benneyan, Ph.D.