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2015 Fall Conference - Schedule


2015 Fall Conference Schedule

8:00-8:20am Registration and Breakfast
RM 2011 (Open Commons Area)

8:20am-8:35am Welcome! Opening Remark
Dr. Ananth Iyer
DCMME & GSCMI Center Director
RM 2082

8:35am-8:40am Greetings from the Dean
Dr. David Hummels
Dean of Krannert School of Management

2015 DCMME Fall Conference Session 1
Rawls Hall, RM 2082

8:40am-9:10am
Will Phillips
VP Technology
Daniel Louks
Engine Support Engineer, Indycar, Verizon IndyCar Series
“Data Acquisition and the Role of Computer Technology in the Verizon IndyCar Series” 
(Session moderated by Dr. Karthik Kannan, Prof. Mgmt.)

9:10am-9:40am
Russell Hillenburg
President, Woven Metal Products, Inc.
"Smart Business"
(Session moderated by Dr. Susan Watts, Prof. Mgmt.)

9:40am-10:10am
Tomás Díaz de la Rubia
Chief Scientist & Exec. DirectorPurdue Discovery Park
"Smart Challenges"
(Session moderated by Dr. Tom Brush, Senior Associate Dean, Head of the Department of Management, Prof. Mgmt.)

10:10am-10:15am Session Summary

10:15am-11:00am Break & Poster Competition Part 1
RM 2011

11:00am-1:35pm 2015 DCMME Fall Conference Session 2
Rawls Hall, RM 2082

11:00am-11:30am
Eric Matteson
Plant Leader, GE Aviation
"Brilliant Machines"
(Session moderated by Dr. Ananth Iyer, Susam Bulkeley Butler Chair in Operations Management, Prof. Mgmt.)

11:30am-12:00pm
Stacey M. DelVecchio
Additive Manufacturing Product Manager, Caterpllar
"Smart 3D Printing"
(Session moderated by Dr. Dan Hirleman, Chief Corporate and Global Partnerships Officer, Office of the Exec. Vice President for Research & Partnerships)

12:00pm-12:30pm
Roy Vasher
Assistant Professor of Management, Purdue University
"Smart Robotics"
(Session moderated by Dr. Gemma Berenguer, Assistant Prof. Mgmt.)

12:30pm-12:35pm Session Summary
Dr. Ananth Iyer

12:35pm-1:35pm Lunch
Rawls Hall, RM 3011

1:35pm-2:05pm 2015 DCMME Fall Conference Poster Competition & Conference Session 2
Rawls Hall, RM 2082 & RM 3011

1:35pm-2:05pm Poster Competition
RM 3011

2:05pm-2:35pm
Bob Nida
VP- Organizational Development, Wabash International
"Smart People"
(Session moderated by Dr. Ellen Kossek, Basil S. Turner Professor of Mgmt.)

2:35pm-3:05pm
Alexander Nazarov
Chief Engineer - COE, Cummins Inc.
"Customer Expectations and How a Corporate Ecosystem Could Help"
(Session moderated by Dr. John W. Sutherland, Professor and Fehsenfeld Family Head, Department of Environmental and Ecological Engineering)

3:05pm-3:10pm Conference Closing Remark
Dr. Ananth Iyer
DCMME & GSCMI Center Director

3:10pm-3:20pm Refreshments & Departure