Analytics Day: From Data to decisions

Friday, April 15, 2016 9:00 am - 4:30 pm EDT (GMT -04:00)

WANOPT and the Department of Management Science and Engineering

The Analytics Day aims to promote analytics by bringing together researchers, students, and industry experts. Academic and industry talks will report on recent advances in the development of innovative analytics tools for various application areas. The one-day event provides the opportunity to exchange ideas, share experiences, and discuss needs.


  • Anna Nagurney, University of Massachusetts Amherst
  • Pete Devenyi & Scott Wahl, Dematic North America
  • Chadi Elkadri, Reza Farahani & Hany Kashif, SOTI Inc.
  • Joe Naoum-Sawaya, University of Western Ontario
  • Snehal Patel, Nihar Dalmia & Niraj Dalmia, Deloitte Canada
  • Fatma Gzara, University of Waterloo


The event is free. As there is a seating capacity of 100, registration is required. Please use the registration link in the website. Complimentary lunch and coffee will only be provided to registrants/badge holders.

Registration closes on April 11, 2016. Everyone is welcome.


The event is sponsored by the University of Waterloo’s Faculty of Engineering and Department of Management Science and Engineering, and the Canadian Operations Research Society through the South-Western Ontario section and the Traveling Speakers Program.

Event Organizer

Fatma Gzara PhD, PEng