Faculty Presentations

November 13 – 16, 2016

Kathleen Iacocca, PhD
“Determining the Aggregate Plan: A Cross-Functional Perspective”

INFORMS (The Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences) Annual Meeting, Nashville, TN

Matthew Liberatore, PhD
“Project Planning and Scheduling to Maximize Expected Quality in the Presence of Stochastic Time Delays”

INFORMS (The Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences) Annual Meeting, Nashville, TN

April 5 – 9, 2016
Wenhong Luo, PhD
“CIO and Functional Representation on the TMT: A Market Basket Analysis”

Western Decision Science Institute, Las Vegas, NV

March 31 – April 2, 2016
Matthew Liberatore, PhD
“An Experimental Study Comparing User Performance on Laptops and Tablet Computers Using Cloud-Based Analytics Software”

Northeast Decision Sciences Institute Meeting, Alexandria, VA

William Wagner, PhD
“An Experimental Study Comparing User Performance on Laptops and Tablet Computers Using Cloud-Based Analytics Software”

Northeast Decision Sciences Institute Meeting, Alexandria, VA

November 1 – 4, 2015
Kathleen Iacocca, PhD
“Spreadsheet Approach for Integrating Production, Marketing, and Finance Decisions in Aggregate Plans”

INFORMS (The Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences) Annual Meeting, Philadelphia, PA

Bruce Pollack-Johnson, PhD, Matt Liberatore, PhD, and Suzanne Clain, PhD
A Structural Equation Model of the Analytics Investment Decision”
INFORMS (The Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences) Annual Meeting, Philadelphia, PA

June 1 – 3, 2015

William Wagner, PhD
“Knowledge Acquisition Techniques, Problem Domains and System Success: A Content Analysis of Expert System Case Studies”

European and Middle Eastern Conference on Information Systems, Athens, Greece

March 20 – 22, 2015
Bruce Pollack-Johnson, PhD, Matt Liberatore, PhD, and Suzanne Clain, PhD
Modeling the Decision to Invest in Analytics”
2015 Northeast Decision Sciences Meeting, Cambridge, MA

January 21, 2015
Bret Myers, PhD
“Building an Analytical Professional Soccer Club”

Matt Liberatore, PhD
“Analytics and Big Data: The Opportunity and the Challenge”

World Presidents Organization (WPO) and Young Presidents Organization (YPO) Meeting, PPL Park, Chester, PA

January 1 – 3, 2015

Alicia Strandberg, PhD
“Online Teaching Best Practices to Better Engage Students with Quantitative Material”

AABRI International Conference- Academic and Business Research Institute, Orlando, FL

November 22 – 24, 2014
Q Chung, PhD
“Big Data and Postmodernism”

Decision Sciences Institute, Annual Meeting, Tampa, FL

November 9 – 12, 2014
Bruce Pollack-Johnson, PhD, Matt Liberatore, PhD, and Suzanne Clain, PhD
“An Exploratory Study of the Development of Analytics Capabilities within Organizations”

INFORMS (The Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences) Annual Meeting, San Francisco, CA

September 11, 2014
Bret Myers, PhD
“Building an Analytical Professional Soccer Club

Sports Analytics Innovation Summit, San Francisco, CA

November 3 – 7, 2013 
Matthew Liberatore, PhD, Bruce Pollack-Johnson, PhD, Carolyn Martin, and Suzanne Clain, PhD
“Predicting Big Data and Analytics Investment Decisions” 
IBM Information on Demand (IOD) 2013, Las Vegas, NV

November 2 - 3, 2013 
Matthew Liberatore, PhD, Bruce Pollack-Johnson, PhD, and Suzanne Clain, PhD
“Analytics Moves into the Undergraduate Business Core"

Big Data and Analytics EdCon 2013, Las Vegas, NV

October 6 – 9, 2013 
Matthew Liberatore, PhD, Bruce Pollack-Johnson, PhD, Suzanne Clain, PhD, and Carolyn Martin
“Predicting Analytics Investment Decisions”
INFORMS (The Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences) Annual Meeting, Minneapolis, MN

October 6 – 9, 2013 
Bret Myers, PhD, Brian Coughlan, Matthew Liberatore, PhD, Robert Nydick, PhD, and Howard Weiss, PhD
“Using Analytic Hierarchy Process (AHP) to Determine the Most Outstanding Sports Record”
INFORMS (The Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences) Annual Meeting, Minneapolis, MN

July 9 – 13, 2013 
Bruce Pollack-Johnson, PhD, Suzanne Clain, PhD, Matthew Liberatore, PhD, and Carolyn Martin
“Assessing the Factors Influencing Analytics Investment Priorities Across Organizations”
International Decision Sciences Institute and Asia Pacific Decision Sciences Institute Conference, Bali, Indonesia

April 5 - 7, 2013
Suzanne Clain, PhD, Matthew Liberatore, PhD, Bruce Pollack-Johnson, PhD
“A Snapshot of Analytics Capability and Its Evolution Through An IBM Lens”
Proceedings of the 2013 Northeast Decision Sciences Meeting, Brooklyn, NY

April 5 - 7 2013
Suzanne Clain, PhD, Matthew Liberatore, PhD, Bruce Pollack-Johnson, PhD
“A Snapshot of Analytics Capability and Its Evolution Through An IBM Lens”
Northeast Decision Sciences Meeting,  Brooklyn, NY

January 12, 2013 
Bret Myers
"The Value of Analytics in Soccer"
Major League Soccer Player Combine, Ft. Lauderdale, Fl.

November 10, 2012
Matthew Liberatore, PhD
“Opportunities and Challenges of Business Analytics”
American University - Kogod School of Business, Washington, DC

October 21-25, 2012
Matthew Liberatore, PhD
“Raising the Bar: Findings From a Study of Smarter Analytics Use and Outcomes by Industry”
IBM Information On Demand (IOD) 2012, Las Vegas, NV

November 14, 2012 
Bret Myers
"A Proposed Decision Rule for the Timing of Soccer Substitutions"
2nd UK Sports Analytics Conference, Manchester Business School, UK

Contact Us

Daniel Wright, PhD
Faculty Director
daniel.wright@villanova.edu

Meredith K. Lockyer
Associate Director
Center for Business Analytics
meredith.lockyer@villanova.edu
(610) 519-7016

Sharon Ballard
Program Coordinator
sharon.ballard@villanova.edu

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