Organizing Committee

General Chairs

Ariela Sofer

George Mason University
asofer@gmu.edu

Michael Fu

University of Maryland
mfu@umd.edu

Program Chairs

Zhi-Long Chen
University of Maryland

John Shortle
George Mason University

Committee’s Choice Topics Sessions Chair 

Rajesh Ganesan
George Mason University

Miguel Lejeune
George Washington University

Poster (Interactive) Session Chair

Itir Karaesmen
American University

Chris Parker
American University

TutORials Chairs

Cheryl Druehl
George Mason University

Wedad Elmaghraby
University of Maryland

Arrangements Chairs

Frank Alt
University of Maryland

Jie Xu
George Mason University

Payman Dehghanian
George Washington University

Plenary and Keynote Chair

Karla Hoffman
George Mason University

Irv Lustig, CAP
Princeton Consultants

Contributed Sessions Chair

Chun-Hung Chen
George Mason University

Yijie Peng
Peking University 

Sponsored Session Chair

Ilya Ryzhov
University of Maryland

Huseyin Topaloglu
Cornell University 

Practice Curated Program Chairs

Jack Levis
UPS (Retired)

Arnie Greenland, CAP
University of Maryland