Technology Tutorials

Join the conference sponsors as they discuss innovations and best practices in the field. Descriptions and times below:


Tuesday, April 13, 10-10:40am


Tuesday, April 13, 1:45-2:45pm

Presented by: Majid Bazrafshan


Tuesday, April 13, 2:40-3:20pm

Presented by: Rob Pratt & Ed Hughes


Wednesday, April 14, 10-10:40am

Supply Chain Optimization Using an Excel Add-on  

Presented by: Efthalia Anagnostou 

Selecting the appropriate optimization solver is essential for effective supply chain management and decision making. In this talk, we will present a new powerful solver for Microsoft Excel. For this purpose, we will build a simple and intuitive model for supply optimization considering material costs as well as transport costs for each supplier.