ARC-RIM Industry Day

Friday, May 4, 2012 - 12:45pm to 9:00pm

Klaus 1116

ARC-RIM Industry Day
Friday May 4, 2012 : Klaus 1116

ORGANIZERS: Prof. Prasad Tetali (Director of ARC, GaTech)
                      Prof. Henrik I. Christensen (Director of RIM, GaTech)

Objective
The objective of this workshop is to bring together leading researchers/developers from industry
with leading researchers from academia to discuss challenges, opportunities and new trends in logistics, material handling, optimization, and related algorithms.

Agenda
08:45-09:15 Registration
09:15-10:45 Logistics
             Christian Wurll, KUKA Systems; Chandrashekar Natarajan, Anheuser-Busch; John J. Bartholdi III, Georgia Tech
10:45-11:00 Break
11:00-12:30 Optimization
Kunal Talwar, Microsoft Research; Vahab Mirrokni, Google Research; Alan Erera, Georgia Tech
12:30-01:15 Lunch
01:15-02:45 Beyond the Horizon
                 Larry Sweet, Symbotic
                 Aranyak Mehta, Google Research
                 Kamal Jain, E-Bay
02:45-03:15 Break
03:15-04:00 Panel Discussion
04:00-05:00 Reception

Sponsors: Algorithms & Randomness Center, Robotics & Intelligent Machines (Ga Tech)

For More Information Contact

For additional information please contact Ms. Nina White - nwhite@cc.gatech.edu