Program Schedule (Day 1: Tuesday, Aug. 10, 2021, U.S.)

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US EST: 8:00 AM – 9:00 AM; US PST: 5:00 AM – 6:00 AM; London: 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM; Berlin/Paris, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM; Beijing 8:00 PM – 9:00 PM; Seoul/Tokyo, 9:00 PM – 10:00 PM

Opening Ceremony & Plenary Talk (I)

“Healthcare Systems Science: Are We Solving the Right Problems?”

Dr. Paul Griffin

Professor, Pennsylvania State University

Chaired by Dr. Vittaldas Prabhu

US EST: 9:10 AM – 11:00 AM; US PST: 6:10 AM – 8:00 AM; London: 2:10 PM – 4:00 PM; Berlin/Paris, 3:10 PM – 5:00 PM; Beijing 9:10 PM – 11:00 PM; Seoul/Tokyo, 10:10 PM – 12:00 AM

Parallel Sessions 1A-1B-1C-1D

1A: Best Student Paper Competition (I) ; 1B: Healthcare Services (I) ; 1C: Data Analytics and Al (I); 1D: Optimization and Risk of Service System {I)

Session 1A : Best Student Paper Competition (I) (Chaired by Dr. Kelly Lyons)

1570721845 An Interpretable Ensemble Model of Acute Kidney Disease Risk Prediction for Patients in Coronary Care Units

Kaidi Gong (Tsinghua University, China); Xiaolei Xie (Tsinghua University, China)

1570727860 Prediction and Analysis of Chinese Water Resource: A System Dynamics Approach

Qi Zhou (Beijing Jiaotong University, China); Kanglin Liu (Shangyuancun 3 & Beijing Jiaotong University, China)

1570731276 Integrating Empirical Analysis into Analytical Framework: An Integrated Model Structure for On-Demand Transportation

Yuliu Su (Singapore University of Technology and Design, Singapore); Ying Xu (Singapore University of Technology and Design, Singapore); Costas Courcoubetis (SUTO, Singapore); Shih-Fen Cheng (Singapore Management University, Singapore)

1570731306 Patient Transfer Under Ambulance Offload Delays: An Approximate Dynamic Programming Approach

Wenqian Xing (Columbia University, USA); Cheng Hua (Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China)

1570731763 Crowdsourcing Electrified Mobility for Omni-Sharing Distributed Energy Resources

Wenqing Ai (Tsinghua University, China); Tianhu Deng (Tsinghua Univertsity, China); Wei Qi (McGill University, Canada)

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Session 1B : Healthcare Services (I)  (Chaired by Dr. Ran Liu)

1570721899 Allocation of Telemedicine Capacity in a Regional Hierarchical System for Community­ Based Care

Nan Li (Tsinghua University, China); Xiang Liu (Tsinghua University, China); Fang Yuan (The First People’s Hospital of Yinchuan, China); Xiaofei Ma (The First People’s Hospital of Yinchuan, China)

1570730668 Operation Decision of Internet plus Medical Platform Based on Payment Mechanism

Zexin Ji (Nankai University, China); Yajie Wang (Nankai University, China); Feng Liang (Nankai University, China); Qian Wang (Nankai University, China)

1570727655 Managing Appointments with Multiple Servers, Stochastic Service Times and Random Walk-Ins

Zixiang Wang (Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China); Ran Liu (Shanghai Jiaotong University, China)

1570727694 Joint Optimization of Maintenance and Repositioning for Dockless Bike-Sharing Systems

Qiuzhuang Sun (National University of Singapore, Singapore)

1570731233 Scheduling Inpatient Rehabilitation Treatments with Coupled Operations

Xin Li (Shenzhen University, China)

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Session 1C : Data Analytics and Al (I) (Chaired by Dr. Zhaolin Hu)

1570727729 Data-Pooling for Personalized Intervention in Healthcare

Xinyun Chen (Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shenzhen, China); Pengyi Shi (Purdue University, China); Xiuwen Wang (Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shenzhen, China)

1570728742 Learning to Schedule Multi-NUMA Virtual Machines via Reinforcement Learning

Xiangfeng Wang (East China Normal University, China)

1570728995 Fast Algorithms for Stackelberg Prediction Game with Least Squares Loss

Rujun Jiang (Fudan University, China

1570730749 Portfolio Risk Measurement and Optimization Based on Gaussian Mixture Models

Zhaolin Hu (Tongji University, China)

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Session 1D : Optimization and Risk of Service System {I) (Chaired by Dr. Jian Liu)

1570721028 Optimal Policy Using Variable Vehicle Scheduling for A Network of Electric Buses with Fast Opportunity Charging

Chunyan Tang (Dalian Maritime University, China); Ying-En Ge (Shanghai Maritime University, China)

1570721885 Algorithm for Predicting Bitterness of Children’s Medication

Tiantian Wu (Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics, China); Shan Li (Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics, China); Chen Zheng (Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics, China)

1570722422 Simulation Analysis on the Effect of Market-Oriented Rental Housing Construction Policy in Nanjing

Qi Qin (Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics, China); Mingbao Zhang (Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics, China); Yang Shen (Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics, China)

1570729122 The Optimal Return Strategy and Channel Pricing for Omni-Channel Retailer in the Presence of Return (no recorded video yet)

Meng Ou (Nanjing University of Science and Technology, China); Jian Liu (Nanjing University of Science and Technology, China); Chuanmin Mi (Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics, China)

1570731552 Purchase Intention in Agricultural Products Live-Streaming Commerce: A S-O-R Model

Yang Suting (Nanjing University Of Aeronautics And Astronautics, China); Lili Liu (Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics, China)

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US EST: 8:00 PM – 8:50 PM; US PST: 5:00 PM – 5:50 PM; (next day AM) London: 1:00 AM – 1:50 AM; Berlin/Paris, 2:00 AM – 2:50 AM; Beijing 8:00 AM – 8:50 AM; Seoul/Tokyo, 9:00 AM – 9:50 AM

(all AM next day)

Plenary Talk (II)

“ Federated Services in CPSS: From Parallel Services to Services Intelligence via Digital Twins and Smart Contracts” 

Dr. Fei-Yue Wang

Chinese Academy of Sciences

Chaired by Dr. Robin Qiu

US EST: 9:00 PM – 10:50 PM; US PST: 6:00 AM – 7:50 AM; (next day AM) London: 2:00 AM – 3:50 AM; Berlin/Paris, 3:00 AM – 4:50 AM; Beijing 9:00 AM – 10:50 AM; Seoul/Tokyo, 10:00 AM – 11:50 AM

(all AM next day)

Parallel Session 2A-2B-2C-2D

2A: Information-Driven Service OM (I); 2B: Service Design, Operations, and Analytics (I) ; 2C: Best Student Paper Competition (II); 2D: Smart City and Energy (I) 

 Session 2A : Information-Driven Service OM (I) (Chaired by Dr. Haoyu Liu)

1570720916 Introducing Al General Practitioners to Improve Healthcare Services

Haoyu Liu (City University of Macau, Macao); Ying-Ju Chen (Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Hong Kong)

1570724346 Accidents Analysis and Severity Prediction Using Machine Learning Algorithms

Hongrui Liu (San Jose State University, USA); Rahul Shetty (San Jose State University, USA)

1570730946 The Urban-Logistics Routing Optimization Problem of UA Vs Considering the Real-Time Risks of the Third Party

Di Zhang (University of Science and Technology Beijing, China); Rui Yan (University of Science and Technology Beijing, China); Xiaoning Zhu (University of Science and Technology Beijing, China)

1570731095 Service and Product Bundling Under Horizontal Market Competitions

Yimo Yu (Southern University of Science and Technology, China); Yonghui Chen (Southern University of Science and Technology, China); Qiao-Chu He (Southern University of Science and Technology, Hong Kong); Huajiang Luo (Southwest Jiaotong University, China)

1570731393 Optimal Pricing Strategy of the Reward-Based Crowdfunding Platforms

Lei Guan (Beijing Institute of Technology, China); Xingjin Kan (Beijing Institute of Technology, China)

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 Session 2B : Service Design, Operations, and Analytics (I) (Chaired by Dr. Kanglin Liu)
1570713424 Reliable Facility Location with Wasserstein Ambiguity

Kanglin Liu (Shangyuancun 3 & Beijing Jiaotong University, China)

1570720777 A Two-Stage Robust Optimization Approach for Unidirectional Quay Crane Scheduling Problems

Yitian Li (Tsinghua University, China); Canrong Zhang (Tsinghua University, China)

1570721539 An Exact Method for the Integrated Berth and Quay Crane Allocation Problem Considering Tidal Impact

Hongda Duan (Tsinghua University, China); Canrong Zhang (Tsinghua University, China); Lixin Miao (Tsinghua University, China)

1570731296 Additive Manufacturing Global Challenges in the Industry 4.0 Era

Yober J. Arteaga Irene (Tsinghua University, China); Wai Kin (Victor) Chan (Tsinghua University & TBSI and SIGS, China)

1570732696 Data-Driven Sample Robust Scheduling for Single Server Service Modules

Tao Fang (Zhejiang University of Technology, China); Zhi Pei (Zhejiang University of Technology, China)

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 Session 2C : Best Student Paper Competition (II) (Chaired by Dr. Kelly Lyons)

1570726362 Feature-Based Design of Priority Queues: Digital Triage in Healthcare

Simrita Singh (Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University, USA)

1570727658 Estimating Discrete Choice Models with Random Forests

Ningyuan Chen (University of Toronto, Canada); Guillermo Gallego (Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Hong Kong); Zhuodong Tang (Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Hong Kong)

1570729125 Pricing and Strategies in Queuing Perspective Based on Prospect Theory

Yanyan Liu (Nanjing University of Science and Technology, China); Jian Liu (Nanjing University of Science and Technology, China); Chuanmin Mi (Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics, China)

1570731684 Queueing Versus Surge Pricing Mechanism: Efficiency, Equity, and Consumer Welfare

Yueyang Zhong (The University of Chicago Booth School of Business, USA); Zhixi Wan (The University of Hong Kong, China); Zuo-Jun Shen (University of California, Berkeley, USA)

1570732878 Covid- 79 Intervention Policy Optimization for the United States Using a Multi-Population Evolutionary Algorithm

Luning Bi (Iowa State University, USA); Mohammad Fili (Iowa State University, USA); Guiping Hu (Iowa State University, USA)

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Session 2D : Smart City and Energy (I) (Chaired by Omran Alomran)

1570720484 Prediction of Gasoline Octane Loss Based on t-SNE and Random Forest

Chen Zheng (Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics, China); Shan Li (Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics, China); Chengcheng Song (Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics, China); Siyu Yang (Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics, China)

1570722292 Development of a Cost Optimization Algorithm for Food and Flora Waste to Fleet Fuel (F4)

Kate Hyun (The University of Texas at Arlington, USA); Melanie Sattler (The University of Texas at Arlington, USA); Arpita Bhatt (The University of Texas at Arlington, USA); Bahareh Nasirian (The University of Texas at Arlington, USA); Ali Behseresht (The University of Texas at Arlington, USA); Mithila Chakraborty (The University of Texas at Arlington, USA); Victoria Chen (University of Texas at Arlington, USA)

1570722331 Resilience Assessment and Optimization of Biomass Supply Chain Routing Based on Inventory and Demand Predictions

Foad Esmaeili (Concordia University, Canada); Fereshteh Mafakheri (Concordia University, Canada); Fuzhan Nasiri (Concordia University, Canada)

1570731590 Vehicle Routing Problem with Time Windows Considering Path Flexibility Under Time Varying Traffic Congestion

Wenchao Wei (Beijing Jiaotong University, China); Baochai Du (Beijing Jiaotong University, China)

1570731765 Integrated Prognostics and Maintenance Models for Hydropower and Marine Energy Assets

Murat Yildirim (Wayne State University, USA)

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