Program Schedule (Day 3: Thursday, Aug. 12, 2021, U.S.)

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

Plenary Talk (V)

Intelligent automation for smart service in hospitals

Dr. Fabio Sgarbossa

Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering (MTP) at NTNU

Chaired by Dr. Robin Qiu

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

Parallel Sessions 5A-5B-5C-5D-5E

5A: Digital Economy and Social Media ; 5B: Data Analytics and Al (Ill) ; 5C: Healthcare Services (Ill); 5D: Interface on Operations, Finance, and Technology (II); 5E: Information-Driven Service OM (II) 

Session 5A : Digital Economy and Social Media  (Chaired by Dr. Cong Cao )

1570731067 Enhancing Consumers’ Trust in Cross-Border E-Commerce

Xinyi Ding (Zhejiang University of Technology, China); Tianlan Wei (Zhejiang University of Technology, China); Liying Lou (Zhejiang University of Technology, China); Shirong Xie (Zhejiang University of Technology, China); Cong Cao (Zhejiang University of Technology, China); Xiuyan Shao (Southeast University, China)

1570731103 After-Sales Service and Product Quality Problems Behind Pinduoduo Social E-Commerce Platform

Zhaoyu A (Zhe Jiang University Of Technology, China); Ayinigeer Tayier (Zhejiang University of Technology, China); Yue Zhang (Zhejiang University of Technology, China); Jinchao Li (Zhejiang University of Technology, China)

1570731216 Digital Education in the Post-COV/D-79 World from the Educational Equality Perspective

Yuqi Zhang (Zhejiang University of Technology & School of Management, China); Jiaying He (Zhejiang University of Technology, China); Jbiek Adebiyiti (Zhejiang University of Technology, China); Wenhui He
(Zhejiang University of Technology, China)

1570731262 The Construction of the Trust Relationship Between the Platform and the Consumer in Mutual Economic Environment

Qianwen Xu (Zhejiang University of Technology, China); Miaomiao Zheng (Zhejiang University of Technology, China); Weimiao Zheng (Zhejiang University of Technology, China)

1570731332 Trust Management and Maintenance in Cross-Border £-Commerce: Evidence from China and Australia

Shan Shan Huang (Zhejiang University of Technology, China); Yuhua Fang (Zhejiang University of Technology, China); Xinxin Lu (Zhejiang University of Technology, China); Yuanyuan Xu (Zhejiang University of Technology, China)

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Session 5B : Data Analytics and Al (Ill)  (Chaired by Dr. Tingyan Wang )

1570715089 Risk Factor Analysis of the Time to Progression for Alzheimer’s Disease Patients

Tingyan Wang (University of Oxford, United Kingdom (Great Britain)); Robin Qiu (The Pennsylvania State University, USA)

1570720714 Robust Optimization for the Integrated Berth Allocation and Quay Crane Assignment Problem

Chong Wang (Tsinghua University, China); Canrong Zhang (Tsinghua University, China); Lixin Miao (Tsinghua University, China)

1570730476 COVID-19: A Multipeak SIR Based Model for Learning Waves and Optimizing Testing

Georgia Perakis (USA); Divya Singhvi (IBM Research, USA); Omar Skali Lami (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA); Leann Thayaparan (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA)

1570731056 Mining and Analyzing Patient Survival Features Based on Deep Learning

Jiapei Meng (Beijing Jiaotong University, China)

1570738321 Data-Driven Joint Pricing and Inventory Management Newsvendor Problem

Pengxiang Zhou (Tsinghua University, China); Wai Kin (Victor) Chan (Tsinghua University & TBSI and SIGS, China)

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Session 5C : Healthcare Services (Ill) (Chaired by Dr. Nan Chen)

1570731471 ICU Capacity Management: Early Discharge and Readmission Risk

Zhiyuan Lou (Technical University of Munich & The School of Management, Germany); Jingui Xie (Technical University of Munich, Germany)

1570719274 On Scheduling MRI Appointments with Changeover Cost and Patient Waiting Cost

Lin Hui (SUN VAT-SEN University, China); Wang Shan (SUN VAT-SEN University, China)

1570732699 Dynamic Allocation of Medical Resources with Fangcang in Face of COVID-19

Yilun Yuan (Zhejiang University of Technology, China); Tianzong Yu (Zhejiang University of Technology, China); Zhi Pei (Zhejiang University of Technology, China)

1570732082 Optimization of Batch Group Testing Problem

Na Li (China); Ziyan Wang (Shang Hai Jiao Tong University, China)

1570731489 COVID-19 Epidemic Forecasting and Cost-Effectiveness Analysis: A Case Study of Hong Kong

Wanying Tao (Shenzhen University, China); Qinneng Xu (Shenzhen Liangyi Information Technology Co., Ltd, China); Hainan Guo (3688 Nanhai Avenue & Shenzhen University, China); Dandan Yu (The First Affiliated Hospital of Dalian Medical University, China)

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Session 5D : Interface on Operations, Finance, and Technology (II) (Chaired by Dr. Lingjiong Zhu)

1570721551 A Model of Livestream Selling with Online Influencers

Jing Hou (Nanjing University, China); Houcai Shen (China); Fasheng Xu (Syracuse University, USA)

1570727510 Regime Switching Bandits

Yi Xiong (The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong); Xiang Zhou (The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong); Ningyuan Chen (University of Toronto, Canada); Xuefeng Gao (The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong)

1570727633 Constraints on the Implied Volatility from the Shape of the Risk-Neutral Price Density

Paul Glasserman (Columbia University, USA); Dan Pirjol (Stevens Institute of Technology, USA)

1570731539 The Adoption of Blockchain-Based Decentralized Exchanges

Ruizhe Jia (Columbia University, USA); Agostino Capponi (Columbia University, USA)

1570724235 A Theory of Fin Tech and Trade Finance

Fasheng Xu (Syracuse University, USA)

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5E: Information-Driven Service OM (II)  (Chaired by Dr. Lianmin Zhang)

1570729134 What Do Institutional Investors Bring to Initial Coin Offerings(ICOs)?

Siyi Wang (The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shenzhen, China); Xiaoqiang Cai (The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shenzhen, China); Lianmin Zhang (Nanjing University, China); Lei Guan (Beijing Institute of Technology, China)

1570729738 Pricing Optimization and Competition Under the Linear Nested Stochastic Choice Model

Lixiang Li (Nanjing University, China)

1570730954 Re-Sequencing Mixed-Model Assembly Line with Limited Linear Buffers

Minjiao Cheng (Beijing Jiaotong University, China); Wenchao Wei (Beijing Jiaotong University, China)

1570731198 Information Design for E-Consult Between Vertically Competing Healthcare Providers

Zhenxiao Chen (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)

1570731204 The Value of Market Thickness for Heart Transplant

Xiao Yao (Southern University of Science and Technology, USA); Qiao-Chu He (Southern University of Science and Technology, Hong Kong); Hou Wenjuan (Southern University of Science and Technology, China)

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US EST: 8:00 PM – 9:20 PM; US PST: 5:00 PM – 6:20 PM; (next day AM) London: 1:00 AM – 2:20 AM; Berlin/Paris, 2:00 AM – 3:20 AM; Beijing 8:00 AM – 9:20 AM; Seoul/Tokyo, 9:00 AM – 10:20 AM

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Plenary Talk (VI) & Closing Ceremony

“ Female Advantage from Artificial Intelligence” 

Dr. Ming-Hui Huang

National Taiwan University

Chaired by Dr. Hui Yang, Dr. Paul Messinger