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Michael Pinedo Professor of Operations Management, Department of Information, Operations and Management Sciences (IOMS), Stern School of Business, New York University

Michael Pinedo is the Julius Schlesinger Professor of Operations Management in the department of Information, Operations and Management Sciences (IOMS) at the Stern School of Business at New York University. He received the Ir. degree in mechanical engineering from the Delft University of Technology, the Netherlands in 1973 and the M.Sc. and Ph.D. degrees in Operations Research from the University of California at Berkeley in 1978.

From 1982 to 1997 Michael taught in the Industrial Engineering and Operations Research (IEOR) department at Columbia University. His research focuses on the modeling of production and service systems, and, more specifically, on the planning and scheduling of these systems.

Recently, his research also has been focusing on operational risk in financial services.

He has (co-)authored numerous technical papers on these topics. He is the author of the books “Scheduling: Theory, Algorithms and Systems” (with Springer), and “Planning and Scheduling in Manufacturing and Services” (with Springer), and coauthor of “Queueing Networks: Customers, Signals and Product Form Solutions” (with Wiley). He is the editor of the book “Operational Control in Asset Management (with Palgrave McMillan) and the co-editor of the books “Creating Value in Financial Services: Strategies, Operations, and Technologies” (with Kluwer) and “Global Asset Management – Strategies, Risks, Processes and Technologies” (with Palgrave McMillan).

He actively participated in the design and development of systems at Goldman Sachs, Philips Electronics, Siemens. He is Editor of Journal of Scheduling (Springer). He has been an area editor of Operations Research (covering stochastic processes) and a department editor of IIE Scheduling and Logistics (covering scheduling). He is currently associate editor of Management Science, associate editor of Naval Research Logistics, department editor of Production and Operations Management, associate editor of Manufacturing and Services Operations Management, associate editor of the Journal of Operational Risk and a member of the editorial boards of Risk and Decision Analysis as well as of the International Journal of Shipping and Transport Logistics.

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Bonnie D. Graham

A talk radio and cable TV broadcast journalist since 1995, media producer / host Bonnie D. Graham created and launched SAP Coffee Break with Game-Changers Radio in Fall 2011. Since then, she has developed 20 additional themed Game-Changers radio series for SAP. On each episode, Bonnie moderates a panel of thought leaders, practitioners, journalists and / or educators from across the business spectrum and the globe, to share timely technology and strategy insights for businesses of all sizes, industries, geographies, and maturities. Bonnie is on the SAP Editorial Experience / News Services team. Follow her programs on Twitter #SAPRadio.

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