KEYNOTE SPEAKERS

Gerd Gigerenzer

Director, Harding Center for Risk Literacy
University of Potsdam and Max Planck Institute for Human Development

Presentation: Psychological AI: Simplicity and Transparency in Prediction

David Hendry

Senior Research Fellow, Professor of Economics
University of Oxford, Nuffield College

Clive Granger Memorial Speaker: Forecasting Climate Change, Pandemics and Economics

Yongmiao Hong

Special-term Professor of Economics
University of Chinese Academy of Sciences, School of Economics and Management

Presentation: Modelling and Forecasting Interval-valued Data: Theory and Applications

Nicholas G. Reich

Associate Professor
University of Massachusetts, Amherst

Presentation: The computational science of infectious disease forecasting

Nada Sanders

Distinguished Professor of Supply Chain Management
Northeastern University, D’Amore-McKim School of Business
Monday, June 28, 10pm UTC

Presentation: Humachine: Humankind, Machines, and the Future of Enterprise

Galit Shmueli

Distinguished Professor of Business Analytics
National Tsing Hua University

IJF Editor’s Invited Talk: Improving” Prediction of Human Behavior Using Behavior Modification

PRACTITIONER SPEAKERS

Alla Anashenkova, Head of Product
ThroughPut Inc

Presentation: Winning Strategies To Optimize Product-Mix Using AI-powered Demand Forecasting

Patrick Bower, Sr. Director, Global Supply Chain Planning & Customer Service
Combe International

Presentation: How Does S&OP Integrate with an Organization’s Strategy

Simon Clarke, Principal
Argon & Co

Presentation: One number forecasting – can we realistically expect to align on a single number?

Ran Ding, Staff Software Engineer
Google

Presentation: YouTube infrastructure capacity forecasting

Stefa Etchegaray Garcia, Head of Data Science
IBM Chief Analytics Office

Presentation: Forecasting at scale at IBM’s Chief Analytics Office

Jonathon Karelse, CEO
NorthFind Management

Presentation: Trust, But Verify: Using BE to Target the Integration of Judgment in Forecasting

Sara Park, VP Executive S&OP, Forecasting CoE and Supply Chain Planning
Coca-Cola

Presentation: Fundamentals of Effective Forecasting Process and Supporting Technology

Nitzi Roehl, Sr. Manager Analytical Consulting
SAS

Presentation: New Product Forecasting: A Machine Learning Based Approach for Analogous Forecasting

Niels van Hove, Engagement Principal
Aera Technology

Presentation: Cognitive automation in supply chain planning & forecasting