9 Reasons to Attend These Smith Events
Decision, Operations & Information Technologies
Shawn Mankad, assistant professor of business analytics in Smith's Decision, Operations & Information Technologies department has co-developed a formula, “RegRank,” which gauges how effectively federal regulators incorporate public feedback. [VIDEO]
Siva Viswanathan talks about crowdfunding and his research delving into what really matters for entrepreneurs using this funding method. [VIDEO]
Hank Lucas drew energy and optimism from a recent retreat amidst the world's foremost thinkers.
Academia + Entrepreneurship: When science meets great business ideas
Jorge Mejia is not your typical PhD student. He owns his own company and has just finished a six month research and entrepreneurial project abroad with the world’s largest incubator, Startup Chile. He’s working on his PhD in Information Systems at the University of Maryland’s Robert H. Smith School of Business and expects to graduate in 2016.
Healthcare costs have been rising faster than inflation and even faster than college tuition. At the same time the quality of health care in the U.S. has been uneven at best. Many look to the Affordable Care Act (ACA) as an opportunity for information technology and other innovative approaches to improve both the efficiency and quality of health services. [PODCAST]
The following adjunct faculty members teach courses for the Decision, Operations and Information Technologies (DO&IT) department at the University of Maryland's Robert H. Smith School of Business.