Centre for Operations Excellence Industry Projects 2016

The Centre for Operations Excellence Industry Projects consists of eight sub-projects sponsored by four different industry partners. Each sub-project represents an important challenge for its sponsor. These sub-projects include studying alternative models of service delivery for passengers with reduced mobility at an airport, capacity analysis for various cross-functional team design concepts at Boeing, optimizing the scheduling of custodial activities for building operations services, developing a model of the CBSA process to optimize passenger flow through Canada customs at an airport, using data science to improve user experience of Boeing-AeroInfo’s Airplane Health Management system, using modeling to develop an airport congestion risk index for Boeing-AeroInfo, developing text analytics techniques to enable WorkSafeBC to predict and prevent workplace accidents; improving dispatching and production rates with stochastic simulation modeling for Silver Standard’s mining operations.

Andy Chen
Ziqian Zhu
Nina Rajabi Nasab
Deepak Kumaraswamy
Yiming Wang
Teng Liu
Odette Melvin
Fridrik Karason
Pei Jia
Haodong Ruan
Tian Li
Lu Jia
Nayef Ahmad
William Jenden
Nathanial Horvath
Faculty Supervisor: 
Harish Krishnan
British Columbia
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