SigOpt: Elevating Business Through Optimization

Scott Clark, a Cornell graduate with a PhD in Applied Mathematics and a Masters in Computer Science, views optimization as the key to success in organizations. In fact, he sees many organizational efforts as an optimization challenge. Organizations spend a lot of time attempting to discern which set of inputs will provide the most valuable…

The Cutting-Edge: Making the Most of Emerging Technologies

As one of four panels in the first symposia session, “The Cutting-Edge: Making the Most of Emerging Technologies” kicked off Cornell’s Celebration 2015. It consisted a mix of excitement in how emerging technologies will revolutionize industries and skepticism over privacy concerns. Key topics in the panel revolved around big data, Bitcoin, social media, 3D printing,…