The Department of Systems Science and Industrial Engineering invites you to join us at the following events.

Student Presentations/Dissertations/Defenses

Check back regularly; new events coming soon.

Outside Speakers/CoCo Seminars

CoCo Seminars will be held on Wednesdays at 8:30-9:30am (unless otherwise noted) in Engineering Building H-9 (Knoll-MacDonald Commons / Watson Commons)

Contact Hiroki Sayama ( or Andreas Pape ( for more information or visit the website ( 

February 22: Ximeng Chen, Jie Guo, Ji Won Park and Mavi Ruiz Blondet (CCPA - SoM- Psychology Joint Student Team, Binghamton University)

"The Development and Maintenance of Social Networks in Classroom Settings"

February 24 (2:45PM) @ SL 212: G. Jane Cook (Corning Museum of Glass)

"The Glass Science of Glass Art" (29 KB)
**Please RSVP via B-Engaged

 February 24 (5PM) @ UU 120: Changhyun Kwon (University of South Florida)

"Price of Satisficing in Traffic User Equilibrium" (58 KB)

**Please RSVP via B-Engaged

March 8 (11AM - 12PM): Hui Yang (Pennsylvania State University)
"Mining Dynamic Recurrences in Nonlinear and Nonstationary Systems for Feature Extraction, Process Monitoring and Fault Diagnosis" (232 KB)

March 22: Changqing Cheng (SSIE, Binghamton University)
"Graph Theoretic Approach for Gait Characterization towards Detection of Dementia"

March 29: Daehan Won (SSIE, Binghamton University)
(Title TBD)

April 5: Haifeng Wang (ISE, Binghamton University)
"An Ensemble Machine Learning Approach for Robust Cancer Diagnosis"

April 19 (11AM - 12PM): Gourab Ghoshal (University of Rochester)
"Urban Socioeconomic Patterns Revealed through Morphology of Travel Routes"

 Student Events

Watson School Alumni and Student Networking Event

Thursday, February 23, 2017
5:00 - 7:30 pm
Rotunda, Engineering and Science Building, Innovative Technologies Complex (ITC)

Student Information Sessions for those Interested in Applying to Graduate Programs

Graduate Programs Open House - missed the last open house? Contact us. 

Graduate Program Info Session (Open to All Majors) - RSVP preferred as there will be pizza and refreshments provided.
Friday February 17, 2017
12:00 - 1:00 pm
UU Fleishman Center

4+1 Accelerated Graduate Degree Information Session - Please RSVP

Wednesday February 22, 2017
12:00 - 1:00 pm
Watson Commons, Engineering Building

Next Open House for Admitted Graduate Students is April 8. A link to RSVP will be posted soon. Contact us if you would like more information sooner. 

What is Systems Science? Graduate Opportunities Open House - TBA 

OpEx Conference

Event has been postponed this year - future details TBA or contact to join the newsletter for future updates

Other Conferences in which our Faculty/Students are Participating

Healthcare Systems Performance Improvement Conference 2017

March 1-4, 2017 - Orlando, FL

Institute of Industrial Engineers (IIE) Conference & Expo 

May 20 - 23, 2017 - Pittsburgh, PA

Intelligent Maintenance Decision Making for Manufacturing Systems Symposium 

June 4 - 8, 2017 - University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California

Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics (SIAM) Workshop on Network Science - July 13 - 14, 2017 - Pittsburgh, PA

ECAL 2017: The European Conference on Artificial Life 2017 

September 4 - 8, 2017 - Lyon, France

The 2017 Conference on Complex Systems 2017 (CCS’17) 

September 17 - 22, 2017 - Cancun, Mexico


For more information on any of the above events, please contact

Last Updated: 2/24/17