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27th Annual MACC Meeting and Workshop

The 27th Annual MACC Meeting and Workshop was held at the Art Gallery of Hamilton from May 12-14, 2015, with the theme "Operations and Design over Multiple Time Scales – from Planning and Scheduling to Advanced Control." Featured speakers from our partners and guests were:

  • Marianthi Ierapetritou - Rutgers University, Decision Making Across Different Scales: From Process Control to Supply Chain Management
  • Elkafi Hassini - DeGroote School of Business, McMaster University, Supply Chain Optimization: Methods and Applications
  • Rajkumar Vedam - Schneider Electric/ Invensys, NLP and MINLP Optimization in ROMeo
  • John MacGregor - ProSensus/McMaster University, Problems with Batch Monitoring and Control using Data Taken at Multiple Scales
  • Kamil Khan - Argonne National Laboratory, Sensitivities for Nonsmooth Dynamic Systems and Optimal Control Problems
  • John Campbell - AspenTech, Considering Refinery Optimization: Ideas and Challenges
  • François Boudreau - ArcelorMittal Dofasco, Process Optimization in Ironmaking at ArcelorMittal Dofasco

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