Publishing Assistance Workshop

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The Publishing Assistance Workshop is held during the annual conference and is designed to provide authors with guidance and expertise in the development of their manuscript for submission to an academic journal. Expert mentors will offer suggestions to authors in navigating the publishing process for research that includes system dynamics. To accommodate online delivery and resolve time zone challenges, the workshop involve one-on-one Zoom meetings with an experienced faculty member that focus on providing each author with practical and developmental suggestions for improving their papers. The PAW meetings will be held during the main conference.


Meet the Publishing Assistance Workshop Organizer

 

Shayne Gary is a Professor at UNSW Business School in Sydney. His research examines how differences in mental models, decision rules, and strategies lead to differences in firm performance over time. Shayne investigates these issues through experiments, in-depth fieldwork, and system dynamics simulation modeling. He was awarded the 2016 Jay Wright Forrester Award and is a Managing Editor of the System Dynamics Review. Shayne is a founding member of the Behavioral Strategy Interest Group in the Strategic Management Society and Chaired the Interest Group in 2015. He also consults widely with clients on systems thinking and modeling projects to develop strategies for firm growth, transformation, and mergers & acquisitions. Shayne received his PhD at London Business School and his BSc degree from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT).

 

 

Rogelio Oliva is the Bob and Kelly Jordan Professor of Business in the Department of Information and Operations Management at the Mays Business School, Adjunct Professor at MIT’s Zaragoza Logistics Center, and Research Affiliate at MIT Center for Transportation & Logistics. His research explores how behavioral and social aspects of an organization interact with its technical components to determine the firm’s operational performance. His current research interests include behavioral operations management, retail and service operations, and the transition that product manufacturers are making to become service providers. His research work has been published in several academic journals, among them: Management Science, Organization Science, Journal of Operations Management, California Management Review, and Production and Operations Management.