Welkom by Universiteit Stellenbosch

Seminaar reeks vir 2018

​Lesings begin om 13:00 in lokaal 3022 van die Van der Sterr gebou, op die kruising van Victoria en Bosman strate, Stellenbosch.​

Navrae:       Linke Potgieter

Telefoon:    021 808 2492

E-pos:          lpotgieter@sun.ac.za

DateTimeSpeakerTitle of talkSubject area
​24 Jan​10:00 - 13:00Susan Lotz & colleagues (Language Centre)​​Language services in support of effective supervisionAll​
​31 Jan13:00 - 14:00​​Dr Jacques du Toit (Data scientist - Spatial Edge)​Big data analytics in practiceData science / ​Operations research​
​16 Feb11:00 - 12:00​​Prof Fredrik Nilsson (Lund University)Towards a dynamic shelf-life for minimized food waste​Logistics management
​​2 Mar​13:00 - 14:00​Jacomien van der Merwe (SU/Logistics)The financial burden when getting employed: Investigating the impact of transport cost on the employee churn rate within the lower skilled labour market​​Transport economics
​14 Mar13:00 - 14:00​​Prof Henrik Palsson (Lund University)Environmental efficiency in e-commerce: Effects of packaging, the last mile, unsold products and product returns​Logistics management
​20 Apr​13:00 - 14:00Dr McElory Hoffman (CEO - Praelexis)
Crafting machine learning algorithms
Data science / Operations research
​​26 Apr
13:00 - 14:00​
Prof Tom de Jongh (Utrecht University)
Transport network based accessibility: some recent applications and developments​​
​Transport economics / Operations research
​18 May​13:00 - 14:00Prof Johan Louw (SU/Logistics)Visual data analytics
25 May

​13:00 - 14:00
Prof Juliet Pulliam (Director - SACEMA)
Assessing designs for vaccine efficacy trials during epidemics of severe disease
Epidemiology / Operations research
​​1 Jun​13:00 - 14:00Prof Jan Havenga (SU/Logistics)The case for macrologistics​
Logistics management
24 Aug​13:00 - 14:00​Prof Stephan Visagie (SU/Logistics)
​Distribution centre optimisation
​Operations research
7 Sept​12:00 - 14:00​Francois Meyer (CEO - Golden Arrow Bus Services​)​Bus and bus rapid transport in Cape Town: views from the o​perator​Transport economics
​5 Oct​13:00 - 14:00Prof Wim Delva (Deputy Director - ​SACEMA)
Recasting model calibration as a missing data problem: Approximate Bayesian Computation with MICE
​Epidemiology / Operations research / Statistics​
​19 Oct​13:00 - 14:00Patuxolo Nodada (CEO - Busmark)Future technologies in public transport and unfriendly eco-system
Transport economics
9 Nov​13:00 - 14:00​Siphamandla Gumbi (Senior Manager - Road accident fund)​Increasing road crashes as a consequence of poor management of road safety in SA​
Transport economics