2021 Facebook Operations Research Workshop

This invite-only workshop aims to surface our team's work in the areas of Algorithms and Optimization to a select group of external researchers and learn about the latest academic work.

About this event

The Economics, Algorithms and Optimization team in Facebook Core Data Science brings together economists, computer scientists, operations researchers and scientists in related disciplines to advance the mission of the company. Our areas of focus include applied causal inference, optimization, stochastic modeling, and mechanism design.

This invite-only workshop aims to surface our team's work in the areas of Algorithms and Optimization to a select group of external researchers and learn about the latest academic work. The discussion will be grouped into three themes: Bandits + Experimentation, Algorithmic Game Theory, and Discrete Algorithms.


Wednesday, October 20th, 2021

Session I - 9:20 AM - 10:50 AM PDT - Bandits + Experimentation

Session II - 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM PDT - Algorithmic Game Theory

Session III - 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM PDT - Discrete Algorithms


Please register for the workshop through this event page and reach out to Jessie Birch or Stephanie Greer with any questions. As this workshop is intended for an invite-only small-group, we ask that you please do not share or forward this registration information to anyone.

We look forward to seeing you at the virtual workshop!

Speakers

Facilitators

Hosts

  • Caner Gocmen

    Caner Gocmen

    Facebook

    Research Scientist Manager

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  • Vashist Avadhanula

    Vashist Avadhanula

    Facebook

    Research Scientist

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  • Pardip Kalra

    Pardip Kalra

    Facebook

    Research Program Manager

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  • Jessica Birch

    Jessica Birch

    Meta

    Research Event Producer

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  • Stephanie Greer

    Stephanie Greer

    Meta

    Research Events Coordinator

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