ISSTI Retreat Videos

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Last summer’s ISSTI retreat was held in the chimpanzee house at Edinburgh Zoo. It gave a range of faculty, research students and invited guests the chance to present their latest ideas to a sympathetic audience. For…

Big Data: Mayer-Schoenberger & Cukier

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Second only to rampant plagiarism, the use by students of Wikipedia as a source in student essays is viewed as “pleasant to the eyes, and a tree to be desired to make one wise”. The use of Wikipedia…

The Turn To Large Data in Operations Management Research

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As larger operational datasets become available, we are seeing a movement in operations management research away from the use of surveys and single organisation cases towards large scale cross-organisational analysis. This was driven home by a…