15th Annual Behavioral Operations Conference, 2020


The conference for 2020 has been cancelled due to COVID19

Stay tuned for more information about an online event that we are working on organizing. Also, stay tuned for information about the 2021 conference that will be hosted by the University of Arkansas. All registration fees will be refunded. We are working on the refunds now.

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BOC 2020, Sam M. Walton College of Business, University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, Arkansas

Mission

The goal of the conference is to bring together researchers with a common interest in the intersection of human behavior and operations, with the aim of sharing current work, fostering research development and developing relationships among scholars in the field.

  • The deadline for registration and payment is April 20, 2020, 23:59 CST.

Pricing

Registration Type Cost
Faculty $175
Student $75

Welcome

The Sam M. Walton College of Business at the University of Arkansas is pleased to host the 15th annual Behavioral Operations Conference in Fayetteville, Arkansas on June 10 – 12, 2020. The conference will begin with a welcome drink on Tuesday evening and continue with a one-day Young Scholars Workshop on Wednesday, June 10, and the main conference on Thursday and Friday, June 11-12.

We look forward to seeing you in Fayetteville! If you have any questions please contact John Aloysius at JAloysius@walton.uark.edu.

Registration

Please note the following key deadlines
Date Item Due
March 2, 2020 Extended-Abstract Submission (1-page limit) for Main Conference and/or Young Scholars Workshop
March 15, 2020 Notification of Acceptance
April 1, 2020 Registration & Payment Deadline

Conference fees are: $175 for faculty and $75 for students

If you are interested in presenting at the main conference or the Young Scholars Workshop, please indicate so when you register and include an extended abstract (one-page limit) of your work. Please also indicate who will present in the abstract.

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Sam M. Walton College of Business
University of Arkansas
Fayetteville, Arkansas
June 10-12, 2020

The nearest airport is the Northwest Arkansas Regional Airport (XNA) and is located just north of the University of Arkansas campus. View bus, shuttle or taxi option from the airport, rent a car or consider Uber or Lyft ridesharing services. The conference will be held at the Donald W. Reynolds Center for Enterprise Development, which is located at 145 N. Buchanan Ave., Fayetteville, AR 72701, on the University of Arkansas campus. Metered parking is conveniently located in the Harmon Parking Garage on levels 8 and 9 directly across the street.

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Accommodation

We have a special room rate at the Graduate Fayetteville [ask for specific link to Graduate with conference info.] hotel located in downtown Fayetteville. Conference attendees have a special room rate of $119 per night, but don’t wait to reserve your room. Rooms are limited.

Graduate Fayetteville
70 N. East Avenue
Fayetteville, AR 72701
info@graduatefayetteville.com
855-285-6162

Northwest Arkansas

Fayetteville is located in the Northwest corner of Arkansas in the beautiful Ozark Mountains. From the world renown Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art to Fayetteville’s Farmers Market, the Arkansas Music Pavilion or nearby Devil’s Den State Park, there is something for everyone.

More Information Coming Soon.

Organizers

Organizing Committee

John Aloysius

John Aloysius

Professor

Walton College of Business, University of Arkansas

Rob Basten

Rob Basten

Associate Professor

Eindhoven University of Technology, Eindhoven – The Netherlands

Rebekah (Bekki) Brau

Rebekah (Bekki) Brau

PhD Candidate

Walton College of Business, University of Arkansas

Karen Donohue

Karen Donohue

Professor

Carleson School of Management, University of Minnesota

Blair Flicker

Blair Flicker

Assistant Professor

Darla Moore School of Business, University of South Carolina

Christian Hofer

Christian Hofer

Associate Professor

Walton College of Business, University of Arkansas

Elena Katok

Elena Katok

Professor

Naveen Jindal School of Management, University of Texas at Dallas

Sherry Li

Sherry Li

Professor

Walton College of Business, University of Arkansas

Siqi Ma

Siqi Ma

Assistant Professor

College of Business Administration, University of Akron

Pete McGee

Pete McGee

Associate Professor

Walton College of Business, University of Arkansas

Ken Schultz

Ken Schultz

Associate Professor

Air Force Institute of Technology, Dayton – United States of America

Sponsors

Sam M. Walton College of Business, University of Arkansas