Eighth Annual Workshop on Supply Chain and Logistics
June 9, 2014
Bilkent University, Department of Industrial Engineering, Ankara, Turkey
08:45- 09:15:
Registration and coffee/tea
09:15- 10:05:
“Strategic analysis of technology and capacity investments in the liquefied natural gas industry”
Erkut Sönmez, Boston College
Discussant: Selin Kocaman, Bilkent University
Coffee break
“Supply chain analysis of contract farming”
Serdar Şimşek, Cornell University
Discussant: Barış Tan, Koç University
Coffee break
Practice session
“Supply chain planning solutions at Coca Cola Đçecek”
Eray Çakıcı, IBM, Evren Sarınalbant, IBM, Nuh Oflazer, CCĐ, Anıl Günaydın, CCĐ
Lunch break
“Integrated options and spot procurement for commodity processors”
Fehmi Tanrısever, Bilkent University
Discussant: Çağrı Haksöz, Sabancı University
Coffee break
“Supply chain coordination under competition”
Masoud Talebian, University of New Castle
Discussant: Aydın Alptekinoğlu, Pennsylvania State University
Coffee break
“Chasing demand: learning and earning in a changing environment
Bora Keskin, University of Chicago
Discussant: Gustavo Vulcano, New York University
Closing cocktail (Rector’s Residence - Building 49)
The workshop will be held in ground floor of the Electrical and Electronics Engineering Building.
Bilkent University Eighth Workshop on Supply Chain and Logistics will be held in Ankara, Turkey, on Monday June 9,
2014. The workshop aims at bringing together researchers and practitioners interested in supply chain management
and logistics areas to initiate possible collaboration. The workshop consists of five paper presentations and their
discussions. In addition, there will be a practice session with two presentations from the industry.
The details of the presentations and presenters can be found at the workshop web site,
There will be no registration fee for the workshop. There will be limitations on the attendance due to limited space in the
facility. Hence, for those who are interested in attending the workshop, we encourage early registration by sending an email to [email protected] A limited number of rooms have been reserved at the university dorms and guest
housing to accommodate the participants. Please notify your need for an accommodation as soon as possible and not
later than May 20, 2014 by sending an e-mail to the same address.
Alp Akçay
Emre Nadar
Alper Şen

the program - Bilkent University