Meet and Eat with Professor Jamol Pender, Cornell University

The University of Toronto Operations Research Group (UTORG) is hosting a Meet & Eat with Professor Jamol Pender, of the Cornell University, following his talk titled “Queueing Theory in the Age of Smartphone Technology”. Lunch and coffee will be served. We hope to see you there!

Please note that the Meet & Eat will follow immediately after the talk which will be held on Nov 29th, at 12:00 pm-1:00 pm in MB128. For more information regarding the talk, please visit


When: Thursday Nov 29th @ 1:30pm – 2:30 pm

Where: BA 5281

Bio-sketch: Jamol Pender is an Assistant Professor in the School of Operations Research and Information Engineering at Cornell University. He received his PhD in Operations Research and Financial Engineering in 2013 at Princeton University. His primary research interests involve the stochastic analysis and optimal control of queueing networks with time varying rates. He is also broadly interested in the applications of queueing networks in the study of service systems, collaborative economies, smartphone networks, healthcare, and transportation systems.