November 08, 2019


02:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Bob and Pauline Poore Conference Room in the Frank and Ann Gilmore University Relations Center

Business & Information Technology Executive Lecture Series Presents: Dr. Jason Hartline

hartline.jpgThe Montana Tech Department of Business and Information Technology will be hosting its Executive Lecture Series this Friday, November 8, 2019, at 2:00 pm in the Poore Room of the University Relations Center (URC). Dr. Jason Hartline, professor of Computer Science at Northwestern University, will be speaking.  The title of Dr. Hartline’s presentation is Data Science and Mechanism Design, where he will describe a method for estimating and comparing the performance of novel systems directly from behavioral data from the original system.

Jason Hartline is a professor of computer science at Northwestern University.  Prof. Hartline received his Ph.D. in 2003 from the University of Washington under the supervision of Anna Karlin. He was a postdoctoral fellow at Carnegie Mellon University under the supervision of Avrim Blum; and subsequently a researcher at Microsoft Research in Silicon Valley. He joined Northwestern University in 2008.  His research introduces design and analysis methodologies from computer science to understand and improve outcomes of economic systems.

 

Please contact Tim Kober at 406-496-4457 with any questions.