2019 Workshop

Workshop Information

Recent developments in business analytics show that this area will have a long lasting impact on every aspect of our lives today and in the future. The primary objective of the Business Analytics Workshop is to create a forum for industry experts and academicians in the field to exchange ideas on recent practices and research. There will be presentations from both academia and industry at the workshop. In addition to the theoretical and practical studies that are carried out today, there will also be talks about the future of business analytics. The workshop is open to all interested from academia and the industry. Moreover, there will be poster presentations by graduate students aiming to increase the interaction between the students, academicians and industry practitioners


For the current program please click here.


This is a one-day workshop that will be held on Friday, April 19th  at the Tuzla Campus of Sabancı University. The registration is free of charge to all participants. Lunch will be provided by the workshop. For those who need transportation, there will be shuttle buses between Kadıköy and 4.Levent and the campus both in the morning and the afternoon.

For registration to the workshop please send an email to businessanalytics@sabanciuniv.edu with the following information:




Shuttle (if needed):

Poster Presentation Submission

If you are a graduate student in a related field to business analytics and want your work to be considered for a presentation in our poster session, please send an email to businessanalytics@sabanciuniv.edu with the following information by Friday, April 12, 2019:

Student's Name and Surname:


Title of the presentation:


Faculty advisor:

We will announce our final decision on the acceptance of the poster proposals by Monday, 15 April, 2019 via email, along with instructions on the poster size and formatting for the accepted abstracts.

Organizing Committee

Prof. Burçin Bozkaya, School of Management, Sabancı University

Assoc. Prof. Abdullah Daşcı, School of Management, Sabancı University

Assoc. Prof. Ayşe Kocabıyıkoğlu, School of Management, Sabancı University

Assoc. Prof. Raha Akhavan-Tabatabaei, School of Management, Sabancı University

Dr. Burak Gökgür, School of Management, Sabancı University

Scientific Committee

Prof. Dursun Delen, Oklahoma State University, Management Sci. and Info. Systems

Assoc. Prof. Selim Balcısoy, Sabancı University, Feaculty of Engineering and Science

Assoc Prof. Özden Gür Ali, Koç University, Department of Management

Assoc Prof. Enes Eryarsoy, Şehir Üniversitesi, Department of Management Info. Sys.

Assoc Prof. Cem İyigün, METU, Department of Industrial Engineering

Dr. Mustafa Baydoğan, Bosphorous University, Department of Industrial Engineering

Dr. Xiaowen Dong, Oxford University, Department of Engineering Science

Dr. Bruno Lepri, Fondazione Bruno Kessler