Each and every day, operations research and analytics are used to save lives, save money and solve problems. But beyond practical applications, underneath the ongoing discoveries, and behind the data and information, are people dedicated to making our world a better place. Resoundingly Human is the podcast from INFORMS, the leading organization for operations research and analytics professionals, that is dedicated to bringing operations research and analytics to life.
With the NCAA March Madness basketball tournaments nearly upon us, basketball fans across the country will be filling out their brackets after Selection Sunday and preparing for the exciting ups and downs of the tournament. Joining us for this segment, is an INFORMS member who can provide very helpful insight for anyone who wants to optimize their basketball brackets this year, Sheldon Jacobson, Founder Professor of Computer Science at the University of Illinois.