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1st INFORMS Workshop on Quality, Statistics & Reliability

October 15, 2022, Indianapolis

Organized by the Quality, Statistics and Reliability (QSR) Section of INFORMS

1st INFORMS Workshop on Quality, Statistics & Reliability

Enter the QSR Workshop

The Quality, Statistics & Reliability (QSR) Section of INFORMS is organizing the Second QSR workshop at INFORMS Annual Meeting. The workshop will be held in person on October 15 prior to the 2022 INFORMS Annual Meeting.

You are cordially invited to present and share your recent research at the workshop. The abstract submission is now open until July 15 via this link. Accepted abstracts will be invited for oral or poster presentations.

Note: Abstract submissions to the QSR workshop are not part of the one talk limit per presenter at INFORMS.

Invitations to Submit and Compete

Abstract Submission for Presentations

Data Challenge Competition


  • Cyber-Physical Systems
  • Advanced Manufacturing & Industry 4.0
  • Emerging Topics in QSR & Data Science

Topics of Interest

  • Bayesian Statistics
  • High-dimensional Data Analytics
  • Degradation Modeling
  • Additive Manufacturing
  • Healthcare Analytics
  • Advancements in Data Science
  • Uncertainty Quantification
  • Reliability & Maintenance
  • Prognosis and Diagnosis
  • Quality Control 
  • Anomaly Detection
  • Federated & Distributed Data Analytics
  • Sensing Systems
  • Others

Events at the Workshop

  • Current & Future Vision for QSR
  • Industry Keynote Speakers on Emerging Topics and Applications
  • Data Challenge Competition
  • General Invited Sessions for Accepted Abstracts

Tentative Schedule

Time Room 1 Room 2
8-8:20am Welcome Reception  
8:20-9:20am Keynote Speaker: Prof. Jeff Wu  
9:20-9:45am Coffee break  
9:45-11am General Invited Session General Invited Session
11:10am-12:25pm Best Student Poster Competition  
12:25-1:25pm Lunch time  
1:25-2:25pm Technical Session on Federated Learning:
Prof. Raed Al-Kontar
Digital Twins & Smart Manufacturing:
Ford Motor Company
2:35-3:50pm Data Challenge Competition  
3:50-4:15pm Coffee break  
4:15-5:30pm General Invited Session General Invited Session

Registration Fees 

Students and retirees – $50
Professionals – $90 

Please Note: All participants are required to register for the 2022 INFORMS Annual Meeting. The registration fees for this workshop does NOT include the registration fee for the INFORMS Annual Meeting.

QSR Workshop Co-Chairs

Abdallah Chehade
Xiao Liu
Mayuresh Savargaonkar
Wenmeng Tian

QSR Workshop Organizing Committee

Eunshin Byon
Abdallah Chehade
Jian Liu
Kaibo Liu
Ramin Moghaddas
Kwok Tsui