Science of Better: Crunching the Numbers
Friday, October 6, 2011
Kevin Maney, Journalist
What can discoveries about the human brain teach forecasters, computer scientists, and corporate executives? And why is hockey legend Wayne Gretsky the perfect example of these teachings? Former USA Today reporter Kevin Maney, who wrote a popular article about algorithms in the 1990s, discusses The Two-Second-Advantage: How We Succeed by Anticipating the Future—Just Enough, the new title he wrote with Vivek Ranadivé.
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With host Barry List, INFORMS Director of Communications.
New! A series of podcasts with unexpected insights into the way that math, analytics, and operations research affect people like you and organizations like your own.
In every segment, an expert explains how he or she changed the world by crunching the numbers.