Management Science news

App created by Lancaster start-up company wins a Google Play Award 24/05/16

App created by Lancaster start-up company wins a Google Play Award

An App developed by a LUMS alumnus has won the ‘Early Adopter’ category at the first Google Play Awards.

PhD student works with Pentland to take action on modern slavery 18/05/16

PhD student works with Pentland to take action on modern slavery

A Management School student has begun a major new action research project with an international clothing and footwear company to develop anti-modern slavery tools.

Successful LCF Workshop on New Product Forecasting 12/05/16

Successful LCF Workshop on New Product Forecasting

Lancaster Centre for Forecasting (LCF) hosted a very stimulating half-day workshop on New Product Forecasting on 22 April in London, with an attendance of about forty practitioners from a wide variety of organisations.

Is the sporting world putting money before fairness? 26/04/16

Is the sporting world putting money before fairness?

Making it into the world championships can depend more on rules than skill, claim Professor Mike Wright, Professor John M Norman from the University of Sheffield and Professor Graham Kendall from the University of Nottingham.

Leading sustainability thinkers gather in Lancaster for EurOMA Forum 13/04/16

Leading sustainability thinkers gather in Lancaster for EurOMA Forum

Around 80 leading academics from around the world arrived in Lancaster earlier this week for the 3rd International EurOMA Sustainable Operations and Supply Chains Forum.

LUMS academic awarded Leverhulme Research Fellowship 11/04/16

LUMS academic awarded Leverhulme Research Fellowship

Professor Monideepa Tarafdar, from the Department of Management Science, has been awarded a Leverhulme Research Fellowship for 2017-2018.