Columbia Workshop on Telecommunications

Networking Games and Pricing

March 27, 1997, New York, NY

Location: Center for Telecommunications Research, Columbia University
Organizers: Yannis A. Korilis, Bell Labs, Lucent Technologies and Aurel A. Lazar, Columbia University

Here is a pointer to some good hotels in the area.
Travel Directions to Columbia University

For a copy of the registration form for the workshop click here


8:15 am

8:50-9:00 am
Welcoming Remarks: Zvi Galil, Dean of the SEAS, Columbia University

9:00-10:00 am
Jeffrey MacKie-Mason
Dept. of Economics, School of Information and Public Policy, University of Michigan
Smart Markets for Network Resource Allocation

10:00-11:00 am
Clark Jeffries
Dept. of Mathematical Sciences, Clemson University
Congestion Resulting from Increased Capacity in Networks

11:00 am -11:30 pm

11:30 am -12:30 pm
Panel Discussion: Pricing Multimedia Services

Chair: Aurel A. Lazar, Dept. of Electrical Engineering, Columbia University

Panelists: Sid Ahuja, Bell Labs, Lucent Technologies;
G. Anandalingam, Systems Dept., University of Pennsylvania;
Eric Friedman, Dept. of Economics, Rutgers University;
Jeff MacKie-Mason, Dept. of Economics, University of Michigan.


2:00-3:00 pm
Haim Mendelson
Graduate School of Business, Stanford University
Market Structures for Data Networks

3:00-4:00 pm
Yannis A. Korilis
Bell Labs, Lucent Technologies
Pricing Noncooperative Networks

4:00-3:30 pm

4:30-5:30 pm
Eric Friedman
Rutgers University
Learning and Implementation in the Internet