The next OR Society Criminal Justice SIG event will be held on March 4th at West Yorkshire Police HQ in Wakefield, close to the mainline station, from 11 a.m. – 3.30 p.m. The theme is mainly (but not entirely) around continuous improvement in the public sector – see programme below. If you would like to attend please contact Sue Merchant by Feb 22nd at the latest.
10.30 Arrive and coffee/tea
11.00 Introduction and welcome, Ian Newsome, Chair CJ sig.
11.05 “Systems Approaches for Continuous Improvement”, Amanda Gregory, Hull University and Research Champion of the Institute for Continuous Improvement in the Public Sector, & CI Steve Precious from the National Policing College.
12.05 “Measuring criminal court efficiency using DEA”, MoJ speaker (to be announced).
12.35-1.15 Lunch break and networking
1.15 -2.15 “Economies of scale in police air operations”, Daniel Livingstone, Economics Advisor, Home Office.
2.15 “ OR in emergency planning”, Prof.Duncan Shaw, Warwick University.
2.45 “Bringing OR to the Frontline”, David Fitzgerald, Donna Tranter and Martin Rahman from West Yorks Police .