IEOM Global Supply Chain and Logistics
August 5, 2021, Rome, Italy
IEOM Global Supply Chain and Logistics focus on quality education and curriculum improvement, assessment, learning and career development. It addresses readiness for business management graduate for industry ready around the globe. It focuses in the following areas but not limited to:
- operations management
- supply chain management
- logistics management
- project management
- business intelligence and analytics
- risk management
- quality management
- inventory management
- lean management
- management science
- productivity management
- or similar topics
Each speaker needs to submit a title of the talk, photo and a short bio as well as power point presentation. All will be included in the conference proceedings. If you are interested to be distinguished feature speaker, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org for details.
- Prof. Jose Arturo Garza-Reyes, Professor of Operations Management and Head of the Centre for Supply Chain Improvement, College of Business, Law and Social Sciences, The University of Derby, UK
- Prof. Vikas Kumar, Director of Research and Scholarship and Professor of Operations and Supply Chain Management, Bristol Business School, University of the West of England, UK
Each speaker needs to register for the conference and pay the registration fee online:
Global Supply Chain and Logistics I
8:00 – 9:40 am (Thursday, August 5) – Room 1
Session Chair: Dr. Jay Daniel
8:00 – 8:20 am, Thursday, August 5
Industrial and System Engineering Department
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Hung Hum, Hong Kong
ID 316 A Supply Chain System with Capital Constraints Considering Various Salvage Values
Song-Man Wu, Felix T.S. Chan and S.H. Chung, Industrial and System Engineering Department, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hung Hum, Hong Kong, China
8:20 – 8:40 am, Thursday, August 5
Dr. Jan Olhager
Professor, Supply Chain and Operations Strategy
8:40 – 9:00 am, Thursday, August 5
Dr. Susana Duarte
UNIDEMI, Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering
NOVA School of Science and Technology, Universidade NOVA de Lisboa, Portugal
Susana Duarte holds a Ph.D. in Industrial Engineering. Presently she is an Assistant Professor of Industrial Engineering at NOVA School of Science and Technology of the Universidade Nova de Lisboa, Portugal. She lectures several courses on topics related to industrial engineering including, production management, industrial management and strategy, industrial engineering, logistics, decision models, among others. She is a research member of UNIDEMI Research Center where develops their investigation in the area of lean manufacturing, green management, lean-green supply chain, and performance measurement systems. She has published scientific papers in several international refereed journals and international conferences proceedings. She was awarded Excellence Award from Emerald Group Publishing and three awards from International Conferences. She is a member of the board of the Portuguese Institute of Industrial Engineering.
9:00 – 9:20 am, Thursday, August 5
Dr. Abhijit Sarkar
Dept. of Management Studies
Potential Contributions of Heavy Transport Sector towards a Sustainable and Habitable Earth – Market Focused Technological leadership by OEMs
9:20 – 9:40 am, Thursday, August 5
Dr. Jay Daniel
Senior Lecturer, Supply Chain & Business Analytics
Programme Leader, MSc Supply Chain Improvement
Derby Business School
University of Derby
Dr Jay Daniel is a Programme Leader for MSc Global Operations and Supply Chain Management and Senior Lecturer at the University of Derby, UK. Before joining the Derby Business school, he was a lecturer in Supply Chain and Information Systems at the University of Technology Sydney (UTS), Australia. Previously with DB Schenker, Australia, and Alliance International Registrar, Asia Pacific, Jay held positions of Senior Management Consultant, Supply Chain Solution Analyst, Project Manager, Industry Trainer and Lead Auditor. He has published over 40 refereed papers in many prestigious journals and international conferences such as IEEE Transactions on Fuzzy Systems, International Journal of Information Management, Service Research and Innovation, amongst others. His primary areas of research focus are: Supply Chain Management and Business Analytics, Sustainable Supply Chain and Information Technology/Systems, Blockchain and Industry 4.0 (Artificial Intelligent, IoT, …) and Healthcare Supply Chain Management. Dr Daniel is serving on the editorial board of several top journals such as Australasian Journal of Information Systems (ERA rank A),Quality Managemen Journal, Operations Management Research, etc. and on several leading scientific/program committees of national/international conferences. His research is funded by government agencies and industry collaborators around the World. Dr Daniel has been invited as a keynote speaker/invited speaker at international industry and academic workshops and conferences around the globe such as Keynote Speaker in Oracle Modern Business Experience Conference (Australia), and Worldcalss speaking about sustainable Supply chain at IISRP (US, France, Italy, China, Korea, Russia, Germany, Japan, Austria, etc.) Dr Daniel is honoured to be included in the Top 50 Thought Leaders and Influencers on Supply Chain developed by thinkers 360.
Global Supply Chain and Logistics II
10:00 – 11:40 pm (Thursday, August 5) – Room 1
Session Chair: Dr. Ferry Jie
Session Co-Chair: Dr. Mehran Daulat
10:00 – 10:20 am, Thursday, August 5
Ferry Jie, PhD
Associate Professor of Supply Chain and Logistics Management
Edith Cowan University (ECU)
Joondalup, WA 6027
Ferry Jie is the Associate Professor in Supply Chain and Logistics Management, in the School of Business and Law. Ferry has graduated his doctorate study from The University of Sydney in 2008. His PhD thesis is Supply Chain Analysis in the Australian Beef Industry. Previously, he was a Senior Lecturer and taking a program coordinator role in Logistics and Supply Chain Management (LSCM) at RMIT University. He was managing and coordinating the undergraduate program in LSCM at RMIT from 2015 to 2016.
Associate Professor Ferry Jie has maintained a high quality of research throughout his academic career including international scholarly leadership in the areas of supply chain management and logistics, including being invited to be keynote speaker and to give public lectures at symposiums and international conferences in Indonesia, Malaysia, Vietnam, China, UK and Australia. From 2015 to now, published more than 60 refereed journal articles—including 28 articles in Q1 and 12 articles in Q2, and 18 refereed conference papers. Furthermore, Dr. Jie has received research grants/awards adding up to over $1.6 million between 2010 and 2020.
Areas of Expertise
- Supply chain and logistics management including Sustainability Supply Chain Management
- Operations/production management;
- Quantitative management/management science;
- Quality management; Lean Six Sigma;
- Strategic management; and
- Project management
10:20 – 10:40 am, Thursday, August 5
Ts. Dr. Mehran Doulat
Associate Researcher & Professor
Xiamen University, Malaysia Campus
Director of Asia-Pacific Centre for Operational Excellence and Sustainability (SPECTRAL Ent.)
Editorial Board for the International Journal of Industrial Engineering and Operations Management (IJIEOM)
Dr. Mehran is a full-time Professor of Operations Management and Sustainability, also an Associate Researcher at COER, New Zealand. He holds a Bachelor of Science in Engineering; double Master’s Degrees in Engineering Management (MEM) and Quality Management (MQM) and a PhD from University of Wollongong, Australia. Mehran has completed a 2 years Post-Doctoral Fellowship in the area of Innovation and Performance Excellence. He spent more than 15 years in industries, holding various executive and managerial roles in QA/QC, performance measurement, business excellence and benchmarking. He is a certified EFQM Excellence Assessor and a ‘TRADE’ Certification Best Practice Benchmarking from Belgium and New Zealand. He has served as a Senior Assessor for the Dubai Quality Award (DQA) program since 2007. Mehran has also been actively involved in a number of academic–industrial projects and research in the United States, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, United Kingdom, Japan, Singapore, Malaysia, India, China and UAE. Mehran is also serving as the editorial board and leading guest editor of special issue for International Journal of Industrial Engineering and Operations Management (IJIEOM), Journal of Industrial Engineering & Management Systems (JIEMS), International Journal of Organizational Business Excellence (IJOBEX), and the Best Practice Improvement Resource. Mehran has been working as a visiting professor and research fellow at University of Wollongong, Australia; National University of Singapore; Meiji University, Japan; Massey University, New Zealand; University of Pune, India; Universiti Teknologi Malaysia; and Xiamen University, China.
10:40 – 11:00 am, Thursday, August 5
Senior Researcher Quality Management & Benchmarking
Business Performance Improvement Resource (BPIR.com)
Ahmed Abbas is a Senior Researcher at Business Performance Improvement Resource (BPIR.com) and co-founder of EduTrain International, and Global Benchmarking Network (GBN) representative for Bahrain Quality Society. Ahmed has participated on number of research and benchmarking projects, such as Excellence Makers – Dubai We Learn for two cycles, development of vocational standards for Ministry of Labour, Asian Productivity Organisation Business Excellence Guide Book. Ahmed has an active role in increasing awareness of quality and benchmarking within Bahrain and gulf region, through organising and delivering workshops and training sessions to Bahraini organisations, especially SMEs and non-profit organisations. Prior to BPIR.com he worked as a Quality Specialist at the Labour Market Regulatory Authority and Aluminium Bahrain. His experience includes implementing quality management programmes in industrial laboratories, educational institutes and government departments.
11:00 – 11:20 am, Thursday, August 5
Dr. Khurram Nawaz
Senior Advisor, Management Systems
Emirates Nuclear Energy Corporation
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Director for Canadian Institute of Organizational Excellence (CIOE) Inc
Title of Presentation: “Leadership Role for Resilient Manufacturing”
Dr. Khurram is a Director for CIOE Inc., Canada, Ex-Managing Partner for ACTS, Dubai, and Advisor to many organizations with current at Emirates Nuclear Energy Corporation. He possesses over 30 years of experience as an advisor, lead consultant and trainer, lead auditor and lead assessor from diversified industrial sectors such as Service, Manufacturing, Aviation / Airport Services, Banking / Financial, Nuclear, Construction / Contracting / Fabrication, Education and Oil & Gas. His expertise includes Leadership, Corporate Governance, Management Systems including ISOs, TQM, Excellence Models, Strategic Mgmt, Risk Mgmt, Knowledge Mgmt, BCMS, BSC, Benchmarking, Project Mgmt, BPM & BPR, Perception surveys, Service Excellence, Six Sigma & Lean, Performance Improvement teams, Suggestion schemes and various related subjects. Khurram holds PhD from UK, Master of Quality Management, Master’s in applied Geology, 6 Sigma BB and trained in Japan for TQM. He has been adjunct faculty for many universities and trainers for chambers of commerce. Khurram is a recipient of INAX Award for Out-standing Performance (Japan), Best Paper Award (UAE), Out-Standing Quality Manager Award (Pakistan), Fellowship-TQM College (UK), appreciation certificate by the MIAA, Government of Philippines and served as member for board of directors of Middle East Quality Association (MEQA).
11:20 – 11:40 am, Thursday, August 5
Dr Pouria Liravi
Senior Lecturer in Operations and Supply Chain Management (Procurement)
College of Business, Law and Social Sciences
University of Derby, UK
Global Supply Chain and Logistics IV
12:00 – 1:40 pm (Thursday, August 5) – Room 1
Session Chair: Dr. Teresa Verduzco-Garza
12:00 – 12:20 pm, Thursday, August 5
Eng. Dr. Fabio Ricci Curbastro
Bologna, Emilia-Romagna, Italy
12:20 – 12:40 pm, Thursday, August 5
12:40 – 1:00 pm, Thursday, August 5
Professor de Departamento de Ingeniería Industrial Santibanez Gonzalez
UFOP: UFOP: Universidade Federal de Ouro Preto
Ouro Preto, Minas Gerais, USA
Hydrogen Economy – towards a Low Carbon Planet
1:00 – 1:20 pm, Thursday, August 5
Operations at Messer Americas
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
1:20 – 1:40 pm, Thursday, August 5
Dr. Teresa Verduzco-Garza
Researcher and Professor
Industrial and systems Engineering Department
University of Monterrey
Topic: Synergy and Collaboration in Supply Chains
Dr. Teresa Verduzco-Garza, is a professor and researcher for the Engineering School in University of Monterrey, Mexico (UDEM) at the Industrial and Systems Engineering department.
Her research and experience focuses on Clusters for competitiveness, Logistics clusters, Supply Chain Management, Operations Management, Supply Chain Strategy.
Received her Ph.D. Degree in Management for Supply Chains from the UANL Autonomous University in Nuevo Leon, Mexico during 2018.
Developed a combined research stay at Orkestra Institute for Cluster and Competitiveness and Deusto University in Basque Country, Spain during 2019.
She has previous experience in the industry, holding positions as project manager, account manager, Corporate Strategic Planning, Geographic Expansion among others, in important worldwide recognized enterprises.
Nowadays, she works with important clusters in Mexico, developing supply chain and Logistics Synergies (Co-Loading) projects for competitiveness in the Automotive cluster (CLAUT) and Electrical Appliances cluster (CLELAC), as well as strategic planning initiatives, supply chain network mapping for Agrifood cluster (Agro Alim).
Teresa has published his works in journals with national and international scientific circulation, has participated as a speaker in important conferences in forums such as IEOM, SISE, IISE, ASEM, TCI Global Conferences in countries such as the USA, Colombia, South Korea, Canada, the Netherlands, France and other European countries.
Additionally, she is an active member of IEOM, APICS and TCI Network International Competitiveness Institute, as well as of the Harvard Business School network of the Institute for Strategy and Competitiveness.