21st IEOM Industry Solutions and Industry 4.0
IEOM Industry 4,0 will have a dedicated focus on:
- Internet of Things (IoT)
- Artificial Intelligence (AI)
- Big Data
- Data Analytics
- Modeling, Simulation & Visualization
- Industrial Automation
- Integrated Systems
- Manufacturing Execution Systems
- Digital Factory
- Digital Twin
- Digital Manufacturing
- Smart Mobility and
- related topics
IEOM Industry Solutions sessions will showcase the industrial case studies and their impacts of the industrial solutions using IE / OM tools and techniques (lean, six sigma, FMEA, simulation, design of experiments, optimization, TOC, PLM, CAE, statistical analysis, safety, reliability, etc.) IEOM 2021 Harbin Conference will have a dedicated session for the Industry Solutions where distinguished practitioners provide their presentations including their experiences and journey to be successful. Thirty six featured speakers will be from various part of the world to address industrial challenges and opportunities for continuous improvement and sustainability. Each speaker needs to submit a title of the talk, abstract and a short bio as well as power point presentation prior to the conference. If you are interested to be an industry speaker, please contact email@example.com for details.
All speakers need to register for the conference. Please pay your registration fee ONLINE – https://www.xcdsystem.com/IEOM/attendee/index.cfm?ID=Ag91ROU
July 10, 2021, Saturday, 8:00 – 9:40 am – Room 1
Industry Solutions and Industry 4.0 – I
Session Chair: Dr. Kamal Aldeen Alzameli
8:00 – 8:20 am, Saturday, July 10
Founder and CEO
Nexas Networks Inc.
Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
Tom Gaasenbeek is the Founder and CEO of Nexas Networks Inc. and five other companies over the last 29 years. Nexas is a Canadian based high-tech Company that specializes in leading-edge manufacturing connectivity solutions for the shop floor.
Since co-founded Memex Electronics Inc. in 1992, Tom has been the visionary leader, and CTO dedicated to “internetworking” machine tools on the factory floor. Under Tom’s leadership, his engineering teams successfully developed technologies that open closed CNC control architectures (such as Fanuc), and he was installing his embedded IoT solutions in the marketplace already when the term was coined in 1998.
Starting as a member of the Open Modular Architecture Controls Group (OMAC) in 1998, Tom led the Global HMI development team from his public company e-Manufacturing Networks, which created the first machine tool XML schema for HMI, OEE and Lean Manufacturing applications in 1999 that is today called MTConnect. Tom has filed patents in the area of Energy Management and Dynamic Computer Assisted Machining (DCAM), authored numerous articles in trade journals Industry 4.0 and IIoT areas, and spoken at AI conferences as to its importance in the manufacturing sector.
Further, Tom has been a speaker about the adoption of AI and AR on the factory floor as well. In 2018, Mr. Gaasenbeek was named to the Top 50 in North America by Smart Industry Magazine for his co-founding of the widely adopted ANSI standard called “MTConnect”. Tom also authors a blog called “CIM Today” that promotes Computer Integrated Manufacturing, and it has had over 70,000 readers since it started.
Also since 2013, Tom has been the Executive Director of the Advanced Technology Think Tank which was founded in 1962. Tom works with McMaster Manufacturing Research Institute in Hamilton and Concordia University in Montreal at the moment.
8:20 – 8:40 am, Saturday, July 10
Dr. Ing, DBA Corrado Licata
Director of IOMES Group Limited
Hong Kong SAR, P.R. China
Member of AIST, ASME, FHKI, SEAISI
Corrado Licata has graduated in Mechanical Engineering, later obtained the Post-Graduate Diploma of Business Administration. He has run businesses and projects in Asia during past 25 years, in metals and mining industries. He has worked as business development manager for Siemens divisions before setting up his own business, partnering with senior experts of heavy industry technology and management.
Corrado Licata has published papers at several conferences, lately in the field of digitalization. To name but a few last year the following work has been published at AISTech 2020: Corrado Licata, and T Kenneth M Nordell, and Sergio Nova “Online Prediction of Product Quality with IoT Technologies” AISTech 2020. The business reach of IOMES Group covers Asia, Africa and Middle East, for metals, cement and industrial water treatment.
He is married, with 2 kids. He enjoys and produces fine wines, he appreciates whiskies, he practices golf and sailing.
8:40 – 9:00 am, Saturday, July 10
Felix Veroya, PIE, AAE, MBB, CSM, DHum
Founder & CEO
Ask Lex PH Academy
Felix has a total of ten (10) years working experience in helping individuals and organizations to build and utilize competencies in Continuous Improvement, Innovation and Analytics across the fields of Academics, Logistics, Supply/Chain, Manufacturing, Training and Consulting for SMEs up to multinational corporations. He has proven skills relating to business administration, people management, research, statistical analysis, workshop facilitation and consulting. He was able to complete and coach projects utilizing proven tools and methodologies such as DMAIC (Six Sigma), SCORE (Lean), Design Thinking (Innovation) and self-initiated improvement frameworks on OEE/Capacity Improvement, Preventive Maintenance Time Reduction, Mistake Proofing, Quick Engineering Solutions, Idea Management, etc. He also published an international book entitled Introduction to Statistical Process Control: A Problem-Solving Process Approach (ISBN: 978-87-403-1849-4) and Best Practices in Managing Virtual Teams under Bookboon Ltd. Under a Denmark based e-book publisher and an Amazon published book entitled Creativity Tools: Develop Creative Solutions to Problems and Opportunities (ISBN: 978-621-8114-38-8). He is a Professional Industrial Engineer, an Associate ASEAN Engineer, a Certified Lean/Kaizen Facilitator, a Certified Lean Six Sigma Master Black Belt, a Certified Design Sprint Master and a Chartered Business Advisor. Felix also leads international initiatives to the Philippines as Chairman of the International Association of Innovation Professionals (IAOIP) and National President / Country Manager for Association for Manufacturing Excellence (AME). He has been elected as a Board Director of the Lean (Operational Excellence) Division of the Institute of Industrial & Systems Engineers (IISE). During the Pandemic, he founded an online community for Filipino Industrial Engineers called PINOY IEs to help the community to have a platform to communicate and collaborate things about the profession. With all the initiatives he designed and deployed to the Industrial Engineering community here in the Philippines, he has been conferred with an Honorary Doctoral Degree (Honoris Causa) by the Asian Seminary Leadership and University of Oklahoma. Felix has published studies in Lean Six Sigma and OEE integration and other Lean Six Sigma related content in leading online communities like isixsigma.com. Recently, he won the Asia CEO Awards 2020 Young Leader of the Year and Entrepreneur of the Year Circle of Excellence Awards and this Q1 was awarded Outstanding Eduprenuer of the Year by the World Education Leaders Summit and Awards and ASEAN Start Up Award Founder of the Year Finalist for the Philippines. He is now the Founder & CEO of Ask Lex PH Academy, a Philippine based, valued adding training and consulting firm specializing in Continuous Improvement, Innovation, Analytics and Industrial Engineering.
9:00 – 9:20 am, Saturday, July 10
Dr. Kamal Aldeen Alzameli
Doctor of Engineering in Manufacturing Systems
Design and Release multimedia system engineer
Research and vehicle technology
Product devolvement center
Dr. Alzameli has over twenty years of core engineering experience with an academic background of Engineering in Manufacturing Systems, Electrical and Computer Engineering. In addition, He has experienced extensive hands-on skills in Multimedia Design, vehicle network, vehicle diagnostics, wireless communication and vehicle power mode. Well-versed in philosophy of validation along with in-depth technical knowledge of telematic system. Moreover, He has a broad experience with customers with various suppliers around the world.
July 10, 2021, Saturday, 1:00 – 2:40 pm – Room 1
Industry Solutions and Industry 4.0 – II
Session Chair: Dr. Ir. Lina Gozali
1:00 – 1:20 pm, Saturday, July 10
Dr. Ir. Lina GozaliLecturer
Department of Industrial Engineering
Business Incubator – I.E. Technopreneurship
Lina Gozali is a lecturer of Industrial Engineering Department at Universitas Tarumangara since 2006 and a freelance lecturer at Universitas Trisakti since 1995. She got her Bachelor degree at Trisakti University, Jakarta – Indonesia, then she graduated Master Degree at STIE IBII, Jakarta – Indonesia, and graduated her Ph.D at Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur – Malaysia in 2018. Her apprentice college experience was in paper at Kertas Bekasi Teguh, shoe at PT Jaya Harapan Barutama, automotive chain drive industry at Federal Superior Chain Manufacturing. She teaches Production System and Supply Chain Management Subjects and her Ph.D research about Indonesian Business Incubator. She actively writes for almost 40 publication since 2008 in Industrial Engineering research sector such as: Production Scheduling, Plant Lay Out, Maintenance, Line Balancing, Supply Chain Management, Production Planning and Inventory Control. She had been worked at PT. Astra Otoparts Tbk as International Business Development Department for 4 years, Citibank, N.A as customer service for 1 year , PT. Pandrol as assistant marketing manager for 1 year. PT. Texmaco as merchandiser for 3 years.
1:20 – 1:40 pm, Saturday, July 10
Dr. Rafiqul Islam
Sessional Academic, Western Sydney University
Board Member, Global Circle for Scientific, Technological and Management Research (GCSTMR)
Former Innovation and Technology Manager of Hussmann Oceania (Hussmann Australia Pty Ltd)
Sustainability Entrepreneurship for Rural Bangladesh
Dr. Rafiqul Islam has over 22 years of professional experience in development and application of heating, cooling, ventilation and refrigeration, water and mechanical building services systems, energy efficiency, renewable energy, climate action, and sustainability for the built environment. He developed several innovative energy-efficient products among which six are patented as the sole inventor having refrigerated heat exchange technologies. I masterminded technical concepts as well as completed R&D projects through to commercialization including the development of production process, compliance, marketing, field trial and sign off. Managed all patenting processes. Dr. Islam developed and patented an unglazed solar collector used as a heat source for heat pump (refrigerated) water heater. The single design maximized heat gain between day and night, by maximizing solar and sensible heat collection during the day and sensible and latent heat collection during the night. He developed Refrigerated Solar Heat Pump Water Heater at Rheem Australia received the Australian Green Plumbers Best Energy Efficient Product award in 2002. The condenser heat exchanger design was patented and obtained the best overall Renewable Energy Credit (REC) at that time and first place in green plumbing product competition.
Dr. Islam is a Member ME008 Standards Australia committee 2009-2018. Company representative to Australian Air conditioning and Refrigeration Equipment Manufacturers Association (AREMA) 2009-2014. Member Annex 44 on supermarket energy benchmarking, IEA (International Energy Agency) 2014-215. Technical Working Group (TWG) for GEMS regulation 2012 review 2016-2018, E3 committee, AU government. Chair and chief editor, Technical committee “International conference on Sustainability in Natural and Built Environment”, held in Dhaka, Bangladesh 19-23 January 2019. Co-Chair, “International Conference on Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering Research and Practice” held in Sydney, Australia 24-28 Nov 2019. Several technical publications (>25) in international journals and conference presentations at international conferences.
Educations: Doctorate of Engg (Solar Energy), Asian Institute of Technology (AIT), Bangkok, Thailand, M. Engg (Energy Technology-Renewable Energy), Asian Institute of Technology (AIT), Bangkok, Thailand and B.Sc Engg (Mechanical), Khulna University of Engineering and Technology (erstwhile Khulna Engineering College under Rajshahi University), Bangladesh.
1:40 – 2:00 pm, Saturday, July 10
Dr. Md. Haider Ali Biswas
Department of Mathematics
Science Engineering and Technology School
Khulna University, Bangladesh
Optimization for Modeling Smart Manufacturing and Process Management in the Industry 4.0 Era
Dr. Md. Haider Ali Biswas is currently affiliated with Khulna University, Bangladesh as a Professor of Mathematics under Science Engineering and Technology School and he served as the Head of Mathematics Discipline from 2015 to 2018. Prof. Biswas obtained his B Sc (Honors) in Mathematics and M Sc in Applied Mathematics in the year 1993 and 1994 respectively from the University of Chittagong, Bangladesh, M Phil in Mathematics in the year 2008 from the University of Rajshahi, Bangladesh and PhD in Electrical and Computer Engineering from the University of Porto, Portugal in 2013. He has more than 22 years teaching and research experience in the graduate and post-graduate levels at different public universities in Bangladesh. He published Three Books, Seven Book Chapters and more than 200 research papers in the peer reviewed journals and international conferences. Prof. Biswas supervised (is supervising) more than 80 undergraduate students (Undergraduate Project Thesis), 30 MSc Students (MSc Thesis and Project Thesis), 3 MPhil Students and 5 PhD Students at Different Public Universities including Khulna University in Bangladesh. Prof. Biswas has worked at several R & D projects in home and abroad as PI and/or Researcher, particularly he conducted several research projects funded by Khulna University Research Cell, the Ministry of Science and Technology, Bangladesh, University Grants Commission of Bangladesh and The World Academy of Science (TWAS), Trieste, Italy. His present research interests include Dynamic Optimization, Optimal Control with Constraints, Nonsmooth Analysis, ODEs and Dynamical Systems, Mathematical Modeling, Inventory Model in Production Management, Mathematical Ecology, Environmental modeling and Climate change, Mathematical Biology and Biomedicine, Epidemiology of Infectious Diseases. Since the last ten years, Prof. Biswas has been working on the applications of mathematical models for designing and implementing those to real life problems, specially for the sustainable/optimal management under the changing environment due to global warming. He is the life/general members of several professional societies and/or research organizations like Bangladesh Mathematical Society (BMS), Asiatic Society of Bangladesh (ASB), Institute of Mathematics and its Applications (IMA), UK, European Mathematical Society (EMS) and Society for Mathematical Biology (SMB). Dr. Biswas is the founder member of Mathematical Forum Khulna and served as the General Secretary of the Forum in 2013-2015. Dr. Biswas organized several national and international seminars/workshops/conferences in home and abroad and he has been working as Editor/Member of editorial boards of several international peer-reviewed journals. Professor Biswas delivered more than 50 Talks as Keynote/Invited/Plenary/Panel Speaker at several international conferences/seminars/workshops in home and abroad. Professor Biswas was nominated as the Member of the Council of Asian Science Editors (CASE) for 2017-2020 and the Associate Member of the Organization for Women in Science for the Developing World (OWSD) since 2017. Recently, Professor Biswas has been elected as a Member of Executive Committee of Bangladesh Mathematical Society (BMS) for the year 2019-2021, and also nominated as the Associate Editor of the international journal GANIT- Journal of Bangladesh Mathematical Society (BMS) for the year 2019-2021. Dr. Biswas has been nominated as a Member of Executive Committee of the IEOM Society, Bangladesh Chapter and also serving as the Treasurer of the IEOM Society, Bangladesh Chapter. He is also serving as the Faculty Advisor of the IEOM Society Khulna University Chapter. Professor Biswas is presently serving as the President of Bangladesh Society for Mathematical Biology (BSMB) for the year 2019-2021.
2:00 – 2:20 pm, Saturday, July 10
Dr. Tawanda Mushiri
Faculty of Engineering and the Built Environment
University of Zimbabwe
Tawanda Mushiri is a Senior Lecturer at the University of Zimbabwe in the Faculty of Engineering and the Built Environment. He is a Corporate Member of the Zimbabwe Institute of Engineers.
His research interests are in Artificial Intelligence and Robotics in Machines and the Health sector.
For his PhD, he did artificial intelligence for reducing machinery failure in industries and was obtained at the University of Johannesburg in 2017. He possesses a Masters degree in Manufacturing Systems and Operations Management, which he completed in 2012, and a BSc in Mechanical Engineering in 2008 all from the University of Zimbabwe. He is currently reading for an MSc in Medical Physics at National University of Science and Technology in Zimbabwe (2019 – 2021).
At the University of Zimbabwe, he is Coordinator of Biomedical Engineering in the Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, teaches Robotics, Artificial Intelligence related courses in the departments of Biomedical and Industrial and Mechatronics Engineering. He is also the coordinator of final year Undergraduate projects and Master of Science in Mechatronics and AI.
CURRENT PROJECTS 2021
i. Redesign of an automated filling and capping machine case: for the University of Zimbabwe Sanitizer’s Plant
ii. Design of a fogging machine for use in spraying covid-19 virus: case for the University of Zimbabwe Sanitizers Plant (UZSP).
iii. Design of a sterile nasopharyngeal swab making machine: a case for the sanitizer production plant at the University of Zimbabwe
July 10, 2021, Saturday, 3:00 – 4:40 pm – Room 1
Industry Solutions and Industry 4.0 – III
Session Chair: Dr. Mehran Doulat
3:00 – 3:20 pm, Saturday, July 10
Title of Presentation: Challenges and Conflicts in Sustainable Supply Chain Management in SMEs
Ts. Dr. Mehran Doulat
Associate Researcher & Professor
MBA Centre, Xiamen University, Malaysia Campus
Director of Centre for Operational Excellence Research
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.
3:20 – 3:40 pm, Saturday, July 10
Title of Presentation: Strategic Management and Innovation in Industry 4.0
Dr. Kayhan Tajeddini
Professor of Strategic Management and International Business
Institute for International Strategy
Tokyo International University, Japan
Editor-in-Chief for the Middle East Journal of Management (Inderscience)
Dr. Kayhan Tajeddini a Full professor of Strategic management and International management. He has accumulated a breadth of teaching, research and industry experience in the international environment. He earned his Ph.D. in Strategic Management/Marketing from Bradford School of Management, UK. Prior to joining Tokyo International University, he served as a faculty member at Lund University in Sweden, Ritsumeikan Asia Pacific University (APU) in Japan, Les Roches School of Hospitality Management and César Ritz Colleges in Switzerland and University of South Wales in the UK and research assistant at Bradford University in the UK. Kayhan serves as a Coordinating Editor of International Journal of Hospitality Management (Elsevier) and as an Editorial Advisory Board in International Journal of Contemporary Hospitality Management (Emeralds); Editor-in-Chief for the Middle East Journal of Management (Inderscience) and Iranian Journal of Management and Science (Indexed by Thomson Reuter). He is in the editorial board of Review of International Business and Strategy, Asia-Pacific Journal of Management Research and Innovation (Sage), Journal of Global Entrepreneurship Research (Springer) and former editorial board of Emerald Emerging Markets Case Studies. Kayhan Has published in Tourism Management, Long term Planning, International Journal of hospitality management, Supply Chain Management: An International Journal, Journal of Retailing and Consumer Services, Journal of Hospitality & Tourism Research, Journal of Hospitality and Tourism Management, Journal of Marketing Management, Entrepreneurship Research Journal, Journal of Strategic Marketing, International Journal of Hospitality & Tourism Administration among others.
3:40 – 4:00 pm, Saturday, July 10
“Quality in the Digital Transformation Era: Current Practices, Challenges and Opportunities”
Dr. Nader Ale Ebrahim
Research Visibility and Impact Consultant
Dr. Nader Ale Ebrahim holds a PhD in Technology Management from the Faculty of Engineering, University of Malaya. He has over 25 years of experience in the field of technology management and new product development in different companies. He was working as a visiting research fellow with Institute of Management and Research Services (IPPP), University of Malaya from 2013 to November 2017. Nader currently works as a “Research Visibility and Impact” freelancer consultant. His current research interests are University rankings, Open access, Research visibility, Research Tools, Bibliometrics, and Virtual R&D Teams for new product development. Nader is well-known as the creator of “Research Tools” Box. Dr. Nader was the winner of Refer-a-Colleague Competition and has received prizes from renowned establishments such as Thomson Reuters (recently, known as Clarivate Analytics). He has so far conducted over 400 workshops/webinars within and outside of Malaysia. Over 100 of his papers/articles have been published and presented in several journals and conferences.
4:00 – 4:20 pm, Saturday, July 10
Research and Development (R&D) Projects and Industry 4.0
Dr. Muhammad Adil Khattak, MASME, MANS, MASNT, MPEC, MEA, MIAENG
HRL Technology Group Pty Ltd
Dr. Adil Khattak is a Materials Engineer in HRL Technology Group Pty Ltd, Queensland, Australia with over 20 years of experience. He obtained his PhD in Mechanical-Materials Engineering from Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, MBA in Project Management and Master of Engineering in Power Engineering. Prior to his current position, he was worked as a Senior Lecturer in the School of Mechanical Engineering, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia. Dr. Adil has also worked as a Senior Consultant (Mechanical and Materials) in various industries. He has presented papers and delivered keynote addresses at various international and national conferences and seminars. He is a member of various Professional Bodies such as Engineers Australia, American Society for Mechanical Engineers and Institute of Materials Malaysia.
July 10, 2021, Saturday, 5:00 – 6:40 pm – Room 1
Industry Solutions and Industry 4.0 – IV: Panel
Panel Title: “Human-centered manufacturing in Industry 4.0”
Dr. Ing. Luca Gualtieri
Industrial Engineering & Automation (IEA)
Smart Mini Factory Laboratory
Free University of Bozen-Bolzano
Faculty of Science and Technology
39100 Bozen, Bolzano (BZ), Italy
Luca Gualtieri holds a Ph.D. in industrial collaborative robotics at the Free University of Bozen-Bolzano and is a certified Occupational Health and Safety Manager and Trainer specialized on safety of machinery. He is working in the Smart Mini Factory lab as research fellow for the Industrial Engineering and Automation (IEA) group of the Faculty of Science and Technology, Free University of Bozen-Bolzano. He is responsible for research in the field of industrial collaborative robotics. In particular, he is focusing on human–robot interaction from the point of view of the operator’s occupational health and safety, ergonomics, and shared workplace organization. He participated in many European-funded project calls as well as collaborating with private companies in industrial projects.
5:00 – 5:10 pm, Saturday, July 10 – Panel Speaker I
Prof. Sergio Salimbeni
Professor and Researcher
Universidad del Salvador
Title of the speech “Humans and work in the Digital Factory: Designing the work organization”
Sergio Salimbeni is an Electronic Engineer, with a MBA and PhD in Business Administration, and doctoral candidate for Industrial Engineering. He has more than 16 years as Professor and Researcher in Industrial Engineering and Management Sciences in the Faculty of Engineering and Management in the USAL, Argentina. His research focuses on Industry 4.0, both in the preparation of human resources and migration to digitalization in industries and services. He has more than 20 years working on Strategic Management, Quality Management, Business and Product Development, Project Management and Business Process Management.
5:10 – 5:20 pm, Saturday, July 10 – Panel Speaker II
Dr. Roberto A. Martins
Department of Industrial Engineering
Federal University of Sao Carlos
Sao Carlos, Brazil
Title of the speech “Performance Measurement Systems in Industry 4.0”
Dr. Roberto A. Martins is a Full Professor of the Department of Industrial Engineering at Federal University of Sao Carlos in Sao Carlos, Brazil. He earned his Ph.D. in Industrial Engineering at the University of Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil, in 1999. He earned his M.S. in Industrial Engineering at the University of Sao Paulo, Sao Carlos, Brazil, in 1993. He received his B.S. in Industrial Engineering at the University of Sao Paulo, Sao Carlos, SP, Brazil, in 1990. Currently, he is Editor-in-Chief of leading Brazilian Industrial Engineering journals, Gestao & Producao. His research interests are supply chain performance measurement systems, performance measurement systems for sustainability, maturity models for performance measurement systems, and application of big data analytics in performance measurement systems for Industry 4.0.
5:20 – 5:30 pm, Saturday, July 10 – Panel Speaker III
Christina Schmidbauer, MSc
Human-Centered Cyber-Physical Production and Assembly Systems (HCCPPAS)
Institute of Management Science
Title of the speech “Democratization of Industrial Cobot Technology”
Christina Schmidbauer is a University Assistant in the field of Human-Centered Cyber-Physical Production and Assembly Systems (HCCPPAS) at the Institute of Management Science at TU Wien, Austria. As a phd candidate in the field of “Mechanical Engineering – Economics”, she works on “Adaptive Task Sharing between Collaborative Robots (cobots) and Humans in Manufacturing” within the doctoral college “Trust Robots”. She teaches cobot technology in the Pilot Factory for Industry 4.0 at TU Wien and works on digital learning content on that topic. In 2021, she leads the activity “DeCoTe – Democratizing Cobot Technology” within EIT Manufacturing (funded by the European Union). She holds a Bachelor of Science in Engineering (BSc) in “Production and Management” and a Master of Science in Engineering (MSc) in “High Tech Manufacturing” and has several years of work experience in the automotive industry.
5:30 – 5:40 pm, Saturday, July 10 – Panel Speaker IV
Dr. Federico Fraboni
University of Bologna
Title of the speech “Human Factors and cognitive ergonomics in industrial HRC: challenges and opportunities”
Federico Fraboni holds a Ph.D. in Psychology at the University of Bologna and conducted extensive research on psychosocial characteristics related to Human Factors and human-technology interaction. He has a background in Work, Organisational, and Personnel Psychology. He participated in many European-funded research and innovation calls as well as collaborating with private companies in internally funded projects. He is currently a researcher in the Human Factors Risk and Safety research unit of the University of Bologna, focusing on human-technology interaction, human-robot collaboration, and safety in high-risk organizations. His main research interests are cognitive workload, technology acceptance, human-machine interfaces, and risky behaviours at work.
5:40 – 5:50 pm, Saturday, July 10
Panel Speaker V
Dr. Loris Roveda
Scuola Universitaria Professionale della Svizzera Italiana (SUPSI)
Istituto Dalle Molle di studi sull’Intelligenza Artiﬁciale
Title: Human-centered preferences-based optimization: an application to robotic sealing task.
Bio: Loris Roveda (Member, IEEE) received the M.Sc. and Ph.D. degrees in mechanical engineering from Politecnico di Milano, Milan, Italy, in 2011 and 2015, respectively. He is currently a Permanent Researcher with the Scuola Universitaria Professionale della Svizzera Italiana (SUPSI), Istituto Dalle Molle di studi sull’Intelligenza Artiﬁciale (IDSIA), Università della Svizzera italiana (USI), Manno, Switzerland, working on AI and ML techniques applied to industrial robotics (such as robot control, human–robot collaboration, and dynamics identiﬁcation). He has been involved in many national and European projects. He is now coordinating the EUROBENCH STEPbySTEP project, the EUROBENCH XSPINE project, and the EUROBENCH REMOTe_XSPINE project. He is also the P.I. of the H2020 CS2 ASSASSINN project.
5:50 – 6:45 pm, Saturday, July 10
Past IEOM Industry Solutions / Industry 4.0
- 2015 Orlando Industry Solutions Speakers
- 2015 Dubai Industry Solutions Speakers
- 2016 Kuala Lumpur Industry Solutions Speakers
- 2016 Detroit Industry Solutions Speakers
- 2017 Bogota, Colombia – Industry Solutions Speakers
- 2017 Bristol, UK – Industry Solutions Speakers
- 2017 Rabat – Industry Solutions Speakers
- 2018 Pretoria – Industry Solutions Speakers
- 2018 Washington DC – Industry Solutions Speakers
- 2018 Paris – Industry Solutions Speakers
- 2018 Bandung – Industry Solutions Speakers
- 2019 Riyadh – Industry Solutions Speakers
- 2019 Toronto – Industry Solutions Speakers
- 2019 Pilsen – Industry Solutions Speakers
- 2019 Bangkok – Industry Solutions Speakers
- 2020 Dubai – Industry Solutions Speakers
- 2020 Detroit – Industry Solutions Speakers
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