IEOM Industry Solutions
Washington DC, USA
September 27-29, 2018
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 2018 Washington DC 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. All will be included in the IEOM 2018 Conference proceedings.
If you are interested to be an industry speaker, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org for details.
IEOM Industry Solutions Chairs
Distinguished Industry Speakers
Thursday (September 27, 2018)
Session I: Industry Solutions (Room – 2)
8:00 – 8:25 (Thursday)
08:00 – 08:25 (Thursday)
Director of Quality Assurance, Performance and Business Improvement
Amor Health Services, Inc.
Brownsville, Texas, USA
Risk assessment made easy in Health care industry by applying Lean Six Sigma Methodology
Mr. Hosseinkhanli is Director of Quality Assurance, Performance and Business Improvement Amor Health Services, Inc. in Brownsville Texas USA. He was General Manager of Almana Trading in Doha Qatar Middle East and responsible for all aspects in creation and implementing of successful growth of new market development and turn- key operation for various products. Mr. Hosseinkhanli was involved with financial negotiation with national and international banking, corporation, private sources and trading organization. Volvo International Development Corporation, Gothenburg Sweden, Marketing Director For The Middle Eastern Countries, UAE, Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, Turkey and Iran. Negotiated and established exclusive franchise agreement and turn- key operation. Did market analysis and feasibility studies for Volvo International in the Middle Eastern countries and increase annual sales in excess of 55%. Chief Industrial Engineer, United Carr, manufacturer of plastic knobs for Automotive Industries, Knoxville Tennessee USA.
His education background is: Master of Business Administration from IMMEDE Management Institute in Lausanne Switzerland majoring in financing. Bachelor of Science in Industrial and System Engineering from University of Rhode Island in Kingston Rhode Island USA. Certified Business Analyst from International profit Association in Buffalo Grove IL USA. Certified Six Sigma Green and Black Belt from Institute of Industrial Engineers.
Extra Curriculum Activity: Senior Member of Institute of Industrial Engineers, Senior Member of ASQ and Senior Member of Swedish Method and Time Measurement Language: Fluent in English, Swedish, German, Turkish, Farsi and some Spanish.
08:25 – 08:50 (Thursday)
Sr. Project Manager
Phillips 66 Refinery (Exxon)
Linden, NJ 07036, USA
Latest Tools for Project Engineering & Management in Construction Industry including, Refinery, Pharmaceutical and IT
Prof. Bob Mathur has been teaching post-graduate, Master level courses in Project Management and Project Controls at the New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT) as an adjunct professor for the past eight years. He teaches these classes in addition to his full-time employment as a Senior Manager at Phillips 66 Refinery in New Jersey where he is responsible for concept to execution of capital projects for the Refinery. In both the courses Prof. Mathur, therefore, integrates his vast practical experience in engineering and management experience from India, Germany, Holland, England and the USA. He also brings the students a good mix of theory of academics and practice of corporate culture. Prof. Mathur’s teaching style is extensively interactive with the students where he shares with them the practical knowledge and experience he has gained in the last 39 years from various countries. He updates his syllabus continuously to ensure that the use of the latest technologies and facilities including smart phones and the associate apps; IPad etc. becomes a part of his teachings. Prof. Mathur is a Chemical Engineer with a MS from Germany. He is currently a Senior Manager for the Phillips 66 Refinery in New Jersey where he is responsible for all engineering estimates for all Capital Projects as well as Project Management and field execution for these projects. He is an active member of the AACE International (Association for the Advancement of Cost Engineering). Prof. Mathur has been the President of the NJ Chapter of this National body for three consecutive years and was the Chairman of the Education Board of the New Jersey Chapter of the AACE. He was the recipient of the Order of the Engineer Award for 1997 from Canada. Bob has been in the Strathmore Who’s Who (USA) for two consecutive years in 1997-98 and 1998-99, and was selected in the American Registry of Outstanding Professionals for year 2001-02. He has also been a member of the Board of Executives (Education) of AACE International at Morgantown, West Virginia.
08:50 – 09:15 (Thursday)
Session II: Industry Solutions (Room – 2)
11:30 – 12:45 (Thursday)
11:30 – 11:55 (Thursday)
Mehran Doulat, BSc., MEM, MQM, EFQM, Ph.D.
Mehran Doulat Abadi is currently a Visiting Senior Research Fellow at University of Technology Malaysia (UTM). He has special interest in examination issues relating to Multi Criteria Decision Making (MCDM), Engineering Management and business excellence including the use of the European Foundation for Quality Management (EFQM) Excellence Model. He holds double Master’s Degrees in Engineering Management with specialization in Quality Management and a Graduate Certificate in Project Management from University of Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia. He has written numerous papers on the topic of quality management and business excellence based on his research and consultative works. His papers have been published in refereed scientific journals as well as international conferences. He is a Registered Professional with Australian Organization for Quality (AOQ) and a senior member of the American Society for Quality (ASQ). He is a Certified European Excellence Assessor in Dubai Quality Award (DQA) program since 2007. He was recently engaged as a senior project coordinator in the Mystery Shopper Service Excellence Project under the directive of Prime Minister’s Office (PMO) in Dubai, UAE.
11:55 – 12:20 (Thursday)
12:20 – 12:45 (Thursday)
Edly Ferdin Ramly
Operational Diagnosis – Application of Balance Scorecard and Value Stream Mapping to identify operational improvement opportunities
Presently Mr. Edly is Certification Director and Lead Auditor for various certification schemes including ISO/TS16949. Apart from auditing, he is currently providing Lean, Business Excellence, Quality (ISO9001 and ISO/TS16949), Environment (ISO14001) and Safety (OHSAS18001) management system related consultancy, research and trainings to local and multi-national companies that seek operational improvement and breakthrough. His industrial experience was in the automotive industry. During his stayed with the TRW Automotive, he was tasked with the responsibility of promoting and implementing Lean and Six-Sigma within the Organization. Due to his extensive exposure in Lean and Six-Sigma Management System, he was invited by Malaysia Productivity Corporation (MPC) and Asia Productivity Organization (APO) to conduct training in the area of Lean and Six-Sigma implementation. Mr. Edly Ramly graduated from University of Bradford, UK with Bachelor Degree in Manufacturing System with Management. He then furthered his studies at Sheffield Hallam University, UK and awarded with a Master Degree of Science in Engineering with Management.
Session III: Industry Solutions (Room – 2)
2:30 – 3:45 pm (Thursday)
2:30 – 2:55 (Thursday)
2:55 – 3:20 (Thursday)
3:20 – 3:45 (Thursday)
Session IV: Industry Solutions (Room – 2)
4:00 – 5:15 pm (Tuesday)
04:00 – 04:25 (Thursday)
Mr. Abdul Mannan
Department of Computer Science and Information Technology (CSIT)
The University of the District of Columbia
4200 Connecticut Ave NW
Washington, DC, USA
Progress and Obstacles in Software Development Process
Bio: Mr. Abdul Mannan is an Adjunct Professor at Department of Computer Science and Information Technology (CSIT), The University of the District of Columbia, Washington, DC, USA. He is a Software Engineer at Social Security Administration. Mr. Mannan was a Software Developer at EDS, an HP Company for more than five years. He was a Software Engineer at CompSci Resources for three years. Mr. Mannan has earned Master of Science (MS) in Computer Science from New York Institute of Technology, USA and Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering from Khulna University of Engineering and Technology, Bangladesh.
4:25 – 4:50 (Thursday)
04:50 – 05:15 (Thursday)
Friday (September 27, 2018)
Session V: Industry Solutions (Room – 2)
8:00 – 9:15 (Friday)
08:00 – 08:40 (Friday)
08:40 – 09:15 (Friday)
Session VI: Industry Solutions (Room – 2)
11:30 am – 12:45 pm (Friday)
11:30 – 11:55 (Friday)
11:55 – 12:20 (Friday)
12:20 – 12:45 (Friday)
Session VII : PANEL SESSION (Room – 2)
Woman in Industry and Academia
2:30 – 3:45 pm (Friday)
Dr. Ilham Kissani
Assistant Professor of Engineering & Management Science
School of Science & Engineering
Al Akhawayn University
Dr. Ilham Kissani is an assistant professor in the field of engineering management for the School of Science and Engineering at Al Akhawayn University in Ifrane, Morocco. She has served as the main advisor and lead instructor for the undergraduate and MS programs in Engineering and Management Systems since 2010. She has helped create very close ties with the AUI School of Business Administration, which allows both schools to leverage our resources and deliver a greater diversity of courses to students, such as supply chain management and operations management. Her background is diverse and includes industrial experience as well as academic. Her degrees are from INSEA, Morocco (Engineer) and Université Laval, Canada (Master and Ph.D). She has worked with Royal Dutch Shell as a project manager and with Modellium Québec, where she consulted in logistics and supply chain issues. Additionally, Dr. Kissani contributes in research in supply chain management, planning, and operations research. She is a member of ASEM, IEEE, IEOM, IIE, INFORMS.
Session VIII : Industry Solutions (Room – 2)
Woman in Industry and Academia
4:00 – 5:15 pm (Friday)
4:00 – 4:25 (Friday)
4:25 – 4:50 (Friday)
4:50 – 5:15 (Friday)
Saturday (September 29, 2018)
Session IX: Industry Solutions (Room – 2)
Session Chair: Masaru Tezuka, Hitachi Solutions East Japan, Ltd.
8:00 – 9:30 am (Saturday)
08:00 – 08:25 (Saturday)
08:25 – 08:50 (Saturday)
08:50 – 09:15 (Saturday)
Session X: Industry Solutions (Room – 2)
Session Chair: Professor Ashok Pundir, NITIE, Mumbai, India
11:30 am – 12:45 pm (Saturday)
11:30 – 11:55 (Saturday)
11:55 – 12:20 (Saturday)
12:20 – 12:45 (Saturday)
Session XI: Industry Solutions (Room – 2)
2:30 – 3:45 pm (Saturday)
2:30 – 2:55 (Saturday)
2:55 – 3:20 (Saturday)
3:20 – 3:45 (Saturday)
Session XII: Industry Solutions (Room – 2)
4:00 – 5:15 pm (Saturday)
4:00 – 4:25 (Saturday)
4:25 – 4:50 (Saturday)
4:50 – 5:15 (Saturday)
Past Programs of IEOM Industry Solutions
- 2017 IEOM Rabat Industry Solutions Speakers
- 2016 IEOM Detroit Industry Solutions Speakers
- 2016 IEOM Kuala Lumpur Industry Solutions Speakers
- 2015 IEOM Orlando Industry Solutions Speakers
- 2015 IEOM Dubai Industry Solutions Speakers
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