The Organizing and Program Committee thanks you for attending the International Conference on Engineering and Operations Management (IEOM 2016 Detroit Conference). The main theme of the conference is "Achieving and Sustaining Excellence in Quality, Reliability, Service and Operations". The conference provides a forum for academics, researchers and practitioners to exchange ideas and recent developments in the field of industrial engineering, service engineering, manufacturing engineering, systems engineering, operations research, engineering management, operations management and operations excellence. The event will advance theory and practice by fostering networking, collaboration and joint effort among the conference participants. The conference offers a diverse and vigorous scientific program, encompassing many of the traditional topics and addresses new and emerging scientific themes.
The Committee would like to acknowledge the efforts of the many authors and reviewers who contributed to the papers and abstracts in the technical program and the support of our sponsors. The conference proceedings for 2016 IEOM Detroit will also be available online via www.ieomsociety.org/ following the conference.
We look forward to your participation in future IEOM Society activities and events.