IEOM Global Supply Chain and Logistics
IEOM Society International addresses the issues of Global Supply Chain and Business Management Education. There are various levels of readiness of engineering graduates from various parts of the world. One of the main themes is how to reduce the readiness gap of business management graduates around the world. The special focus is given to operations management, management science, supply chain management, business analytics, and logistics management. Are the graduates ready to take on the challenges of the current global economy? IEOM India Conference will have a dedicated session for the Global Business Management Education where distinguished speakers will discuss the readiness of business management graduates for workforce around the world. Featured speakers will be from various part of the world to address business management education challenges and opportunities.
Global Business Management Education Topics can be related on:
- 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. All will be included in the IEOM 2021 India Conference proceedings. There will be mostly virtual presentation using zoom. If you are interested to be distinguished feature speaker, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org 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=HVkL8bE
Global Supply Chain and Logistics I
11:00 am – 12:40 pm, Wednesday, August 18
11:00 am, Wednesday, August 18
Dr. Faisal Hasan
Department of Mechanical Engineering
Z H College of Engineering & Technology
Aligarh Muslim University
Aligarh 202002, Uttar Pradesh
Dr. Faisal Hasan is a Professor in the Department of Mechanical Engineering, Aligarh Muslim University. He has more than 15 years experience in teaching and research. He has obtained his PhD in the area of Manufacturing System from Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee. His teaching and research areas are manufacturing systems, human factors and operations management. He has published papers about 96 papers in National, International Conferences and Journals like International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology, Operations, Occupational Ergonomics, Work, International Journal of Industrial and Systems Engineering, and International Journal of Operations Management. He has also edited book chapters in conference proceedings. Beside this, he has attended and presented papers at various national and international conferences of repute. He has supervised 02 research scholars for PhD and about 03 are pursuing PhD under him. He has TWO patents to his credit. He has delivered more than 16 invited talks/lectures in various conferences and STTPs. He is a regular reviewer for some journals of reputed publishers like Springer, Taylor & Francis and Inderscience. He has been a committee member for accreditation of institute by NBA and NAAC. He was one of the coordinator in organising HWWE-2017. He has organised several workshops/short term training programs also worked in various capacities at administrative level.
11:20 am, Wednesday, August 18
Paul Bradley FCILT CPL
CEO, Caprica International
Global Business Leader in Supply Chain Management, Entrepreneur, Mentor
Board Member. World Economic Forum: “New Asian Leader”
11:40 am, Wednesday, August 18
Dr. Santanu Mandal
Associate Professor and Area Chair
Department of Operations and Systems
Amrita School of Business
Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Coimbatore
12:00 pm, Wednesday, August 18
Executive, SCM – Procurement & Material Management
Rahimafrooz (Bangladesh) Ltd.
12:20 pm, Wednesday, August 18
Global Supply Chain and Logistics II
2:00 – 3:30 pm, Wednesday, August 18
2:00 pm, Wednesday, August 18
Dr. Deepankar Sinha
Professor & Head – Research Division [Management]
Indian Institute of Foreign Trade (IIFT)
West Bengal, India
Deepankar Sinha, presently working as Professor & Head – Research Division [Management] – Indian Institute of Foreign Trade (IIFT), Kolkata Campus. He is also the Programme Director – Centre for Trade Facilitation and Logistics [CTFL], IIFT and Member – Technical Committee – IT Infrastructure, IIFT. Dr. Sinha has completed his PhD [Industrial & System Engineering] from Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Kharagpur, MSc [ NIT – Rourkela], MBA, Diploma in Operations Research [ORSI] and Information Technology. He has 20+ years’ experience in Port and Shipping industry, and 13+ years of experience in teaching, training and consultancy in the field of global logistics, international trade operation and system engineering.
Dr. Sinha provides Advisory services to Logistics Division [Ministry of Commerce & Industry], Bureau of Indian Standards (BIS), NITI Aayog, Ministry of Road, Shipping and Commerce, Ports, ADB, EY, GAIL, HPCL, CII, FICCI, BCC&I and others. He has Consultancies in the areas of International Trade Operations & Logistics, Blue Economy of India, and Regulatory Framework for Road logistics, EDI, Port Operating & Community System. He has conducted Trainings for RIL, Tata Steel, HPCL, GAIL, NTPC, IIM Kozhikode, IIM Kolkata, FIEO, BCC&I, EEPC, DGCIS, TVS, Coromandel Fertilizers, OLAM International (Gabon & Nigeria) and similar organisations.
He has one patent [on AI based Switching System for Customer Query Response] granted, 1 patient [Electronic Cheques System] filed, received 6 international & national awards; 3 scholars awarded PhD Degree; 4 Research Scholars pursuing PhD. He has several publications in ranked International & National journals, published a book on Global Supply Chains and Multimodal Logistics, IGI Global, USA. and authored 3 other books. Also he is Guest Editor – Global Supply Chain Management [ Special Issue], Foreign Trade Review, Sage Publications.
He has received awards from International Association of Ports and Harbours (IAPH), Kolkata Port Trust (KoPT), National Institute of Quality & Reliability (NIQR), Academy of International Business (AIB), IIM Lucknow, Indian Society of Training and Development (ISTD). His research interests include – Operations Research (OR), Systems Dynamics, Data Envelopment Analysis (DEA), SEM, Data Analytics and similar areas.
2:20 pm, Wednesday, August 18
Rohit Kumar Singh
Lead Supply Chain Planning
Sudarshan Chemical Industries Ltd.
Pune, Maharashtra, India
2:40 pm, Wednesday, August 18
Dr. Abdussalam Shibani
Assistant Professor in Project Management
2:40 pm, Wednesday, August 18
Dr. Arundhati Guha Thakurta
SVKM’s Narsee Monjee Institute of Management Studies (NMIMS)
Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
3:45 pm – BREAK
Global Supply Chain and Logistics III
3:30 – 5:00 pm, Wednesday, August 18
Session Chair: Dr. Rajendra Baraiya
3:30 pm, Wednesday, August 18
Dr. Patanjal Kumar
Assistant Professor, IBM, GLA University Mathura (India)
PhD (Indian Institute of Management Rohtak)
Title of talk: Supply chain coordination strategies with ambidextrous sustainable innovations
Dr. Patanjal Kumar is an Associate Editor of International Journal of Mathematical, Engineering and Management Sciences (IJMEMS). Dr Kumar has completed his doctoral degree in the area of Operations Management and Quantitative Techniques from Indian Institute of Management Rohtak. Dr Kumar has a master degree in technology from the Indian Institute of Technology Delhi, India. Dr Kumar has secured all India 4th, 14th, and 19th rank in Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) in the year 2010, 2013, and 2015 respectively. He has completed a bachelor of technology with honours. He has also received a silver medal in Textile Technology from Uttar Pradesh Technical University, Lucknow (U.P.). Currently, he is teaching in GLA University Mathura (India). Dr Kumar has also taught at IIM Rohtak and other leading business schools in India. Dr Kumar has published in leading journals such as Business Strategy and the Environment, Operations Management Research, Journal of Public Affairs, and so forth. He has presented his research work in various leading conferences. He has also worked on defence, policing, and public policy projects. He is currently working in the area of Sustainable Supply Chain, Supply Chain Coordination, Innovative Supply Chain, Game Theory, Optimization, Behavioral Operations Management, and Policing Research.
3:50 pm, Wednesday, August 18
Deputy General Manager – Supply Chain
Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
4:10 pm, Wednesday, August 18
Dr. Rajendra Baraiya
Research Scholar in Operations Management
Indian Institute of Management, Indore
Indore, Madhya Pradesh, India
Title: Retailer Strategies amid COVID19 pandemic with Hygiene Quality Enhancement Efforts
Rajendra Baraiya is a research scholar in the Operations Management and Quantitative Techniques department at the Indian Institute of Management (IIM) Indore, India. He has been awarded M.E. in Production Engineering from Thapar Institute of Engineering and Technology, Patiala, India, and B.E. in Production Engineering from Government Engineering College, Bhavnagar, India. His research interests are Supply Chain Management, Supply Chain Coordination, Omni-Channel Retailing, Inventory Management, and Logistics. His research papers are published in reputed journals, and he has presented his research work at various National and International conferences. He has received the best paper awards in DC 2019 – MNIT Jaipur, ICORDS 2019 – IIM Visakhapatnam, and DOCMAD 2020 – IRMA Anand. He is professionally affiliated with many societies like IEOM, POMS, DSI, The OR Society, EuROMA, ASCM, IEEE, and WCTRS.
4:30 pm, Wednesday, August 18
Dr. Subhash C. Sarin
Paul T. Norton Endowed Professor
Grado Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering
Distribution of Vaccines during a Pandemic
Subhash C. Sarin currently holds the Paul T. Norton Endowed Professorship in the Grado Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering at Virginia Tech. He has made research contributions in production scheduling, sequencing, applied mathematical programming, and analysis of and designing algorithms for the operational control of manufacturing and logistics systems. He has published over hundred papers in the Industrial Engineering and Operations Research journals and over forty peer-reviewed full-length proceedings papers, and has co-authored three books in the production scheduling area. He has been recognized with several prestigious awards at the university, state, and national levels for his research work, teaching, service and advising. Among others, these include: Institute of Industrial and Systems Engineers (IISE) David F. Baker Distinguished Research Award for significant contributions to the advancement of the industrial engineering profession through outstanding research activity (the highest research award given by the Institute); IISE Albert Holzman Distinguished Educator Award for outstanding contributions to the industrial engineering profession through teaching, research and publication; Alumni Award for Excellence in Graduate Advising (the highest graduate advising award given by Virginia Tech.); Pletta Award, as the Virginia’s Engineering Educator of the Year; Sporn Award for Excellence in Teaching of Engineering Subjects, Virginia Tech; Graduate School’s Outstanding Mentor Award for the College of Engineering, Virginia Tech; Dean’s Award for Excellence in Research , and Dean’s Award for Excellence in Teaching. He is also a recipient of several best paper awards and has been elected as a Fellow of IISE. He has served on the editorial boards of several journals. He has graduated 82 students (29 Ph.D. and 53 M.S. (with thesis).) His students are now well-placed in academia and industry (including Deans, Department Heads, Directors of Research Laboratories, Professors, and CEOs.)