Global Business Management Education
Global Supply Chain and Logistics
IEOM Society International addresses the issues of Global Supply Chain & Logistics and Global 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 Asia Pacific 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
Each speaker needs to submit a title of the talk, photo and a short bio. All will be included in the IEOM 2021 Indonesia 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:
Lead by co-chairs:
- 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
- Mahir Pradana, Ph.D, Assistant Professor of Business Administration, Telkom University. Email: email@example.com
Global Business Management Education I
September 16, Thursday, 1:00 – 2:40 pm
1:00 pm – 1:20 pm, Thursday, September 16
Assoc. Prof. Ade Irma Susanty, Ph.D.
School of Communication and Business
Ade Irma Susanty, Ph.D is an associate Professor at School of Communication and Business Telkom University. She is a Ph.D holder from Multimedia University Malaysia. Her teaching and interested research area are in Knowledge Management, Human Capital Management, Performance and Compensation Management, and Organization Behavior.
1:20 pm – 1:40 pm, Thursday, September 16
Dr. Ismail Suardi Wekke
Institut Agama Islam Negeri (IAIN)
Asosiasi Dosen Insan Cita Indonesia, Indonesia
Implementation Decision Support System on Decision Making in the Organization of Himpunan Mahasiswa Islam
Ismail Suardi Wekke is a lecturer at Postgraduate Program in the Department of Islamic Education, State Islamic Institute (IAIN) Sorong, Indonesia, where he serves as chair of department (2020-2021) Institut Agama Islam negeri (IAIN) Sorong, Indonesia. Ismail was born in the village namely Camba. A village in Maros Regency, South Sulawesi, Indonesia. His areas of interest and research range in various topics, including teaching and learning, sociolinguistics, and multicultural education. Occasionally, he departs on the topic of Bugis, or cultural studies. Moreover, he enjoys his life in Papua on the topic of the island. He graduated from IAIN Alauddin Ujungpandang in Arabic Language Teaching and Learning. His master degree completed in State Islamic High School (STAIN) Malang. Recently, it transformed to Maulana Malik Ibrahim State Islamic University Malang, Indonesia. He earned his doctoral degree from Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia, in Arabic Education Department. He participated in Summer Course on Globalization, IKMAS Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (2006). He has published some books and many articles in ICT in language learning, and Multicultural teaching and learning. This activities gives him chance to receive the 50 top of Indonesian academy on SINTA, 2020. He is a member of EuroSEAS, ADRI, DIS, and ICSEI. He is an editor in chief of Asian Contemporary Education. He also serves as Director of Academic Personnel, manages Mistar Journal and MISTAR: Jurnal Pendidikan. He is an editor in chief of Asian Contemporary Education. One of the recent positions is vice chairman of Center for Scientific Publication, Institute of Health, Majelis Ulama Indonesia.
1:40 pm – 2:00 pm, Thursday, September 16
Dr Muhammad Saad Memon
Department OF Industrial Engineering & Management
Mehran University of Engineering & Technology
President – IEOM Pakistan Chapter
Dr Muhammad Saad Memon is an Assistant Professor of Industrial Engineering at Mehran University of Engineering and Technology in Jamshoro, Pakistan with expertise in the areas of resilient and sustainable supply chain management, uncertain and fuzzy production planning, and multi-criteria decision making. Dr Memon obtained his PhD from The Hanyang University South Korea. Dr Memon Published more than 50 research articles and International reputed journals and conferences. A list of his novel publications includes Group multi-criteria supplier selection using combined grey systems theory and uncertainty theory, Sustainable and Resilient Supply Chain Network Design under Disruption Risks, and Analysis of Traceability Optimization and Shareholder’s Profit for Efficient Supply Chain Operation under Product Recall Crisis. Dr Memon is currently serving as President IEOM Pakistan Chapter. Dr. Memon also honored of listed in Marquis Who’s Who in the World 2015, 32nd Edition.
2:00 pm – 2:20 pm, Thursday, September 16
Dr. Arundhati Guha Thakurta
Ergonomics and Human Factors Specialist
SVKM’s Narsee Monjee College of Management Studies (NMIMS)
School of Design (SOD)
Dr. Arundhati Guha Thakurta is an Assistant Professor at the SVKM’s Narsee Monjee College of Management Studies (NMIMS), School of Design (SOD), Mumbai. For two years, she was an adjunct faculty at ISDI School of Design and Innovation, a curricular collaboration with Parsons School of Design, and at Nirmala Niketan-College of Home Science, Mumbai University. She has currently found her interest in user experience research and also teaching UX/UI in NMIMS-SoD. She is also heading the NMIMS-SoD Research cell to encourage students to publish work as part of the curriculum. She published research papers in international journals and participated in many national and international conferences. She is a Ph.D. in Industrial Engineering from the National Institute of Industrial Engineering (NITIE), Mumbai, with 11 years of experience in the field of Ergonomics and Human Factors. She did her Masters of Science (M.Sc.) in Human Physiology with ergonomics and work physiology specialization from Calcutta University. She has hands-on experience in biomechanical design by providing solutions that allow biological and mechanical systems to function effectively. She is associated with the Indian Ergonomics Society, Humanizing work and work environment (HWWE) conferences, and IEOM Society International. She is a certified reviewer for Emerald-Sustainable Campus Publishers Network, IEOM Conferences, and HWWE Conferences. Her area of interest lies in Design Ergonomics, User Experience Design, and Research, Cognitive Ergonomics, Usability Design, Workplace, and Workstation Design. Her passion is to explore the application of ergonomic design in simplifying our day-to-day life.
2:20 pm – 2:40 pm, Thursday, September 16
Dr. Rekha Prasad
Professor, Specialization Quantitative Techniques and Information System
Banaras Hindu University
Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh, India
Prof. Rekha Prasad is a retired professor from Institute of Management Studies (IM), Banaras Hindu University (BHU). She has done her B.Sc. (Mathematics Hons.) from Indian Institute o Technology, Kharagpur and M.Sc. and Ph.D. in Mathematics from BHU. She joined IM, BHU in 1987 as a assistant professor. Prior to that she has worked at Women’s College, BHU as a temporary assistant professor (teaching Mathematics to undergraduate students), Indian Council of Medical Research as a Research Associate (developing probability distribution for occurrence of various diseases), and IIT Kanpur as a Research Associate in an Indo-US Project entitled “Monsoon”. Core area of her competency are Quantitative Techniques, Operations Management, and Management Information Systems. She has done extensive research in the area of Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) and role of Information System in Relationship Marketing. She has published work both in Management and Mathematics. She has attended and presented papers in National and International Conferences. She has successfully supervised six Research Scholars. She is the life member of Indian Association of Teacher Educators. She was on the Editorial Board of BHU Management Journal n at present she is on the Editorial Board o Serbian Journal of Management (ISN 1452864, 22177159) and VIDUSHI (ISSN 0974 – 6374). She has been Dy. Coordinator, National Franchisees Training Program, which I an initiative under Tripartite MOU signed between BHU, REC (Rural Electrification Corporation), and PUVNL (Purvanchal) and Ministry of Power, Government of India. She has also served as Member of the Central Vigilance Committee (CVC) of Banaras Hindu University. She has been the Coordinator of the Knowledge Forum, a platform o Research Scholars o Institute o Management Studies and contributed extensively for professional grooming of research scholars and Management Students. She has also been a source o motivation for Scholars in compiling and publishing Kshitish (The Horizon), an eNews Letter of the Institute. At present she is the Program Director of Management Certificate Course, under the Ministry of Education, India, NEAT (National Educational Alliance for Technology), AICTE (All India Council for Technical Education) scheme.
Global Supply Chain and Logistics II
September 16, Thursday, 3:00 pm – 4:40 pm
Session Chair: Dr. Eng. Andi Cakravastia Arisaputra Raja
3:00 pm – 3:20 pm, Thursday, September 16
Dr. Eng. Andi Cakravastia Arisaputra Raja, S.T., M.T.
Associate Professor in Industrial Engineering
Institut Teknologi Bandung (ITB)
Dr. Andi Cakravastia is an Associate Professor in Faculty of Industrial Technology, Bandung Institute of Technology. Dr. Andi Cakravastia has published numerous publications in various international peer-reviewed journals and presented scientific papers across the world. Because of the active association with different societies and academies as well as the contributions, Dr. Andi Cakravastia have been recognized by the subject experts around the world. Dr. Andi Cakravastia clinical research and teaching interests include Supply Chain System Integration, Operation Research and Decision Science. Now, Dr. Andi Cakravastia appointed as Director University Development Bandung Institute of Technology. He is now serving as Vice President APIEMS – Asia Pacific Industrial Engineering and Management Society, Academic & Curriculum Coordinator BKSTI – Coordination Body of Industrial Engineering Higher Education Institution, Academic Coordinator – Institute of Supply Chain and Logistics Indonesia.
3:20 pm – 3:40 pm, Thursday, September 16
Dr Carman Ka Man Lee
Industrial and Systems Engineering (ISE) Department,
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU))
Hong Kong, China
Dr. LEE Ka Man is currently an associate professor in the Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong. She is the program leader of BSc(Hons) Enterprise Engineering with Management. She obtained her PhD and BEng degree from The Hong Kong Polytechnic University. Her main research areas include Industrial Engineering, Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP), Logistics and Supply Chain Management, Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT), Wireless Sensor and Actuator Network (WSAN), Cloud Computing and Big Data Analytics. As of now, Dr Lee has published over 130 articles in various international journals and seminars. She was awarded Silver Medal in the 47th International Exhibition of Inventions of Geneva in 2019 and Outstanding Paper Award of Emerald Network Awards in 2019. Dr Lee also serves as the Lab-in-Charge of PolyU’s Cyber-Physical Systems Laboratory
3:40 pm – 4:00 pm, Thursday, September 16
Dr. Shazia Nauman
Professor- Riphah School of Business & Management (RSBM)- Riphah International University, Lahore
Head of the Department- RSBM- Riphah International University, Lahore
Assistant Dean- Office of Research, Innovation and Commercialization (ORIC), Riphah International University
Shazia Nauman is a Professor of Engineering Management and currently haeding Riphah school of Business and Management at Riphah International University, Lahore. Further, as Assistant Dean, she holds the Office of Research, Innovation & Commercialization (ORIC) Riphah international university, Lahore She earned Master of Science in Project Management from CASE, Islamabad with achievement of Gold Medal and Ph.D. in Engineering Management (specialization in Project Management) from CASE, Islamabad, with six months research at Eli broad College of Business, Michigan State University, USA. She has 80 and above journal and conference papers publications and one book “Effective Virtual Project Management “to her credit. Dr. Shazia has won funding for two research projects from NRPU, HEC. Her research interests include topics related to Project Management and Engineering Management in the areas of Leadership, Empowerment, Careers and Innovation. Dr. Shazia is a proficient trainer who has conducted a wide range of Management related trainings in Project Management, Organizational Behavior, Strategy Management; HRM, at NGO/corporate level, along with implementing consultancy projects related to Organizational Development. She has successfully supervised 91 students of Masters in dissertation. She has been involved in collaborative research with various academic groups in Prince Sultan University, Saudi Arabia, and University of South Australia, Australia. She has published papers in well reputed journals like International Journal of Project Management, Journal of Project Management, Business Strategy and the Environment, Journal of Construction and Engineering Management, and Journal of Applied Psychology among others.
4:00 pm – 4:20 pm, Thursday, September 16
Dr. Behzad Behdani
Assistant Professor in Operations Research and Logistics, Supply Chain Thinker and Advisor
Wageningen University and Research Centre
The Hague, South Holland, Netherlands
4:20 pm – 4:40 pm, Thursday, September 16
Dr. Marta-Mas Machuca
Dean of Faculty of Economics and Social Science
Universitat Internacional de Catalunya
Marta Mas-Machuca has a PhD in Business Administration from the Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya (UPC) in Spain, and graduated with a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from the University of Navarra (UN) in Spain. She has been accredited as a tenure-track lecturer by the Quality Catalan Agency of the University System (AQU). For 6 years, she was a manager of a business unit for the Altran Group, a consulting company. Since 2013, she has worked as a lecturer in the Department of Economy and Business Organization at the Universitat Internacional de Catalunya in Spain, teaching in strategic management and human resources. From 2017 she is the Dean of the Faculty of Economics and Social Science.
Global Supply Chain and Logistics III
September 16, Thursday, 5:00 – 6:30 pm
5:00 pm – 5:20 pm, Thursday, September 16
Khan Mohammad Elya
Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH
5:20 pm – 5:40 pm, Thursday, September 16
Dr. Sharafuddin Ahmed Khan
Industrial Engineering & Engineering Management Department
College of Engineering
University of Sharjah
5:40 pm – 6:00 pm, Thursday, September 16
Dr. Rajeev Agrawal
Associate Professor. Mechanical Engineering Department,
& Associate Dean(Research)
Malaviya National Institute of Technology Jaipur
Dr. Rajeev Agrawal is Fellow of The Institution of Engineer’s (IEI),India. He has more than 20 years of Professional Experience. Dr. Rajeev Agrawal received his M. E. in 2001 from M.N.N.I.T., Allahabad and Ph. D. in 2012 from Birla Institute of Technology, Mesra (Ranchi). He is presently working as Associate Professor in Department of Mechanical engineering M.N.I.T. Jaipur.
His research interest is on Lean Six Sigma, Sustainable Manufacturing, Supply chain Design, Solving real life Operations management related problems, Automation in Manufacturing and reconfigurable manufacturing system. He serves on the editorial board of three international journals and has guest edited special issues in around 8 journal and books. Several SCI Journal and International Conference articles have been credited into his account. He set up a CNC Lab. He has research funding from major funding agencies including ADA , Govt. of India, under NPMASS and IE(I). He has also published book chapters on Industry 4.0, Smart Manufacturing Integration of Process Planning and Scheduling, Smart Actuators, Sustainable Manufacturing and Reconfigurable Assembly Systems etc. with renowned international publishers. He is a recognized reviewer of reputed international SCI Journals and Conferences. He has delivered keynote talks at various platforms of National and international stature including The 3rd European International Conference on IEOM Pilsen,Czech Republic. He is an active member of several dynamic societies and research organisations worldwide. Dr. Rajeev Agrawal has been actively involved in research & development (R&D) activities in engineering space. He is actively involved in bringing industry orientation to the engineering education system in India working with several industries, statutory bodies and other organizations.
Dr. Agrawal provides service to the industries (including SME industries) by sharing his expertise and competence of his experience to diagnose and solve industrial problems objectively in selected areas of industrial engineering, Auonomation and Automation. Dr. Agrawal research work focuses on Process Improvement initiatives for productivity enhancement. Through Consulting, Workshop & Training, he applies his skills and experience to those components that profoundly affect an organization’s performance and provide a direction for growth and success.
One of the objectives of his current research is to address conversion quickly for the production of new product by providing customized flexibility and can be improved , upgraded and reconfigured in response to fluctuating demands for automotive companies situated in India
6:00 pm – 6:20 pm, Thursday, September 16
Engr. Numan Arshad
Certified PMP, RMP, ACP PMI-USA
Senior Training Consultant and Visiting Lecturer
Riphah International University, Islamabad
Numan Arshad, a passionate project management (agile & waterfall) practitioner and trainer with engineering background with more than 10 years of project management experience using International project management standards i.e. PMI, PRINCE2, Agile, AACEi TCM and ISO 21500.
As project management practitioner, Numan worked on various project management positions on multimillion-dollar projects in Middle East and south Asia, in Oil & Gas Infrastructure development, Real Estate Infrastructure development and Telecommunications.
Numan is an internationally certified project management trainer from various prestigious project management bodies, like PMI-USA, AACEi, ISO and AXELOS. Numan has delivered more than 1500 hours of project management trainings, which include certifications trainings like PMP, PMI-RMP, PMI-ACP, PMI-SP, PRINCE2, ISO 21500 and Primavera P6. In addition, Numan also teaches Agile Project Management as visiting faculty member in various universities based in UK and Australia.
As project management practitioner and trainer, Numan believes that, human potential is unlimited, and therefore, he helps individuals and companies to reach their optimum performance by designing and delivering trainings as per their needs and requirements.
Global Supply Chain and Logistics IV
September 16, Thursday, 6:30 – 8:00 pm
Session Chair: Dr. Aftab Alam
6:30 pm – 6:50 pm, Thursday, September 16
Dr. Bernardo Nugroho Yahya
Full Professor, Data Analytics Program
Industrial & Management Engineering Department
Hankuk University of Foreign Studies
Cheoin-gu, Yongin, Gyeonggi, South Korea
Dr. Bernardo Nugroho Yahya is a Full Professor at the Data Analytics Program of the Industrial & Management Engineering Department, Hankuk University of Foreign Studies, South Korea. His research interests are machine learning, artificial intelligence, data analysis, business process intelligence, process mining, pattern recognition and analysis, business model design and innovation. Dr. Bernardo Nugroho Yahya is the recipient of the grant funded by the Ministry of Education through NRF. He received Ph.D. in Industrial Engineering from Pusan National University, Busan, South Korea, Master of Engineering in Information System Engineering from Dongseo University, Busan, South Korea and Bachelor of Engineering in Industrial Engineering from Petra Christian University, Surabaya, Indonesia.
In the past, Dr. Yahya was in charge as a ERP and Information System Project leader on a multinational company in Surabaya, Indonesia. He is a proactive person and able to work in a team to achieve innovative result on the domain of Business Process Management, Data and Process Intelligence. Dr. Yahya did a lot of research on logistics process especially in a port management system. Currently his research topics have been diverged toward several areas such as Human Behavior Analysis, Future Business Models (Blockchain and Digital Transformation), and Content Recommendation.
6:50 pm – 7:10 pm, Thursday, September 16
Dr. Jorge Antonio Samayoa
Director, Operations Research Institute
Jorge A. Samayoa holds a B.S. in electronics and computer science, a M.S. in operations research, a M.S. in applied mathematics, and a Ph.D. in Industrial Engineering. He has taught courses in several universities in Guatemala and the US and has more than 20 years of involvement in academia. In 2007 he was awarded the prestigious Fulbright-LASPAU scholarship to pursue his master’s degree at Texas A&M University and later his Ph.D. at Purdue University, where he developed the Calculus for Decision Systems (a generalized systems theory). Currently he is the director of the Operations Research Institute at Galileo University, where he and his team promote research and applications of Data Science to a wide variety of areas.
7:10 pm – 7:30 pm, Thursday, September 16
Abroon Qazi, Ph.D.
Fellow Society of Actuaries | Chartered Enterprise Risk Analyst
Department of Marketing & Information Systems
School of Business Administration (AACSB accredited)
American University of Sharjah
PO Box 26666, Sharjah
United Arab Emirates
7:30 pm – 7:50 pm, Thursday, September 16
Dr. Aftab Alam
Professor of Marketing
Centre of Management Studies
Jamia Millia Islamia
(A Central University, Govt of India)
New Delhi, India
Prof Aftab Alam is a Visiting Professor at CMS Jamia Millia Islamia for Executive MBA Program and Member Advisory Council of Harvard Business Review, USA. He has also served as Dean Faculty of Commerce and Management at Rama University Kanpur recently, its before he was also Dean FCM at Integral University, Luck now during (2013- 16), and MIMT Greater Noida (2006-2007).
He has obtained his Masters, M. Com and M.Phil. from Aligarh Muslim University and has his MBA from Algappa University, Tamilnadu. In addition, he has his PG Diploma in Travel & Tourism Management from FCI (Aligarh) Ministry of Tourism, Govt. Of India. For his higher education, he has completed his Ph.D. in Business Administration from Atlantic University Honolulu, USA.
He has been Conferred 21st Century Educational Leadership Awards 2018 and recognized as Acclaimed Educator, In addition he has also been conferred as the Distinguished Teacher in Management at MTC Management Excellence Award-2018 ceremony at Bangalore. He is also a recipient of Best Professor in Services Marketing at ICBM Conference Hyderabad on 24 Nov,2018 Further to seeing his credence in Dec 15, 2018 He was accorded ‘Acclaimed Educator’ and has been awarded by American Leadership Award, 2018.
He has substantial experience of Teaching in the Department of Business Management with specialization of Marketing at leading Business Schools of different Institutes and Universities India in
( MDI ,Gurgaon, IAMT Ghaziabad, Mangalmay Institute of Management, Asia Pacific Institute of Management, Delhi, BIMTECH, Greater Noida, Bangalore University, Madras University, and King Abdul Aziz University Jeddah.)
His overall performance has been well praised thoroughly and have been awarded continuously 5 years “Distinguished Faculty” during his stay in abroad.
He is having his credits of several articles /Research papers published in national and international Journals, world-renowned International conferences proceedings etc.