First IEOM Global Business Management Education
IEOM Global Business Management Education focus on quality education and curriculum improvement, assessment, learning and career development. It addresses readiness for business management graduate for industry ready around the globe. IEOM Global Business Management Education focuses in the following areas but not limited to:
- 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
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Global Business Management Education I
Wednesday, July 20, 2022, 4:00 – 5:45 pm – Room 2
Session Chair: Dr. Alireza Shokri
Speaker I – 4:00 – 4:20 pm, Wednesday, July 20
Dr. Nokhaiz Tariq
Chairperson & Assistant Professor
Faculty of Business and Management Sciences
Information Technology University
Lahore, Punjab, Pakistan
Speaker II – 4:20 – 4:40 pm, Wednesday, July 20
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.
Speaker III – 4:40 – 5:00 pm, Wednesday, July 20
Dr. Soroush Avakh Darestani
Senior Lecturer in Business & Management
London Metropolitan University
London, England, United Kingdom
Speaker IV – 5:00 – 5:20 pm, Wednesday, July 20
Dr. Alireza Shokri
Associate Professor in Operations and Supply Chain Management
Leader for Operations, Supply Chain and Logistics Management Subject Group
Associate Editor of International Journal of Lean Six Sigma
Convener of Global Operations and Supply chain Competitiveness (GLOPSCO) Research Interest Group
Faculty of Business and Law
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Dr Alireza Shokri is an Associate Professor (Reader) in Operations and Supply Chain Management and the subject group leader of “Operations, Supply Chain and Logistics Management” in the Department of Operations, Marketing and Systems. Prior to the current position, Alireza was the programme leader for the BA (Hon) International Business Management Programme. Before joining Newcastle Business School in 2011, Alireza had different practitioner roles including supply chain manager, quality manager, and ISO9001 internal consultant in food sector. Alireza got his first degree in Agriculture Engineering in University of Zanjan, Iran following by MSc in Food Technology in 2001 in Teesside University in the UK. Alireza completed his PhD in Lean Six Sigma application within food distribution SMEs in 2011 and since then he is working as an academic.
Alireza is passionate in teaching and research. He is very active in action research and research/Enterprise development activities. Alireza is currently leading the “Global Operations and Supply Chain Competitiveness” Research Interest Group with academic members across the globe. Alireza is also member of editorial board for the “International Journal of Lean Six Sigma”. As the referee, Alireza is serving many different specialised and high ranking journals such as “International Journal of Operations and Production Management”, “International Journal of Production Economics”, “International Journal of Lean Six Sigma” and “International Journal of Quality and Reliability Management”. As the principal investigator, Alireza currently led a British Academy – funded project about Green application of Lean Six Sigma projects in manufacturing sector. He is also part of the project management team as the quality manager and researcher of a multi-disciplinary global EU-funded (1m Euros) project as part of “Horizon 2020” called “GETM3 Project”. The latest research funded project that Alireza was involved as principal investigator was an Innovate UK-funded feasibility study (£300k) in collaboration with external partners in digital supply chain and predictive maintenance integration.
Alireza’s research focuses on Lean Six Sigma and its application in service and manufacturing, Lean Six Sigma integration with Supply Chain Management, HR and Sustainability, Supply Chain Quality Management and process improvement and Lean Management. His research has been published in international leading/excellence level journals in his research including “International Journal of Operations and Production Management (ABS 4*).
Alireza is the member of Chartered Quality Institute (CQI) as the practitioner. Alongside that, Alireza is the Fellow of Higher Education Academy (FHEA), member of Chartered Institute of Purchasing and Supply (CIPS), and member of Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport (CILT) that is co-joint professional body with Chartered Institute of Operations Management (CIOM). Alireza is also a certified Lean Six Sigma Green belt with professional capability of leading on lean Six Sigma projects.
Alireza is keen on working with local, national and international businesses and he is the strong believer on “Research in Practice”. Alireza is currently working with leading organisations such as “Unipress”, “Nifco”, “NBT”, “North East Chamber of Commerce”, “North East Freight Partnership”, etc.
Speaker V – 5:20 – 4:40 pm, Wednesday, July 20
Professor Abdul Talib Bon, Ph.D.
Professor of Technology Management
Department of Production and Operations Management
Faculty of Technology Management and Business
Universiti Tun Hussein Onn Malaysia
Dr. Abdul Talib Bon is Professor of Technology Management in Department of Production and Operations Management, Faculty of Technology Management and Business at the Universiti Tun Hussein Onn Malaysia. He has a PhD in Computer Science, which he obtained from the Universite de La Rochelle, France in the year 2008. His doctoral thesis was on topic Process Quality Improvement on Beltline Moulding Manufacturing. He studied Business Administration major in Quality Management at the master’s level in the Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia for which he was awarded the MBA in the year 1998. He’s bachelor degree and diploma in Mechanical Engineering which his obtained from the Universiti Teknologi Malaysia. He received his postgraduate certificate in Mechatronics and Robotics from Carlisle, United Kingdom in 1997. He is Managing Director of UTHM Teaching Factory and Manager of Centre for Technology (Furniture Innovation Technology) from 1 September 2016 and Head of Program Bachelor of Technology Management (Furniture Design and Manufacturing) with Honours from 2014 until now. Before this he was the Deputy Dean (Research and Development) at the Faculty of Technology Management and Business in the Universiti Tun Hussein Onn Malaysia from 2008 until December 2011. Dr. Abdul Talib Bon has had over 28 year experience of teaching in higher learning education. A major part of his teaching experience involves teaching mechanical engineering students in polytechnics. However, from the year 1999, he was given the opportunity to be jointed in the Institut Teknologi Tun Hussein Onn (ITTHO), Universiti Teknologi Malaysia as a lecturer in Mechanical Engineering Department. In this institute, he teaches engineering management and quality control at the under-graduate level. Dr. Abdul Talib Bon has multidisciplinary research interests that encompass industrial engineering, quality management and production and operation management. His completed ten research grant projects include applications of forecasting in industries. His current research project is looking into developing process quality improvement (PQI) in manufacturing industries. He has supervised more than 65 undergraduate and postgraduate research projects. He has served as a reviewer for a number of engineering management and computer science conferences and journals as part of his expertise sharing initiatives. He had published more than 150 International Proceedings and International Journals and 8 books. He is also President of Industrial Engineering and Operation Management Society (IEOMS, Malaysia), Council member of Management Science and Operation Research Society of Malaysia (MSORSM), member of International Association of Engineers (IAENG), member of Institute of Industrial Engineer (IIE), USA, member of International Institute of Forecasters (IIF), member of Technological Association of Malaysia (TAM) and associate member of Malaysian Institute of Management (AMIM).
Global Business Management Education II
Thursday, July 21, 2022, 4:00 – 5:45 pm – Room 2
Session Chair: Dr. Muhammad Ikhsan Setiawan
Speaker I – 4:00 – 4:20 pm, Thursday, July 21
Prof. Shekar Babu, Ph.D.
Founding Head, AMRITA School of Business, Bengaluru
Head, ARISE Lab
AMRITA Vishwa Vidyapeetham University
Bengaluru, Karnataka, India
Adjunct Faculty, SUNY, Buffalo, USA
Prof. Shekar has 15 years of experience in academia and 15 years in Industry. Prof. Shekar Babu is the founding head of AMRITA School of Business, Bangalore. He started AMRITA School of Business, Bangalore in 2007 in collaboration with State University of New York (SUNY), Buffalo, USA. He was also an Adjunct Faculty at School of Management, University at Buffalo, NY, USA. He worked for 10 years as a Director of Hewlett-Packard’s Software Division, California, USA. He was responsible for managing the $1Billion revenues. He worked 5 years as a Management Consultant at Price Waterhouse (PWC), Los Angeles, California, USA. Prof. Shekar has been actively working on Sustainability, SDG and CSR projects since 2007. He led the “Education through Rural Transformation” project by implementing “Village Resource Centers (VRC)” across 5 remote locations in Tamil Nadu and Kerala. The VRC project was in collaboration with ISRO and with the help of corporate funding from HP, Microsoft, CTS and CISCO.
Prof. Shekar has been working with international researchers and consultants from USA, Australia and Europe on mandated CSR and Sustainability projects with focus on Indian government and private companies. He has published close to 50+ high-impact journal international conference papers. Prof. Shekar is also a guest editor is some prestigious research journals like “Sustainability Accountability Public Governance”, Industrial Marketing Management” and “Journal of Finance and Accounting”. Prof. Shekar is the Head of “AMRITA Center for Responsible Innovations and Sustainable Enterprises – ARISE” Lab. He has already secured funding of more than 2 Crores from HP, Microsoft, Cognizant, Cisco and SAN Engineering and Locomotives. The main areas of research include Technology for Social Good, Sustainability, SDGs, CSR and Ethics.
Prof. Shekar received B.E. (Electronics and Communications) degree from Bangalore University, India, M.S. (Computer Engineering) degree from California State University, Los Angeles, USA and PhD from AMRITA University, India.
Speaker II – 4:20 – 4:40 pm, Thursday, July 21
Prof. Dr. Yigit Kazancoglu
Professor and Dept. Head
Dept. of Logistics Management
Faculty of Business
Bornova, Izmir, Turkey
Prof. Yiğit Kazançoğlu graduated from Izmir American College in 1998. Kazancoglu received his B.S. degree from Eastern Mediterranean University, Dept. of Industrial Engineering as an Honour student and second in dept. ranking. He has graduated from Coventry University, England, MBA and Izmir University of Economics MBA programs as a High Honour student, respectively in 2003 and 2004. Kazancoglu has received his PhD. at Ege University (Production & Operations Management). He was a research assistant between 2002-2005, instructor between 2005-2008, Assistant Professor Dr. between 2008-2013; and Associate Professor Dr. between Januay 2014-2016 in Izmir University of Economics, Dept. of Business Administration. Between December 2016 – May 2019 he worked as Associate Professor Dr. in Yasar University, International Logistics Management Department. In May 2019, he is assigned as Full Professor Dr. in the same department. He completed his military service as an academician in Turkish Military Academy in 2009. He was the director of Izmir University of Economics Continuing Education Center (EKOSEM) between 2009-2014 and member of the executive board in Center for Urban and Regional Development and Environment (URDE/EKOKENT) between 2008-2016. He is the head of International Logistics Management Department in Yasar University since 2017. He has published many papers in reputed international journals (International Journal of Production Research, Production Planning and Control, Business Strategy and the Environment, Journal of Cleaner Production, International Journal of Logistics Management, Expert Systems with Applications, Annals of Operations Research, Transportation Research Part – E, Technological Forecasting and Social Change, Sustainable Cities and Society, Sustainable Production and Consumption, Resource Conservation and Recycling, Environmental Science and Pollution Research, Sustainable Development, Journal Material Cycles and Waste Management, Computers and Operations Research, Journal of Global Information Management, Science of Total Environment; Operations Management Research, Journal of Enterprise Information Management, International Journal of Logistics Research and Applications, Industrial Data and Management System, International Journal of Quality and Reliability Management). His research areas are: Operations Management, Supply Chain Management, Total Quality Management, Sustainability, Circular Economy, MCDM multi criteria decision making methods. Prof. Dr. Kazançoğlu, is ranked as the top scholar in Turkey according to P-Rank (2016-2021) based on both “ABDC Journal Quality List” ve “Scimago Journal Ranks”. He is associate editor in IJMEMS (International Journal of Mathematical, Engineering and Management Sciences – indexed in Scopus & ESCI).
Speaker III – 4:40 – 5:00 pm, Thursday, July 21
Dr. Hayder Zghair
assistant professor of industrial engineering
College of Physics and Engineering
Southern Arkansas University
Dr. Hayder Zghair is an assistant professor of industrial engineering in the College of Physics and Engineering at Southern Arkansas University, USA. Dr. Zghair earned Master’s degree in Manufacturing Systems Engineering and Doctor’s Degree in Manufacturing Systems Engineering from Lawrence Technological University, Michigan, USA. He has published several peer reviews papers in many journals and conferences. Dr. Zghair’s research interest covers industrial systems flexibility, automation, and robotics, using analytical modeling, simulation, and optimization. Dr. Zghair’s teaching experience covers five main areas of industrial engineering, systems modeling and simulation, IIoT and automation integration, ergonomics and workplace design, engineering economics, applied control-PLC, and lean manufacturing; smart manufacturing. Dr. Zghair’s academic services include but are not limited to curriculum development, ABET accreditation, articles/papers reviewing, and conference committees. He is also member of ASEE, SAE, and IEOM.
Speaker IV – 5:00 – 5:20 pm, Thursday, July 21
Dr. Ahm Shamsuzzoha
Tenure Track Professor
School of Technology and Innovations
Digital Economy Research Platform
University of Vaasa
Vaasa, Ostrobothnia, Finland
Dr. Ahm Shamsuzzoha is working as a Tenure Track Professor, Industrial Systems Analytics program, School of Technology and Innovations and in the Digital Economy Research Platform, University of Vaasa, Finland. He worked as an Assistant Professor at Sultan Qaboos University, Oman, and an Associate Professor at Shahjalal University of Science and Technology, Bangladesh. He received his Master’s degree in Mechanical Engineering, majoring in Energy and Environment from the University of Strathclyde, UK, and Ph.D. in Industrial Management from the University of Vaasa, Finland. He is currently involved in several European Union projects as well as nationally funded projects in Finland. His research interests are mainly focused on greener innovation, entrepreneurship, supply chain and logistics management, product development, innovation management, etc.
Speaker V – 5:20 – 5:40 pm, Thursday, July 21
Dr. Muhammad Ikhsan Setiawan
Faculty at Faculty of Civil Engineering
Muhammad Ikhsan Setiawan received his Bachelor Civil Engineering (1998) Universitas Merdeka Malang Indonesia, Master Civil Engineering (2000) Universitas Indonesia and Doctor Civil Engineering (2018) Universitas Tarumanagara Indonesia. Currently as Vice Rector and an Assistant Professor at Faculty of Civil Engineering Narotama University Indonesia also registered as Engineer Expert Certified. He currently leads a research team grant from Ministry of Education, Indonesia since 2009 in Sustainability, Business and Digital Transportation, also Tourism and Regional Economic, include Smart City. He is also a Chairman of WORLDCONFERENCE (Indonesia International eConference), Vice President of iPEST (Indonesia International Expert Forum), Secretary of DPP ADRI (Indonesia Expert and Lecturer Association), Vice Director of PT Songsong Buana Jakarta Indonesia, member of IEEE, author of 92 SCOPUS documents, editor and reviewers Journal in SCOPUS, DOAJ, CROSSREF, GOOGLE and SINTA(Indonesia indexed)