Student paper competition winners The following paper team was judged as the first place winners for the student paper competition:
Title: "Optimal Replacement of Tool During Turning Titanium Metal Matrix Composites"
Team: Yasser Shaban (École Polytechnique de Montréal), Maryam Aramesh (École Polytechnique de Montréal), Soumaya Yacout (École Polytechnique de Montréal), Marek Balazinski (École Polytechnique de Montréal), Helmi Attia (Aerospace Manufacturing Technology Centre, National Research Council Canada), Hossam Kishawy (University of Ontario Institute of Technology Oshawa) Read more about the paper
(l to r) Dennis Oates (IIE President); Kim LaScola Needy (IIE Immediate Past President); Professor Soumaya Yacout (École Polytechnic de Montréal); Yasser Shaban (École Polytechnic de Montréal);Professor Marek Balazinski (École Polytechnic de Montréal); Jim Moore (IIE President-elect)
Best Paper Award for the ISERC EM Track recognizing excellence in research among regular track submissions. The following went through a rigorous review process.
Best Paper: Wilawan Onkham, University of Central Florida, "A Framework for Operational Innovation Selection Using Real Option Dynamic Decision"
1. Erica Gralla, George Washington University, "Design Team Decision Processes in Facility Design"
2. Edson Pinheiro de Lima, Pontifical Catholic University of Parana,
"Developing and Testing a Design Process for Sustainable Indicators"
3. Michael Kuhl, Rochester Institute of Technology, "Simulation Based Optimization Approach for Stochastic Resource Constrained Project Management"
4. Rana Riad, University of Central Florida, "The Innovation Environment Within Systems Engineering of a Defense Organization"
SEMS Management Award recognizing a SEMS/IIE member who is distinguished in the practice of management and industrial engineering.
Gloria G. Bender, Managing Principal
Gloria Bender is an industrial engineer who has more than 30 years of experience in operations and facility capacity analyses, conceptual design, and expansion planning. Read more about Gloria
|(l to r) Dennis Oates (IIE President) ; Kim LaScola Needy (IIE Immediate Past-President); Gloria Bender (Award Winner); Jim Moore (IIE President-elect)|