Prof. Benjamin Lev
Ph.D. of Operations Research/Management Science
Drexel University, Philadelphia PA 19104, USA
Trustee Professor, Decision Sciences Department, LeBow College of Business,
Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA.
EIC, OMEGA www.OmegaJournal.org
Benjamin Lev is a former Vice President of Meetings for both The Institute of Management Sciences (TIMS) and the Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences (INFORMS). Lev
received degrees in mechanical and industrial engineering from Technion Israel Institute of Technology prior to pursuing a PhD at Case Western Reserve University. After earning his doctorate, Lev joined Temple University in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; Worcester
Polytechnic Institute, MA; University of Michigan Dearborn, MI and is currently a Trustee Professor at Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA. Since 2002, he has been Editor-in-Chief of Omega, the International Journal of Management Science. An INFORMS Fellow since 2003. On the Editorial Board of 10 Journals. Affiliated with
7 universities in China.
Professor Fang Lee Cooke
PhD, University of Manchester, UK
Associate Dean (Graduate Research),
Distinguished Professor of Human Resource Management (HRM)
and Asia Studies at Monash Business School, Monash University, Australia.
Fang Lee Cooke (PhD, University of Manchester, UK) is Associate Dean (Graduate Research) and Distinguished Professor at Monash Business School, Monash University, Australia. She is also a Fellow of the Academy of the Social Sciences in Australia. Previously, she was a full professor (since 2005) at Manchester Business School, University of Manchester, UK. Fang’s research interests are in the area of employment relations, strategic management, knowledge management and innovation, and strategy of multinational firms. She has been involved in more than 30 externally funded projects, leading many of them. Funding bodies include, for example, International Labour Organization; Engineering and Physical Science Research Council, UK; Department for International Development, UK; Department of Health, UK; European Social Fund, European Union; National Natural Science Foundation of China; Australian Research Council; and Institute for Safety, Compensation and Recovery Research, Australia. Fang is currently involved in the project: ‘Digital Futures at Work Research Centre’ (£7.9 million full costing), funded by the Economic and Social Research Council, UK: https://digit-research.org/.
Professor Mitsuo Gen
Fuzzy Logic Systems Institute
Research Institute for Science and Technology, Tokyo University of Science, Japan.
Dr. Mitsuo Gen is a Senior Research Scientist at Fuzzy Logic Systems Institute and Visiting Professor at Research Institute for Science and Technology, Tokyo University of Science, Japan. He was Faculties at Ashikaga Institute of Technology for 1974 - 2003, at Waseda University for 2003 - 2010. He was Visiting Faculties at University of California at Berkeley for 1999 - 2000, Texas A&M University for 2000, Hanyang University for 2010 – 2012, National Tsing Hua University for 2012 – 2014, Fuzzy Logic Systems Institute for 2009 - current and Tokyo University of Science for 2014 - current. His Research Field is Evolutionary Computation, Manufacturing Scheduling & Logistics Routing and Decision Making. He was a President of APIEMS for 2005.1 – 2006.12 and IMS for 2010.8 – 2016.8. He is a Fellow of APIEMS and Honorary member of SOFT.
Dr. S. Ejaz Ahmed
Dean of the Faculty of Math and Science at Brock University, Canada.
Dr. S. Ejaz Ahmed is Professor of Statistics and Dean of the Faculty of Math and Science at Brock University, Canada. Previously, he was Professor and Head of the Mathematics and Statistics Department at the University of Windsor, Canada and University of Regina, Canada as well as Assistant Professor at the University of the Western Ontario, Canada. He holds adjunct professorship positions at many Canadian and International universities. He has supervised numerous Ph.D. and Master Students and organized several international workshops and conferences around the globe. He is a Fellow of the American Statistical Association. His areas of expertise include big data analysis, statistical learning, and shrinkage estimation strategy. Having authored several books, he edited and co-edited several volumes and special issues of scientific journals. He is Technometrics Review Editor for past ten years. Further, he is Editor and associate editor of many statistical journals. Overall, he published more than 175 articles in scientific journals and reviewed more than 100 books. He made more than 200 invited scholarly presentations (keyntes and plenary) in various countries around the globe.
Professor Fausto Pedro García Márquez
Director of Ingenium Group, European doctor.
Research topics on Operation Research, Predictive Maintenance
Prof. Garcia is member of the AI4 People 2020 Committees in Energy. AI4People’s 2020 program aims towards the creation of the first 7 Good AI Global Frameworks, with the concrete objective of considering the impact that the 7 Key Requirements will have within 7 vertical business sectors (Automotive, Banking & Finance, Energy, Healthcare, Insurance, Legal Services Industry, Media & Technology) and, establishing concrete and practical steps that each sector must take to be compliant with respect to the 7 Key Requirements for a Trustworthy AI.”
Professor Liming Yao
Assistant to the dean, Business School, Sichuan University
Director of the Office of Development Planning and Discipline Construction
Liming Yao, (PhD in management science and Engineering), is a researcher and doctoral supervisor in the Business School of Sichuan University. He is also a visiting scholar at the Katz Business School of the University of Pittsburgh and the School of Logistics and Maritime Affairs of The Hong Kong Polytechnic University. Sichuan academic and technical leaders reserve candidate, Sichuan overseas high-level talents. INFORMS, the institute for Industrial and Applied Mathematics, and the INFORMS, IEEE Member, IWRA Member. He has presided over more than 10 projects, including the National Natural Science Foundation of China, humanities and Social Science Projects of the Ministry of Education, China Postdoctoral Science Foundation, Sichuan Social Science Projects, Sichuan Soft Science Projects, And Sichuan University Social Science Outstanding Youth Fund. INFORMS Journal on Computing, Energy Policy, Journal of Hydrology, Resources, Conversation & Recycling, and International Journal of Approximate Reasoning.He has published two English monographs in Springer press.