Fifth Annual World Conference of the Society for Industrial and Systems Engineering - October 2016

The Society for Industrial and Systems Engineering will be holding its Fifth Annual World Conference from October 13 through October 14, 2016. The conference will be held at The DoubleTree By Hilton at Newark-Fremont.Conference ChairsJeffrey FernandezJFAssociates Inc., USAAnand SubramanianJFAssociates Inc., USADaryl SantosBinghamton University, USASalvador NoriegaUniversidad Autonoma de Cd. Juarez, MexicoCall for Contributed PapersIndividuals interested in presenting their research/case study must submit an abstract of no more than 350-words in English before July 30, 2016 by registering at our website (Click on create an account on the left navigation menu). The abstracts should be submitted on the web. All abstracts will be reviewed by the Conference Advisory Committee and authors will be notified via email before August 15, 2016.Student Paper AwardInterested students are encouraged to submit their abstracts with a cover letter indicating their interests in the student paper award, letter from advisor/professor indicating contribution towards the research, and proof of student status (undergraduate or graduate) to a Conference Chair by July 30, 2016. Papers with the student as the sole author or with only one faculty advisor as the registered co-author will be considered for the Student Award.Conference ProceedingsAll submitted articles or abstracts will be published in the conference proceedings in CD-format, which will be available at the conference. The conference program with a brief abstract for each article will be available before and at the conference. Revised and expanded version of selected papers registered and presented at the conference will be considered for publications in future.