General Chair:

Prof. Dr. Madjid Tavana

Professor and Distin guished Chair of Business Analytics Chairman of the Business Systems and Analytics Department
La Salle University ● Philadelphia, Pennsylvania  19141 ● USA
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International Journal of Management and Decision Making
International Journal of Applied Decision Sciences
International Journal of Knowledge Engineering and Data Mining
International Journal of Strategic Decision Sciences
International Journal of Enterprise Information Systems
International Journal of Communication Networks and Distributed Systems

Dr. Madjid Tavana is Professor and Lindback Distinguished Chair of Business Analytics at La Salle University, where he serves as Chairman of the Business Systems and Analytics Department. He also holds an Honorary Professorship in Business Information Systems at the University of Paderborn in Germany.  Dr. Tavana is Distinguished Research Fellow at the Kennedy Space Center, the Johnson Space Center, the Naval Research Laboratory at Stennis Space Center, and the Air Force Research Laboratory. He was recently honored with the prestigious Space Act Award by NASA. He holds an MBA, PMIS, and PhD in Management Information Systems and received his Post-Doctoral Diploma in Strategic Information Systems from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania. He has published 12 books and over 250 research papers in international scholarly academic journals.  He is the Editor-in-Chief of Decision Analytics, International Journal of Applied Decision Sciences, International Journal of Management and Decision Making, International Journal of Communication Networks and Distributed Systems, International Journal of Knowledge Engineering and Data Mining, International Journal of Strategic Decision Sciences and International Journal of Enterprise Information Systems.

Prof.Tao-Sheng Wang

Hunan International Economics University,China

Tao-Sheng Wang is a doctor, professor of Applied Economics (International Trade Direction), specialist of General Office of the State Council, director of Chinese Society of World Economy, Vice Chairman of the Expert Committee of China Association of Trade in Service, master tutor. He is the dean of School of Business of Hunan International Economics University, chief expert of the provincial-level social science key research base. He is also foregoer of provincial-level key construction course ‘International Trade’, provincial-level teaching team ‘International Trade’, provincial-level characteristic specialty ‘International Economics and Trade‘. His main research areas are international economic and trade theory and policy; institutional innovation and international trade; international competitive advantage and competitive strategy.

Programme Chair:

Prof. Dr.Srikanta Patnaik

Department of Computer Science and EngineeringFaculty of Engineering and Technology
SOA University, Bhubaneswar- 751030 ORISSA

Dr. Srikanta Patnaik is a Professor in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering, SOA University, Bhubaneswar, India. He has received his Ph. D. (Engineering) on Computational Intelligence from Jadavpur University, India in 1999 and supervised 12 Ph. D. theses and more than 30 M. Tech theses in the area of Machine Intelligence, Soft Computing Applications and Re-Engineering. Dr. Patnaik has published more than 60 research papers in international journals and conference proceedings. He is author of 2 text books and edited 12 books and few invited book chapters, published by leading international publisher like Springer-Verlag, Kluwer Academic, etc.. Dr. Patnaik was the Principal Investigator of TAPTEC project “Building Cognition for Intelligent Robot” sponsored by All India Council for Technical Education, New Delhi and Major Research Project “Machine Learning and Perception using Cognition Methods” sponsored by University Grant Commission. He is the Editors-in-Chief ofInternational Journal of Information and Communication Technology and International Journal of Computational Vision and Robotics published from Inderscience Publishing House,England and also Editors-in-chief of Book Series on “Modeling and Optimization in Science and Technology” published from Springer, Germany.

Prof.Dr. Andrew W. H. Ip

University of Saskatchewan, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Canada

Prof. Andrew W. H. Ip received his PhD from Loughborough University (U.K.), MBA from Brunel University (U.K.), MSc in Industrial Engineering from Cranfield University (U.K.), and LLB (Hons) from the University of Wolverhampton (U.K.). Dr Ip was awarded in 2015 “Gold Medal with the Congratulations of Jury” and “Thailand Award for Best International Invention” in the 43rd International Exhibition of Geneva, and he was awarded the “Natural Science Award ” in 2013 Ministry of Education Higher Education Outstanding Scientific Research Output Awards by the Ministry of Education of Mainland China. Dr. Ip is visiting professor of Civil Aviation University of China, South China Normal University, University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, and Honorary Fellow of the University Warwick, Warwick Manufacturing Group. He is Professor Emeritus and adjunct professor of Mechanical Engineering, University of Saskatchewan and principal research fellow of the Hong Kong Polytechnic University. He is a chartered engineer, senior member of IEEE and member of Hong Kong Institution of Engineers, and members of various professional bodies in mechanical and electrical engineering. He is Editor in Chief of the journal of Enterprise Information System (SCI index), Taylor & Francis; Founder & Editor in Chief of International Journal of Engineering Business Management (ESCI & SCOPUS index), SAGE.

Publication Chair:

Prof.Dr. Vipul JAIN

Victoria Business School, Victoria University of Wellington,New Zealand

Dr Vipul Jain is a Senior Lecturer in Operations and Supply Chain Management atVictoria Business School, Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand. He has also worked as a French Government researcher for the French National Institute for Research in Computer Science and Control at Nancy, France, and was also involved in theEuropean project I* PROMS (Innovative Production Machines and Systems) from UK. Vipul has more than 85 archival publications to his credit in high impact factorjournals, as well as conference papers and books chapters, is the Editor-in-Chief of International Journal of Intelligent Enterprise, and an Editorial Board member forseven international journals. Vipul is ranked 7th in India in a list of top 20 Indian leading academicians publishing in the area of Logistics and Supply Chain management in an exhaustive study entitled “Analysis of the Logistics research in India- white paper (2012), pp.1-11” conducted by researchers from Institute of Transport Logistics, Dortmund University, Institute for Supply Chain and Network Management, TechnischeUniversität Darmstadt, and University of Münster, Germany. Vipul is involved as a scientific and advisory committee member for various international conferences. He was the Programme Coordinator for the Masters in Industrial Engineering Programme at IIT Delhi, and has been actively involved in conducting Management Development Programmes/Training Programmes for Senior Managers andExecutives of Public and Private Organisations in India on various issues and challenges encountered in Operations, Logistics, and Supply Chain Management.

International Committee Chairs

Prof. Wenlong Xiao, Zhejiang University of Technology, China.

Prof. Massimiliano M. Schiraldi,University of Rome Tor Vergata, Rome, Italy

Prof. Tsai,University of Electronic Science and Technology of China Zhongshan Institute, China

Prof. Justin Zhang,University of North Florida, USA

International Advisory Chair Members:

Dr. WU Chun Ho, Jack

The Hang Seng University of Hong Kong

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Dr Wu excels in his role with The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) as a researcher with more than a decade of professional experience. Having held numerous roles with the university previously, his expertise precedes him. Previously, he was a project fellow for the RFID Solutions Laboratory, and a visiting lecturer for the Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering, PolyU, and the Department of Supply Chain and Information Management, Hang Seng Management College.

Over the years, Dr Wu worked closely with many industrial partners such as Towngas Telecommunications Co Ltd, Leo Paper Bags Manufacturing (1982) Ltd, Dr Kids Education Group Ltd, and Photon Int. Ltd, to support and contribute to the formulation of their business strategies, operations improvement and new product development. Dr Wu was the recipient of the Big Data Analysis Award from the China & Hong Kong Enterprise Market Development Association in 2014, and the Best Reviewer Award for a journal entitled Internet Research in 2016. In 2015, his biographical profile has been selected for inclusion in the Marquis Who's Who in the World(R) 2016.

Dr Wu holds a Bachelor of Engineering in Industrial and Systems Engineering, and a PhD in Manufacturing and Industrial Engineering. He also holds a six sigma black belt certification from the Hong Kong Society of Quality and he contributes regularly to research papers in the areas of Internet of Things, Engineering Optimisation and Business Intelligence. In collaboration with several scholars at PolyU, Tianjin University, Sun Yat-sen University, The University of York, etc, his project works and research outcomes have been presented in 10+ international conferences and published in 30+ international refereed journals, such as Information Science, Internet Research, Expert Systems with Applications, Enterprise Information Systems, Industrial Management and Data Systems. He is also one of the authors of IoT: The Basic, Applications and Case Studies (in Chinese; ISBN: 978-986-925-960-6), and System Design and Technology of Biomedical Internet of Things (in Chinese; ISBN: 978-986-84784-7-3).

To stay at the top of his field, Dr Wu is a member of IEEE and the British Machine Vision Association & Society for Pattern Recognition, and a senior member of the Hong Kong Society of Quality. Additionally, Dr Wu serves on the editorial boards of the International Journal of Engineering Business Management, and Enterprise Information Systems. As he looks to the future, Dr Wu intends to continue researching in the field of smart logistics and manufacturing.

Prof.Dr. Kris Law

Deakin University, Australia

Dr. Kris Law is currently the Associate Professor in Engineering Management and Education, in the School of Engineering, Deakin University, Australia. She also holds a Docentship (adjunct professorship) in the Department of Industrial Engineering and Management, Oulu University in Finland.

Dr. Law obtained her PhD in Organization Learning and MPhil in Machining Processes as well a first degree in Industrial Engineering, at the City University of Hong Kong. She undertook a post-doctoral research scholarship in the National Taiwan University on a regional high-tech industry study and took up a visiting researcher position at the Graduate Institute of Industrial Engineering, National Taiwan University (2009-2011).

Her expertise lies in Organizational Learning and Development (OLD), Technological Innovation and Entrepreneurship (TIE), Engineering Education, and Smart Industrial Initiatives (SII). She has been invited as a visiting scholar in different countries, such as Taiwan, Thailand and Europe (Finland and Slovenia), and has been active as a professional OL consultant promoting project-based action learning (PAL) in high-tech organizations.

Her publications including books, book chapters and journal articles (SCI and SSCI indexed).

Prof. Dr. Isaac Kofi Mensah

School of Economics and Management, Jiangxi University of Science and Technology

Dr. Isaac Kofi Mensah is an Associate Professor at the School of Economics and Management, Jiangxi University of Science and Technology, Ganzhou, Jiangxi, China. He is also the Founder and President of the Africa-Asia Dialogue Network (AADN), a Think Tank for global research and advocacy. He received his Ph.D. in Public Administration from the School of Management, Harbin Institute of Technology, Harbin, Heilongjiang, China. He received a Post Graduate Certificate in Public Administration (CPA) from the Ghana Institute of Management and Public Administration (GIMPA), Accra, Ghana. He got his Master’s Degree from Hunan University located in Hunan Province, Changsha, China, and Bachelor’s Degree from the University of Ghana, Accra, Ghana. He has diverse and multidisciplinary research interests due to his constant quest for new knowledge and contribution to the academic discourse as a researcher. Some of his research interests include human resource management, entrepreneurship, China’s Belt and Road Initiative (BRI), e-government, local e-government, local government, e-voting, electronic banking/business/commerce, and cross-border e-commerce. He has published a number of research papers in reputable international journals with high indexing such as SSCI and EI.

Dr. Muhammad Ibrar

Dr. Muhammad Ibrar is a Ph.D scholar of Public Administration, in School of Management, Harbin Institute of Technology, Harbin, P.R China. Before commencing his doctoral research, he worked as a lecturer in Government Postgraduate College Dargai Malakand. He received his post-graduation degree in Sociology from the University of Agriculture, Peshawar, Pakistan. Currently his research area is CPEC transportation and policy making.

Co-Organising Chair:

Silai Zhou
Founder of IRNet ,China


Bin Hu
Co-founder and contacting chair of IRNet ,China

Program Committee:

Apolloni, Bruno, Università degli Studi di Milano, Italy

Chen, Shyi-Ming, National Taiwan University of Science and Technology, Taiwan

Coulibaly, Yahaya, University Technology Malaysia, Malaysia

Cui, Zhihua, Taiyuan University of Science and Technology, China

Das, B.K., Government of India, India

Davis, Joseph, The University of Sydney, Australia

De La Escalera Hueso, Arturo, Universidad Carlos III de Madrid, Spain

El Mohajir, Mohammed, Dhar Mahraz University, Morocco

Hao Wang, State Key Laboratory of Rolling and Automation, Northeastern University, China

Hessami, Ali, Vega Systems, UK

Hsu, Yen-Tseng, National Taiwan University of Science and Technology, Taiwan

Jain, Lakhmi C., Bournemouth University, UK

Jain, Sanjay, National University of Singapore, Singapore

Jinwen Wu,South China Normal University (SCNU), China

Junjie Lv, University of Wuhan Polytechnic, China

Jun Tao, Jianghan University, China

Khatua, Chidananda, Intel Corporation Inc., USA

Kiper, Ayse, Middle East Technical University, Turkey

Kris Law,Deakin University, Australia

Kohout, Ladislav J., Florida State University, USA

Koukam, Abderrafiaa, Université de Technologie de Belfort Montbéliard, France

Langari, Reza, Texas A&M University, USA

Liu, Feng, Wuhan University, China

Liang Zong, Shaoyang University, China

Ma, Maode, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore

Mahalik, N. P., California State University, Fresno, USA

Mahapatra, Rabi N, Texas A&M University, USA

Misra, Subhas C., IIT Kanpur, India

Mitra, Pabitra, Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur, India

Na Dong, Tianjin University, China

Phillips-Wren, Gloria, Loyola University Maryland, USA

Reddy, P. Krishna, International Institute of Information Technology, India

Serhani, M. Adel, United Arab Emirates University, United Arab Emirates

Shafazand, M. Hassan, Shahid Bahonar University of Kerman, Iran

Shan, Tony C., Wachovia Bank, USA

Tongliang Fan, China Maritime Police Academy, China

Wei Wei, Xi’an University. of Tech, China

Xilang Tang, Airforce Engineering University,China

Xilong Qu,Hunan University of Finance and Economics,China

Xu Zezhong, Changzhou Institute of Technology, China

Important Dates

Conference Date:

20-21 September,2019

Last Date of Paper Submission:

15 September, 2019

Notification of Acceptance:

18 September,2019

Camera Ready Submission Due:

30 September,2019

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1. All submitted papers MUST be written in English.
2. Any submission must not have been, or will not be published elsewhere or submitted to another conference before the review notification date of this conference.
3. All submissions will be peer-reviewed based on originality, technical quality and presentation.
4. Each paper should be at least 4 pages or longer.
5. To complete the paper plan in advance and expand the scale of the meeting, ICDSM2019 encourages you to recommend more manuscripts
6. Article repetition rate cannot be higher than 18%, otherwise it will be rejected directly.
7. If you have a brilliant contribution in Information and Communication Technology area, and willing to serve as a TPC/Keynote Speaker, Please send your CV via email .
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