Manufacturing and Production Management

The Manufacturing and Production Management track focuses on contemporary research topics in production and distribution. Technology enabled Industrial evolution (Industry 3.0-4.0) has brought new opportunities for the research community. Key areas of interest within this track include (but are not limited to):

  • Additive Manufacturing
  • Cyber Physical Systems
  • Technology Management
  • Sustainable Manufacturing
  • Capacity Management
  • Aggregate Planning
  • Inventory Management in Manufacturing Operations
  • Lean/Six Sigma Process Management

We also encourage research topics that study the interface of manufacturing and production management with other areas such as supply chain management, finance, information systems, accounting, entrepreneurship, global business, organization behavior and human resource management.

Important Dates:

Please Note: The deadlines for submissions have been extended.  The new deadlines are:

  • Full Paper Deadline: May 26, 2019
  • Abstract Deadline: June 15, 2019
  • Panel Proposal Deadline: June 15, 2019
  • Workshop Proposal Deadline: June 15, 2019
  • Award Competition Deadline: June 15, 2019

All deadlines are final as of 12 midnight Central Standard Time (Houston)

07/01/2019    Authors Notified of Paper Acceptance Decision

09/01/2019    Full Paper Revisions Resubmission

09/15/2019    Conference Registration Deadline