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Call for Papers – 3rd South American IEOM Paraguay Conference, July 19-21, 2022

  • 1.  Call for Papers – 3rd South American IEOM Paraguay Conference, July 19-21, 2022

    Posted 14 days ago

    Dear Colleague:

    We hope you are doing well. I would like to invite you to submit a paper or abstract at the 3rd South American International Conference on Industrial Engineering and Operations Management in Asuncion, Paraguay, July 19-21, 2022. Host: Asuncion National University, Paraguay. You can deliver your presentation via zoom.

    We look forward to seeing you at the IEOM Paraguay Conference.


    The Organizing Committee
    Submission Site:


    Third South American International Industrial Engineering and Operations Management Conference
    Asuncion, Paraguay, July 19-21, 2022 - Virtual
    Host: Asuncion National University, Paraguay  


    IEOM Society International, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit professional organization is the Third South American International Conference on Industrial Engineering and Operations Management in Asuncion, Paraguay during May 10-12, 2022. IEOM has become a premier international platform and forum for academics, researchers, scientists and practitioners to exchange ideas and provide insights into the latest developments and advancements in the fields of Industrial Engineering and Operations Management. After having successfully organized previous international conferences in Dhaka (2010), Kuala Lumpur (2011), Istanbul (2012), Bali (2014), Dubai (2015), Orlando (2015), Kuala Lumpur (2016), Detroit (2016), Rabat (2017), Bristol, UK (2017), Bogota (2017),  Bandung (2018), Paris (2018), Washington DC (2018), Pretoria (2018), Bangkok (2019), Pilsen (2019), Toronto (2019), Riyadh (2019), Dubai (2020), Detroit (2020), Harare (2020), Singapore (2021), Sao Paulo (2021), Haiti (2021), Harbin (2021), Rome (2021), Bangalore (2021), Surakarta (2021), Monterrey (2021), Istanbul (2021) and Nigeria (2021).

    Authors can submit full paper(s) or abstract(s) only. IEOM Society encourages to submit full paper(s). All full papers will be subjected to double peer review. IEOM Papers are indexed in SCOPUS.


    • Sumihiro Takaoka, President, Sumi S.A. President, Japan Paraguay Chamber of Commerce
    • Professor Duc Truong Pham, Chance Professor of Engineering, Director of Research, Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Birmingham, Birmingham B15 2TT United Kingdom
    • Sérgio Shimura, Federal Institute of Education, Science and Technology of São Paulo, Brazil
    • Claudio Vierci, Director-Presidente, Vierci Development, Paraguay
    • Clinton AIGBAVBOA, Professor, Department of Construction Management and Quantity Surveying, University of Johannesburg, South Africa
    • Jill Hosmer- Jolley PhD, MBA, Neurodiversity Accessibility Consultant, MBA Faculty, California State University, Monterey Bay, Management coaching. DEI. CSR. HR. OB., Monterey, California, USA
    • Samuel Wiens Bartel, Profesor, Universitario para Liderazgo y Desarrollo Personal, Paraguay

    Tracks (but not limited to)

    • Artificial Intelligence (AI)
    • Business and Management Education
    • Business Management
    • Construction Management
    • Data Analytics and Big Data
    • Decision Sciences
    • Design
    • E-Business and E-Commerce
    • Energy and Resource Efficiency
    • Engineering Education
    • Entrepreneurship and Innovation
    • Facilities Planning and Management
    • Financial Engineering
    • Global Engineering Education
    • Healthcare Systems
    • Human Factors and Ergonomics
    • IE & OM in Americas
    • Industry 4.0
    • Industry Solutions/ Industry Best Practices
    • Inventory Management
    • Information Technology & Information System
    • Knowledge Management
    • Lean and Six Sigma
    • Logistics, Transport and Traffic
    • Manufacturing
    • Modeling and Simulation
    • Operations Management
    • Operations Research
    • Product Development
    • Production Planning and Control
    • Project Management
    • Quality Engineering and Control
    • Reliability and Maintenance
    • Service Systems and Engineering
    • Supply Chain Management
    • Sustainability and Green Systems
    • Sustainable Manufacturing
    • Systems Engineering
    • Technology Management
    • Waste Management
    • Work Design, Measurement and ISO

    Special Tracks   

    • Global Engineering Education
    • Global Supply Chain and Logistics
    • Industry 4.0 / Industry Solutions
    • Women in Industry & Academia (WIIA)
    • Diversity and Inclusion Panel Sponsored by Ford Motor Company


    • Doctoral and Masters' Thesis Competition
    • Graduate Student Paper Competition
    • High School STEM Project Competition
    • Human Factors and Ergonomics Competition
    • Lean Six Sigma Competition
    • Senior Design Project Competition
    • Simulation Competition
    • Supply Chain and Logistics Competition
    • Undergraduate Research Competition
    • Undergraduate Student Paper Competition

    Conference Chairs

    • Jorge Kurita, Research Faculty, Department of Industrial Engineering, Asuncion National University, Paraguay
    • Ahad Ali, Associate Professor and Director of IE Program, Lawrence Technological University, Michigan, USA

    Program Chairs

    • Vitor M. Caldana, IFSP – Instituto Federal de São Paulo – Campus Sorocaba, SP, Brazil
    • Don Reimer, LTU, Michigan, USA

    Sponsors / Corporate Partners

    • Cintas Corporation
    • Eaton
    • EFR Certification
    • Ford Motor Company
    • Tooling Tech Group

    University Partners / Affiliate Universities

    • Asuncion National University, Paraguay
    • Lawrence Technological University
    • Wayne State University
    • Binghamton University, The State University of New York (SUNY), USA
    • Chiang Mai University, Thailand
    • EMI, Mohammed V University, Rabat, Morocco
    • Florida Polytechnic University
    • Prince Sultan University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
    • Universitas Sebelas Maret, Surakarta, Indonesia
    • Universite De Lorraine, Nancy cedex – France
    • Universiti Tun Hussein Onn Malaysia (UTHM)
    • University of Derby, UK
    • University of Monterrey, Mexico
    • University of New Brunswick at Fredericton, Canada
    • University of the District of Columbia (UDC), Washington, DC, USA

    Organization Partners

    • African Engineering Education Association (AEES)
    • BKSTI: Agency for Cooperation of Higher Education of Industrial Engineering, Indonesia
    • CATME, Purdue University
    • Indian Institute of Industrial Engineering (IIIE)
    • International Federation of Engineering Education Societies (IFEES)
    • Pakistan Society of Industrial Engineers (PSIE)
    • Robofest
    • Society of Cost and Quality Engineers (SCQE)
    • The lean mag
    • Operations Excellence Society

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