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Call for Papers – 12th Annual Industrial Engineering and Operations Management Conference in Istanbul, March 7-10, 2022

  • 1.  Call for Papers – 12th Annual Industrial Engineering and Operations Management Conference in Istanbul, March 7-10, 2022

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    Dear Colleagues:

    IEOM Society International is organizing the 12th Annual International Conference on Industrial Engineering and Operations Management in Istanbul, Turkey during March 7-10, 2022. Host is Kadir Has University, in collaboration with Sabancı University. 

    We are planning for an onsite event; however, there will be online option since we are uncertain about the global pandemic situation.

    We hope you can submit a paper and join the conference. Full papers will be indexed in SCOPUS and EBSCO. 

    We look forward to seeing you at the 12th Annual IEOM Istanbul Conference. 


    The Organizing Committee
    12th Annual IEOM Istanbul Conference
    Website: Istanbul 2022

    Submission site:

    Honorary Chair: Dr. Gündüz Ulusoy. Emeritus Professor of Industrial Engineering, Sabancı University, Tuzla, Istanbul, Turkey 

    Conference Chairs: Dr. Zeki Ayag, Professor, Department of Industrial Engineering, Kadir Has University, Istanbul, Turkey and Dr. Ahad Ali, Associate Professor and Director of Industrial Engineering, Lawrence Technological University, Michigan, USA 

    Program Chair: Dr. Kemal Kılıç, Associate Professor of Industrial Engineering, Sabancı University, Tuzla, Istanbul, Turkey 

    Global Engineering Education Chair: Dr. Ali Rıza Kaylan, Emeritus Professor of Industrial Engineering, Boğaziçi University, Istanbul, Turkey 

    Women in Industry and Academia Chair: Dr. Funda Sivrikaya Şerifoğlu, Istanbul Aydin University and TULIP Leadership Improvement Program, Istanbul, Turkey 

    The 12th Annual International Conference on Industrial Engineering and Operations Management
    Istanbul, Turkey, March 8 - 10, 2022
    Host and Venue: Kadir Has University, in collaboration with Sabancı University 

    Website: Istanbul 2022

    Submission site:

    IEOM Society International, a nonprofit professional organization is organizing the 12th IEOM Annual International Conference to be held in Istanbul, Turkey during March 8-10, 2022. Host and venue is Kadir Has University, Istanbul 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. IEOM has successfully organized previous international conferences in Bangladesh (2010), Malaysia (2011), Turkey (2012), Indonesia (2014), UAE (2015), Orlando (2015), Malaysia (2016), Detroit (2016), Morocco (2017), UK (2017), Bogota (2017), Bandung (2018), Paris (2018), Washington DC (2018), Pretoria (20 18), Bangkok (2019), Toronto (2019), Riyadh (2019), Dubai (2020), Detroit (2020), Harare (2020), Singapore (2020), Sao Paulo (2021), Haiti (2021), Harbin (2021), Rome (2021), Bangalore (2021) and Surakarta (2021). IEOM has more than 150 student chapters and 40 professional chapters in 40 countries. 

    Some of the events and activities that are planned include: keynote, global engineering education, global business management education, global supply chain & logistics, Industry 4.0, industry solutions, women in industry and academia, undergraduate student paper competition, graduate student paper competition, doctoral dissertation competition, masters thesis competition, simulation competition, senior design project competition, undergraduate research competition, high school STEM competition, undergraduate and graduate poster competition, panel sessions, recognition and awards, fellows, IEOM student and professional chapter activities and tours. 

    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. Accepted papers will be published in Proceedings and indexed by SCOPUS and EBSCO. 

    Tracks: Topics covering industrial issues/applications and academic research include, but are not limited to:

    • Artificial Intelligence
    • Automation and Control
    • Business Management
    • Case Studies
    • Computers and Computing
    • Construction Management
    • Data Analytics and Big Data
    • Decision Sciences
    • Defense Management Science
    • Design and Analysis
    • E-Business and E-Commerce
    • Energy
    • Engineering Economy
    • Engineering Education
    • Engineering Management
    • Entrepreneurship and Innovation
    • Facilities Planning and Management
    • Financial Engineering
    • Healthcare Systems
    • Human Factors and Ergonomics
    • IE / OM in Africa, Asia & Europe
    • Industrial Management
    • Information Technology/Information Systems
    • Inventory Management
    • IoT
    • Lean and Six Sigma
    • Logistics Management
    • Material Flow Cost Accounting (MFCA)
    • Modeling and Simulation
    • Occupational Safety and Health (OSH)
    • Operations Management
    • Operations Research
    • Product Design and Development
    • Product Lifecycle Management
    • Production Planning and Management
    • Project Management / Program Management
    • Quality Control and Management
    • Quality Management
    • Reliability and Maintenance
    • Robotics Engineering
    • Sensors and Sensing Systems
    • Service Systems and Service Management
    • Software Testing and Quality Assurance
    • Statistical Process Control
    • Statistics and Empirical Research
    • Supply Chain Management
    • Sustainability and Green Systems
    • Sustainable Manufacturing
    • Sustainable Production
    • Systems Dynamics
    • Systems Engineering
    • Technology Management
    • Total Quality Management
    • Transportation and Traffic
    • Work Design, Measurement and ISO

    Special Tracks

    • Global Engineering Education (GEE)
    • Global Supply Chain and Logistics
    • Industry 4.0
    • Industry Solutions
    • Women in Industry & Academia (WIIA)
    • Panel Sessions on GEE, Industry 4.0, Lean Six Sigma and WIIA
    • Diversity and Inclusion Panel sponsored by Ford Motor Company


    1. Undergraduate Student Paper Competition
    2. Graduate Student Paper Competition
    3. Doctoral Dissertation Competition
    4. Master Thesis Competition
    5. Undergraduate Research Competition
    6. Senior Capstone Design Project Competition
    7. High School STEM Competition
    8. Human Factors and Ergonomics
    9. Simulation Competition
    10. Lean Six Sigma Competition
    11. Supply Chain and Logistic Competition
    12. Poster Competition


    • Abstract/Paper Submission: October 31, 2021
    • Review Feedback: December 15, 2021
    • Registration: January 15, 2021
    • Final Camera Ready Paper: March 1, 2022 (no revision will be allowed after this deadline)
    • Conference: March 7-10, 2022


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


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


    • 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)

    12th Annual International Conference on Industrial Engineering and Operations Management, Istanbul, Turkey, March 7-10, 2022
    Host and Venue: Kadir Has University, in collaboration with Sabancı University