ICIIL 2019 Keynote&Plenary Speakers
Prof. Roberto Montemanni, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Italy
Speech Title: Machine Learning, Algorithms and Logistics (Click here for abstract)
Biography: Roberto Montemanni is full professor of operations research at the University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Italy. He also acts as an external research advisor at the Dalle Molle Institute for Artificial Intelligence, University of Lugano, Switzerland. He obtained a Laurea degree in Computer Science from the University of Bologna, Italy and a Ph.D. in Applied Mathematics from the University of Glamorgan, UK. He has been administrating grants for millions of Euros and leading basic and applied research projects both at national and international levels. His main research interests are in the fields of mathematical modeling, algorithms and machine learning, with applications mainly in transportations, logistics and bioinformatics.
Prof. Sherif Ishak, Louisiana State University, USA
Speech Title: Developing a Crash Risk Index and Detecting Driver’s Engagement in Secondary Tasks from Driving Behavior Attributes and Socioeconomic Characteristics: A Naturalistic Driving Study (Click here for abstract)
Biography: Dr. Ishak is a professor in the Civil and Environmental Engineering Dept at LSU. He received his B.S. degree in civil engineering from Cairo University, Egypt, and both M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in civil engineering from the University of Central Florida, prior to joining LSU in 2001. His research area includes traffic operation and control, traffic safety, and applications of intelligent transportation systems. Since joining LSU, he served as a PI or co-PI on research projects, funded by state agencies (Louisiana Transportation Research Center (LTRC)/Department of Transportation and Development and Louisiana Board of Regents) and federal agencies (National Science Foundation and USDOT). He is also the founder of the Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS) lab at LTRC and the LSU driving simulator. Dr. Ishak is a member of two TRB Committees on Freeway Operations, and Artificial Intelligence and Advanced Computing. He serves as the ITE student chapter advisor at LSU, a board member of GRITS (Gulf Region Intelligent Transportation Society), a member of the Editorial Board of the International Journal of Traffic and Transportation Engineering, and an associate editor for the Canadian Journal of Civil Engineering.
Prof. Khair S. Jadaan, University of Jordan, Jordan
Speech Title: Roadway Safety Network Screening (Click here for abstract)
Biography: Dr Khair Jadaan is a Professor of Transportation Engineering at the University of Jordan. He has over 48 years of academic and consultancy experience in various developed and developing countries including UK (where he earned two postgraduate degrees), USA, Germany, New Zealand, Kuwait, Iraq and Jordan. Khair taught several undergraduate and postgraduate transportation engineering courses and supervised many theses. His main research interests are road safety, environmental impacts of transport and road pricing (many with applications to developing countries). He has published over 160 scientific papers in international Journals and conferences and is a member of the Editorial Board of three international journals.Prof Jadaan has over 30 years of teaching and research experience at Universities of Leeds (England), Bradford (England), California Berkeley and UOI at Urbana-Champaign (USA), Canterbury and Auckland (New Zealand), Baghdad (Iraq), Kuwait, Univ. of Jordan, and Al-Isra (Private University / Jordan) in addition to 12 years as a Senior Advisor with the Arab Fund for Economic and Social Development (AFESD).
Assoc. Prof. Jagienka Rześny Cieplińska, WSB University in Gdansk, Poland
Speech Title: Supply Chain Management and Lean Concepts: Benefits for the Logistics Activities (Click here for abstract)
Biography: Jagienka Rześny-Cieplińska is a professor in WSB University in Gdansk, Faculty of Economy. Her research focus on the role of organizers of transport in economy, logistics aspect of transport processes and different aspects of enterprises functioning.
She is strongly experienced in teaching. Currently she teaches “Supply Logistics”, “Supply Chain Management”, “Logistics Services Outsourcing”, but previously she also focused on “Accounting”, “Enterprises Functioning”, “Analytical research in companies”, and “Freight Forwarding” and “Transportation”.
She has published over several dozen papers in the fields of Transportation, Logistics, Entrepreneurship. She has participated in numerous scientific conferences, a board member and organizer of several scientific conferences.
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