Best article awarded to IE graduate students

Dr. Awwad receiving award

Published October 16, 2018

Dr. Awwad accompanied by two students, Aniket Marathe and Gutham Sekar, from his IE 500: Supply chain class attended and presented at the 3rd annual North American Industrial Engineering and Operations Management (IEOM) International Conference in Washington DC during the last week of September. 

Dr. Awwad had his students submit six papers to this conference on topics related to supply chain and logistics. All papers were accepted and were presented at the conference.  The paper entitled “Blockchain for Efficient Management of Supply Chain," was awarded the best article award in the supply chain track.

Congratulations to Mohamed Awwad, Sohit Reddy Kalluru, Varun Kazhana Airpulli, Madhubala Santosh Zambre, Aniket Marathe and Prasham Jain on their award, as well as  to all of the IE Graduate Students in IE 500 on their accepted submissions for the conference. 

Attandance to this national conference was made possible through the generous support of the ISE department and chair.